[ASC-list] Reminder ACT: An evening with Professor Ken Freeman - 2012 Prime Minister’s Science Prize recipient PLUS Canberra ASC AGM

ASC ACT Branch asccanberra at gmail.com
Mon Nov 26 00:40:21 UTC 2012


 *The Australian Science Communicators Canberra committee along with
sponsors Inspiring Australia and CSIRO Discovery invite you to attend an
evening with Canberra local, **Professor Ken
Freeman*<http://www.innovation.gov.au/Science/InspiringAustralia/PrimeMinistersPrizesforScience/Recipients/2012PrizeRecipients/Pages/2012PrimeMinistersPrizeforScience.aspx>
*, recipient of this year’s Prime Minister’s Prize for Science.*

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(picture courtesy of DIIRST)

After nearly 50 years of shaping and changing the human view of galaxies
and the Universe, Ken is honoured to have recieved this award and will talk
to us about what it means to recieve such recognition of his research, how
important communication has been in generating interest in his research and
most importantly....What has he been upto since winning the award and where
to next?

We are extremely lucky to have Ken talking with us and this is an event not
to be missed. Time will be made available time to ask plenty of questions.

*When: Wednesday the 28th of November, Starting at 630pm*

*Where: CSIRO Discovery Centre, CSIRO Discovery, Lecture Theatre, Clunies
Ross St, Black Mountain, ACT* (map and parking
info<http://www.csiro.au/resources/Discovery-Centre-Map.html>
)

Food and Drinks: 7:15pm-8pm

RSVP:  Please RSVP for catering purposes *via
link*<http://actagm2012.eventbrite.com.au>
*.*

Cost: Event free for ASC members and members also get tickets for
lucky-door prizes. Non-members: Gold coin donation on entry

PLEASE NOTE - The Canberra Branch ASC will hold its AGM before the event
for members only (more details via
link<http://www.asc.asn.au/blog/2012/11/08/agm2012>
)

5:30-6:15pm: ASC Canberra AGM - ASC Members only, Glass of wine or beer on
arrival and some nibbles provided.

 *   Nominations for positions on the ASC ACT Committee are all open
 *   The Committee encourages new applications from ASC members who would
like to get involved in shaping and leading activities and events.
 *   If you would like to nominate for a 2013 committee position please
contact asccanberra at gmail.com.

Ian, on behalf of ASC Canberra Committee

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