The 2018 QEST conference program is designed to support science laboratory staff and educators in the utilisation of STEM resources in the laboratory. Of key interest are practical experiences in line with the Australian curriculum and new senior science syllabus. Our inspiration this year is drawn from the Australian Science Week theme “Game changers and change makers” – we hope you likewise find inspiration in the wondrous technologies available to all of us.
With laboratory technician jobs being practical in nature, we aim to offer a majority of practical workshops to broaden laboratory skills as well as school safety issues and legislative requirments. We have also found that this experience and information is valuable to science teachers, increasing their practical skills in the class room.
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– Ticket prices & how to Register
– Keynote speakers
– Major workshops
– the Venue – UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON CAMPUS
– Dinner menu
– Networking opportunities
TICKETS will be available Term 2 from Eventbrite
We hope you can join us in celebrating science at the complementary dinner on the Monday night.
As an association of likeminded professionals, VOLUNTEERS are most welcome. In fact we rely on your active involvment and interest. Please consider sharing your skills and knowledge with your peers and joining our enthusiastic organising team.
The ConQEST Organising Team