Meet the 2011 Fresh Scientists at the Duke of Kent Hotel and School Forums

Meet the 2011 Fresh Scientists at the Duke of Kent Hotel and School Forums

Meet 11 of Australia’s most innovative young scientists as they talk about their discoveries over a drink at the Duke of Kent Hotel in Melbourne, Monday 6th June. This year’s science includes: Bandages that change colour, planets that orbit backwards, ‘suicide’ genes for treating blood cancers, when your grandparents will start falling over and more.

Science performer Andrea Horvath (3RRR’s Dr Andi) will challenge them to describe their work in less than a minute, in rhyme, reason or verse. You can download an event flyer here.

When: Monday 6 June, 7pm
Where: Upstairs at the Duke of Kent, 293 La Trobe Street, Melbourne
Cost: The science is free, all meals and drinks at bar prices.
RSVP for general numbers to AJ Epstein, aj@scienceinpublic.com.au, (03) 9398 1416.

Fresh Science school forums

Melbourne Museum forums (public also welcome)

Where: The Melbourne Museum
When: Thursday 9 June, 10am-11am and 11:30pm-12:30pm
Bookings: This event is booked out. Please contact AJ Epstein, aj@scienceinpublic.com.au, to add your name to the waiting list.

Regional forums

Where: Geelong, Bendigo and Ballarat
When: Wednesday 8 June, two forums in each location
Bookings: Contact AJ on (03) 9398 1416 email aj@scienceinpublic.com.au

To download the 2011 school flyer, click here