World Science Festival Begins Today!

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Griffith University is proud to be an academic partner of the 2016 World Science Festival!

From the 9th to the 13th of March, Griffith University has a few signature events that you might be interested in:

  • Can we save save our precious reef in time?

Thursday, 10th March 2016
12:30pm – 2pm
Griffith Conservatorium Theatre
Professor Brendan Mackey
Griffith Climate Change Response Program Director

Thursday, 10th March 2016
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Lecture Theatre, Queensland Museum
Chris Little
PhD Candidate and Technical Officer, Griffith School of Engineering

  • Science Apprentice Program

Professor Geoff Pryde, Deputy Director, Centre Quantum Dynamics
Dr. Hugo Espinosa, Lecturer (Electronic Engineering), Griffith School of Engineering

  • Street Science!

12-13 March 2016
9am – 4pm, Cultural Forecourt, South Bank
Displays by the Australian Rivers Institute, the Red Zone’s Augmented reality sandbox and Science of the Go team.

  • Special guest

Jenny Martin
Director for the Eskitis Institute for Drug Discovery
Friday, 11th March 2016
3pm, Festival Lab, Cultural Forecourt, South Bank
Jenny will be a panel member at ‘Bucking the sySTEM’


Image Credit: Queensland Museum, Gary Cranitch