Past events

03
Sep
2018

CPAS seminar: Aalok Khandekar »

5pm 3 September 2018

Learn how the 6+ City Study has developed, and what we have learned so far, focusing in particular on emerging understandings of air pollution governance in India.

27
Aug
2018

Gendered Labour Roles and Rewards in Science »

2pm 27 August 2018

Despite progress, gender disparities in science persist. Women remain underrepresented in the scientific workforce and under rewarded for their contributions.

12
Jul
2018

Responsible research and innovation: what does it mean for science communication »

5pm 12 July 2018

Join us for a special CPAS seminar welcoming our new Director of Research, Associate Professor Sujatha Raman.

29
Jun
2018

What have lasers ever done for me? »

3.30pm 29 June 2018

This Friday, Professor Hans Bachor and Questacon’s Patrick Healan light up your afternoon with an intriguing science show / lecture demonstration.

28
Jun
2018

Would the EnergieWenden exhibition work in Australia? »

5pm 28 June 2018

How do politicians manage the minefield of interests and emotions that surround climate change and energy?

12
Jun
2018

CLIMATE ACTION: How can the media play its part on the road to Katowice? »

3.30pm 12 June 2018

Join Filip Malinowski and Katharine Murphy for an inside view of the tribulations of reporting on international climate negotiations and communicating the climate emergency.

17
May
2018

Seminar: Fictional Perspective in Literature and Science »

5pm 17 May 2018

Chris Danta research operates at the intersection of literary theory, philosophy, science and theology.

13
Apr
2018

SCOMaganza April 2018 »

10.30am 13 April 2018

SCOMaganza is a great community gathering day for the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science.

21
Feb
2018

Promoting responsible innovation through public engagement within an evidence-based policymaking initiative in Japan »

4.30pm 21 February 2018

What role science communication can play in responsible research and innovation from the perspectives of both policy and practice.

14
Feb
2018

Citizen Science: A bridge between scientists and the public »

12pm 14 February 2018

Involvement of volunteers in scientific research is a broad definition often used to describe citizen science.

12
Feb
2018

Who’s Afraid of the Post-Truth Condition? »

5.45pm 12 February 2018

‘Post-Truth’ was Oxford Dictionaries 2016 word of the year. While the term was coined by its disparagers, especially in light of the Brexit and US Presidential campaigns, the roots of post-truth lie deep in the history of Western social and political theory.

26
Oct
2017

Jeshka McConnell and Kathleen Hayes: Final research seminars »

4.30pm 26 October 2017

This afternoon two CPAS research students will present their final seminars on their research projects.

07
Sep
2017

Professor Graham Durant: Showing Science - from the sublime to the ridiculous »

6pm 7 September 2017

Tonight Graham Durant, the Director of Questacon and CPAS Honorary Professor, will present a special CPAS evening seminar entitled Showing Science - from the sublime to the ridiculous.

07
Sep
2017

SCOMaganza! 2017 »

1am 7 September 2017

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

05
Sep
2017

Lunchtime seminar: Professor Shahbaz Khan, Director UNESCO Regional Science Bureau for Asia and the Pacific »

1.30pm 5 September 2017

Can science help resolve the biggest challenges of our time?

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