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In-person science communication workshops are happening all around the world!

After successful editions in Spain and South Africa, the GlobalSCAPE workshops are now heading to Japan, India and Australia!

These one-day skill-building sessions aimed at science communicators will be delivered by Springer Nature and totally free of charge.

Registrations are now open for the following workshops:

  • Tokyo, Japan: 11 November - Register here
  • Pune, India: 25 November - Register here
  • Melbourne, Australia: 30 November - Register here

Five topics relevant to science communicators from all backgrounds will be explored through a variety of formats including interactive exercises:

  • Sourcing your stories
  • Understanding your audience
  • Effective writing strategies
  • Preparing your press release
  • Maximising external promotion

The detailed workshop programme can be found on the GlobalSCAPE website.

Practical information

GlobalSCAPE workshops will take place from 8:45 AM to 5:30 PM (local time). Participants are expected to attend the whole day.

Participation in these workshops is free for everyone. Attendees will have to cover their own expenses related to travel, accommodation and subsistence. GlobalSCAPE can offer financial support to a selected number of participants: check out the Mobility Schemesection below.

Important information:

  • The workshop will welcome up to 30 participants.
  • The workshop will be conducted in English.
  • The use of a laptop (not provided by the local host) will be required.

Don't let the money be a problem: GlobalSCAPE Mobility Scheme

GlobalSCAPE developed a Mobility Scheme to support science communicators who could benefit from this workshop but would be financially unable to join. Grants up to 750€ will be offered to selected participants. Learn more about the eligibility criteria and selection process on the GlobalSCAPE website and apply to the mobility scheme when registering for the workshop.

Stay in touch with GlobalSCAPE

To know more about GlobalSCAPE activities, check out GlobalSCAPE website, or follow our social media accounts: Twitter & Facebook.