What is a Presentation Boot Camp?
In an effort to help Florida’s ocean scientists communicate and present scientific concepts and research findings more effectively to both scientific and non-scientific/non-technical audiences, COSEE Florida sponsors three Presentation Boot Camps (PBCs) each year at regional locations throughout the state. Ocean scientists, including junior and senior researchers, college and university faculty, post-docs, and graduate
Boot Camp (PBC) Workshop Benefits:
During the intensive two-day workshop, you’ll receive training in planning and preparing presentations that communicate messages more clearly and effectively and have a lasting impact on the audience. You’ll also receive training in the use and application of a protocol for evaluating the effectiveness of scientific presentations.
- knowing and identifying the needs of the audience
- highlighting big ideas and take-home messages
- decoding complex concepts with diagrams
- displaying data in meaningful ways
There is no charge for the PBC, but attendees are expected to cover the cost of transportation and lodging. Attendance at both days of the workshop is required.