Event Program

Keynote Lecture - Danielle N Lee

Day 1: Saturday – August 25, 2018

8:00 am

Check-in & Breakfast

8:45 – 9:15 am

Opening Remarks

9:15 – 10:15 am

Panel 1:  "Breaking Up with the Bench"

Panelists: 

  • Jay Goodwin
  • Rabiah Mayas
  • Ben Marcus
  • Rob Arthur

10:15 – 10:30 am

Break 

10:30 – 12:30 pm

Workshop Session 1: 

  • Data Visualization -Alessandro Febretti
  • Developing A Communication Plan - Jennifer Caddick
  • Making Your Audience the Main Character in the Narrative of Science -  Chris Bersky

12:30– 1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 - 2:15 pm

Panel 2:  Science Policy

Panelists: 

  • Erika Salomon
  • Tran Nguyen
  • Monica Metzler

2:15 – 2:30 pm

Break 

2:30 – 4:30 pm

Workshop Session 2: 

  • Improv For Presenting Science - Rachael Mason
  • Stand Up -  Tyler Ross
  • Theatrically Speaking -  Byron Stewart

4:30 – 5:30 pm

 

 

Keynote Speaker: Danielle N Lee

Building personal bridges: connecting your science to your communities

 Free and open to the public

 

5:30 pm

Meet and Greet Reception 

Day 2: Sunday – August 26, 2018

8:30 - 9:15 am

Check-in & Breakfast

9:15 – 9:45 am

Pop Talks – Round 1

9:45 – 10:45 am

Panel 3: Novel Outreach In Science

Panelists:

  • Eric Henderson
  • Jim Daley
  • Brian Nord
  • Jennifer Ward

 

10:45 – 11:00 am

Break

11:00 – 11:30 am

Pop Talks - Round 2

11:30 – 12:15 pm

Lunch

12:15 – 2:15 pm

Workshop Session 3: 

  • Low Budget Video Production: Tips and Tricks for Science Communication -  Sheheryar Ahsan
  • Podcasting -  Greta Johnsen
  • The Craft of Scientific Storytelling -  Elizabeth Lenaghan

2:15– 2:30 pm

Break

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Pop Talks - Round 3

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Write - a - thon

5:00 – 5:30 pm Closing Remarks & Event Wrap Up

*Schedule is subject to change