04 Jun

Science Events Summit

04 Jun 2018 through 05 Jun 2018
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Science Events Summit website

The inaugural Science Events Summit takes place from Monday, June 4, through Tuesday, June 5, with additional before and after events, in St. Petersburg, FL. The event is a continuation of the International Public Science Events Conference (IPSEC) which has convened multiple times since 2011.

The event brings together public science event organizers, evaluators, collaborators, and sponsors. From the website: "Whether you are interested in massive science festivals or small science cafes, high-production stage shows or community-based science experiences, you’ll fit right in at the Summit." Learn more about the event and register on their website.

Stacey Baker, from the AAAS Center for Public Engagement with Science and Technology, will participate in the Watching for Longer Waves panel on Tuesday, June 5, from 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.The panel will discuss adapting to change and consider emerging trends in public engagement events.