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Making the Most of Your ...

Dr Jean-luc Doumont, a globally acclaimed communications coach, presents this free public lecture on systematic ... Read more

Rare Bites 2: Dr Peter Hobbins ...

What more appropriate title for the ‘Rare Bites’ series than an Australian book analysing snake ... Read more

Cyber 9/12 Keynote Speech: Ambassador Tobias ...

What threats and opportunities does Australia face in cyberspace? What role will the Indo-Pacific play ... Read more

Cyber 9/12 Keynote Speech | Women in ...

In this public keynote speech for the Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge, Ms Sandra Ragg will help ... Read more

The CUDOS Legacy Showcase...

The CUDOS Legacy Showcase highlights the building of an Australian photonics eco-system through its spin-offs, ... Read more

ASEAN Forum 2017: Women in ASEAN...

In the 50th year of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEAN Forum 2017 explores the ... Read more

Precision Sleep Medicine Symposium...

The ultimate Symposium on precision medicine in the field of Sleep with leading researchers from ... Read more

Verdi's Messa Da Requiem...

One of the masterpieces of the choral repertoire, Verdi’s magnificent Messa da Requiem, with ... Read more

Second Australian Political Theory and ...

The University of Sydney is proud to host the Second Annual Australian Political Theory and ... Read more

Key events

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  • 21 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Ghost empire

    Exploring the Ghost Empire of Byzantium

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for an evening lecture by Richard Fidler.

  • 21 September 2017
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Australian soldier

    War and democracy: who decides?

    We do not ask the right questions of ourselves or our allies as decisions for war are made. On International Day of Peace, SDN and the Australians for War Powers Reform will host a public forum on War and Democracy: Who Decides? with Professor Gillian Triggs, Paul Barratt AO and Kellie Tranter.

  • 21 September 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    People stretching

    Sydney Ideas - Alzheimer’s: where we’ve come from and where we’re going

    As part of World Alzheimer’s Day, we welcome four dementia experts from the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Centre to share the latest research breakthroughs on Alzheimer’s disease.

  • 21 September 2017
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - An Evening of Astronaut Stories

    Join Dr Sandra H Magnus and Colonel Pamela Melroy as they tell stories from their time in space.

  • 21 September 2017
    6.30pm - 8.00pm
    women in dentistry

    Women in Dentistry

    This annual event brings together dentistry alumni, students, faculty staff and dental professionals to celebrate women in the dentistry field and share their personal and professional experiences in the industry.

  • 22 September 2017
    8.30am - 6.30pm


    DISRUPT.SYDNEY™, in its 5th year, is Australia’s first and oldest disruption conference. We invite you to join our speakers and facilitators in imagining the future of business and society, the implications of emerging technologies and how organisations today can thrive in a dynamic environment.

  • 22 September 2017
    9.30am - 4.30pm
    A/Prof Amanda Salis

    Get your paper published

    Learn proven strategies to get your academic writing published in peer reviewed journals - faster and with more impact.

  • 22 September 2017
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    Professor Jonathan Pats

    Public Health lunch time seminar: Opportunities from climate change mitigation policies

    Lunch seminar with a World authority, Professor Jonathan Patz, Director of the Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin and lead author for the IPCC, sharing the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. Professor Patz will talk about Public Health Opportunities from Climate Change Mitigation Policies.

  • 22 September 2017
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Girl on motorbike

    Sydney Ideas - Year 51. Alternative Futures for Palestine-Israel

    Professor Mark LeVine, Professor of History at University of California, Irvine on the way forward for Palestinians and Israelis to imagine a shared future.

  • 23 September 2017
    9.30pm - 11.30pm

    Climate Change & Public Health

    An intimate Saturday morning audience and seminar with a World authority, Prof Jonathan Patz, Director of the Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin