We are excited to announce that Soapbox Science is back in 2016, with 14 events across the country and beyond!


rp_Soapbox-Science-4-of-79-300x199.jpgNow entering its 6th year, Soapbox Science 2016 promises to bring a summer of excitement, fun, and fantastic science. We are growing and expanding to be bigger and better than before. This year we are holding events in more cities around the UK and Ireland than ever before. This includes our first international event in Brisbane, Australia!


What is Soapbox Science?

_MG_7943Soapbox Science is grass-roots science outreach organisation that brings cutting edge research onto urban streets whilst also promoting the visibility of women in science. We place inspirational speakers on soapboxes and encourage them to engage in and start conversations with the public about their work.


Our dates for our UK & Ireland events are:

Bristol – 16th of July

Cambridge – 2nd of July

Cardiff – 4th of June

Edinburgh – 24th of July

Exeter – 11th of June

Hull  – 3rd of September

London – 28th of May

Manchester – 23rd of July

Milton Keynes – 9th of July

Newcastle – 18th of June

Oxford – 18th of June

Reading – 9th of July

Swansea – 10th of September


And for our Australian event

Brisbane  – 20th of August