Chair: Lars Christensen (ESO)
Dr Gordon Squires (Caltech/IPAC - TMT)
In this presentation, I will summarize the outcomes from a three-day workshop held in April 2017 titled “Making the Case”. This workshop provided Workforce, Education, Public Outreach and Communications (WEPOC) leaders from high energy physics and astronomy projects a candid forum for considering fundamental questions for large, international science projects: - What is the value of WEPOC...
Mr Dan Hilllier (Science and Technology Facilities Council), Mr Lars Lindberg Christensen (ESO), Mr Terence O'CONNOR (Science and Technology Facilities Council)
The diverse range of large research infrastructures share some features that make our communications and engagement distinctively challenging. Projects are multi-institutional, multi-national and increasingly multi-disciplinary in scope. So project communications must be meshed with corporate communications; long-term strategies are needed for long-term projects, that often spend years under...