Science Minister Karen Andrews MP meets with delegates at #SmP2019
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Science meets Parliament 2019 | Science has so much to say

It was the 20th year of Science meets Parliament, an important occasion for science, policy and parliamentarians to come together in Canberra: twenty years of enduring connections, conversations and sparking change. Day 1 Day 1 of Science meets Parliament gives delegates the opportunity to listen, learn, share and inspire. Hundreds of researchers and innovators from […]

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Help bridge the gap between science and parliament

If you are passionate about evidence-based, science-informed policy, apply now to become a STEM Ambassador! Science & Technology Australia is proud to launch the second round of its successful STEM Ambassador program, expanding to cover 20 federal electorates. The inaugural Ambassadors come from a wide range of science, technology, and engineering jobs, and represent nine […]

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STA elects new Executive Committee at AGM

Science & Technology Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of new members to its Executive Committee who were elected at STA’s Annual General Meeting today. Newly elected executive members include: Vice President – Tanya Ha Treasurer – Judith Dawes (re-elected) Early Career Representative – Lee Constable Ordinary member – Mark Bazzacco Today’s AGM also […]


Superstars of STEM smash it at the final workshop

Intelligent. Inspiring. Committed. Passionate. Incredible. These are just a few words used to describe our Superstars of STEM. Our Superstars travelled from across Australia last week to participate in the final workshop of the year – Communicating with Influence. Awesome, strong, intelligent, supportive and a million other descriptors these #SuperstarsOfSTEM are changing the world! […]

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Science meets Parliament supports Deadly Science

Science meets Parliament 2019 is proud to support Deadly Science, an important initiative expanding access to science for Indigenous kids. In lieu of gifts for SmP speakers, Science & Technology Australia will donate $20 in the name of each speaker to this cause. Deadly Science provides remote schools with books and scientific resources, and connects […]