NERC NFM Programme: Novel Communication Workshop – 18 November 2020
The aim of the online workshop was to showcase the breadth of communications currently being undertaken, to help share ideas with others to take away and use when applicable, on this programme and on future projects.
Click on the headings below to access the 10-15 minute recordings.
Workshop Introduction – Emma Shuttleworth, University of Manchester – Different types of communication models, drawing out knowledge transfer from knowledge exchange.
Session 1 Public Participation in Science
Phil Haygarth, Lancaster University – Towards NFM by learning and elicitation with stakeholders in partnership
Jo Clark, University of Reading – Engaging partners in NFM research through co-production in the Landwise project
Ali Foxon – Runs Boggy Doodles, helping children and adults discover the power of green sketching for nature connection & wellbeing
Session 2 Games – Online and at Events
Sam Illingworth – Carbon City Zero card game
Jana Wendler – Games designer for Downpour!
Chris Skinner – Augmented reality to illustrate flood risk
Session 3 Communicating and Interacting with Models and Technical Data
Amy Barron, University of Manchester – Creative and participatory methods
Debra Wilson – Moors For the Future – The Bogtastic Van
Matthew Lickiss, University of Reading – Exploratory work on presenting water moisture and crop yield forecasts to farmers
Session 4 Using Art to Communicate
Claire Stringer and Chris Murray – Visual Minutes – live, illustrated record of conferences, events or meetings
Stephen Scott-Bottoms, University of Manchester – Engaging people with the environment through the arts
Summary of the workshop – Stewart Clarke, National Trust