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Programme

International Summer School

Programme

The following programme details are preliminary and can be adjusted if necessary.

Sunday 1 August 2021

19:00 - 22:00 Get together

Monday 2 August 2021

09:00 - 09:30 Welcoming address

Markus Weißkopf (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Stephanie Siewert (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation)

09:30 - 10:30 Introduction to the International Summer School and getting to know each other

10:30 - 10:45 Break

10:45 - 12:15 Principles of Science Communication

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog)

12:15 - 13:15 Lunch Break

13:15 - 14:45 Practical exercise: Intercultural Communication

Maria Prahl (Working Between Cultures), Thomas Schmidtgall (Saarland University)

14:45 - 15:00 Break

15:00 - 17:00 Workshop: Science Journalism

Kai Kupferschmidt (Science Journalist)

15:00 - 17:00 Workshop: PR & University Communication

Marita Müller (BTU Cottbus)

Evening event: Science Slam & Open Stage

Tuesday 3 August 2021

09:00 - 11:30 Workshop: Science Journalism

Kai Kupferschmidt (Science Journalist)

09:00 - 11:30 Workshop: PR & University Communication

Marita Müller (BTU Cottbus)

11:30 - 12:00 Break

12:00 - 13:30 Keynote: Diversity in Science Communication

Jessica Wade (Imperial College London, UK)

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch Break

14:30 - 16:00 Workshop: Digital Formats in Science Communication

Michael Wingens (Wissenschaft im Dialog)

14:30 - 16:00 Workshop: Dialogue and Participation in Science Communication

Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

16:00 - 16:15 Break

16:15 - 17:45 Workshop: Digital Formats in Science Communication

Michael Wingens (Wissenschaft im Dialog)

16:15 - 17:45 Workshop: Dialogue and Participation in Science Communication

Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

Evening event: Boat Trip

Wednesday 4 August 2021

09:00 - 10:30 Practical exercise: Developing individual Communication Strategies

Josef Zens (GFZ Potsdam), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

10:30 - 10:45 Break

10:45 - 14:15 Practical exercise: Social Media in Science Communication

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog)

10:45 - 14:15 Practical exercise: Video Production for Science Communication

Johanna Barnbeck (Freelancer)

14:15 - 14:45 Break

14:45 - 15:45 Keynote: Citizen Science and Perspectives of the European Commission

Sieglinde Gruber (former Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, European Commission)

15:45 - 16:00 Kick off Declaration

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

16:00 - 17:00 Workshop: Joint development of the Declaration

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

17:00 - 17:45 Discussion of the interim results of the workshop

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

Evening event:

19:30 - 21:00 Public Fishbowl Discussion: "Let's talk about science! How to enable (young) researchers to engage in science communication"

Sieglinde Gruber (Former Directorate-General For Research & Innovation, European Commission), Georg Scholl (Head of Press, Communication and Marketing, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation), Markus Weißkopf (General Manager, Wissenschaft im Dialog)

Moderation: Luiza Bengtsson (Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine)

SO36, Oranienstr. 190, 10999 Berlin

Registration mandatory. Please click here.

Thursday 5 August 2021

10:00 - 13:00 Workshop: Joint elaboration of the Declaration

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00 Practical exercise: Presentation Techniques

Jutta Krautter (University of Tübingen)

14:00 - 15:00 Practical exercise: Science Communication towards Politicians

Jean-Paul Bertemes (FNR Luxembourg)

15:00 - 17:00 Merging and Discussion of the results 

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog), Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

17:00 - 17:30 Exchange about Science Communication for Social Sciences and Humanities (optional)

Philipp Schrögel (University of Heidelberg)

Friday 6 August 2021

09:00 - 12:00 Finalization of the Declaration

Rebecca Winkels (Wissenschaft im Dialog)

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break

13:00 - 14:00 Presentation and Discussion of the Declaration

with Clemens Escher (Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

14:00 - 14:30 Wrap Up

14:30 - 15:00 Farewell