We aim to move from talking about why communicating

our science is important to improving how we actually do that.

That’s why, each year, we host at least one workshop or session focused on science communication professional development. The following links will connect you to information about current and past workshops.

2017: 3+ Sessions at #ESA2017

Experienced communicators will work with you to consider how you represent yourself (Branding is not a dirty word), how to enhance your presentation skills (improv!), #sketchyourscience is back, and we’ll be doing “Ask a Pro” meet-ups at our booth. Click here for complete details.


2016: 2 Sessions at #ESA2016

Experienced communicators will will work with you one-on-one in our portfolio/project review workshop, and then get you jazzed up during our IGNITE session! Click here for complete details.


Communicating science vividly_workshop banner_v12015: Communicating Science Vividly

Experienced science communicators will lead visual communication and writing activities to help participants build skills in conveying complex scientific concepts to broad audiences through storytelling and other creative narrative pathways. Click here for complete details.

Beyond the written word_workshop banner_v14_rs2014: Beyond the Written Word: Advancing Ecology Communication Through Multimedia

  • Hands-on micro-workshops in audio, illustration, photography, video and writing
  • Experience with basic (free) tools and apps; exposure to multimedia communication
  • Series of blog posts from workshop participants