Conference 2019

The Curiosity Connections Conference is taking place on Saturday 2nd February, 2019 at Bristol Business School, UWE Bristol, Frenchay Campus, Filton Way, BS16 1QY.

All teachers and science communicators, follow the link to sign up: https://store.uwe.ac.uk/product-catalogue/conferences-events/curiosity-connections-bristol-conference-2019

Conference Programme

09:30 Welcome tea and coffee
10:00 Keynote: Where is Primary Science going?Louise Stubberfield
Leader of the Primary Science Campaign at the Wellcome Trust.
This talk will give us an insight into the state of primary science as well as some snippets of Explorify’s best loved activities.
10:40 Workshop rotations
Science through Literacy and NumeracyWhizz Bang Pop Magazine collaborating with Bristol teacher and Primary Quality Science Mark Award Winner Charlotte Thomas. Expanding Science Capital in Primary ClassroomsLiz Lister from the West of England STEM Ambassador hub will give us some tips on how the science capital teaching approach can be applied at primary level. Building Confidence in Classroom Science CommunicationMatthew Tosh – Science Presenter will give us tips on sparkling at presenting science in the classroom.
11:30 Workshops repeated
12:10 Lunch and Networking Expo
12:50 Expo ShowcaseYour chance to experience the exciting science communication activities on display.
13:40 Workshops repeated
14:30 Science with a bangOur Bristol local superstar Matthew Tosh will close the day with some Tosh style sparkle and fun!
15:00 Close

To read more about each session read this blog post.

The cost is £20 per person (all revenue goes towards covering the cost of putting on the conference). And if you’re a student, or the attendance fee is a problem for other reasons, please do contact us for help.

For more blog posts about the conference go to: https://curiositybristol.net/category/conference-2019/