Integration & Application Network

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Changing the way science is communicated

At IAN, we can get your research into the hands of decision makers. By creating innovative ways to visually present science, we make it more accessible to managers, stakeholders, and the general public; meaning that your data will reach a much wider audience than just your peers.

We love new challenges, and can work with you locally or collaborate with partners around the globe.

Our expertise includes:

Can you envision a world where scientific research is easily accessible for key decision makers to make informed choices to solve environmental problems?

We can.


Interested in working with us?

The first step is to contact our Program Manager. On a short phone call we can assess how we can help you with a few questions about your situation and needs. Following that, we will give you a more detailed walk-through, showing how our partnerships typically unfold. Give us a call (+1 410-221-2004) and we can set up a time to chat, or drop us a line at ian@umces.edu. Let us help you budget science communication into your next proposal.

How else can we help?

The IAN/UMCES Symbol and Image Libraries are provided completely cost and royalty free for any use, with attribution, except redistribution or sales. Required Attribution: Author Name, Integration and Application Network, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (ian.umces.edu/imagelibrary/).

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