A biennial Conference organised by the ABSW
In 2016 the UKCSJ will become the European Conference of Science Journalists
In 2016 the European Science Open Forum will be held in the UK (Manchester). The first ever European Conference of Science Journalists was held in Copenhagen 2014 when ESOF took place in Denmark. As ESOF is in the UK in 2016 the ABSW is organising the 2016 European Conference of Science Journalists in conjunction with our European counterparts. The format will be similar to that of previous UKCSJs and as the programme develops more information will be posted here.
Date: Saturday 23 July, Manchester Central, Manchester
The UKCSJ - a full day of discussion and debate with three key aims:
The next UKCSJ will be replaced by the European Conference of Science Journalists Saturday 23 July 2016 - Manchester
The ABSW is organising the European Conference of Science Journalists (ECSJ) in 2016 along with European Colleagues. The ECSJ is a satellite event to the European Science Open Forum (ESOF) taking place in Manchester.
Archive material of all three UKCSJ's (2010/2012/2014) including full audio of all sessions/write ups and video footage can be accessed through the main menu.
Three aspiring Science Journalists pitched their ideas to the Dragons at UKCSJ14, one individual went on to have a story commissioned and published by Research Fortnight.