JCU Events JCU Inspiration on Tap

JCU Events

Thu, 27 Sep 2018

JCU Inspiration on Tap

JCU Inspiration on Tap - Public Lecture Series

When: 27 September 18, 6pm -- 7:30pm

Where: The Jack Hotel, Cnr Spence & Sheridan St, Cairns City

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:

Science fiction, the Future is now

Learn how science fiction has changed over time from being pure entertainment to becoming an exploration of our current concerns and fears about technology and social change.

Presented by Mr Ben Menadue.

Dengue: Can history teach us anything?

Learn about the history of Dengue in Australia and how astute observations put Australia in the forefront of knowledge.

Presented by Professor John McBride.

Register here

Contact details:

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