September 13-15, 2017 “Scientific Communication Across Space And Time” starts at Tomsk Polytechnic University

August 24, 2017
The Scientific Communication School aims to develop research-related skills, i.e.: presenting and promoting research results, writing articles in English for publication in high-ranked journals. In addition, the School engages teachers, specialists, experts and researchers in various fields and fostering an international dialogue.
Start date: 13.09.2017

End date: 15.09.2017

Location: Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) in Tomsk, Russia.

 The School tracks:
Track 1: Effective scientific communication in the Open Science era
Track 2: English language as a scientific communication tool “Scientific Communication Across Space and Time”

The main topics of the School are:

  • How to increase visibility of scientific results of scientists and organizations in the international community. Using the tools of Research Intelligence;
  • Management of publications in educational and scientific organizations;
  • A successful scientist: the path from a graduate student to the head of a scientific group;
  • Social Impact: indicators of scientists in the media and social networks;
  • Modern trends in written scientific communication, a review of the new functions of Elsevier Publishing Campus. Visualization of scientific results;
  • Councils of editors and reviewers on writing articles in high-ranked journals. Editing bibliographic lists using Mendeley, EndNOTE;
  • Elevator Pitch or how to effectively go to the conference;
  • Writing scientific texts in English;
  • Introduction of the subject-language integrated learning in the process of teaching scientific communication in an engineering university.

The School tracks target young scientists and managers, as well as science-intensive enterprises and technology companies.