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Wed 6 Nov 2019
09:30 - 13:00

Venue: Postdoc Centre@ Mill Lane, Seminar Room

Provided by: Researcher Development Programme (RDP)


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The Engaged Researcher: Telling Your Research Story

Wed 6 Nov 2019


Whether at a conference, a science festival or in the pub, all scientists need to be able to talk about their work in an engaging and understandable way. This practical, hands-on session will help scientists develop their communication skills, so they are confident talking to diverse audiences in a range of environments.

Target audience

M.Phil, PhD, Post Doc and PEP's


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Wed 6 Nov 2019   09:30 - 13:00 09:30 - 13:00 Postdoc Centre@ Mill Lane, Seminar Room map
Topics covered

Public Engagement


understand what makes someone an engaging speaker be confident judging whether props, slides etc are appropriate, and using them thoughtfully have developed a range of ways to include the audience in a presentation, to make it a two-way interaction be able to handle some common “difficult” situations and audience interactions take away a short (2 min) presentation they have developed and practiced during the session



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