There’s only a few sleeps left before ASC 2012 begins.


The latest news is that Mary O’Kane, the NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer, will be a featured speaker at the Monday cocktail reception at UTS. All delegates are invited and we ask that you RSVP ASAP.


Come and mingle for a relaxing and enjoyable couple of hours. Ross Milbourne and Mary O’Kane will speak from 6.45 to 7.00 pm.

After the event wind your way to Chinatown, Glebe or other places for dinner.  

Monday 27 February 2012: University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Cocktail Reception

Time: 1800 – 2000 hrs
Venue: The Great Hall, Level 5, UTS Tower, Broadway, Ultimo

Two free tickets left for the book event: Be the lucky last ones to RSVP

Tuesday 28 February 2012: The Genome Generation – new book event
Author Elizabeth Finkel in conversation with Wilson da Silva about Elizabeth’s recently launched book, The Genome Generation.

Time: 1800 – 2000 hrs
Venue: gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe


Free tour of the National Measurement Institute on 1st March 2012, 10 a.m. – 12 noon.

Today is the last day to register for the tour at


What, you haven’t registered yet for the conference? You’ll pinch yourself if you miss it. Join the ASC to get members’ rates and register for ASC2012.




Jesse Shore

President, Australian Science Communicators


ASC National Conference 2012, Sydney, 27-29 February