Aug 20 - Aug 20, 2017
254th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition
Busboys and Poets
1025 5th Street NW
Washington , DC 20001
ACS on Campus is hosting a special evening event on Sunday, August 20 focused on science communication at Busboys and Poets (5th & K), walking distance from the DC convention center. Learn effective ways to communicate your research to the public and see how the experts are doing it in Washington with our panel of communication professionals, including policy and media fellows and science journalists. Network with the experts over food and drinks and make new professional connections. The event is FREE and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences.
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Join us at Busboys and Poets, a DC institution, for an evening of science communication with the experts on Sunday, August 20 from 5:30-8:00 pm. We'll provide the food, drinks, and networking. Register now to reserve your spot and come prepared to share your science. Check back soon for the full speaker list.
5:30-6:00 pm Registration and Networking
6:00-7:00 pm Talking to the Public - How to Effectively Communicate Your Science, Panel Discussion
7:00-8:00 pm Networking with the Professionals
Don't forget to mark your calendars! We're hosting "how-to" sessions in the ACS Booth Theater, Hall A/B - Walter E. Washington Convention Center, on Monday, August 21 and Tuesday, August 22. We're covering how to get published, how to market yourself for the next step in your career, and how to use social media like a master.
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WHY ACS ON CAMPUS IS FOR YOU
Leaders in the field
Heather L. Tierney, Ph.D.
Managing Editor, ACS Nano & Nano Letters
Heather received her Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Assumption College in Worcester, MA. She then proceeded to complete a Ph. D. in Chemistry at Tufts University, where she used a combination of scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) and density functional theory (DFT) to study the surface chemistry of a variety of systems including bimetallic alloys, molecular self-assembly, and single-molecule rotors. Heather joined the Publications Division of the American Chemical Society in 2010 as the Managing Editor for ACS Nano and Nano Letters.