Summer Learning Webinar: Using Social Media for Science Communication for Researchers in Vision Science
August 29, 2023, 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
In today's dynamic digital era, the ability to effectively communicate your research beyond traditional academic circles is more crucial than ever. Social media platforms have emerged as potent tools to captivate the public's attention, disseminate your findings, and create an impact on society. This webinar will equip you with the knowledge and skills to harness the potential of social media for science communication.
Who is This Event For?
This exclusive webinar is open to researchers of all levels, including undergraduate and graduate students, research staff, and faculty members. While the focus will be on vision researchers, the invaluable principles shared are universally applicable to researchers from diverse disciplines.
Date and Time
For participants in Melbourne: August 30th, 2023 from 9:30-10:30am AEST
For participants in Edmonton: August 29th, 2023 from 5:30-6:30pm MDT
For participants in Los Angeles and Vancouver: August 29th, 2023 from 4:30-5:30pm PDT
Registration is required to attend. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the live virtual event, you may register to receive the recording.
You Will Learn
- How to use plain language to promote research to non-experts in your field;
- How to use social media to promote vision research through images of research;
- About the different social media platforms; and
- About the pros and cons of using social media as a researcher.
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