29 September 20149.30am - 3.30pm
Wireless wellbeing and personalized health: a symposium to explore the use of technologies in preventive health
There has been an unprecedented explosion of digital technology for personal use this century. These rapid developments may provide a cost-effective delivery mode for promoting wellbeing in individual and in preventative health strategies at a population level.
29 September 201412.00pm - 1.00pm
The success rate for NHMRC Project Grants last year was a record low 17%. Winning funding is now harder than ever, but the pressure to win is always high especially for researchers. Can the current research funding scheme be streamlined to be more efficient?
29 September 20146.30pm - 7.45pm
'I was Prime Minister for three years and three days. Three years and three days of resilience. Three years and three days of changing the nation. Three years and three days for you to judge.' Australia’s 27th Prime Minister Julia Gillard tells her story.
30 September 201410.00am - 4.00pm
Join us at the University Art Gallery these school holidays for an art workshop surrounded by new works by contemporary artists Mikala Dwyer.
30 September 20145.00pm - 7.30pm
Professor Karl Galinsky will speak on the topic of ‘Memory and Forgetting in the Age of Augustus’. The theme encompasses the speaker’s work on memory in ancient Rome and the memory of ancient Rome in later responses to the classical world.
30 September 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
One of Australia’s top business leaders, Kim Williams talks about enduring impact of an arts education on his life. He draws from sections of his book ‘Rules of Engagement’ and advances a strong case for the primacy of music education from a young age.
1 October 20149.00am - 5.30pm
UNTIL 3 OCTOBER: The annual ANZSOC conference will highlight cutting-edge criminological research being conducted around the world. This year's theme is 'Testing the Edges; Challenging Criminology'.
2 October 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
This is a lecture about China's trends of legal development in China by Professor Albert H.Y.Chen from University of Hong Kong.
2 October 20145.30pm - 7.00pm
In the lead up to the OECD G20 Leaders Summit we are delighted to welcome Gabriela Ramos, OECD Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20. She will underline the economic dimension and imperative of reducing the gender gap and enhancing the role of women in economies and societies at large.
3 October 20148.30am - 6.30pm
Interested in Chinese law? This Workshop will attempt to provide an early review and assessment of the legal and judicial reform under the Xi administration.