WCSJ - 6th World Conference of Science Journalists 2009, from the Naked Scientists
By Dr Chris Smith
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The 6th World Conference of Science Journalists 2009 (WCSJ2009) brings established and aspiring reporters, writers and science communicators from around the world to debate, network, develop their professional skills and report the latest advances in science and technology.
||WCSJ 09.08.13 - WCSJ 2009 - Development Strand||What challenges do science journalists face in the developing world? In this special documentary covering the Development strand of the World Conference of Science Journalists, we discuss the challenges of getting the right coverage for your re...||14 8 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.08.11 - WCSJ 2009 - New Media Strand||What is the Internet, new technology and increasing citizen journalism doing to the world of science publishing and reporting? In this special documentary from the 2009 World Conference of Science Journalists, London, Chris Smith talks to the reporte...||11 8 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoWCSJ 09.08.05 - The WCSJ Summary||See the sights of the World Conference of Science Journalists, meet some of the delegates and discover the key themes discussed throughout the week. From the importance of communicating science well, through to frivolous (but desirable) USB earrings...||5 8 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.08.05 - Reporting Biomedical Science||The Wellcome Trust supported a series of events discussing the reporting of biomedical science at the World Conference of Science Journalists. Kat Arney takes us through the opportunities, responsibilities and controversies of biomedical scienc...||5 8 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.07.03 - Embargoes, Pharmaceuticals and Blogs at the World Conference of Science Journalists||In this final podcast from the WCSJ we discuss the public image of the pharmaceutical industry and the role of the media in shaping public opinion, as well as debate the use of the embargo system in science journalism. Continuing the investigation in...||6 7 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.07.02 - Public Relations and Investigative Journalism at the World Conference of Science Journalists||Today we reveal the winner of the bid to host the next WCSJ conference in 2011 as well as discuss the role of public relations and investigative journalism in the media. Plus we debate if the British Media know their science!...||2 7 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.07.01 - Predicting the Future of Science Journalism||In today's podcast we hear about the current state of science journalism in countries like the US and predict the future of the profession given the increasing emergence of new media such as online news and social network sites. Plus we uncover the h...||1 7 2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||WCSJ 09.06.30 - World Conference of Science Journalists||The World Conference of Science Journalists is an international gathering of science journalists from across the globe who have come together to debate and discuss the scientific issues affecting the world today and how they should be reported. In th...||30 6 2009||Free||View In iTunes|