Not Just the Facts: How to Communicate Opinion (Lunch and Panel)

17 December 2014, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Moscone West - Room 3000

Ticketing Type:

Open To All

To be influential in science policy or other arenas, you have to do more than just inform people.

Come learn how to express yourself in ways that will spark interest and encourage others to follow your lead, no matter what the topic.

At this panel discussion, you will hear from scientists and journalists experienced and successful at voicing opinions in the public arena. They will provide tips and guidance, and answer your questions.

Panelists:

Kate Galbraith – writer for Foreign Policy, The New York Times, The Economist

Keith Kloor – writer for Discover

David Montgomery (tentative) – geoscientist at University of Washington (tentative)

Joe Romm  –  climate scientist at Climate Progress

 

Moderator:

Laura Helmuth – editor for Slate

 

JOINTLY PRESENTED BY AGU AND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCIENCE WRITERS