Changing Lives with Science

Join us at The Shine Dome for the 2019 Canberra Speaker Series, Changing Lives with Science.

Throughout this series we will hear remarkable science stories that haven't yet been told. Stories of innovation, research, breakthroughs, and how science is solving the big challenges of our time.

Series Dates:

  • Tuesday 19th February—Prosthetics & Medical Implants
    • Eliza Ault-Connell, Meningococcal Australia
    • A/Prof Kate Fox, RMIT
  • Tuesday 16th April—Sensors & Electronic Skin
    • A/Prof Madhu Bhaskaran, RMIT
    • Cameron van den Dungen, Sleeptite
  • Tuesday 18th June—Artificial Intelligence & Virtual Reality
    • D/Prof Mary-Anne Williams, UTS
    • Dr Naseem Ahmadpour, University of Sydney
  • Tuesday 13th August—Cochlear Implants
    • Prof Jennie Brand-Miller, University of Sydney
    • Dr Belinda Barnet, Swinburne University
  • Tuesday 15th October—Farming & Agriculture
    • Dr Laura Boykin, UWA
    • Dr Cheryl McCarthy, USQ
  • Tuesday 10th December—Transport & the Built Environment
    • Dr Danielle Moreau, UNSW
    • Second speaker TBC

About the convenors:

  • Professor Nanda Dasgupta
  • Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith
  • Professor Carola Vinuesa

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