Member Networking Forum: The Public Education of Science

March 31, 2010

Northwestern University, Hughes Auditorium
303 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL, United States


Please join us for our first ever Member Networking Forum on March 31st, 2010!

In addition to being a networking event, this event will also encompass the many different aspects of the public education of science.

This program is now free and open to the public. Please join us for this one of a kind event!

The format for this event is as follows:

Join us at 6 p.m. in Hughes Auditorium. Our panelists will begin the discussion with an overview of the biggest challenges they face in the are of public education of science. Members will then have the opportunity to have a more intimate Q&A and discussion with the panelists. All attendees and panelists will then move into the atrium around 6:30 p.m. for light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. Members and panelists will mingle, network, and have the option of continuing the discussion.

Northwestern University
Hughes Auditorium
303 East Superior Street

Event begins at 6 p.m.

Panelists Include:
Mike Davis, M.S., Harold Washington College & City Science TV
Mike Kennedy, Ph.D., Northwestern University
Rabiah Mayas, Ph.D., Museum of Science and Industry
Harold Myron, Ph.D., Argonne National Laboratory

Parking vouchers are available for $6 and can be purchased online or at the door. They will be distributed at check-in.

This event is cosponsored by Northwestern University’s Office for Science Outreach and Public Engagement.  The office publishes Science in Society, a web-based educational resource for the community, featuring original articles, events, multimedia, and a blog. Visit the site at