What is World Science Festival Brisbane?
World Science Festival Brisbane will bring some of the world's greatest thought leaders to Queensland; showcase local scientists and performers from around the Asia Pacific region; and host the brightest and the best from previous events in New York. At the Festival, the biggest stars of science will present the beauty, complexity, and importance of science through diverse, multidisciplinary programming that is the World Science Festival signature.
The inaugural World Science Festival Brisbane will take place between 9 and 13 March 2016 and is presented by the Queensland Museum and supported by the Queensland Department of Premier and Cabinet and Tourism and Events Queensland.More info at http://www.worldsciencefestival.com.au
What is the Queensland Government Office for Women?
The Office for Women is part of the Queensland Government and plays a central role in carrying out the government's vision for the women of Queensland. We aim to promote and encourage the rights of all Queensland women - across cultures, socio-economic backgrounds and age groups. At the core of our work is the ongoing challenge to remove the barriers that stop women from fully participating in society. More info at https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/communityservices/women/about-the-office-for-women
What is the Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist?
The Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist supports Dr Geoff Garrett AO, the Queensland Chief Scientist, in his role as strategic advisor to the state government on science, research and innovation and as ambassador for Queensland science.
Dr Garrett and his team actively encourage collaboration between government, research and industry to inspire innovation. The team also promotes science, research and innovation to create a better understanding of the contribution they make to the state’s economic, social and environmental wellbeing.
The Queensland Chief Scientist is a whole-of-government position that sits within the Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation. More information at http://chiefscientist.qld.gov.au
How do I create a video?
You can do it yourself using Thinkable's guide or you could contact your university or organisation's media and communications department who can help in producing and creating your research video. The judging panel will be judging on the strength of your content and ideas, and not on video production skills.
Who can I contact if I need additional information?
Stephanie Tickle - Producer, World Science Festival Brisbane, email@example.com
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