This workshop addresses effective communication in research, and is divided in two parts. the first part is dedicated to improving communication with others, like pairs and supervisors, and the second part is devoted to developing a critical use of the AI tool, ChatGPT.
Strategies for Effective Conflict Resolution (CR part)
Conflicts are a part of everyday life, and learning how to effectively resolve them is a valuable skill that can benefit students both personally and professionally. Good communication within a team and especially with the supervisor is foundation of success. In this workshop, students will learn evidence-based techniques for managing conflicts, including active listening, empathy building, and assertive communication. Through interactive activities such as role-playing and group discussions, they will have the opportunity to practice and apply these strategies. They will also enhance your emotional intelligence and empathy, which are essential for building constructive relationships and resolving conflicts in a positive manner.
Unlocking the Power of ChatGPT (ChatGPT part)
In today's fast-paced world, ChatGPT is a cutting-edge language model that has revolutionized the field of natural language processing and it is becoming a widely used tool. Its exceptional capabilities in generating text, engaging in conversations, and providing creative responses have opened up new possibilities in various domains. However, it has some limitations to consider, and it should be used carefully. We will address ethical considerations and a responsible use of ChatGPT. Through hands-on activities, discussions, and real-world examples, students will gain practical skills and insights into how ChatGPT works and how they can use it in a fair manner.