Erin Eastwood explains how turning your abstract for a scientific conference into a Tweetable 140 characters can benefit you, your science and the conference you are attending. Erin is the intern for the journal Conservation Biology (@ConBiology), the flagship journal of the Society for Conservation Biology (SCB).
“The Marine Section [of SCB] has been at the forefront of using Twitter effectively to enhance scientific conferences like IMCC and in encouraging and facilitating the use of twitter at ICCB,” said Nathan Spillman, the Marketing and Communication’s coordinator for the SCB.
The 3rd International Marine Conservation Congress (@IMCC2014) is the international conference of the Society for Conservation Biology’s Marine Section (@SCBMarine). The International Congress for Conservation Biology, or ICCB, is the biennial international conference of the Society for Conservation Biology (@Society4Conbio).