Start Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
End Date: Friday, March 1, 2019
Format: Online Workshop
Length: Approximately 1 hour
Access: Multi-day - Can be accessed at any time during the workshop’s start and end date but must be completed by the end date of March 1, 2019.
Cost: This workshop, as with all Mitacs Training workshops, is free for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. For answers to frequently asked question regarding registration and eligibility, please visit our help page here.
Good communication skills are essential to a successful research career. This short online workshop highlights the importance of communicating well and focuses on three common communication opportunities that researchers face on a regular basis:
- Presentation skills;
- Writing skills; and
- Poster creation
Delivered by one of our seasoned facilitators, this workshop will teach you the latest tips and techniques to make sure your next conference talk, email or poster presentation is impactful and memorable.
At the end of the session, you will:
- Have learned how to construct a clear and concise narrative that audiences will remember
- Understand how to use text, visuals, and interactivity to communicate your message effectively
- Take a clear and cohesive approach to your written communication
- Have been exposed to a variety of poster presentation layout styles and tips to communicating your research effectively
Additional access and login information to the online workshop will be provided to you in your registration confirmation email. If you have any questions please contact the Training team at firstname.lastname@example.org