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17 April 2021   PCST conference 2020+1 DRAFT program released

PCST 2020+1 Virtual Conference DRAFT DETAILED PROGRAMME is now available.  This is not a final program and is still subject to change.  

For information on registration, keynote speakers and program


FAQs on the Conference 2020+1

25 Apr 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

PCST Webinar: New platforms and innovations in science communication by Karina Akopian

6 Apr 2021:   Science communicators have adapted to the global pandemic in creative ways by using new online formats and platforms. In March 2021, five panellists spoke about new ways to engage audiences by going digital.

Webinar 'New platforms for science communication'

16 Mar 2021:   Science communication is practised in a steadily increasing variety of formats, and on more and more diverse platforms. Watch the video now: https://youtu.be/YBJfwrEKaLU

Heather Doran's The SciCommer: 2 March 2021

1 Mar 2021:   Welcome to your weekly roundup of science communication news and events. It’s March! In the northern hemisphere spring is starting to arrive. The diary, as usual, is very busy. If you are running an event and have recorded ...

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 ...

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

5 Feb 2021:   Fully virtual conference on 24-27 May. Plenary speakers include Philip Ball, Marina Joubert and Matt Nisbet.

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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