A Webinar is a live presentation conducted over the Internet, allowing attendees to view the presenter's slide presentation or computer screen in real time on their computer desk top while listening to the presenter speak through the telephone or through the computer via use of a headset or computer speakers.
For more information about web conferencing and webinars refer to the June 2010 editionof ExtensionNet.
APEN Webinars have been hosted by APEN member Leanne Isaacson from 2016 to 2020. We thank Leanne for her diligence and volunteer assistance during this time.
The Webinars are now hosted on APEN Zoom and held on the third Monday of every second month at 2pm AEST/AEDT.
If you would like further details on the webinars, or would like to present or have a suggestion for a suitable topic, please get in contact with Roe at the APEN Secretariat on firstname.lastname@example.org.
A copy of the recording from the webinars can be accessed from the list below or the APEN YouTube Channel
2021 Webinar 6 - 13 December - 2pm AEDT - Doctor Chelsea Jarvis, Senior Scientist at the University of Southern Queensland’s Centre for Applied Climate Sciences
“Communicating Climate Science to Different Industries”.
Chelsea's work focuses on communicating advancements in climate science to primary producers to assist in on-property management. She works closely with the pastoral industry across northern Australia.
The presenter was Megan Willis, Senior Extension Officer, Dept of Agriculture & Fisheries, Qld and topic: Extension with Direction: Developing a framework for consistent and effective extension delivery in the Burdekin Catchment
The presenter was Fiona McCartney, Senior Social Scientist, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland and topic, Drivers and barriers to drought preparedness and management: findings and insights from behavioural and social science
The eXtension Foundation team, Ashley Griffin (Program Manager, Impact Collaborative), Megan Hirschman (Partnership and Development Specialist), Molly Immendorf, (Impact Collaborative Lead Design Manager) and Aaron Weibe (Communications & Engagement Manager) presented Designing Extension Programming for Impact with the eXtension Foundation’s Impact Collaborative in the U.S. Cooperative Extension Service
The Wellness in Tough Times Nebraska team, Susan Harris, WTT Team Lead, Educator – Rural Health, Wellness, and Safety, Soni Cochran, Extension Assistant, Kerry Elsen, 4-H Extension Educator, Kayla Hinrichs, Extension Educator, Michelle Krehbiel, Youth Development Specialist, Brandy VanDeWalle, Extension Educator presented Nebraska Extension Wellness in Tough Times Project.