27 September 201410.00am - 5.00pm
A weekend of films from Chile/Cuba, Catalonia/Spain, France/Algeria and Indonesia that explore the troubled legacies of the Cold War.
28 September 20142.00pm - 3.30pm
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 20144.30pm - 5.30pm
Music, script, song and more combine as Twinkle takes both the audience and the performers on an astronomical journey.
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 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 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.
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.
7 October 20142.00pm - 3.00pm
Join us on October 7 when Bonnie Nardi, Professor of Informatics and author of My Life as a Night Elf Priest: An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft, presents "Heteromation: Dividing Labor between People and Machines".
7 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
Many scientists believe we are in the midst of the sixth mass extinction event in the Earth’s history. Two of the country’s leading researchers on biodiversity decline explore this critical topic from environmental and economic perspectives.