Think Science Day - Science In The City


March 14, 2015 - 12:30 pm


March 14, 2015 - 2:00 pm


Paradiso Spiegeltent Aotea Square Auckland   View map

Think-Science-panel-mainShort and sharp talk-sessions that lift the scientific lid on Auckland’s infrastructure, planning and population. Learn what makes the city tick. Three science experts deliver fast-and-furious 25-minute presentations followed by Q+A sessions, and then panel members debate Auckland’s future.

Ideas and Innovation (12:30 -2:00pm)

How can ideas chance our world? Can we live off knowledge not nature? Where do ideas come from, how can we get more of them, and how do we get better value from them? Lillian Grace (Wiki NZ) Shaun Hendy (MacDiarmid Institute, University of Auckland, Physics) Vaughan Rowsell (Vend, CEO) Cather Simpson (MacDiarmid Institute, University of Auckland, Physics and Chemistry) Both of them are being Convened by Jon Bridges.