Standing up for Science workshop, Warwick, Friday 14th June - deadline 17 May to apply
26 April 2019
Public Engagement - training
The next Standing up for Science workshop is at the University of Warwick on Friday, 14th June 2019. Join us to find out how to make your voice heard in public debates about science and evidence. Apply now.
This full-day event will be held at the University of Warwick on Friday, 14th June from 10:00 to 17:00.
Meet researchers who have engaged with the media, learn from policymakers about why good evidence is important for them and how researchers can help to inform policy. Respected science journalists will talk about how the media works, how to respond and comment, and what journalists expect from scientists and researchers. Get hints and tips from communications experts on how you can start standing up for science, and find out how to involve the public in communicating research.
FREE for STEM and social science early-career researchers, trainees and medical professionals.
To get your free place you need to apply by 17 May.
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