SCOMaganza! 2017

Date & time

7 September 2017

Location

Green Couch Room, Peter Baume Building 42A

Contacts

 Lindy Orthia
 02 6125 6148

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!

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