This event is for any sci-fi buff out there that believes there is more to this universe than what we can see today… it is being held in conjunction with Study in Australia – head on down and take a look at the educating opportunities downunder – itsReal cool
21 March 2009 12 noon Suntec Singapore Hall 402 Level 4
First Light – Science’s Quest to find the Dawn of Creation presented by Perth Education City
Meet two world famous professors from Perth leading the SKA Project, one of the world’s largest science projects and find out how & why this can create career opportunities in science, engineering, astronomy, physics & maths. Free Admission
Australian Education Showcase 2009 – Explore Australia. Discover Yourself.
more info on the SKA Project
$20m radio astronomy centre to proceed
by Mark Beyer
WA Business News
The state government has confirmed that the University of Western Australia will be the headquarters of a new $20 million radio astronomy research centre that is designed to help WA win the $2.5 billion Square Kilometre Array project.
Science and Innovation Minister Troy Buswell today announced a package of measures to promote WA’s chances of winning the international SKA project.
These include the establishment of an International Radio Astronomy Research Centre as an equal joint venture between UWA and Curtin.