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STEAM Dreaming 2020

Editorial – Jackie Carpenter, One Giant Leap Australia

In December 2019, Armidale’s Focus magazine met with Founding Director of One Giant Leap Australia, Jackie Carpenter.

Jackie spoke about the inspirational role One Giant Leap has played in kids lives, how One Giant Leap Australia came to co-create STEAM Dreaming in Armidale, and the other aspirational things One Giant Leap has in the pipeline for 2020.

You can catch One Giant Leap Australia at the STEAM Dreaming 2020 event held in Armidale on the 22nd February 2020 at the CB Newling Building.

Tickets are available at http://steamdreaming.com.au/tickets/

For more information on the STEAM Dreaming main conference event you can head to http://steamdreaming.com.au/steam-dreaming-conference-2020/

You can also catch Jackie hosting the Destination Imagination Kids Day. For more information head to http://steamdreaming.com.au/destination-imagination-kids-day/

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STEAM Dreaming 2020

STEAM Dreaming meets with FM 100.3

On January 29th, Managing Director from the Comfort Inn City Centre Armidale/ STEAM Dreaming event organiser, Kate Mitchell and STEAM Dreaming volunteer manager, Leela Gosper, chatted with Steve from 100.3 FM.

Kate and Leela and spoke about their excitement to bring to life an event that weaves together ancient Aboriginal culture with space science and technology.

Highlighting the extensive list of speakers that brings together locally engaged sustainable business, local and national academics, local Elders & traditional owners, as well as attracting keynote speakers Veronica Perrurle Dobson Am from as far as Alice Springs and Tyson Yunkaporta Melbourne, and Sydney based Coder Academy.

Leela covered the important role yarning circles had in her cultural upbringing and spoke of how they would be applied to maximise the event goers experience at the STEAM Dreaming conference.

STEAM Dreaming 2020 will be held over 21-22 February 2020 at the Oorala Aboriginal Centre, CB Newling and the Minnie Barn at the Comfort Inn City Centre Armidale.

Tickets are available at http://steamdreaming.com.au/tickets/

You can listen to the full conversation here: