Our speaker this month is a dynamic (read dynamite!) role model in science communication:
Confessions of a communicating scientist – how public engagement is shaping my research career and making me a better scientist, featuring Prof Nox Makunga, Department of Botany and Zoology @ Stellenbosch University
There will be time for questions and for audience members to share their creative science communication tips!
Date: Friday 27 March 2015
Time: Lunch time snacks served at 12:30; event from 13:00 – 14:00
Venue: CREST, 4th floor of Wilcocks Building; c/o Ryneveld and Victoria streets, Stellenbosch
Parking: There is public parking (open and covered) at nearby Eikestad Mall
RSVP: Rolene Langford (email@example.com) by 23 March 2015
Enquiries: 021 808 9387
Science Fridays @ Stellenbosch is an opportunity for lively debate about issues at the interface of science and society. It is free and open to anyone interested in how science connects with our daily lives.
This series of public science events will be hosted by the Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST) at SU. CREST hosts South Africa’s first Chair in Science Communication (SciCOM), as well as a Centre of Excellence in Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (SciSTIP).