PCST Notre Dame University Symposium, United States

9-11 July 2024, Indiana, United States

Civic Science and Ethics in the Age of AI: Building Trust

This symposium aimed to bridge the widening gaps between academia and the public in terms of the public understanding of science. It brought together many stakeholders to explore innovative strategies for effective science communication and public engagement. The symposium covered various aspects of civic science, such as fostering dialogue, improving accessibility and inclusivity, enhancing science literacy, and building trust between scientists and the public. By sharing experiences, best practices, and cutting-edge research, the symposium fostered collaboration and developed actionable strategies to bridge the gaps between the public and academia in the public understanding of science.

From 9 to 11 July 2024, participants learned about building trust with audiences in the age of AI. Through a variety of keynote speakers, interactive workshops, poster sessions, and scientific art displays, participants learned about the science behind better communicating science with different audiences. Participants took away practical ideas for broader impacts of their research as well as how to communicate science with a variety of audiences.

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