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Towards Healthy and Productive Landscapes

South

20 November 2019

How can we align food and fibre production with carbon sequestration and biodiversity to increase opportunities for future generations? How can we restore ecosystem health at the landscape scale while increasing productivity and capitalising on…

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Wild Minds

South

13 November 2019

Wild Island presents Wild Minds – a series of 7 cutting edge presentations and conversations that explore Country, nature, wildness and people from a range of perspectives – Indigenous, activist, philosophical, scientific, artistic, literary, political…

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Event

National Innovation Games Hobart

South

12 November 2019

The National Innovation Games are coming to Hobart! Similar to events like UHack or GovHack, the Innovation Games will challenge you to solve a real business problem. The challenge focus of the day is: “How…

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Talk

AquaKulture

South

8 November 2019

Live Performance. Artist/Scientists Talk. Free Bar. From 5.30pm. November 8th. Aquakulture is a multimedia performance by award-winning British composer and performer Ryan Taylor. The piece explores the rapidly changing nature of aquaculture, it’s connection to…

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Extinction Matters BioBlitz – Devonport

South

8 November 2019 - 9 November 2019

A BioBlitz is a festival of science in nature – an effort by the community, working with scientists and naturalists, to discover and record as many living things as possible within each site for a…

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Sharing Tasmanian Climate Change Stories on a Voyage to Antarctica

South

7 November 2019

Sharing stories is the way people communicate and learn, pass on knowledge, form judgments and act on changes. It is even more powerful when the stories you hear are from your community, your backyard, your…

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#SciPubVolcanology: Venting scientific knowledge into the pub!

South

7 November 2019

Talking volcanoes at #SciPubVolcanology. Panelists: Dr. Martin Jutzeler , Lecturer in Earth Sciences, Earth Sciences & CODES, UTas Associate Professor Joanne Whittaker , IMAS, UTas TBD

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Cool Science Postgrad Night | Royal Society of Tasmania

South

5 November 2019

You’re invited to the Royal Society of Tasmania’s Annual Postgraduate Student Lectures. Find out what cool research is happening in Tasmania from three University of Tasmania researchers. Luisa Fitzpatrick, School of Natural Sciences Tail Loss…

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Workshop

PRIMARY TEACHER PD: Engineering is Elementary

South

4 November 2019 - 5 November 2019

Questacon are running a two day Engineering is Elementary program for Lower and Upper primary teachers in Hobart. Over the two days teachers will: Engage with inquiry and interdisciplinary learning pedagogies Learn about the engineering design process…

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A botanical artist’s journey: with Lauren Black

South

3 November 2019

Join artist Lauren Black in this special, illustrated talk to discover her journey of painting The Albany Pitcher Plant – Cephalotus follicularis. In this talk, Lauren will take you through her personal experience with painting…

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Exhibit

IMAS EXHIBITION: TRACINGS – GIANT KELP MACROCYSTIS PYRIFERA

South

1 November 2019 - 17 January 2020

Tracings – Giant Kelp Macrocystis Pyrifera is a collaboration between artist Amanda Walker and IMAS Professor Catriona Hurd. The exhibition traces the history of Tasmania’s disappearing giant kelp forests and the arrival in Tasmania’s coastal ecosystem…

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Conference

SEAWEED FOR LIFE AND THE FUTURE

South

1 November 2019

The ‘Seaweed for Life and the Future’ workshop was born from passionate seaweed lovers that want to highlight the important role seaweeds can and do have in our lives through their contribution to inshore marine…

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