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Master class for PIs: Communicating Your Research with Impact

Course Details


For Whom: Academics
Dates: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Location: AD1045
Time: 12.30 - 14.30 - Light Lunch served from 12.15
Presenter: Mr Paul Bader
Duration: 2 hours

Course Overview

Join award-winning broadcast producer and communication specialist Paul Bader for a focussed, practical, session. Learn how to simplify complex ideas (without dumbing down), how to find subjects and stories that will engage your audience, and how to deliver them with impact. Includes practical exercises.The Master class is aimed at PIs who have to communicate their work beyond their peer group, including public outreach and engagement, talks, job interviews, grant application boards – anywhere you might need to deliver the essence of your work quickly to an audience that isn’t expert in it.Paul Bader is part of the Screenhouse team delivering media skills training to the Royal Society, London. He’s at home working with experts including scientists and engineers at universities and research centres across the UK and Ireland.  A graduate in genetics, Paul is passionate about making complex ideas easy to understand whether it’s for school children or a primetime TV audience.Creative Director and Founder of award winning science TV production company Screenhouse, Paul is currently producing a series of science and entertainment films for the BBC One Show, and recently made a film for the BBC about incredible aerial inventions.

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To book a place, please email hrbookings@ul.ie