JCU Events 2018 October JCU Inspiration on Tap

JCU Events

Tue, 16 Oct 2018

JCU Inspiration on Tap

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JCU Inspiration on Tap - Public Lecture Series

When: 16 October 18, 6pm -- 7:30pm

Where: Macalister Brewery

Come along and be inspired as JCU’s top researchers and academics share their expertise with the local community outside of the lecture theatre.

There will be two topics presented on the night. These include:

Sport Science in the 21st Century

Sport science has been a rapidly evolving area in sport in the last couple of decades particularly due to advances in wearable and digital technology. These advances have resulted in improvements in training methods and athlete recovery and monitoring, and ultimately athlete sporting performance. Find out where sport science is heading as athletes move through the 21st Century.

Presented by Glen Deakin

Design Thinking and Innovation in IT

Design Thinking is a user-centred design approach, with a heavy focus on finding problems people have, and finding solutions they’re excited about. Find out how IT students have used Design Thinking to tackle problems in their local communities.

Presented by Dr Eugene McArdle

Register here

Contact details:

JCU Marketing | events@jcu.edu.au | 07 4781 6838