Australian Citizen Science
Australian Citizen Science Conference 2015: Maximising the Capacity of Citizen Science for Science and Society
A Fenner Conference on the Environment
supported by the Australian Academy of Science
When: 23-24 July, 2015
Where: The Shine Dome, Canberra
Citizen Science is a partnership between individuals and scientists for investigating pressing questions about the world. The purpose of this conference is bring together the Australian Citizen Science community to share skills and ideas and encourage collaboration. Australian practitioners will lead interactive workshops with internationally recognised experts, highlighting good practice for creating and delivering successful Citizen Science projects. Anyone involved in Citizen Science is welcome to join in – it’s an opportunity to share your experiences, insights, questions and ideas.
You can look forward to:
- An inspiring conference that encourages collaboration and imaginative thinking
- Keynote presentations
- Formal and informal presentations
- Opportunities to talk about your Citizen Science project
- Lots of discussion and interactions with like-minded people
More information about the conference and the Australian Citizen Science Association is available here.
Learn more about the Australian Museum’s Citizen Science Centre here.