PRE AND POST-CONFERENCE EVENTS
The core programme of WCSJ2019 is packed, diverse and exciting. But there’s much more on offer. The conference brings some key issues into sharp focus by offering four one-day pre-conference workshops:
EPFL Campus, Building INM, Room 202
09:00 to 17:00
Jack F. Ealy Science Journalism Workshop, Latin American Edition
The 2019 Latin American Edition of the Jack F. Ealy Science Journalism Workshop will bring together reporters and editors for a professional development workshop to present practical, hands-on training sessions to sharpen reporting skills on the most pressing science, health and environmental issues in Latin America and the Caribbean.
EPFL Campus, Building BC, Room 01
9:00 to 17:00
Bâtir un réseau pérenne de collaborations entre média, journalistes et chercheurs francophones vous intéresse? Cet atelier d’une journée, riche en échange d’expériences, vous est destiné : nous y poserons ensemble les fondations de ce réseau.
EPFL Campus, Building BC, Rooms 02, 04, 420
10:30 to 16:00 (for grantees); 14:00 to 16:00 pm (for all other delegates)
The science of learning and science journalism (Jacobs Foundation)
Each child is unique. Providing effective support for children and adolescents requires an understanding of how they develop and learn. Research plays a critical role in the development, evaluation, improvement and dissemination of interventions and programs to benefit children and young people.