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Communicating Science Workshops

AAAS workshops help to provide scientists and engineers with tools for effectively communicating complex scientific information to journalists, policymakers and the public.

Participants discuss an example of a miniature, memorable and meaningful message during a AAAS Science Communication and Public Engagement Fundamentals workshop at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Participants discuss an example of a miniature, memorable and meaningful message during a AAAS Science Communication and Public Engagement Fundamentals workshop at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Photo credit: Angela Ayers/Georgia Institute of Technology

AAAS Communicating Science workshops, developed by the Center for Public Engagement with Science and Technology, are specifically designed to address the needs of scientists and engineers to communicate scientific or technical information in a variety of public and professional interactions.

Through discussion, self-reflection, small group work, and practice sessions, workshops focus on the importance of effective communication that clearly conveys scientific concepts. We encourage workshop participants to think about how content applies to their own work and future communication opportunities.

Workshop module options include Science Communication and Public Engagement Fundamentals, Engaging the Public with Social Media and Engaging Policymakers. Learn more about our workshops on the About Communicating Science Workshops page.

Read what participants think about our workshops on our Testimonials and Evaluations page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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