Schedule of Events

***All events will be held in Weill Hall, room 226 at Cornell University***

Day 1 (Thursday, May 21, 2015)

9:00 am Breakfast

9:30 am Introduction

10:00 am  Improv + crafting your message - Lesley Yorke

10:30 am Session 1: Engaging diverse audiences: telling a scientific story

Gustave Axelson

Miyoko Chu

Johanna Congleton

Melissa Osgood

12:00 pm  Pop talks #1

12:15 pm Lunch

1:00 pm Pop talks #2

1:15 pm  Session 2: The writing process & mechanics

Bruce Lewenstein

2:45 pm Pop talks #3

3:00 pm  Writing prompt + open workshop

4:00 pm  Keynote speaker -  Roald Hoffmann

5:00 pm  Dinner

Day 2 (Friday, May 29, 2015)

9:00 am Breakfast

9:30 am  Pop talks #4

9:45 am  Session 3: Accessing broader audiences using multimedia & the web

Donna DiBartolomeo

Karen Rodriguez

Molly Webster

11:15 am  Pop talks #5

11:30 am  Session 4: Careers in science communication

Sarah Evanega

Susanna Kohler

Joe Palca

Chris Schaffer

1:00 pm  Lunch

2:00 pm Expert review of attendee writing

4:00 pm Twitter tutorial  - Steven Strogatz

4:30 pm  Closing remarks

5:00 pm  Hors d'oeuvres