Monash Science Centre 2011 Lecture Series

Science Shaping Society:

A track through the explosive growth of science and technology, and the consequent impact and implications on society now and in the future.

Lectures take place once a month on Wednesday evenings at 7pm

Download the information flyer below for dates and times


Wednesday 13th April - Key Stages in the Growth of Science

Professor Joe Monaghan

Wednesday 25th May Food Security and Climate Change: How the Composition of Plants Could Be Different in the Future

Associate Professor Ros Gleadow

Wednesday 22nd June - Myth Busting: Philosophy and Politics Talk to Science
Dr. Rob Sparrow

Wednesday 27th July - Intelligent Robots in the Real World

Professor Ray Jarvis

Wednesday 24th August - Our Dynamic Earth: Plates, Quakes and Subduction Zones

Dr. Wouter Schellart

Wednesday 28th September - Gripping the Light Fantastic

Associate Professor David Paganin

Wednesday 26th October - Computing Shaping Science Shaping Society

Associate Professor Bernd Meyer

Venue: Monash Science Centre, Blg 74 Normanby Rd, Monash University Clayton

Time: 7pm

RSVP Places are limited. Call Jenny on 9905 1370