Science Communication 101

Register for Science Communication 101 here.

Toronto Science Policy Network‘s next workshop is about Science Communication, which will be led by Sasha Weiditch, who is a PhD candidate and science communicator. She will lead participants through the basics of science communication, and how to make science accessible for a general audience. Participants will then have the chance to practice science communication during the workshop and receive feedback from the workshop instructor.

This event is made possible through funding from the UTM Office of the Vice-Principal Academic and Dean. By registering and/or attending this event you agree to follow and observe TSPN’s Code of Conduct.

About Sasha:

Sasha Weiditch is a PhD candidate at the University of Toronto Mississauga’s Department of Biology. Sasha is involved in science communication through social media, her 5+ years of teaching experience, and various public outreach events. Sasha is passionate about making science accessible for everyone and has given talks with Soapbox Science, The Royal Canadian Institute of Science and TEDx UofT.

Code of Conduct

TSPN is dedicated to providing a harassment-free event experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any TSPN activities, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter, and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or asked to leave the event at the discretion of the conference organisers.

This code of conduct was adapted from the confcodeofconduct.com

How can I contact the organizer with any questions or concerns?

Please feel free to contact us via email at to.scipolicynetwork@gmail.comor message us on any of our social media platforms (@TOSciPolicyNet).

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