Schedule of Events

Here is the schedule of events for ComSciCon-Houston 2017. You can also access the full program here.

Schedule is tentative and subject to change

Day 1: Saturday March 11, 2017

TimeActivityLocation
8:45 - 9:15 AMBreakfast and registrationBrockman 101
9:15 - 9:45 AMIntroduction and short instruction on pop talks
Mohit Kumar Jolly
Brockman 101
9:45 - 10:45 AMKeynote speaker
Ricardo Nuila
Brockman 101
10:45 - 11:00 AMCoffee BreakBrockman 101
11:00 - 12:15 PMScience Writing Panel
Karen Kaplan, Barbara Gastel, and Jade Boyd
Brockman 101
12:15 - 1:15 PMNetworking LunchBrockman Patio
1:15 - 2:30 PMMultimedia Career Panel
Oludurotimi Adetunji, Laurence Yeung, Brianna Rapini, and Sarina Peterson
Brockman 101
2:30 - 2:45 PMCoffee BreakBrockman 101
2:45 - 3:15 PMYour Research Story (Pop Talk to Video Script)
Elizabeth Festa
Brockman 101
3:30 - 4:30 PMIntroduction to Multimedia Video Production
Scott Faulk and Jane Zhao
Walk to DMC
4:30 - 5:00 PMWrap up, outline action items (due Thursday),
decision on breakout session due Thursday
Digital Media
Commons

 

Day 2: Saturday March 18, 2017

TimeActivityLocation
8:45 - 9:15 AMBreakfast and check-inBrockman 101
9:15 - 9:30 AM

Pop talks (10)

Brockman 101
9:30 - 10:45 AMCommunicating Science with Policymakers Panel
Terri Sabella, Ellen Brekenridge, and Rekha Lakshmanan
Brockman 101
10:45 - 11:00 AMCoffee BreakBrockman 101
11:00 - 11:15 AMPop talks (10)Brockman 101
11:15 - 12:30 PMCareers in Science Communication Panel
Neal Lane, Susan Marriott, Scott Solomon, and
R. Michelle Sauer
Brockman 101
12:30 -  1:30 PMNetworking LunchBrockman Patio
1:30 - 1:45 PMPop talks (10)Brockman 101
1:45 - 2:30 PMExpert/ Peer Feedback on 2-Column Script
Elizabeth Festa and Peer Experts
Brockman 101
2:30 - 2:45 PMCoffee BreakWalk to DMC
2:45 - 4:30 PMWhiteboard Animation 101 or Video Production 101
Scott Faulk and Jane Zhao
Digital Media
Commons
4:30 - 5:30 PMWrap-up & Networking ReceptionValhalla