WOMEESA AGM & Workshop

We would like to invite you to attend the WOMEESA Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 13th November in Brisbane the day before the Dorothy Hill Women in Earth Science Symposium.
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Annual General Meeting: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (BYO lunch/refreshments)
Workshop: 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Cost: $25 per person (includes afternoon tea)
Venue: UQ School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Steele building, room 314-315 (St Lucia campus, 4072 QLD)
Please note: the website registration only works if you register for DHS and the workshop at the same time. If you have already registered for DHS and want to join the workshop, please contact DHS registration.
Write your best: Workshop your writing and write with us

Would you like to increase your writing quality and productivity, and meet a ‘writing buddy’?

Join us for this WOMEESA writing workshop and connect with Earth and Environmental peers across academia, industry and government!

Whether your work is academic or industry-related, you often need to produce papers, grant proposals, industry reports, and/or science communication pieces on a regular basis. This workshop will aim to motivate your writing and create long-lasting peer-mentorship relationships, regardless of the field of study or location of attendees.

Confirmed workshop panelists:

Helen Bostock, UQ SEES

Ashley James, BHP

Dom Tanner, UoW

We will have an open discussion on writing techniques and tips between attendees and invited panellists. We will network over afternoon tea to find a ‘writing buddy’ – a ‘critical friend’ to plan on writing goals for the year ahead, schedule monthly meetings to catch up, and write together (in person or remotely!). Then we will ‘Shut up and write’ to practice the famous ‘pomodoro’ writing technique as a group!

We embrace diversity – All genders and backgrounds are welcome.


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