[ASC-list] Brazil 2014: Second call for Proposals - 13th International Public Communication of Science and Technology Conference

Jenni Metcalfe jenni at econnect.com.au
Wed Jun 12 02:10:09 UTC 2013


Second call for Proposals

13th International Public Communication of Science and Technology
Conference
5-8 May 2014, Salvador, Brazil

"Science communication for social inclusion and political engagement"


The 13th International PCST (Public Communication of Science and
Technology) Conference will be held in Salvador, Brazil, on 5-8 May
2014.

PCST 2014 is organized by the PCST International Network and hosted by
the Museu da Vida (Museum of Life), a hands-on science museum of House
of Oswaldo Cruz/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), and the Laboratory of
Advanced Studies in Journalism, at the State University of Campinas
(Labjor/Unicamp).

The PCST International Network and the Brazilian conference hosts have
pleasure in inviting you to submit proposals for presentations at this
major event. Proposals are invited for presentations on science
communication and science-in-society research, science journalism,
science museums, and public engagement with science and technology.

The deadline for proposals is 23:59 (GMT) on 1st September 2013.
Submitted proposals will be reviewed by members of the PCST Scientific
Committee.

Themes

PCST conferences are a forum for discussing a wide range of issues in
science communication practice, training and research but proposals for
PCST 2014 are especially welcome on the conference's main theme

* Science communication for social inclusion and political engagement
and on the following dimensions of science communication:
* Science communication empowering scientists and the public
* Communicating science with policy-makers
* Beliefs, values and scientific citizenship
* Local community knowledge and global context
* New technologies and new practices in science communication
* Emerging issues of science and society

 

For further information, please visit www.pcst-2014.org
<http://www.pcst-2014.org/> 

 

 

 

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