0 0 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2015-12-30 18:32:082016-07-25 18:30:12Organising useful meetings online – some advice from a webinar host
Organising useful meetings online – some advice from a webinar host
How do you create the best preconditions for a succesful webinar? ”Know your audience, be prepared with your content and know how to do the marketing” are some of the advice from Andrew Juurinen, seasoned webinar host at XTalks.
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German design team creates “Next Generation Scientific Poster”
The scientific poster is a format in huge need of a makeover when it comes to information design, user interaction and technology. All these three aspects are addressed by the “Next Generation Scientific Poster” project by The Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Kiel, Germany.
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2 sides of a coin: differences between academic and SciComm conferences
A conference is like a dinner or a party: it’s the responsibility of the participants to make it memorable. Carolina P. Gómez, molecular biologist, is astounded how different conferences can be, depending on the internal culture of the attending group of people.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/bc.png 768 1024 Nikola Adamus Nikola Adamus2015-11-30 15:42:372016-07-25 18:37:40Interview with Carla Brown — creator of Bacteria Combat game
Interview with Carla Brown — creator of Bacteria Combat game
Bacteria Combat Lite is the first in a series of science games which will educate on bacteria and antibiotic resistance. This amazing science game was designed by real scientists working with real bacteria!
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Are you a sufferer of PAC, The Pallas Athena Complex?
Recently, the Swedish writer and philosopher David Brax defined a very common reason for academic failure: The Pallas Athena Complex. Do you expect your work to spring out of your head, fully ready to do combat on it’s own? Read on!
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Inadequate Data Visualization Leaves Patients Undereducated
Data visualization is becoming more widely used in patient care but there is still work to be done. In this article, The New York based medical illustrator Amanda Montañez–explains why this area merits more investment than it currently…
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The (non-)necessity of PowerPoint – a personal reflection
I am a traveling student who has seen a lot of PowerPoint and Prezi presentations at many universities in different countries. Here is my message: in many cases, they were not necessary to make! Let me explain why.