National Science Week 2019

WA not-for-profit The Innovators’ Tea Party will be hosting 8 career speed-networking events on Sunday 11th and Saturday 17th August, 2019, during National Science Week. These events are free and open to all students in years 10-12.

This is a unique opportunity to meet with inspiring female role models working in Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths. Our mentors range from technical experts and managers with decades of experience to early-career professionals and graduates. Mentors will speak to students about their career journey and what day-to-day life is like working in their field. Combined, their stories and experiences will help students understand the awesome opportunities that await in the world of STEM.

Students can choose to complete the speed-networking circuit solo or in pairs. Each ticket reserves one table in the circuit. Students can choose from sessions with a range of STEM fields, or a themed session which caters to specific areas of interest.

To learn about the fields covered in each session and register your place, follow the links in the table below:

Sunday August 11th Saturday August 17th
9am – 10:30am All STEM Fields Engineering
11am – 12:30pm Environmental Sciences Creative Tech
1pm – 2:30pm All STEM Fields All STEM Fields
3pm – 4:30pm Medicine & Health Sciences Medicine & Health Sciences

Venue: FLUX, 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Year Level: Registrations are open to students in years 10-12 only

Cost: FREE

Most students find that 1 session is more than enough speed-networking for one day! To ensure that this opportunity is made available to as many WA students as possible, there is a cap of 2 session registrations per student.


This Inspiring Australia initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of National Science Week.

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With thanks to our session sponsors:

Linear Clinical Research

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The International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research

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Strategic Mines

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