I love communicating with new audiences (general audiences and scientists) about my research and life as a marine biologist, working on the front lines of human knowledge.
I’ve won awards for the presentations I’ve given at national scientific conferences and have been featured as a keynote speaker for general audiences. Below are some example talks I’ve given — for booking inquiries, email me at mikegil [at] sciall.org.
Some example talks:
Keynote talk at Caribbean Sailing Association’s annual conference in St. Maarten (I was hosted by Sailors for the Sea, as part of their symposium on conservation and stewardship; October 2015):
Talk at the Benthic Ecology Meeting (a National, annual scientific conference) in March 2014:
Talk at the Benthic Ecology Meeting (a National, annual scientific conference) in March 2013: