Do you struggle to explain ocean drilling science to your friends and family? Do you get tongue-tied whenever a policymaker asks you for more information? Do you break out into cold sweats at the thought of talking to a journalist about your work?
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, sign up to attend “Skills and Strategies for Communicating Ocean Drilling Science” on Sunday, December 2, 2012 9am-Noon in San Francisco, California. IODP program staff and scientists will help you build your science communication skills, including how to break down your research into exciting, memorable sound bites and elevator speeches.