SCOMaganza! 2017

SCOMaganza! 2017 is an all day event featuring short talks from CPAS researchers on their exciting science communication research.

The full program is available here.

Overview:

  • 9.00 Rock up, grab a coffee, have a chat, find a seat
  • 9.20 Director’s Welcome - Professor Joan Leach
  • 9.30 Session 1: Sci com interventions in the formal education space - Jennifer Colley, Mita Anggaryani, Inez Harker-Schuch
  • 10.45 Morning Tea
  • 11.15 Session 2: Towards evidence-based science policy - Michel Watson, Tangyao Zhang, Sam Vilkins
  • 12.30 Lunch
  • 1.30 Session 3: Rethinking science media and public communication - Jenni Metcalfe, Tara Roberson, Imogen Brown
  • 2.45 Afternoon Tea
  • 3.05 Session 4: Communicating about biological threats - Ian McDonald, Lindy Orthia
  • 3.55 Formal Close - Professor Joan Leach
  • 4.00 Drinks
  • 5.00 Special Evening Seminar: Showing Science - From the Sublime to the Ridiculous, Professor Graham Durant AM

It's free, catered, public and guaranteed to be fun and informative.

Register at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scomaganza-2017-tickets-36530968109

See you there!

Date & time

7 September 2017

Location

Green Couch Room, Peter Baume Building 42A

Contacts

 Lindy Orthia
 02 6125 6148

Updated:  23 September 2017/Responsible Officer:  CPAS web officer/Page Contact:  CPAS webmaster