BRAIN FOOD BREAKFAST: Sporting Success – Nature vs Nurture

Festival Lab, South Bank

Summary

What makes a great athlete? Training, passion, genes…or a carefully crafted mix? Enjoy a high-performance breakfast of champions to discover whether innate sporting talent could one day be pre-determined biologically. Or will it still come down to who is best on the day?

Ticket price includes a light breakfast.

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Bernie Hobbs

Moderator

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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Caroline Riot

Participant

Caroline Riot

Caroline Riot is a Senior Lecturer and Director of Engagement with the Griffith Business School, Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management, Griffith University.

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Vincent Kelly

Participant

Vincent Kelly

Vince Kelly is a leading sport scientist and Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science in the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences at the University of Queensland

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Matt Brown

Participant

Matt Brown

Matt Brown is a clinician-scientist who trained initially as a rheumatologist before heading into immunogenetics research, initially at the University of Oxford, then between 2005-2016 at the University of Queensland....

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Location

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

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