Science & Technology Journalism Summer School 2019 - ABSW event
WhenMonday 8 July 2019
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Gain new skills and insights and get the chance to network with key editors and journalists at the Association of British Science Writers Science & Technology Journalism Summer School.
The summer school is an official satellite event of the WCSJ2019 and for those registered to attend the WCSJ the summer school is free to attend (proof of WCSJ registration required on registration for the summer school by upload of your registration receipt) you will also then receive a 100 Swiss francs refund (50 for students) on the registration fee paid for the WCSJ19 after the WCSJ has taken place by providing evidence of attendance at the summer school which ABSW will provide on request.
Basic Skills Stream
Panel: What success looks like
Reporting on emerging technologies: The next big thing or vaporware?
Writing Features: The elements of narrative journalism
Incorporating visuals into your story
The law around company investigations: NDAs, libel, trade secrets, whistlblowing, protecting sources
Reading a research paper: Why the full story probably isn’t in the press release, and how to find out what really is
Pitching to technology, engineering and trade publications
Building a satisfying portfolio career
Meet the Editors (individual short appointments with editors)
Keynote Speaker(s) plus Q&A then continued Reception
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