Principal Investigators Association

Tell Your Scientific Story! How to Transform Your Data & Results into a Compelling Presentation

Tell Your Scientific Story! How to Transform Your Data & Results into a Compelling Presentation

60-Minute Webinar Available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript
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Do you struggle with transforming your results and data into an engaging presentation? Crafting a compelling narrative, one which engages and motivates audiences to action, is a common struggle for research scientists. So what can you do to ensure your presentation inspires? This Webinar will discuss several basic techniques and tips you can use right away. It is designed to provide a framework for telling effective and engaging stories to scientific audiences, small and large.
Remember that stories which engage audiences have a more positive outcome. Why? Because engagement, or contact, increases the chances that your audience will take action on recommendations and directions provided by the speaker. This Webinar will also discuss effective techniques to get and keep audiences engaged.
Finally, proven ways to “motivate” your audience are also included in this Webinar. Concluding comments must be powerfully stated to achieve the overall goal of a talk. As has been noted, audiences “recall longest what was stated last.”

5 Key Take-Aways:

  • Understanding the key principles of effective storytelling to frame a data-driven presentation.
  • Mastering a storytelling template to improve cohesive data presentation.
  • Several examples of audience engagement techniques.
  • Understanding and applying a template to better engage diverse audiences.
  • Powerful conclusions tips and tricks to make memorable presentations.

 Who Should Attend:

  • PIs, staff, and students who present any forms of results and data to diverse audiences.

Rick Parmely. After teaching undergraduate chemistry at West Point and Juniata College, Rick joined Restek in 1997 and ntil recently, he directed Restek’s technical education program. He taught chemistry and separation science theory through the Restek Learning Network (RLN), and coached other RLN instructors in public speaking. He taught Public Speaking to doctoral and post-doctoral students at Yale, Columbia, and Rockefeller Universities, as part of a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Program. Recently, Rick presented a full-day, communications workshop at The Pittsburgh Conference. With over 30 years of teaching experience, Rick has taught science and communications courses to widely diverse audiences, including NATO officials, technicians at the U.N. Pesticides Laboratory in Austria, and scientists at the University of Nairobi, Penn State University and UPenn.


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This Webinar presentation is brought to you as a training tool by the Principal Investigators Association, which is an independent organization. The presentation, tools presented and their contents are not connected with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nor are they endorsed by this agency. All views expressed are those personally held by the presenter and are not official government policies or opinions.


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