Training Webinar - Engaging with the media: reaching beyond academia
28 September 2017
Public Engagement - training
Taylor and Francis are hosting a free webinar on October 12th at 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BST for academics who are looking to learn more about engaging with the media including how and why they should. Please feel free to forward this over to anyone who may find it useful!
The webinar will provide insight and guidance from our expert panel on, including:
- Advice on engaging with the media in the era of "fake news"
- Tips on how to communicate with the press
- How to get research into the media
There will also be the opportunity to ask questions to our panelists during the live webinar. Our guest speakers represent key global media organisations, including:
Caroline Southey, The Conversation Africa Caroline is Editor of The Conversation Africa, an independent source of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public.
Lyndal Byford, Australian Science Media Centre Lyndal is the Acting CEO at the Australian Science Media Centre. She spends her days turning complex science papers into digestible research to help mainstream news journalists cover science.
Fran Abrams, Education Media Centre
Fran is Joint CEO of the UK-based Education Media Centre, a charity set up to improve the public and media understanding of research and evidence.
Register for the webinar: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8029297296315555842
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