WAI Australia Conference 2016

Sci-Fly STEM Outreach is Launched

20161029_134525.jpgOctober 29th & 30th 2016, was the inaugural conference for WAI Australia, and marked the official launch of the Sci-Fly STEM Outreach Project. Held at Airservices Australia Brisbane, Dr Zara Dennis, the founder of Sci-Fly was invited along as a guest speaker.

Amongst the other outstanding panel members, Zara's boundless enthusiasm for sharing her love of Science and Flight stood out, feedback from the 50+ delegates including "I wish you had being my Science teacher". The project is an inspirational endeavour to promote STEM (particularly to under represented groups), increase the number of students studying Science and Maths into year 12, encourage women to consider a career in Aviation... and most importantly, foster curiosity and a love for Science and discovery for all!

Read more on the WAI site here.