256th ACS National Meeting & Exposition – Science Communication: Speaking to the Public

Boston, Massachusetts
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Event Information

Details

When

Sunday, August 19, 2018

17:00-19:00

Where

Harpoon Brewery and Beer Hall
306 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210

Who

Harpoon Brewery and Beer Hall

About

ACS on Campus is attending the 256th ACS National Meeting & Exposition! On Sunday, August 19 from 5:00-7:00 p.m., join us for a special science communication event at Harpoon Brewery! Learn effective ways to communicate your research to the public and see how the experts are doing it with our panel of communication professionals. Network over food and drinks and make new professional connections. The event is FREE and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences. Registration is highly recommended as space is limited.

You’ll hear from Rajendrani (Raj) Mukhopadhyay the Executive Editor of C&EN BrandLab, Bethany Halford a Senior Correspondent for Chemical & Engineering News, and Dr. Mary O’Reilly, a science illustrator and animator.

Can’t get enough of ACS on Campus? Attend our presentation sessions in the ACS Booth in the Exposition Hall!

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

The Harpoon Brewery is located at 306 Northern Avenue inside the Marine Industrial Park. They are located next door to the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, and near both the World Trade Center Boston and the Black Falcon Ship Terminal. After 5:00 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends, additional spaces are available in the parking lots adjacent to the brewery. You will also find numerous parking options in the area, including metered parking on Northern Avenue and a Pay Parking Garage across the street from the brewery (also on Northern Avenue). Taking the Silver Line or other public transportation to the Brewery is highly recommended.

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Agenda

17:00-17:30

Registration & Networking

17:30-18:30

Science Communication: Speaking to the Public, Panel Discussion

18:30-19:00

Meet the Panelists