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The science of the unexpected: improvisation for scientists

Aim

To learn the basics of improvisation to help you respond with clarity and vividness to unexpected speaking challenges in science.

Language

English

For

All PRBB

Contents

By taking this course you will:

  • Be more aware of your personal communication style
  • Be more aware of other people’s differing communication styles
  • Learn a more creative and intuitive approach to science and scientific communication
  • Learn how to deliver impactful presentations and explanations of complex scientific work
  • Know how to respond to unplanned public speaking challenges such as answering questions or making impromptu talks

Other relevant information

Conditions for in-person editions: Please note that this course might be cancelled depending on the COVID situation. If it's not possible to do the course in-person, the edition will be postponed and if possible an online option will be offered.

 

Comments from participants

Finished editions
  • 2022 Edition 1, Trimester 1: March, IN-PERSON : 30/03/2022

Trainer

Monica Ixchel Castillo Salgado
Monica Ixchel Castillo Salgado

Monica is a political scientist, educator, actress and dancer from Mexico. She delivers workshops on improvisation and body language and facilitates on the topics of improvisation, moonshot thinking, communication and high performing teams.

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