Module 8

Storytelling for scientists

DATE: 25 March 2021 (16:00-18:00 GMT)

This course module will cover the following topics and provide participants with some additional further reading and information sources to look at, both before and after the session.

  • A practical workshop to develop techniques to communicate your science and innovation.
  • Learn how to tell the story of your science to bring advisors, investors, partners, users, and customers on board.
  • Prepare to tell the story of your science at the Grand Finale.
Speaker

Kat Arney, Startup School Speaker 2021
Kat Arney, First Create the Media, Founder, Scientist, Journalist

Kat is the founder and Creative Director of First Create The Media – a communications strategy and content agency working with small and growing companies in the life sciences. She is an award-winning science writer, broadcaster, and public speaker and was a science communications and specialist and media spokesperson at Cancer Research UK for more than a decade.

First Create the Media
www.firstcreatethemedia.com

First Create The Media is a communications consultancy specialising in life sciences and the convergence of biology and technology. We believe that it’s not enough to do great science: it needs context, clarity and a coherent story to make an impact and attract the right kind of attention. We work with all kinds of organisations, from startups and larger companies to charities, universities, and institutes, to get their messages to the audiences that matter.