This October 11-13, UM will be hosting ScienceOnline Oceans, a conference focusing on how marine scientists and conservationists can use the internet for collaboration, education, and outreach. While examples will focus on ocean science, the strategies and tactics discussed at this conference will be of interest to anyone interested in science, education, communications, or computer science. Speakers and participants include science education and communication experts from all over the country.
The conference will include a panel discussion and opening social, as well as a day of field trips allowing participants to experience South Florida's unique marine environment. The program can be found on the ScienceOnline website at http://oceans.scienceonline.com/program. To register, visit https://scienceonline.wufoo.com/forms/x7p3x3/. The event cost is $150 for students and $200 for all others.
Please contact event organizer David Shiffman at email@example.com with questions.