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Presenting Your Research To The Public - Skills Workshop

Overview:
Presenting to the public can be a scary thought, especially for a lot of researchers who's comfort zone is presenting their research at a conference. So how do you communicate your science in an engaging way?

Who should attend:
University of Warwick Research Active Staff (Research-focussed, Teaching-focussed and Research & Teaching contracts) and PhD Students.

This workshop will enable delegates to understand:

  • why storytelling can be an effective tool for engagement
  • body language, vocal use and emotional projection - and why these techniques
  • developing your own short research story in order to practice the techniques

Led by:
Duncan Yellowlees

Further events in the Public Engagement Series 2019/20

Beginners Guide to Public Engagement
25 October 2019, 09.30 - 12.30*, AC01 (Argent Court)

Identifying, Understanding and Engaging the Public
22 November 2019, 09.30 - 12.20*, AC01 (Argent Court)

Evaluating your Public Engagement Activities
24 January 2020, 09.30 - 12.30*, AC01 (Argent Court)

Writing Effective Public Engagement Funding/Grant Applications
28 February 2020, 10.00 - 13.00, AC01 (Argent Court)

Involving and Engaging Patients and Public in Health Research - PPIE
10 March 2020, 09.30 - 12.30, WMS (MTC 0.04/0.06)

Reporting and Evidencing PPIE in Health Research - Using GRIPP2 as a Tool
17 March 2020, 09.30 - 12.30, UHCW (room tbc)

 

Date:
Friday 24 April 2020
THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED

Time:
09.30 - 12.30

Venue:
Humanities Studio

Any questions?

Workshop content:
Alison Phillips
Engagement Co-ordinator

OR

Workshop arrangements:
Jane Cooper
Administrative Assistant, Organisational Development
Ext: 24893