Soapbox Science is a novel public outreach platform for promoting women scientists and the science they do. The event aims to transform public areas into an arena for learning and scientific debate with the aim to encourage women in science and also challenge perceptions of who a scientist is.
Female scientists from around the South West will be gathering to give talks on anything from ‘algae’ to ‘yogurt’ with props and interactive elements to make learning fun!
The call for speakers to take part is now open.
Full details are available on the Soapbox Science web page where you can apply online or download an application form. The deadline for applications is 10:00 on 2 March 2020.
About Soapbox Science
Soapbox Science is a public outreach platform for promoting women scientists and the science they do. Our events around the world transform public areas into an arena for public learning and scientific debate. With Soapbox Science, we want to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to enjoy, learn from, heckle, question, probe, interact with and be inspired by some of our leading scientists. No middle man, no PowerPoint slide, no amphitheatre – just remarkable scientists who are there to amaze with their latest discoveries, and to answer the science questions the public have been burning to ask.