Monday July 10th – Wednesday July 12th 2017

St. Peter’s School, Cambridge, Waikato

Call for workshop submissions open now! Closes 31 March.
Registration opens early March.

BioLive-ChemEd 2017 is the tandem biennial conference that combines chemistry and biology educators from across New Zealand.Delegates, speakers and hosts will share conference life at the picturesque St. Peter’s School, Cambridge for three days of inspiration, education and FUN!

Highlights this year include:

  • A stellar line-up of keynote speakers including: “Rebel with a Cause”  Sir Ray Avery pharmaceutical scientist, inventor, social entrepreneur and best-selling author celebrating New Zealanders who dare to dream. Highly cited researcher in Pharmacology and Toxicology Assoc Prof Michèle Prinsep - named as one of the world’s most influential scientific minds. And bestselling science author and consistently popular public speaker Sam Kean! 
  • Interactive workshops in a collegiate atmosphere in which ideas and professional relationships can flourish.
  • Registration including accommodation and all meals onsite at less than $500 for NZASE members.

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We are very excited about this awesome event and look forward to seeing you in Cambridge in July!

Chris Duggan (On behalf of the conference committee)
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 A big thank you to our principal sponsors for helping us create an inclusive conference available for New Zealand educators. 


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