Enhancing Your Presentations: Additional Techniques for Scientists and Public Officials

WA State Department of Ecology/The Padilla Bay NERR


Wednesday, May 24, 2017
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. PDT

Lacey, WA, United States

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This one-day class is open to students who have taken "How to Explain Science, Share Data, and Build Trust." It delves deeper into strategies for making presentations more interesting and helping adults retain information.


In this class, you will:

  • Learn about alternative software programs to PowerPoint;
  • Transform your smartphone into one of your best presentation tools;
  • Experience different audience polling techniques;
  • Learn how to create an engaging webinar;
  • And more!

(Prerequisite: "How to Explain Science, Share Data, and Build Trust: Presentation Skills for Scientists and Public Officials")

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Nicole Faghin

Nicole Faghin is a Coastal Management Specialist at Washington Sea Grant. She is a trained land use and environmental planner and lawyer specializing in waterfront planning issues. Nicole is a frequent lecturer for the Coastal Training Program and on the CTP Advisory Group. She has also taught courses at the ... Read More

Cathy Angell

Cathy Angell coordinates the Coastal Training Program and has a long history of designing and delivering presentations, as well as coaching others. She specializes in presentation skills for educators, scientists, and public officials. A former member of the National Speaker’s Association, she has presented at conferences, colleges, business organizations ... Read More

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Cathy Angell, cangell@padillabay.gov