Programme

Thursday 8 July

8.00

Registration and coffee

10.00

Opening ceremony

10.30

Keynote: Resilience in research and in life
Prof Tanya Smith - Griffith University

11.30

Dell Award presentation - Prof Abby Smith

12.30

Lunch

1.30

Concurrent streams
Science bits - Sustainability and climate change
Professional development - Navigating unconscious bias
Embracing diversity - Career diversity

3.00

Afternoon tea and family friendly development session

5.30

End of day 1

6.30

Conference dinner

 

Friday 9 July

 

9.00

Concurrent streams
Science bits - Emerging issues
Professional development - Mentoring and leadership
Embracing diversity - Breaking barriers

10.30

Morning tea

11.00

Concurrent streams
Science bits - Otago up and coming
Professional development - Selling yourself
Embracing diversity - Cultural diversity

12.30

Lunch

1.30

Presentation: Statistics on women in science

2.00

AGM 

3.00

Keynote: Prof Dame Juliet Gerrard

4.00

End of conference

 

The Science Media Centre will be running Science Media Savvy Express throughout the conference. Attendees will be given practical tips on talking about their science. More information, download the flyer.

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