Recent Activites

 

 signposts

Work in recent months:

Coaching:         

  • Delegates at Bristol Univerisity using Pecha Kucha training. 

        univ of bris

  • The president of a large trade organisation for public speeches.
  • A London Mayoral candidate.
  • The ICT pioneers for Engineering and Physical sciences research council (EPSRC). 

         epsrc 

  • A local council in communication skills.

 

  • Delivered a communication skills workshop for the British Academy's Newton Fellows.

 

         british acad

 

  • Speaker at Leibnitz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife researchers' Symposium in Berlin.

          leib

 

  • Speaker at the Champalimaud Foundation's Neuroscience researchers' retreat near Lisbon, Portugal.

        champalimaud

 

  • Delivered the first Famelab master class for early career researchers in Kazakhstan.

        famelab international

 

  • Speaker at the European Space Agency DPAC conference in Leiden, Netherlands and delivered workshops in public communication skills.

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  • Delivered science communication workshop for the 1st Mediterranean Science Festival in Limassol, Cyprus.

         mediterranean science

  • Continues to present an (almost) weekly 1 hour science show 'Love and Science' on BCfm radio in Bristol.

         bcfm

A selection of work from 2014:

Coaching:

  • Delegates at the Max Debruck Institute, Berlin. 

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  • Finalists in Radio 2’s‘talent hunt’ for ‘Pause For Thought’ contributors.                                                                                                                                         

       pause for thought

  • A CEO to present to a government select committee.
  • A group of academics at the Gulkbenkian Foundation in Lisbon in science communication.
  • A CEO to strengthen communication in his skill set as a leader.
  • The new President of a trade association to deliver his presidential speech.
  • An MEP to strengthen his performance in broadcast interviews.
  • A communications officer to produce better podcasts.

 

  • Malcolm was the guest speaker at ‘Inspiring Australia’ in Sydney (May 2014).

       inspiring australia

  • Malcolm gave the keynote address at the first South Eastern European Science promotion Conference (SCIPROM) in Belgrade (sponsored by UNESCO). 

       sciprom

  • He also ran a 2 day workshop for NASA astrobiologists.

      nasa astrobiol

  • Malcolm also coached a political media strategist, prepared some young scientist competitors for a public speaking competition and helped a group of engineers to create and deliver a show about engineering for the general public; and ran a communications workshop for a group of oceanographers in the Azores.
  • Malcolm conducts media interviews and chairs events and recently was the MC at the First London ‘Science Slam’ in Camden, London.