The Presenters

 Alanta Colley  How to sell science (2018)  Alanta is a Comedian storyteller with a Masters in International Public Health.  She works for Engineers Without Borders, taking engineering students to India, Samoa and Cambodia to learn in partnership with rural communities.  

Alanta Colley

How to sell science (2018)

Alanta is a Comedian storyteller with a Masters in International Public Health.  She works for Engineers Without Borders, taking engineering students to India, Samoa and Cambodia to learn in partnership with rural communities.  

 Dr George Aranda  How to sell science (2018)  Dr George Aranda is a former cognitive neuroscientist gone science education researcher and communicator. Currently researching and teaching at Deakin University, he is interested a range of communication mediums and understanding the perception of scientists and their work .

Dr George Aranda

How to sell science (2018)

Dr George Aranda is a former cognitive neuroscientist gone science education researcher and communicator. Currently researching and teaching at Deakin University, he is interested a range of communication mediums and understanding the perception of scientists and their work .

 Carlos Melegrito  speechcraft and design (2018)  Carlos is a science student with an eye for design. He’s spent the past decade solving problems as a visual communicator for clients ranging from MONA to Monash University. 

Carlos Melegrito

speechcraft and design (2018)

Carlos is a science student with an eye for design. He’s spent the past decade solving problems as a visual communicator for clients ranging from MONA to Monash University. 

 Fergus McLaren  speechcraft and design (2018)  Fergus has been involved in every public speaking or debating competition he could find, reaching and succeeding in state finals at many occasions. Now in his 3rd year of physics in the B.Sc. Adv – Global Challenges at Monash University, he never abandoned his roots in communication

Fergus McLaren

speechcraft and design (2018)

Fergus has been involved in every public speaking or debating competition he could find, reaching and succeeding in state finals at many occasions. Now in his 3rd year of physics in the B.Sc. Adv – Global Challenges at Monash University, he never abandoned his roots in communication

 Paul Holper  The ART of Public speaking (2017)  Paul Holper is an experienced science communicator, a Director at Scientell , and has previously  managed CSIRO’s involvement in the Australian Climate Change Science Program. He has extensive media experience, including hundreds of television and radio appearances, and has authored 25 books on science, environment and technology.

Paul Holper

The ART of Public speaking (2017)

Paul Holper is an experienced science communicator, a Director at Scientell , and has previously  managed CSIRO’s involvement in the Australian Climate Change Science Program. He has extensive media experience, including hundreds of television and radio appearances, and has authored 25 books on science, environment and technology.

 Lynette Plenderleith  Crafting your presentation (2017)   Dr. Lynette Plenderleith is a science communicator with a Ph.D. in ecology and a love of all things wild. Currently working as a television researcher, Lynette has previously been a presenter at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium,  Twisted Science and Minibeast Wildlife, and is the current President of the Victorian branch of Australian Science Communicators.

Lynette Plenderleith

Crafting your presentation (2017) 

Dr. Lynette Plenderleith is a science communicator with a Ph.D. in ecology and a love of all things wild. Currently working as a television researcher, Lynette has previously been a presenter at Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium,  Twisted Science and Minibeast Wildlife, and is the current President of the Victorian branch of Australian Science Communicators.