Join us for "Science Policy 101"!

Curious about science policy?

Evidence for Democracy webinar
Science Policy 101: Amplifying collective intelligence in a post-truth era
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Kinder
February 28, 2017, 2:00 PM EST

Join Evidence for Democracy for a one-hour introduction into the world of science policy, the policy process and who’s who in science policy in Canada. Participants will gain a basic familiarity with key concepts and some tips to better mobilize their knowledge with a policy audience.

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This is the first installment of Evidence for Democracy's webinar series on science policy, with Dr. Jeff Kinder. He has over 25 years of experience in science policy in the U.S. and Canada, and currently directs the Federal Science and Technology Secretariat that supports the Minister of Science and the Deputy Minister Champion for Federal Science. After the presentation, there will be opportunities to have a Q&A with Jeff, whose extensive experience and colourful examples bring the science-policy interface to life. Join us on Tuesday, February 28 at 2:00 PM EST. Bring your questions about your research, and how it could fit into policy!

Please invite your colleagues, students, and anyone enthusiastic about science policy. Anyone with the link can join! See you on February 28!

Kathleen Walsh

Director of Policy

Kathleen Walsh is driven by a passion for social innovation and finding ways to make policy more effective, inclusive, and based on robust evidence. She serves as Evidence for Democracy's Director of Policy, and was previously the organization's Interim Executive Director.