SCIENCE GETS SOCIAL: The Art of Cryptology
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22 March 2018 Festival Lab, South Bank

Age Recommendation

18+

Venue

Festival Lab, South Bank

Location

Cultural Forecourt, Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Session Times

Cost

Adult: $20 Concession: $15 Student: $15
Bernie Hobbs
Moderator

Bernie Hobbs

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Bernie Hobbs

Best known as a judge on The New Inventors, Bernie Hobbs is an award-winning science writer and broadcaster at the ABC. Originally from Brisbane, Bernie is based at the ABC...

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Eddie Woo
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Eddie Woo

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Eddie Woo

Eddie Woo is Head Teacher Mathematics at Cherrybrook Technology High School, the largest secondary school in New South Wales, and is known for his innovation and dynamism in the classroom....

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Leonie Simpson
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Leonie Simpson

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Leonie Simpson

Leonie Simpson is an information security researcher at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of the Science and Engineering Faculty. Dr Simpson...

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Benjamin Burton
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Benjamin Burton

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Benjamin Burton

Benjamin Burton is a professor in the School of Mathematics and Physics at The University of Queensland, where he spends his time teaching supercomputers how to untangle knots. His mathematical...

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Summary

Hackers, gamers, spies and snapchatters all rely to varying degrees on the multifaceted minefield of cryptology – a digital world of codes, algorithms, patterns and puzzles. Delve into the murky world of encryption and discover the exquisite artistry that permeates our daily lives.

The ticket price includes a beverage on arrival. 

This is an 18+ event. This venue is licensed. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
The Queensland Museum Network supports the responsible consumption of alcohol at all events.

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