Utah Tech University

Trailblazer Symposium for Research, Innovation, and Creativity

The Symposium is an open, inclusive, public, and free event to attend!


Utah Tech University and the Research Office hosted the 8th Trailblazer Symposium for Research, Innovation, and Creativity, on Friday, April 19th at the UT campus.

The Symposium is a forum to present cutting-edge research, innovation and creative projects in various formats, including talks, posters, performances, and displays


Submit abstracts for the 2024 UT Trailblazer Symposium

Submit 2024 Abstract


2024 Utah Tech Trailblazer Symposium schedule coming soon!


Who's involved

  • UT Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Alumni
  • Regional Community Members

Involved in research, innovation, or creative projects (including practice as research) are invited to submit abstracts to present their work at the Symposium.
Submit your 2024 abstracts
Submit 2024 Abstract


Why do we do it?

  • Celebrate your research accomplishments with family and friends.
  • Step towards receiving a Research Scholar Medal to wear during graduation and keep forever.
  • Network with campus and community. Open doors for possible collaborations & partnerships.


The Symposium fosters collaboration between the campus and community, and build new partnerships within and across academic disciplines. This provides an ideal venue for active scholars at various stages in their careers to network and collaborate. Scholars from all academic disciplines are encouraged to attend to stimulate interdisciplinary discourse and explore the range of academic scholarship beyond the traditional classroom.


Research office

Email: research@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4488

Office: HCC 488