Wed, 23 Nov|
TTM: Media Workshop
Learn the skills to deal with the realities of media communications and ensure a positive outcome from any media contact - friendly or hostile.
Time & Location
23 Nov 2022, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
About the event
The workshop is run by Owen Poland, who offers 45 years of journalism experience including 30+ years as a specialist business reporter in NZ, Australia and the UK.
They’re designed to equip health researchers with the skills to deal with the realities of media communications and ensure a positive outcome from any media contact - friendly or hostile.
The session will cover:
• Rules of media engagement
• Differing needs of various media
• Interview and presentation skills
• Guidance on writing op-eds
• Maintaining a professional online presence
• Practical exercises including individually-crafted interview scenarios
Depending on responses, this session may be held online or in person at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute.
When registering, please provide two topics you would be comfortable / want to improve being interviewed about along with a link to a media release or background research that Owen can use to construct your interview. One or both of these should be a research topic.