Meet the Expert: "Show don't tell - finding the visual stories in your science"

Provider: Eric May with Nuria Lopez-Bigas, Eva Jiménez and Elinor Thompson
For:All residents

Eric May and PRBB colleagues who have made their own films will share their experiences on how to communicate research visually; includes examples of successful short films about science and creative approaches to tell the story of your own research visually.

Seminar agenda:
- Introduction. Elinor Thompson.
- Show don’t tell, finding the visual stories in your science. Eric May.
- Life of fish at the PRBB: Film screening and discussion. Eva Jiménez Guri.
- CATG music: Film screening and discussion. Nuria Lopez-Bigas.
- Roundtable and discussion with the audience.

For a detailed agenda, please see the attached document.


Eric May is an Emmy Award winning media consultant and internationally recognized expert in storytelling technique, visual language and expressing complex ideas clearly. Eric runs the PRBB Intervals workshop “Visual Story Telling” – a bespoke introductory course on film-making for scientists.

Dates: Place/time: Capacity: State:  
Next course in 2014

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Finished editions:

16th May 2013