fbpx

Program

Here are the speakers lined-up for the 2018 convention – more details about the program to be released soon.
Please note that the schedule may vary due to speaker availability and unforeseen circumstances.

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 13

Morning

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki and his Great Moments in Science: Real or Fake?

Alessa Teunisse and the science of gullibility

‘Someone is wrong on the internet’: A medical panel headed up by Dr Brad

Lee Murray and sociolinguistics

 

Afternoon

Dr Alice Howarth (Skeptics with a K, UK)

Kirsten Banks and Aboriginal astronomy

Sue Knight and teaching ethics without religion

Carrie Poppy (Oh No, Ross & Carrie, USA)

‘Stars in their Eyes’: A fireside chat with Alan Duffy & Pamela Gay

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 14

Morning

‘Ghosties and psychics and cryptids. Oh my!’: A panel exploring the classics of skepticism, headed up Richard Saunders (The Skeptic Zone Podcast, Aus)

Vyom Sharma

Aaron de Souza and what the evidence says about ancient Nubian cultures

 

Afternoon

Pamela Gay

‘The Prediction Project’: Richard Saunders presents his analysis of psychic success rates over the years

Trish Hann and woo woo aimed and women

Susan Blackmore and out of body experiences

Yvette ‘SciBabe’ d’Entremont on food, nutrition and ‘wellness’