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Free Public Lecture: Sydney Science ...

Sydney Science Forum House of Karls Presented by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki Julius Sumner Miller Fellow ... Read more

Seymour Centre - Grounded ...

She’s an F16 fighter pilot; a rock star of the great big blue above. ... Read more

Insights 2015: Freedom of expression and ...

British responses to 1930s fascism and later anti-immigrant groups show how profoundly the concept of ... Read more

Indigenous Constitutional Recognition - Problems, ...

In this distinguished speaker lecture, Professor Anne Twomey will provide a critical analysis of the ... Read more

Free Public Talk - Leadership...

Vaughan Pratt, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Stanford University... Read more

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  • 15 April 2015
    11.00am - 5.00pm
    Anne Zahalka

    Lines of Force

    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.

  • 26 April 2015
    2.00pm - 4.30pm

    Anzac Memories

    The University's two great ceremonial instruments, the War Memorial Carillon and Great Hall Organ join in a day of celebrations of the 100th anniversary of Anzac Day. The University's carillonists will play at 2pm and the University Organist Amy Johansen will then play the organ at 3.30pm.

  • 26 April 2015
    8.00pm - 9.30pm
    Andrew Phelan

    Free Public Talk - Leadership, Andrew Phelan

    Andrew Phelan, Chief Executive and Principal Registrar, High Court of Australia, will discuss his insights into the nature of effective leadership from a personal and experiential perspective.

  • 27 April 2015
    4.00pm - 7.00pm
    key thinkers

    Poche Indigenous Health Network: Key Thinkers Forum

    Come and listen and participate in the discussion which focuses on identifying and applying critical elements of cultural competency/humility/safety for effective cross cultural work.

  • 27 April 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Challenges to Australian Climate Policy, with Senator Christine Milne

    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 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
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    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 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Leni Schwendinger

    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 2015
    6.30pm - 8.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - Private Power and Public Service

    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 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    Roberto Martinez-Maldonado

    Using multiple surfaces for collaborative learning and design for learning

    A Research on Learning and Educational Innovation seminar with Roberto Martinez-Maldonado.

  • 29 April 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Sophia Kouyoumdjian

    SCA Art Talks: Sophia Kouyoumdjian, Making it: studio time & residencies

    Sophia Kouyoumdjian has worked in the arts sector for over 15 years across directorial, curatorial and exhibition management roles, and is currently the Coordinator of Parramatta Artists Studios.