Creating Connections workshop by the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science

Friday, February 11, 2022, 10:00am to 12:00pm

The Alan Alda Center's Creating Connections workshop is designed for large groups of researchers. Participants in this workshop will receive an overview of effective science communication strategies, including a few improvisational theater exercises that make the Alda Center's method unique. The program offers participants communication strategies that effectively engage others in complex or controversial conversations when emotions can run high.

This virtual session is capped at 100 participants.Registration is open to faculty, staff, and postdoctoral researchers.

The cost is covered by the University of Iowa Office of the Vice President for Research.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie Revaux in advance at 319-335-2131 or