Tag: Conferences

  • How to Have Your Best Academic Conference

    How to Have Your Best Academic Conference

    Academic conferences can be hard to do well. But some simple steps can help you have your best meeting yet.

  • TEDification How To

    TED curator Chris Anderson has an article in Harvard Business Review (2013) that seeks to digest key presentation advice derived from the past several decades of TED’s work. Perhaps not all Anderson’s advice is appropriate to the genre of the academic conference paper, but doubtless a good many would substantially benefit from a healthy dose of some…

  • On the Web (February 12, 2013)

    On the web: John Goodrich reflects on how to respond when one’s conference paper solicits no questions from the audience. Jim Davila notes a UC Berkeley press release about automated language reconstruction efforts. Mark Goodacre lectures on “Myths of Mary and the Married Jesus” (HT: NT Pod): [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CtVG5GyluA]