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Presentation vs Publication

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Presentation by Chris O'Brien, of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (Bay of Bengal LME project) during the science to communication workshop in the 8th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference.

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Presentation vs Publication

  1. 1. Presentation vs publication
  2. 2. Publication vs. Presentation Publication • Audience – narrow/expert • Read (passive voice) • Sentences, paragraphs • Time – lots (hours) • Distance – arm’s length • Detail [  ] Introduction Methods Results Tables & Figures • Discussion & Conclusions Presentation • Audience – broader • Listen (active voice) • Phrases, dot points • Time – little (4 sec) • Distance – metres to vast • Broad brush [  ] Need Approach Supporting evidence Conclusion • Take home message
  3. 3. Setting the stage Message Audience What’s your point? How you engage Why does it matter? Impact !
  4. 4. Message • What’s your story? • How much time do you have? • How much detail can you give?
  5. 5. Action time

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