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OceanTeacher Academy Course DM/MIM: Training Course on Outreach and Communication Tools

Event Type Training Course
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2011-11-07 - End: 2011-11-11
Location UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE, UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE Wandelaarkaai 7, Oostende, Belgium
Short Title Communication and Outreach Strategies
Summary Course Description The need for effective outreach is greater than ever given the present day competition for economic resources. This will be a highly practical course which looks at the techniques and technologies that libraries and information managers can use to develop and implement communications, marketing programs and create a solid baseline for measuring outreach strategies. Topics Covered: • Communicating with Management - Emphasis on local standards, policies, protocol - Draft convincing advocacy document for MIM program • Communicating with the Public - Implementation of a web and social media presence-class creation of an outreach video, individual creation of a blog or facebook page • Public Speaking and Presentation Techniques in general - Individual Creation of powerpoint or poster presentation on local topic • Outreach - Development of partnerships, collaborations, networks - Planning outreach events, communication resources, training skills for colleagues - Interview techniques Learning Outcomes • Improved skills in using new technologies to communicate science and marine information • Advanced oral and written presentation skills • Improved collaboration skills within the organization and amongst marine professionals nationally and internationally • Increased knowledge of resources available – forms, permissions, copyright, Rights management, protocols and policies
Notes For further information and how to apply please consult
Web site www.oceanteacher.org
Keywords MIM, outreach

Event Entered By Cláudia DELGADO
Organisers Linda PIKULA
Cláudia DELGADO (contact for Application, TOC's, etc)
Annelies GROEN

Group(s): IODE , Capacity Development
Created: 2010-11-22 11:55:42
Last Updated: 2013-02-20 11:12:44