Presenting science in a way that is compelling takes skill, courage and creativity. In this two-day intensive, participants will work with the best in the business developing an audience-focused approach… amidst the inspiring background of Banff, AB! You will learn to think about your content with the reader in mind. You are asked to arrive with a 5-minute presentation to work on. By the time you leave, you will have a presentation ready to shout from the rooftop! Fresh air, inspiring setting, top faculty, and hands-on help, this course might be the jumpstart you are looking for! This course of part of the Beakerhead Science Communications Program. SCIENCE COMMUNICATIONS: FOCUS ON PRESENTATION SKILLS FACULTY MEMBERS: Dennis Cahill, founding member, Loose Moose Theatre
Trevor Day, associate professor, Mount Royal University, Physiology
Jay Ingram, science broadcaster and writer, co-founder, Beakerhead
Mary Anne Moser, president and co-founder, Beakerhead
Niki Wilson, science writer Syllabus
APPLY Location
This course will be held at the Banff Centre – an inspiring setting for science and creativity. Participants will be staying on campus for this immersive course and taking all meals on campus.
Cost
Course fee: ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. $999
Accommodation (two nights): ………………………………………………………………………. $390
Meals (two breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner, 1 reception): ……………………… $188
TOTAL REGISTRATION FEE: ………………………………………………………………………. $1,577
Scholarships available: …………………………………………………………………………………….. $599
SUBSIDIZED COST: …………………………………………………………………………………………. $978 APPLY