INNOVATION BY DESIGN: Geeks, Style Gurus & Sciencepreneurs
24 March 2019 Concert Hall, QPAC

Venue

Concert Hall, QPAC

Location

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Date

24 March 2019

Time

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Cost

Adult: $35 (Early Bird $26.25) Concession: $30 (Early Bird $22.50) Student: $25 (Early Bird $18.75)
Jonica Newby
Moderator

Jonica Newby

Moderator

Jonica Newby

Jonica Newby is a TV presenter, writer and director with 20 years of experience making quality factual television in the specialist science genre. She has twice won Australia's most prestigious...

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Alice Payne
Participant

Alice Payne

Participant

Alice Payne

Alice Payne is Senior Lecturer in Fashion in the School of Design, Queensland University of Technology. Her research centres on environmental and social sustainability throughout textile and apparel industry supply...

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Madhu Bhaskaran
Participant

Madhu Bhaskaran

Participant

Madhu Bhaskaran

Madhu Bhaskaran is an Associate Professor at RMIT University where she co-leads the Functional Materials and Microsystems Research Group. She has won several awards and fellowships for her research including...

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Dietmar Hutmacher
Participant

Dietmar Hutmacher

Participant

Dietmar Hutmacher

Dietmar Hutmacher is a biomedical engineer, an educator, an inventor, and a creator of new intellectual property opportunities. Currently he is a Distinguished Professor at QUT where he directs the...

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Summary

Explore how science, design and business are working together to create a new ‘normal’.

 

In today’s fast-paced, technology-driven world, the competition to bring a new idea to market is fiercer than ever. Welcome to the rise of sciencepreneurship, where scientists, designers and industry work together to streamline the challenging processes required to achieve groundbreaking outcomes.

Our group of innovators explain the science behind their inspirations, from wearable technology and smart fashion to medical and engineering devices.

INNOVATION BY DESIGN: Geeks, Style Gurus and Sciencepreneurs is presented in conjunction with Academic Partner QUT.

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