Science meets Parliament 2016

The 2016 Science meets Parliament was held on 1 and 2 March. Speakers included Australian Research Council CEO Professor Aiden Byrne, the Hon Karen Andrews MP, Assistant Minister for Science, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Sue Weston, Shadow Minister for Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Industry Senator Kim Carr and…

Eustathios Petinakis and Ellen O’Brien awarded the 2016 Science Upskill scholarship

Professional Scientists Australia has announced the awarding of the 2016 Science Upskill scholarship to two highly-deserving recipients to coincide with Science Week. The first scholarship has been awarded to Dr Eustathios Petinakis, a Victorian-based Professional Engineer with a PhD in the area of polymer composites who has been a member of Professionals Australia since 2015.…