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Café Scientifique - a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting. 

Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry biosecurity risks; electrical behaviour of the brain during sleep; and the search for new planets. In 2014 we were host to Dame Anne Salmond, part of the Rutherford Lecture Series and Prof Marlene Zuk, part of the Allan Wilson Centre Lecture Tour. This year we will host several international speakers.

Café Scientifique is organised by Julia and Warren Banks, Saffron Consulting Ltd, with support from the University of Waikato. Presentations start at 7:00pm at the Tauranga Yacht and Power Boat Club. There is a $5 entry charge with tea, coffee and light refreshments available from 6:30pm. 

To be added to the email list please contact: julia.banks@saffronconsulting.co.nz


29th Apr 2015 6:30pm: Café Scientifique - A moving landscape of wildlife genetics by Dr Stephen O’Brien

Allan Wilson Centre 2015 International Speakers Series visits Café ScientifiqueThe dwindling wildlife species of our planet have become a cause célèbre for conservation groups, governments and concerned citizens throughout the…

22nd Jun 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique June 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…

20th Jul 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique July 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…

19th Aug 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique August 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…

21st Sep 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique September 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…

24th Oct 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique October 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…

23rd Nov 2015 7:00pm: Cafe Scientifique November 2015

Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed setting.Previous Cafés have discussed kiwifruit industry…