Workshop Program and Logistical Information

ComSciCon 2019 will be hosted at the Qualcomm Institute at University of California, San Diego. Information on the Qualcomm Institute can be found at qi.ucsd.edu.

We're excited to announce the schedule for this year's ComSciCon 2019 National Workshop! 

You can download the Official PDF Program here.

Unless noted, all events take place in Theatre, the main event hall.

Wednesday, July 10

Attendees arrive to San Diego and check into dorms

Thursday, July 11

8:30 AM - Breakfast

9:00 AM - Welcome to ComSciCon!

9:20 AM - Panel 1: Storytelling

    Steven Snyder, Nathan Dappen, Sarita Menon, Maris Wicks

10:50 AM - Coffee Break

11:00 AM - EPoster Session/Icebreaker

12:30 PM - Lunch

1:20 PM - Panel 2: Diversity & Inclusion

    Monica Feliu-Mojer, Jesse Shanahan, Ashanti Davis, Shaun Travers

2:50 PM - Coffee Break

3:10 PM - Business-side/Transferable Skills of SciComm Workshop

4:00 PM - Expert Review / Write-A-Thon + Pitch-Slam

6:00 PM - Careers Dinner

7:15 PM - Tangled Bank Screening

8:45 PM - Return to Dorms

Friday, July 12

8:30 AM - Breakfast

9:00 AM - Panel 3: Mental Health

    Summer Ash, Susanna Harris, Niyatee Sukumaran, Lauren Langbein

10:30 AM - Coffee Break

10:45 AM - Empathy & Controversial Topics Workshop

12:30 PM - Lunch

1:15 PM - Keynote Presentation (Soren Wheeler)

2:30 PM - Science Riot Workshop

5:30 PM- Second Half of Transferable Skills of SciComm Workshop

6:00 PM - Group Photo

6:30 PM - Banquet Dinner

Saturday, July 13

8:30 AM - Breakfast

9:00 AM - ComSciCon Informational Session

10:30 AM - Panel 4: Science Journalism

    Elah Feder, Erik Anderson, Jennifer Ouellette

12:30 PM - Lunch

1:00 PM - Outreach as a Prof Workshop

Bite Scis and Taste of Sci

4:00 PM - Closing Remarks

 

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