PCST Network

Public Communication of Science and Technology


5 February 2021   "It's all systems go for PCST conference": Brian Trench

Fully virtual conference on 24-27 May.

Plenary speakers include Philip Ball, Marina Joubert and Matt Nisbet.

Skepticism about "Anti-Science" Claims: Matt Nisbet

25 Feb 2021:   Why we should doubt conventional narratives about today's controversies

Heather Doran's The SciCommer: 16 February 2021

19 Feb 2021:   Faxes, mascots, and manga: Science communication in Japan. You might think of Japan as being high-tech but some things might surprise you published by Physics Today (a great article). Email me with updates, events or news

Falling Walls Engage: The Global Platform for Science Engagement

19 Feb 2021:   To inspire and connect creative individuals who engage communities with science. We work to build an international community of Science Engagers who develop fresh approaches and innovative formats from the grassroots to the institutional level. 

New data posted in PCST Archives

13 Feb 2021:   The Archives contains abstracts and papers from PCST conferences. Now Marina Joubert and Hans Peter Peters of the PCST Scientific Committee have tracked down conference programs and reports from earlier conferences and symposiums, and added them to the ...

Six journals on science communication

5 Feb 2021:   Even for full-time researchers it is not easy to keep up-to-date. But the journals aim to make it easier by sending out email alerts to new content and through social media.  

FAQs on the Conference 2020+1

14 Jan 2021:   Your questions answered on A.  Registration B. Any proposal you may have made C. The program for 2020+1 D. Participation in the Virtual Conference E. Post conference

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PCST Conference 2021

The PCST conference will go ahead as planned on 24-27 May 2021, but as a fully virtual event called PCST2020+1.

Information on registrations

Our partners

PCST Network has co-operation agreements with the following international organisations:

  • EUSEA - European Science Engagement Association
  • IECA - International Environmental Communication Association
  • RedPop - Science Communication Network in Latin American and the Carribean