Speakers

Conference Master of Ceremonies

Alan Duffy

Alan Duffy

A/Prof Alan Duffy, Research Fellow, Lecturer in Physics, Swinburne University. Alan understands how galaxies form and grow within vast halos of invisible dark matter that hold it together. He is also part of SABRE, the world’s first dark matter detector in the Southern Hemisphere, attempting to detect this new type of mass. He is a sought after media commentator explaining the latest scientific discoveries with ABC TV Breakfast News, Ten’s The Project, ABC Radio Melbourne, Sydney and TripleJ. In addition, Alan is a contributor to one of Australia’s most popular science magazines Cosmos and has his own column in The Conversation. Most recently he featured in Todd Sampson’s Life on the Line. http://www.alanrduffy.com/

Key Dates
  • Registration now open
  • Call for abstracts closed28 April 2017
  • Authors notified of shortlisting4 August 2017
  • Earlybird and presenter registration deadline31 August 2017
  • Dementia2017 Conference17-20 October
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