Actions and Detail Panel
Communicate to Inspire - science communication
Wed, March 23, 2016, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM AWST
Do you communicate science to the community? Stakeholders? Policy makers? The media?
The role of a science communicator is complex and multi-faceted. The second Communicate to Inspire will delve into skill development and in-depth discussions to further strengthen the link between science and wider world.
Inspiring Australia has partnered with Australian Science Communicators-WA to bring you a day for science communicators, researchers and science journalists from around Western Australia.
Catriona Jackson, CEO of Science &Technology Australia will be joining us from Canberra to give the keynote address about science communication and policy.
The conference will have two strands of workshops running concurrently:
Keynote speaker Catriona Jackson, CEO of Science Technology Australia talking about science communication and policy
Concurrent Workshop session A:
1. Communicating science to policy makers
2. Innovation, start-up businesses and science
Concurrent workshop session B:
1. Social media and blogging for science
2. Using data to tell a science story
Concurrent workshop session C:
1. Psychology of behaviour change
2. Citizen science: a how to guide
5- 7 pm Networking and National Science Week
*Join Australian Science Communicators for $185 per annum and get $70 off your Communicate to Inspire registration! Join ASC here!
*Ticket includes workshop booklet, all meals and you are invited to join us from 5 - 7 pm for networking time with bar and nibbles