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Minister for Education to open congress

We are delighted to announce that the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Education, will formally open the Congress next Monday morning. Please note that the Congress opening has now been moved to the earlier start time of 8.30am in Manning Clark Theatre 1.

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We hope you will find this app a useful resource to navigate the congress. You will find the following resources on the app:

• Congress program and a list of speakers and poster presenters
• Congress information such as venue, contact numbers
• Keynote Speaker biographies and abstracts
• Option to take notes during each session, and email them to your inbox
• Option to create ‘my schedule’ with your favourite sessions
• Sponsor and exhibitor profiles
• Push notifications during the congress
• Feedback forms to have your say about the congress

When does science matter?

Four of the world's most eminent scientists come together at ANU for one night only to discuss and deliberate on the biggest challenges facing the science community today. If you don't think science matters to you, you may think again.

An evening with:
Professor Steven Chu
Professor Brian Schmidt
Professor Lawrence Krauss
Professor Lisa Randall

Date: Monday 8 December 2014
Time: 6.15-7.45, refreshments from 5.45pm
Venue: Llewelyn Hall, ANU School of Music, Childers Street, ANU

Tickets are limited, to make sure you don't miss out please RSVP to events with the subject line AIP RSVP for 8 December. For more information, click on 'Social Program' on the left side menu, or look up 'Social Program' in the Congress App. Travel to United States

With thanks to our Congress Partners

With thanks to our Congress Sponsors








With thanks to our Congress Exhibitors

Aip 2014 Congress exhibitor Coherent

AIP Congress 2014 exhibitor Dynapumps

AIP Congress 2014 exhibitor IOP Publishing

AIP Congress 2014 Exhibitor JAVAC

AIP 2014 Congress exhibitor John Morris

AIP Congress 2014 exhibitor Lastek

AIP 2014 Congress exhibitor NewSpec

AIP 2014 Congress exhibitor Scitek

AIp 2014 Congress exhibitor Swinburne University


Art in Physics display

Artworks from the physics community will be on display in the exhibition hall and in the lecture theatre complex. These include: lace work and quilting, images, paintings and video installations. Margaret Wegener and Anita Milroy will be exhibiting LABPUNK jewellery and sculpture as they described in the March issue of Australian Physics. You can contribute to the interactive “Drawing on complexity” work by artist Briony Barr and physicist Andrew Melatos. And don’t forget to visit the Congress sponsored Velocity exhibition at the ANU Drill Hall Gallery.

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