CONASTA Conference


CONASTA 63 will be held from 6-9 July 2014 at the University of Adelaide, making use of the University's stunning grounds and state-of-the-art facilities.

Earlybird prices avalable for registrations made before 1 May!

HEAR FROM an outstanding line-up of Keynote speakers, including the Chief Scientist of Australia Ian Chubb, AC, the 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physics Professor Brian Schmidt AC FRS, the 2011 PM’s Award winner for University Teacher of the Year Professor Roy Tasker, and Professor Tanya Monro, a Prime Minister’s Prize winner in Physical Sciences and South Australian Scientist of the Year.

TAKE PART IN a broad program of professional learning workshops for primary and secondary teachers and school science technicians, including laboratory and computer workshops, hands-on activities, seminars and discussions.

VISIT some of Adelaide’s premier science and research facilities including the Adelaide Wind Tunnel, RiAus and Forensics SA.

DEVELOP national networks of like-minded colleagues, including primary and secondary teachers, laboratory technicians, curriculum leaders, representatives from not-for-profit and government organisations, resource providers and other interested guests.

ENJOY social events such as the Happy Hour drinks and cocktail events, breakfasts, dinners and post-conference tours.

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For the first time ever, popular Discovery Channel program Mythbusters will be coming to Australia for a series of live shows. The tour will take place in and around Science week in August 2014, and CONASTA is thrilled to be offering two double VIP - Behind the Myths passes, one of which includes a fantastic Meet and Greet Experience.    

Every delegate who registers for the full CONASTA 63 conference goes into the draw to win the passes, which will be allocated to the shows in your closest major city. The VIP double pass will be drawn at the Closing Ceremony, and the VIP & Meet and Greet pass will be drawn at the Science Banquet.

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