1. ComSciCon, 2018: June 8-10, 2017, Cambridge, MA.
In this nationally renowned science communication workshop, participants will build the communication skills that scientists and other technical professionals need to express complex ideas to the general public, experts in other fields, and their peers. In addition to panel discussions (on topics such as Creative/Digital Storytelling, Diversity/Inclusivity in Science and Science Communication, Science Journalism, Science Communication in Medicine), ample time is allotted for networking with science communication experts and developing science outreach collaborations with fellow graduate students. Acceptance is competitive and attendance is FREE (support for travel and lodging is provided). Interested graduate students at U.S. institutions in all fields of science, technology, engineering, health, mathematics, and related fields are encouraged to apply directly to the program by March 1st.