STEM careers webinars — FREE

Shape Your Future

Join us as we give students across Australia the chance to interact with the country’s brightest minds who are shaping the future through STEM.

The series will showcase the diverse and dynamic journey’s that these inspiring individuals have taken in their career journeys.


The Shape Your Future webinar series is organised by ATSE’s STEM education in schools initiative STELR

2023 webinars

2 May — Celebrating careers in respiratory health and STEM education
A recording is available to watch (45 minutes)

20 June — People, Planet, Prosperity – How to save our world?
Registration available

1 August — Technology and Traditional Knowledge – creative problem solving, connection, and country

12th September — From code to career

31 October (tbc)
21 November (tbc)

2022 webinars

Week 3: Live long and healthy

How to extend your health with Dr Sharyn Fitzgerald.

Week 4: Improving health digitally

Improving outcomes of digital health programs with Grace Lethlean.

Week 5: Is your city affecting your health? 

Investigating health impacts of urban environments with Dr Emily Flies.

Week 5: Quantum Physics

With Fabio Costa.

Week 6: Can’t see the adaption for the trees

Plant adaptions in ecosystems with Dr Rebecca Jordan.

Week 7: Can you engineer an organ?

Dr Jiao Jiao brings multiple areas together to create replacement organs.

Week 8: Making the polymers of the future

Professor Drew Evans and his work with films and coatings.

Week 9: Faster, Higher, Stronger

Explore Sports science and nutrition Associate Professor Kate Pumpa.


Recordings of our Shape Your Future webinars are also available on YouTube.