15 April 201511.00am - 5.00pm
LINES OF FORCE showcases works by a selection of SCA alumni whose practice is informed by the key considerations of space and displacement. The artists grapple with the nature of space, temporal forms, displaced people and cultures and the tension between authenticity and ephemeral experiences.
27 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
Greens Leader Christine Milne will deliver a landmark speech, and SEI researchers respond, as we explore next steps for Australian climate policy as we approach COP 21 in Paris this year.
28 April 20151.00pm - 2.00pm
Evidence-based VLCD and LCD therapy for diabetes: cost effective, safe and predictable weight loss and maintenance, with sustained health benefit
Dietary energy restriction improves metabolic control in people with diabetes. With rising prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes, on a global scale, more therapeutic options are needed. Dr Leeds will discuss the increasing contribution of formula diet weight loss and maintenance programs.
28 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
Is it time to re-draw city design to include the hours of darkness? Urbanists (and artists) who believe in the value of diverse space usage want to create places that are welcoming and heterogeneous – spaces that are inclusive. Leni Schwendinger presents her creative illuminated environments.
28 April 20156.30pm - 8.00pm
As society moves to more private provision of public services, questions about democratic accountability, equitable distribution of social goods, and access to and exercise of power have been raised. A panel considers the relationship between private power and public service in Australia today.
29 April 201511.00am - 12.30pm
A Research on Learning and Educational Innovation seminar with Roberto Martinez-Maldonado.
29 April 20154.00pm - 5.00pm
Human Rights Watch’s Emergencies Division specialises in responding immediately to major wars and other human rights crises around the world. Emergencies Director Peter Bouckaert will discuss his work with Father Bernard Kinvi a Catholic priest from the Central African Republic.
29 April 20155.30pm - 7.00pm
What was it like to be a foreign correspondent in China three and a half decades ago? How is it now? - Please join us in conversation with distinguished journalist and writer Mr Frank Ching.
29 April 20155.45pm - 6.45pm
Sydney Science Forum House of Karls Presented by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki Julius Sumner Miller Fellow University of Sydney
29 April 20156.00pm - 7.30pm
Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series.