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Workshop enquiries

At the Australian Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS), we believe that science should be accessible to everyone.

Our Science Communication Workshops are designed to equip scientists, researchers and people working with science with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively communicate complex scientific concepts to diverse audiences. We cover the essential steps, including identifying communication goals, understanding different audiences, crafting key messages and exploring the different communication methods and
channels available.

Workshop details

  • Duration: 2-hours to day-long intensive workshops

  • Location: We can come to you, or you can come to us - wherever you would like

  • Dates: Workshops are available on-demand; we also have a number of short courses scheduled throughout the year

  • Cost: Competitive rates with discounts for students and ANU affiliates. Please contact us for a quote.


Our Science Communication Workshops are carefully curated to provide participants with practical tools and strategies to:

  • Translate Complex Ideas: Learn to distill intricate scientific concepts into clear, engaging narratives that resonate with non-expert audiences.
  • Engage Diverse Audiences: Understand how to tailor your message to different audiences, from policymakers to public audiences.
  • Visual Storytelling: Discover the power of visual communication and how to use images, videos, and infographics to enhance your message.
  • Effective Public Speaking: Hone your presentation skills to deliver compelling talks and engage your audience effectively.
  • Science Writing: Develop the art of concise and impactful science writing for various media, including blogs, articles, and press releases.

Host a workshop with us

At ANU, we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of science communication research and education. Our workshops are facilitated by experienced science communicators, educators, and researchers who are passionate about bridging the gap between science and society.

Interested in learning how to effectively communicate your research to various audiences? Discover the latest techniques and strategies for conveying complex scientific concepts to diverse audiences. Improve your communication skills and make a greater impact with your research!

For any enquiries about our professional workshops, please contact:  

Associate Professor Will Grant
+61 2 6125 0241