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Key events

  • Date
  • 27 October 2016
    4.00pm - 5.30pm

    Book Launch: Anthropologies of Value: Cultures of Accumulation Across the Global North and South

    You are cordially invited to this book launch with editors - Luis F. Angosto-Ferrandez and Geir H. Presterudstuen, and discussants - Neil Mclean (Anthropology) and Prof Dick Bryan (Emeritus, Political Economy).

  • 27 October 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
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    Sydney Ideas - Innovation Week 2016. Future States Forum

    How can today’s research inform tomorrow’s public policy, drive technological innovation and inspire our creative sectors? For this special forum we bring together diverse voices from the fields of biology, politics, food security and energy production, and ask them to project into the future.

  • 27 October 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    CPC Oration 2016

    2016 Dr Charles Perkins AO Memorial Oration and Memorial Prize

    It is 50 years since Charles Perkins graduated from the University of Sydney. Join us at our annual oration for a panel discussion debating change 50 years back – 50 years forward, in the context of 100 years in the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

  • 28 October 2016
    2.30pm - 4.00pm
    Elisabeth Lefebvre

    Why education history matters

    Colonialism and the dislocation of education from local knowledge in colonial Uganda
    Elisabeth Lefebvre presents her findings at this CoInEd event.

  • 28 October 2016
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Medtech Innovation Competition

    The University of Sydney would like to welcome you to Westmead for the Medtech Innovation Competition. Led by teams of students partnered with Westmead and Sydney clinical and industry experts, this event is a great opportunity to hear about new leading innovative solutions.

  • 31 October 2016
    5.00pm - 7.00pm

    Painting and Cinema, Cinema and Painting

    Alain Resnais began his professional filmmaking career with three short films about major artists and artworks.

  • 31 October 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    John Kinsella 100x100

    Sydney Ideas - Journaling an Activist Poetics

    Australia poet John Kinsella reads extracts from his activist journals and offers observations of place, politics, ecologies, ethics and poetic structure.

  • 1 November 2016
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Governing Food Conference

    Food Governance Conference

    Governing Food Conference co-hosted by Sydney Law School and the Charles Perkins Centre, explores the role of law, regulation, and policy in promoting food security and safety, as well as in improving nutrition and preventing obesity and non-communicable diseases.

  • 1 November 2016
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Exome matching: a novel diet design technique to maximise health

    Diet affects the expression of important life history traits, such as reproduction and ageing. There is a growing body of research to explore how complex models of nutrition can account for the effects of diet on physiology.

  • 1 November 2016
    3.00pm - 5.00pm

    Reading seminar: Aboriginal Children, Health and History

    Join this reading seminar to discuss frameworks for thinking about Indigenous health.