Science Communicators conference 2016

@JCU Science Communicators conference 2016

Australian Science Communicators conference 2016


The ASC National Conference 2016 (ASC2016) is being held in Brisbane to tie in with the first World Science Festival held in Australia (which runs from March 9 to March 13).

On March 11, the Australian Science Communicators (ASC) will bring together leading science communicators and journalists from across the globe to network and discuss current issues for science communication at QUT University, Gardens Point in Brisbane.

JCU staff and students are very welcome to attend.

Topics to be presented include understanding and responding to people’s rejection of science, the cultural value of science communication, a look at new narratives in science communication, and the future of science journalism.

A full list of the speakers is here: and the full program can be viewed at:

Kind regards,

Monica Taylor
Conference Volunteer, Australian Science Communicators