2010 VSSEC Engineering and Science Careers Expo
Want to know what a career in Engineering or Science can offer?
Want to know what study options are available?
Then attend the [intlink id="2670" type="page"]VSSEC Engineering and Science Careers Expo[/intlink]
When: Thursday 19th August 2010
Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
@ Strathmore Secondary College
400 Pascoe Vale Rd, Strathmore
Target audience: Yr 10-12 students, parents, teachers, general public
This FREE event is held in association with Australian Engineering Week and National Science Week and is supported by Engineers Australia National Committee for Space Engineering. It showcases the diverse range of study and career paths available across a broad range of fields and brings together university, TAFE and industry representatives to help inspire our future engineers and scientists.
[intlink id="2910" type="page"]Explore interactive displays.[/intlink]
Talk to university representatives.
[intlink id="2728" type="page"]Listen to presentations by engineers and scientists.[/intlink]
|10:00 - 10:30||Dr Colin Scholes: Can cling-wrap save us from climate change?|
CRC for Greenhouse Gas Technologies and Fresh Science recipient 2010
|10:45 - 11:15||Kenn Beer: Safety isn't all crash test dummies|
Senior Road Safety Engineer, VicRoads
|11:30 - 12:00||Dr David Nayagam and Joel Villalobos: The Bionic Eye project|
Melbourne Bionic Ear Institute
|12:15 - 12:45||Dr Elaine Wong: Fibre-optic Networks and Human Safety Factors|
The University of Melbourne and Tall Poppy recipient 2009
|1:00 - 1:30||David Hudson: Propagation of variance: The formula chasing my career...|
Director Business Intelligence and Services, Geoscience Australia
|1:45 - 2:15||Darren Paul: Building the Nakheel Tall Tower in Dubai and other Engineering Challenges|
Senior Geotechnical Engineering, Golder Associates, Melbourne
|2:30 - 3:00||Dr Sue Barrell: From Astrophysics to Climate Change|
Assistant Director (Observations and Engineering), Bureau of Meteorolog
Refer to [intlink id="2670" type="page"]VSSEC Engineering and Science Careers Expo[/intlink] for more details, expo exhibitors, speaker bios and booking form.