State Library of South Australia


Date: 17 May 2018

Time: 6 to 7:30pm

Location: Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building

Note: Free, bookings essential

Ignition series

Are you 16-20 years old* and interested in all things science? Then our IGNITION Series is for you.

Meet Adelaide's young faces of science and hear the latest in science research, innovation, technology, and opportunities for tertiary study and career paths. Chat with presenters and peers over light refreshments.

Unlock the science stories of past and present day innovators and change makers through the collections of the State Library. You'll be surprised what you will find.

*Under 16's are welcome if accompanied by an adult

Upcoming dates in the series

  • 17 May
  • 28 June
  • 9 August
  • 16 August
  • 20 September
  • 15 November


Proudly supported by Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Adelaide University.

Previous events in the series

15 March - IGNITION: Engineering sports

What do bike helmets, satellite motors and body maps have in common?

Associate Professor Richard Kelso will talk about his work in developing the world's fastest road cycling helmet and the involvement of PhD candidate and engineering honours students. Q&A session will follow the presentation with opportunity for informal conversations.



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