UCS Events at the AAAS 2015 Annual Meeting

February 12-16, 2015 | San Jose

The Center for Science and Democracy at the Union of Concerned Scientists cordially invites you to the following presentations and events by UCS experts at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2015 Annual Meeting.

Join Our Reception

Meet our staff, pick up UCS materials, and learn more about our upcoming work at our February 14 reception at the Fairmont San Jose. RSVP Today!

Visit the UCS Booth

Stop by our booth (#518) to talk with UCS staff and scientists, pick up copies of our latest reports, and find out how you can join our efforts to put rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet’s most pressing problems.

Open Access to Your Emails: Tensions Between Academic Freedom and Open Records Laws
Michael Halpern, manager of strategy and innovation, Center for Science and Democracy
Friday, February 13, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Room 210 AB (San Jose Convention Center)

What Else Can You Do with a Ph.D.? Finding Alternative Careers in the Sciences
Pallavi Phartiyal, senior analyst, Center for Science and Democracy
Friday, February 13, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Room 212 (San Jose Convention Center)

Your Manuscript’s New Best Friend is a Strategic Science Communication Portfolio
Melissa Varga, outreach associate and community manager, Science Network
Sunday, February 15
Exhibit Hall (San Jose Convention Center)

Engaging Scientists and Engineers in Policy Workshop
Pallavi Phartiyal, senior analyst, Center for Science and Democracy
Monday, February 16, 11:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Room LL20 A (San Jose Convention Center
Fee: $25 (must register for this in advance)

We are also looking for 6-8 Science Network members to join us for a one-hour focus group at AAAS to discuss opportunities that are of interest to our members, including local engagement opportunities. Coffee and snacks will be provided. If you’re interested, please send us an email with your name, state, and area of expertise. We'll let you know if you've been selected.

To stay informed about our work throughout the year, join the UCS Science Network.

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