FULL PROGRAM PDF available here [PDF].
POCKET PROGRAM PDF available here [PDF].
Day 1: Sunday 16 February 2020
Pre-conference workshop registration and social details coming soon.
|9:30 – 17:00||
Workshop: Visual storytelling: using your smart devices to create better visuals for science communication
|13:30 – 17:00||Workshop: How to pitch your science (-communication)
[ticketed event, public and delegates welcome. $70 (uncatered).] Uncatered event.
Venue: G.30, New Horizons Building, 20 Research Way. Google link.
|18:00 – 23:00||Social: Pre-conference meet and greet for ASC2020 delegates.
Free for delegates, must RSVP.
Platters and a tab on the bar until they run out, and then buy your own.
Venue: Dooley’s Irish Bar, 2077 Dandenong Rd, Clayton
|18:30 – 20:30||Social: SciCom Trivia: World’s greatest science communication quiz
[ticketed event, public and delegates welcome. $25 public, free for delegates, must RSVP] Venue: Dooley’s Irish Bar, 2077 Dandenong Rd, Clayton
Day 2: Monday 17 February 2020
Day 3: Tuesday 18 February 2020
|8:30||Registration Opens ~ Welcome Tea & Coffee [G.41]|
|9:00 – 9:10||Welcome and house keeping [G.31] #T1
|9:10 – 9:40||Plenary – Do we still need the media? [G.31] #T1|
|9:40 – 9:45||Break|
|9:45 – 10:45||Humanity: [G.02] #T2
Multimedia: [G.03] #T3
Research Impact: [G.21] #T4
Job market: [G.31] #T5
|10:45 – 11:15||Morning tea [G.41]|
|11:15 – 12:15||Trust and Risk: [G.01] #T6
Engagement: [G.02] #T7
Multimedia: [G.03] #T3
Business of scicomm: [G.21] #T8
Research: [G.31] #T9
|12:15 – 12:20||Break|
|12:20 – 13:00||Plenary: Broadcasting for Impact
Stephen Oliver, Manager, Documentaries – Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) [G.31] #T10
|13:00 – 14:00||Lunch [G.41] 13:15 Australian Science Communicators Special General Meeting [G.01]|
|14:00 – 15:30||Learning through play: [G.01] #T11
Effecting change: [G.02] #T12
Careers: [G.03] #T13
Coastal scicomm: [G.21] #T14
Evolving scicomm: [G.31] #T15
|15:30 – 16:00||Afternoon tea [G.41]|
|16:00 – 17:00||Plenary: Effective engagement with Policy Makers
Dr Subho Banerjee, Research Program Director, Australia & New Zealand School of Gov’t (ANZSOG) [G.31] #T16
|17:00 – 19:00||Speed Mentoring with successful science communicators
Proudly sponsored by the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS)
Venue: Monash MPavilion, 26 Ancora Imparo Way #T17
|19:00 – 21:00||Evening tour and reception at The Australian Synchrotron
Proudly sponsored by ANSTO
Venue: The Australian Synchrotron, 800 Blackburn Road, Clayton
Day 4: Wednesday 19 February 2020
Please direct questions about the program to firstname.lastname@example.org.