Upcoming Public Engagement Workshops

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Check back here regularly for a list of upcoming schools, meetings and workshops, for people interested in carrying out public engagement and outreach.

DateWorkshop NameLocationDescriptionLink
6 June 2017Public Engagement: Beyond Lectures 1.18 Patterson’s Land,
Edinburgh
Whether you’re planning to work with government, business, product and service end-users, or citizens, this course could help you make your engagement more effective. You’ll leave with a toolbox of skills that you can use in a range of different settings where two-way communication is beneficial, including (but not only) public engagement with research.http://bit.ly/2qaeoXT
9 June 2017Beltane Annual Gathering Chasser House,
Edinburgh
This meeting has 3 purposes:
-> To celebrate the public engagement undertaken by Edinburgh’s universities
->To share best practice in public engagement (by and with universities)
->To inspire new public engagement activity
http://bit.ly/2p0C9UH
29 September 2017Exploration (European Researcher’s Night)Several locations around EdinburghSign up to participate in this year’s event. The aim is to allow the public to become a scientist for a day, and participate in science activities.http://bit.ly/2bFSnuG
Every Saturday morning 2017Dunbar Science ClubBleachingfield Community Centre,
Edinburgh
An invitation to Edinburgh Researchers to deliver workshops for Dunbar Science Club on a Saturday morning during 2017. They are very happy to be used as ‘guinea pigs’ to test out activities before use at other events.http://bit.ly/2p0y1nC