IOBC-WPRS General Assembly 2013: Short Survey
Check user needs for an e-Newsletter and the current usage of Social Media; Identify most important IOBC-WPRS topics/information. Survey (pdf)
- eNewsletter: 85 % of the IOBC-WPRS officials and members present at the GA 2013 answered positively and like to get an eNewsletter on regular intervals.
- Social Media is not used widely - Facebook is mostly used for private purposes.
For professional networking, LinkedIn (and to a minor extent Google+) is used and - for even more dedicated purposes as scientists - Research Gate is most used.
- Most helpful topics, ranking: 1. Meeting time-table, 2. New IOBC publications, 3. Miscellaneous news and Reminder for deadlines, 4. Open positions
- An eNewsletter will be sent out as soon as there is interesting new content on the website.