2019

Highlights

Keynote #1 by Thomas Hayden, director of Stanford University’s graduate program in environmental communication

Keynote #2 by Sarah Gustavus, Mountain West Regional Manager with Solutions Journalism Network

Panels/Breakouts:

  • New Models of Science Communication
  • Using Improv to Sharpen Science Communication Skills
  • Bringing Science to the People
  • Expanding Your SciComm Toolkit

Venues: Huston-Tillotson University, Batch Craft Beers & Kolaches

Sponsors: Huston-Tillotson University’s Department of Natural Sciences, Texas A&M University Press, District Distilling Co.

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2018

Highlights

Keynote by David Biello, Science Curator of the TED Conferences

Panels/Breakouts:

  • So You Want to Publish a Book?
  • Unconventional Science Communication
  • PIOs Outside the Box: New Audiences, New Ways to Reach Them
  • How to Pitch Your Stories to Editors
  • Using Improv to Sharpen Science Communication Skills (an interactive workshop)
  • The Challenges of Reporting on Energy and the Environment in our Region

Venues: Huston-Tillotson UniversityArt.Science.Gallery

Sponsors: National Association of Science Writers, Texas A&M University Press, Huston-Tillotson University’s Department of Natural Sciences, Art.Science.Gallery, Skout, Warren Dunn/Deb Mansfield Design, Red’s Porch, Serendipity Wines

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