The December Monthly Meeting will be held Wednesday December 4 at 7pm.
Fiona Patten is a state politician. She is the leader of the Reason Party and has a seat in the Victorian Legislative Council, representing the Northern Metropolitan Region.
Fiona will talk about the challenges of being a micro-party MP, learning the ropes in Spring Street, yarns about discrimination and support from the “big boys”, i.e. the human, behind the scenes, side of the job. She may also describe some of the challenges of coping with the IT systems in parliament house.
The Sci/Tech SIG will present the hydroponics system they built as a team project for the Monash Mini Maker Faire on Sunday December 1 2019. This is a the result of a number of people working together towards a group goal. Several of the hydroponics team members will be present and each describe their contribution to the whole.
7.00pm sharp: Meeting opens. MC is Peter Bacon
Guest speaker: Fiona Patten MP
President’s Report: David Stonier-Gibson
Q and A with George Skarbek
In-house speaker: Science and Tech Projects Group – Hydroponic Build
What’s New? with George Skarbek
This month we will be offering the purchasing of cofee and tea online, as part of a trial of CiviCRM to take one off payments in preparation for upcoming club events that we’re planning to offer. If you’d like to pre-purchase your coffee or tea prior to the meeting, please click here to do so.