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2014 Wheelwright Lecture: Whose Crisis? Capital, ...

Eminent Canadian political economist Leo Panitch will be speaking on the topic of 'Whose Crisis? ... Read more

Sydney Ideas - 'Beyond 1914 – The ...

Join us for a panel discussion with leading Australian historians on remembering the Great War. ... Read more

Community Values and the Challenges ...

Distinguished paediatrician, Dr John Yu, will address issues including education, refugee policy, and early childhood ... Read more

Walter Westman Lecture - Sustainability: ...

By Peter Newman, CUSP, Curtin University. The evidence for climate change engulfing our future is ... Read more

Sydney Children's Festival...

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

Wireless wellbeing and personalized health: ...

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

5th Annual Honi Soit Opinion ...

The 5th Annual Honi Soit Opinion Competition is a chance to celebrate the great writing ... 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

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 25 September 2014
    5.00pm - 6.30pm
    100food

    Food@Sydney Seminar #4 The One that Got Away: The World's Oceans and the Future of Food

    How do we maintain the nutrient cycles of our oceans at a time when fisheries are under more threat of exploitation than ever before?

  • 25 September 2014
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Wu Man

    Wu Man Pipa Workshop

    Come to meet Musical America’s 2013 Instrumentalist of the Year and the world’s premier pipa-virtuoso, Wu Man. Dr Karl Kramer, Dean of Sydney Conservatorium of Music, is hosting a Wu Man Pipa workshop. Free event but RSVP essential.

  • 26 September 2014
    2.00pm - 8.30pm
    Screening the Past

    Screening the Past in a Post Cold War

    A weekend of films from Chile/Cuba, Catalonia/Spain, France/Algeria and Indonesia that explore the troubled legacies of the Cold War.

  • 26 September 2014
    5.30pm - 5.30pm
    Twinkle

    Twinkle

    Music, script, song and more combine as Twinkle takes both the audience and the performers on an astronomical journey.

  • 27 September 2014
    10.00am - 5.00pm
    Screening the Past

    Screening the Past in a Post Cold War

    A weekend of films from Chile/Cuba, Catalonia/Spain, France/Algeria and Indonesia that explore the troubled legacies of the Cold War.

  • 27 September 2014
    10.00am - 4.00pm
    Lets Dance

    Let's Dance (Workshop with Shaun Parker & Company)

    Featuring Shaun Parker & Company dancer Eden Petrovski from Channel Ten’s ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, Top 8!

  • 28 September 2014
    2.00pm - 3.30pm
    Wu Man

    An Evening with Wu Man

    Wu Man is a multiple Grammy Award nominated artist and Musical America's “2013 Instrumentalist of the Year”. Her two concerts with Sydney Festival in 2011 were sold out. On 28 Sept, Wu Man will play a repertoire that spans the centuries and also include Philip Glass and Gabriela Lena Frank' music.

  • 28 September 2014
    4.30pm - 5.30pm
    Twinkle

    Twinkle

    Music, script, song and more combine as Twinkle takes both the audience and the performers on an astronomical journey.

  • 29 September 2014
    9.30am - 3.30pm
    image

    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
    6.30pm - 7.45pm
    100x100 julia gillard

    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.