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Sydney Children's Festival...

Performances, workshops and free activities for kids aged 5-12!... Read more

Festival of Democracy...

Join the Sydney Democracy Network for four full days of talks, debates, workshops, art and ... Read more

2014 Annual Conference of the Australian ...

Over four days, the conference program will combine all-day interactive thematic workshops, over one hundred ... Read more

Wireless wellbeing and personalized health: ...

There has been an unprecedented explosion of digital technology for personal use this century. These ... Read more

Australian and New Zealand Society ...

UNTIL 3 OCTOBER: The annual ANZSOC conference will highlight cutting-edge criminological research being conducted around the ... Read more

Ride2Uni Day 2014...

Get pumped up and jump on a bike on Ride2Uni day and enjoy a ... Read more

The Australian Boat Race 2014...

An annual rowing race between the rivals - University of Sydney and University of Melbourne. ... Read more

Promoting lifestyle physical activity and ...

As exercise uptake in the population is low, creating an environment that offers plenty of ... Read more

An English Winter’s Evening...

An English Winter’s Evening Choral concert presented by Sydney University Graduate Choir, Soloists and ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 29 September 2014
    9.30am - 3.30pm
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    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 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm

    Peering inside the black box of research funding

    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 2014
    6.30pm - 7.45pm
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    Sydney Ideas - My Story by Julia Gillard

    '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 2014
    10.00am - 4.00pm
    UAG

    Children's Art Workshop

    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 2014
    5.00pm - 7.30pm
    2014 Todd Lecture

    21st Todd Memorial Lecture

    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 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    100kw

    Sydney Ideas - Kim Williams on Music and Rules of Engagement

    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 2014
    9.00am - 5.30pm
    ANZSOC 2014

    Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) conference

    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 2014
    5.00pm - 6.30pm
    Albert 100x100

    China's long march toward rule of law

    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 2014
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    100ramos

    Sydney Ideas - Investing in Gender Equality for Growth

    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 2014
    8.30am - 6.30pm
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    2014 CSC Annual Workshop on Chinese Law

    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.