"I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen" - Ernest Hemingway

2017  Let’s Talk Science!! (Even With Non-Scientist) (Lead workshop Organiser). Biology Graduate Student Symposium (BGSS), St John’s Newfoundland

2016  Fishing the Small: Making Sure There is Enough Food for All (Workshop, Organiser). International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC), St John’s, Newfoundland

2016  The science of conservation communication: Effective outreach through the media (Panelist). International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC), St John’s, Newfoundland

2016  Making waves inland: The challenges for ocean literacy in land-locked locations (Facilitated Discussion, Lead Organiser).  OceansOnline, St John’s, Newfoundland

2016  A wave of ocean optimism: How and why we should talk about success in marine conservation (Facilitated Discussion, Lead Organiser). OceansOnline, St John’s, Newfoundland

2013  Marine Litter.  (Workshop organiser) Marine Conservation Society (Sea Champion Program)/Jersey in Transition, Jersey, Channel Islands

2013  Divers! Taking care of our ocean (Workshop assistant). BSAC Y-Dive/Marine Conservation Society, York, England

2012  Marine Conservation Zones (Public talk organiser). Marine Conservation Society (Sea Champion Program)/Jersey in Transition, Jersey, Channel Islands

2012  Human impacts on the ocean, and marine protected areas (radio interviewee). BBC Radio Jersey, Jersey, Channel Islands

2011  Surveying Jersey’s terrestrial habitat (Public talk organiser). Environment Guernsey, Jersey, Channel Islands

2011  International Whaling Conference: The impacts of whaling on oceanic ecosystems (radio interviewee). BBC Radio Jersey,  Jersey, Channel Island