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FameLab 2017 Western Australia Semi-Final

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Western Australian Maritime Museum

Peter Hughes Drive

Fremantle

WA 6160

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Fancy a night of laughs, drama, surprises and stories of science as you’ve never seen them told before? Then head to the FameLab Western Australia semi-final at the Western Australian Maritime Museum on Wednesday 12 April!

FameLab aims to discover charismatic, up-and-coming scientists who inspire people to see the world from a new perspective - in just three minutes.

Watch as twelve of the country’s best science communicators take to the stage to win your hearts and minds as they battle it out to become the FameLab Western Australia champion for 2017! The contestants are:

  • Ifrah Abdullahi, School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia
  • Laura Dondzilo, University of Western Australia
  • Chaminda Ranasinghe, Edith Cowan University
  • Angela Genoni, Edith Cowan University
  • Narelle Dybing, Murdoch University
  • Hannah Etchells, University of Western Australia
  • Adnan Mannan, Curtin University
  • Abdelrahman Elkhateeb, Curtin University
  • Leanda Denise Mason, Curtin University
  • Bronwyn Ayre, University of Western Australia
  • Tahlia Perry, University of Adelaide

Does following a low carb or Paleo diet over the long term influence your health? How do the the health and developmental outcomes of children of immigrant and refugee backgrounds compare to other children? Join us at this FREE event to hear scientific experts explain concepts like these in just three minutes in a fun and enlightening way!

Presentations will be judged by an esteemed panel of media professionals and public figures according to FameLab’s 3Cs: content, clarity and charisma.

The winner will be announced on the night and will then go on to compete in the national final – hosted by superstar astrophysicist, Dr Alan Duffy – at the Western Australian Maritime Museum in Fremantle on 4 May.

As an audience member, you'll also have the power to choose your favourite contestant by using your smartphone to vote in the Audience Choice Award.

Come along for a FREE night that’s guaranteed to be full of FameLabulous fun!

Please note: doors open at 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start. Tickets must be pre-booked in advance.

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