SCOMaganza April 2018

Date & time

9.30am–4pm 13 April 2018


Red Room

Peter Baume Building 42A

Australian National University

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2607


Chris McGillion
Rhedyn Ollerenshaw
Christiane Gerblinger
James Ansell
Peter Russ
Imogen Brown
Nic Badullovich


 Bea Hogan

SCOMaganza is a great community gathering day for the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science, featuring short talks from our students on their exciting science communication research. 

It's free, catered, public and guaranteed to be fun and informative. Please RSVP via Eventbrite for catering


  • Chris McGillion, Dissemination through demonstration: communicating agricultural science to subsistence farmers  in Timor-Leste
  • Christiane Gerblinger, The Language of the Rebuffed: Rhetoric, Expertise and Policy Advisers
  • Rhedyn Ollerenshaw, Zoo design: connecting zoo visitors with conservation messages
  • Peter Russ, Towards the development of a trivium approach to science communication evaluation
  • Imogen Brown, Scientists in Kids TV Shows
  • Nic Badullovich, Climate change and framing
  • James Ansell, Communications around a disease that may not exist- using ‘Lyme Disease’ in Australia as a case study for developing communication practises in complex, controversial and uncertain circumstances


View the full program here. 

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