Category Archives: future

SciPubTechEdu: How does technology influence our learning?


Thursday, 4 October, 2018


Jill Downing, Program Director of the Bachelor of Education (Applied Learning) and the Bachelor of Adult and Applied Learning Faculty of Education; “Learners, learning, and technology”

David Pretorius, Chief Executive Officer of Eaglecreast Technologies: “How does virtual reality fit in Education?”

John Kertesz, Lecturer in Applied Learning, School of Education: “Enough of the big words already!! What’s the evidence you can actually do it??”

Science at NASA


*** Special event for national science week featuring NASA scientists !***


Dr Jonathan Fraine – Staff Research Scientist at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), science operations center for the Hubble Space Telescope

Dr Andrew Rushby is a NASA Postdoctoral Fellow at NASA Ames Research Center

Jake Clark – PhD candidate & Science Communicator, University of Southern Queensland

SciPub Debate: The Future of Humanity

This special event at the Granada Tavern to kick off National Science Week.



John Dickey, Head of School, Mathematics and Physics, UTAS

David Bowman, Professor, School of Biological Sciences, UTAS

Roberta Julian, Associate Professor, Sociology Director, Tasmanian Institute of Law Enforcement Studies (TILES), UTAS

Rosalie Woodruff, PhD, Member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly for Franklin

Gretta Pecl, ARC Research Fellow & Deputy Associate Dean of Research, UTAS