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Ocean Partnerships Speed Networking “Message in a Bottle: A Science Communication approach to Audience Engagement”

July 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Ocean Partnerships Logo in front of waves and rocky beach

Join the Ocean Partnerships Network for another free online Speed Networking event over lunchtime! After a 10 minute introduction to this month’s theme, the Speed Networking begins and you will be paired up with different people for 7 minutes at a time over the course of the hour. A fantastic way to meet people outside your usual network!

This month’s theme:

“Message in a bottle: A Sci-Comm approach to Audience Engagement”

Philip Bell-Young (MASTS Communications & Outreach Coordinator)

Effective science communication is crucial, but it can be challenging to master. From simplifying complex concepts to reaching the right audience, there are many hurdles to overcome. In this short talk, Phil will offer valuable insights and practical strategies to enhance your communication skills. Whether you’re a seasoned science communicator or just starting out, this session is a chance to share best practices and learn from each other. Join us and discover how to make your scientific message clear, engaging, and impactful. After all, there’s plenty of room for everyone on this journey.

Phil Bell-Young is a professional science communicator working at MASTS, committed to forging dynamic communication pathways between researchers and people from policy, industry and other sectors.

Interested? Register Here!


Our aim is to connect people and foster collaborations, worldwide. Ocean Partnerships recognises the need for practitioners from different disciplines to interact, exchange experiences and ideas. Based on key marine related themes, our events are designed to provide opportunities for people from the sciences, arts, policy, private and public sectors to discuss topics of interest, network and just have fun! Register for our Newsletter to stay up-to-date!


July 9
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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