WIE's Training Programme
We aim to produce a programme of training for each term, made up of sessions from us and external experts. To be notified when we release this programme make sure you're signed up to the WIE Network.
If you'd like WIE to run bespoke training for your group, or you have an idea for a session you'd like to see, please get in touch.
Find out about our module in public engagement with IATL hereLink opens in a new window.
Public Engagement Masterclass for students: Short Talk, Lasting Impression
Being able to describe what you do and why is an essential skill and this workshop will help you take your communication to the next level. Science Communicator and previous international 3MT winner Dr Jamie Gallagher will show you how to turn research into the most interesting, engaging and memorable presentation possible. Discover the hints and tips that will make your talk stand out from the crowd and how to banish nerves to give a confident performance.
ObjectivesFollowing this workshop, you should be able to:
- Understand how to turn research into a compelling narrative
- Prepare a high quality, engaging pitch/presentation
- Feel comfortable and confident while delivering talks
- Understand the use of language, body language and visualisation in presenting
About the session lead
Dr Jamie GallagherLink opens in a new windowink opens in a new winLink opens in a new windowis an award-winning freelance communicator and engagement professional with ten years’ experience in the delivery and evaluation of quality engagement projects. Working across dozens of institutions and subject areas he has improved the reach, profile and impact of research engagement in almost every academic discipline.
Book your place here. If you reach a page notifying you that the workshop is fully booked, you can check the booking link later to see if any spaces have freed up due to cancellations.
To be added to an on-the-day waiting list in case of last-minute cancellations or no-shows, please contact Helen Luckhurst at WIE (see our email address at the bottom of this page).