ECS 2017 Workshop on Communicating Marine Mammal Science to the General Public

The European Cetacean Society published the following notice about one of its Workshops:

“Feel free to participate in our workshop: ‘5 th workshop on
Communicating Marine Mammal Science to the general public’
which will be held on Sunday, April 30th 2017 form 9:00-17:00 in
Middelfart, Denmark, a day before the begin of the 31st Conference of
the European Cetacean Society.

This workshop is organized by Volker Smit, NGO MEER, Berlin, Germany
( <>) and Dr. Luigi Bundone,
Institution: Archipelagos ambiente e sviluppo, Italia
( <>).The
participation fee is 25 euros to be paid in cash on site.

To register, please e-mail Volker Smit:

We are excited to have Silke Carsten a marketing specialist talking
about MARKETING FOR SCIENTISTS How to benefit from Marketing tools in
the area of marine mammal science?.

The workshops aims to:

* exchange about marketing and fundraising,
* exchange and develop applicable protocols to address education,
* exchange experience in addressing the media,
* exchange ideas and knowledge in new science teaching tools,
* foster general networking with all stakeholders,
* share information about sources related to education,
* exchange about the outreach of education and
* support ECS to address educational questions.

The following sessions are scheduled:

1) MARKETING FOR SCIENTISTS: How to benefit from Marketing tools in
the area of marine mammal science.

2. The long term project MEER La Gomera: a marketing and fundraising
perspective: past, present and future!

3.Communicating Mediterranean monk seal conservation in Mauritania:
CBD Habitat

4. Are protocols and guidelines necessary in order to communicate
marine mammal science to a wide audience?

To download the workshop agenda visit the ECS website:

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