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Post Date: 04 October 2019


Earth and Space Conference 2019

We are delighted to be partnering with Blackrock Castle Observatory and SFI-ESERO Ireland in organising the ‘Earth and Space Conference for Junior Cycle’ in CIT on the 12th of October 2019. Click on title for more details. Further places have been made available.  Places are limited so get registered soon!  Speakers include Astronomer and Science Communicator Pedro Russo of Leiden University, and Rebecca Barnes of European Space Agency’s Education Office. In addition to the scheduled talks, there will be two sets of four parallel workshop sessions. Workshops include:

  • ‘Sharing ideas for learning experiences for engagement with Earth and Space’ with the Junior Cycle for Teachers Science Team,
  • “ExoWorlds in Focus” with Blackrock Castle Observatory,
  • “Engaging with I-Lofar” from I-Lofar.
  • “Universe 102” with CIT’s Niall Smith (Universe 102 builds on the hugely popular Universe 101 presented at last year’s conference. A synopsis can be (viewed here).

When: October 12th 2019                                                         Where: T101, Hospitality and Tourism Building, C.I.T., Cork.

Cost: €25 (Includes lunch)                                                        Booking: Via website.

Post Date: 04 October 2019


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