Presenter Information

Nathalie Chardon

Location

Norlin Library, Room N410

Event Website

http://colorado.libcal.com/event/3600432

Start Date

26-10-2017 1:00 PM

End Date

26-10-2017 2:00 PM

Description

Citizen science initiatives are remarkably successful in motivating the general public to participate in large-scale scientific data collection. This not only provides researchers with valuable data, but also increases and broadens the accessibility of scientific research to the public. This talk will focus on the benefits of creating a citizen science project and how to do so yourself.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided!

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Oct 26th, 1:00 PM Oct 26th, 2:00 PM

How to Increase Citizen Engagement in Scientific Research

Norlin Library, Room N410

Citizen science initiatives are remarkably successful in motivating the general public to participate in large-scale scientific data collection. This not only provides researchers with valuable data, but also increases and broadens the accessibility of scientific research to the public. This talk will focus on the benefits of creating a citizen science project and how to do so yourself.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided!

https://scholar.colorado.edu/oaweek/2017/2017oa/2