From astrophysics to brain research, drones, agritech and industrial biotechnology Queensland women are at the forefront of scientific innovation.
The Queensland Women in STEM Prize recognises the valuable contribution of Queensland women working in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Join ABC’s Rhianna Patrick as we announce the 2019 Queensland Women in STEM Prize recipients and celebrate the amazing research taking place across the state.
This special event will include an inspiring keynote from globally acknowledged pioneer in salivary diagnostics Chamindie Punyadeera followed by a Q&A session.
The 2019 Queensland Women in STEM Prize is presented by Queensland Museum in partnership with Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist, Office for Women and BHP Foundation.
Now in its fourth year, this prestigious award is open to early and mid-career women working in STEM careers whose practice has the potential to benefit Queensland.
Previous winners are feeding the world through sustainable livestock production; establishing new manufacturing industries and advancing medical science through drug discovery and improved understanding of immune responses.
To learn more, visit 2019 Queensland Women in STEM Prize.
Free, Ticketed Event
Sunday 24 March 2019, 10:00AM
slq Auditorium 2State Library of QueenslandStanley Place, South Bank
All entrances and areas in the State Library building at South Bank are wheelchair accessible.