Sydney Science Festival returns from 11−21 August 2016 with 11 huge days of talks by some of the world’s best researchers, hands-on workshops, exhibitions, events for family and panel discussions.

Part of National Science Week, Sydney Science Festival is led by the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with key museums, galleries, universities, businesses, scientists, engineers and community organisations across greater Sydney.

Expressions of interest to be part of the 2016 program are now open

If you have an idea for an event, talk, workshop, tour or exhibition, we want to know about it.  You might already be planning an event as part of National Science Week … submit your idea to be part of Sydney Science Festival too!  If you hadn’t thought about it, now’s the time.

It’s FREE to submit an event, and we ask that in the interest of great science engagement that your event meets a simple selection criteria around relevance, quality, engagement and feasibility. Plus there are plenty of benefits to being part of this exciting festival. Find out more.

Get your Sydney Science Festival login and submit your event today.

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