2011 Mid West Youth Science Forum

2011 Mid West Youth Science Forum

The 2011 Mid West Youth Science Forum will provide an opportunity for Year 10 students in Western Australia to gain a greater understanding of science related jobs and career pathways. Information provided at the forum will assist young people make informed choices about future science based education, training and employment opportunities in the Mid West.

Key note speakers will address the students during the day and a "Speed Dating" session will allow students an opportunity to speak face to face with scientist, many of who are working in the Mid West region. ICRAR and CSIRO have supported the event since the inaugural Forum in 2009 and students have been amazed at the scope of the SKA and ASKAP Projects literally, happening in their back yard.

Location: QE11 Centre, 88 Durlacher Street, Geraldton
Date: 29 June 2011
Time: 9am
Host: Geraldton Regional Community Education Centre
Costs: Free
RSVP: Required
For more information and to book contact: Carolyn Pegler on 08 99214855 or carolyn@edcentre.wa.edu.au