21 September 20165.45pm - 7.00pm
SYDNEY SCIENCE FORUM - NATURE'S ENGINEERS - HOW ANTS, BEES AND SLIME MOULDS ARE HELPING US BUILD BETTER CITIES
Find out about Dr Latty’s research on ant, bee and slime mould infrastructure systems and how she is working with mathematicians, computer scientists and civil engineers to translate animal and slime mould behaviour into solutions for building better, more resilient human infrastructure systems.
26 September 20165.30pm - 7.30pm
This seminar, combined with the launch of the book, Shareholder Power, will address the phenomenon of hedge fund activism. It will cover the primary differences between hedge fund activism and other forms of institutional investor activism, and trace the history of activism from the 1980s to today.
7 October 201612.00pm - 5.00pm
The 2016 ASEAN Forum co-hosted by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre and China Studies Centre will explore the various convergences of Southeast Asia and China, shedding light on how China is shaping political, economic and cultural aspects of life for those in ASEAN.
11 October 20165.30pm - 6.45pm
In the final Law & Business seminar for 2016, esteemed speakers, David Friedlander and Ron Barusch will analyse and discuss some of the key cases, reforms and corporate governance developments both in Australia and the United States.
12 October 20166.00pm - 8.00pm
Sydney Ideas Health Forum - Childhood infectious diseases: protecting kids from the cradle to the mosh pit
Most of us are aware of the dangers of whooping cough and influenza, but what about little-known and disabling micro-organisms such as cytomegalovirus (CMV) and old-nasties that re-emerge periodically like measles?
19 October 20165.45pm - 8.00pm
Professor Phyllis Butow will reveal the findings from a new Australian study, which involved more than 2000 women, and examined the link between stress and cancer.
23 October 20168.15am - 12.00pm
The Australian Boat Race is an annual rowing race between the University of Sydney and the University of Melbourne. Don't miss your chance to cheer on Sydney!
24 October 20168.30am - 9.30pm
The Sydney China Business Forum, now in its sixth year, is the flagship event for the University of Sydney’s China Studies Centre. This year’s forum, to be held on 24 October, is themed ‘Innovation, Disruption and Rebalancing of China’s Economy’.
26 October 20162.30pm - 4.30pm
Research Conversazione is an annual research showcase that provides a unique forum to engage with talented minds, meet experts and forge linkages for future collaboration. It's also a great opportunity to network with your peers.
1 November 20169.00am - 5.00pm
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.