NASW's PIO regional workshop in Seattle: Register now

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Early registration is now open for Compelling Science Storytelling: A Pacific Northwest Workshop for Science Communicators. Register now to get the early-bird price.

The program, sponsored by NASW and organized by the Northwest Science Writers Association, is designed for:

  • Science communicators and public information officers
  • New science PIOs with no science background
  • Former science journalists who are now PIOs

The workshop will include a keynote presentation from Jacqui Banaszynski (Pulitzer Prize winner, former editor at the Seattle Times, now with Poynter Institute and Missouri School of Journalism). Two parallel tracks will feature sessions on social media, visual communication, working with scientists and science journals, and more. There will be also be networking opportunities.

Other sponsors include the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Group Health Research Center, University of Washington College of the Environment, and Cognition Studio.

Check the workshop website for additional details. Some scholarships are available to help cover the cost of registration. Please contact the conference organizing committee at storytelling2017@nwscience.org if you need assistance with the registration fee.

Questions? Contact: storytelling2017@nwscience.org.