Stempra North event: November 2018, Leeds

9 November 2018
  • Start: 10:30
  • End: 15:30
  • Location: Workspace Hub, Northgate

Upcoming Stempra North event: November 2018, Leeds


The next Stempra North event will take place on Friday 09 November 2018, 10.30am - 3.30pm (registration from 10am, lunch provided)

Venue: Workspace Hub, Northgate, 118 North Street, Leeds, LS2 7PN

Session info:

Petroc Sumner, Cardiff University
Petroc will share latest results from their randomised controlled trial of press releases into whether caveats, exaggerations and language impact media coverage.

Nick Howard,  Limehouse
Nick is MD of Limehouse and works with both universities and national brands. He'll share good practice and top tips to help you get the most from commissioning and using film to promote STEM.

Ellie Dobson, AprilSix Proof, and Andrew Smith, Escherman
With a shifting digital landscape and changing priorities of research institutions, evaluation can be a complex and sometimes painful business. Experts in this area, Ellie and Andrew will give you insights into how to make evaluation work for you - and how to make the most of the free and low-cost digital evaluation tools available.

Meet the journos:

Build your journalist contacts: we'll bring a panel of national/freelance/trade journalists covering STEM subjects who'll explain what kind of stories they like and to answer any questions you have.

David Adam - Sunday Times Bestselling author and op-ed Editor at Nature. David’s a former university press officer and Guardian science and Guardian environment correspondent;

Victoria Gill - award-winning science correspondent covering science, technology and environmental stories for BBC TV, radio and online news bulletins. Victoria’s stories feature on both global and domestic outlets;

Kate Ravilious - freelance science journalist who writes about the latest discoveries in the scientific world and has a particular passion for earth sciences and archaeology. Her work is published in magazines and newspapers and on websites including New Scientist, The Guardian, Nature, Cosmos, Archaeology and Physics World.

BOOK YOUR PLACE HERE - don't delay!

Questions and further info:  Jo Kelly  T:  0113 258 9880 M: 07980 267756