Welcome to UNSW Events

The University hosts a wide range of events both on and off-campus throughout the year. They range from concert performances to open days and free public lectures on contemporary issues such as the environment, healthcare and global politics.

For venue bookings, please visit UNSW Venues and Events.

Find an event
E.g., 2014-10-24
E.g., 2014-10-24
Upcoming events
MWAC Outreach symposium image

MWAC Outreach symposium

Friday, 24 October 2014, 9:30am
A series of talks showcasing technology and research applications from the six units that form the Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre.
How to start a startup - Company culture and building a team, Part I image

How to start a startup - Company culture and building a team, Part I

Friday, 24 October 2014, 12pm
'How to Start a Startup' - 'Company Culture & Building a Team' with Alfred Lin (Zappos, Sequoia Capital) & Brian Chesky (AirBnB)
Collegium Musicum Choir: Saint-Saens, Debussy and Gounod image

Collegium Musicum Choir: Saint-Saens, Debussy and Gounod

Sunday, 26 October 2014, 5pm
Exquisite choral works of French twentieth-century masters
How to start a startup - Company culture and building a team, part II image

How to start a startup - Company culture and building a team, part II

Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12pm
How to Start a Startup - Company Culture & Building a Team - Part 2 - John Collison (Stripe), Ben Silbermann (Pinterest )

Seminar: Membrane lipid nanodomains dynamics and endosomal sorting selectively control JAK/STAT signaling

Thursday, 30 October 2014, 4pm
seminar: Dr Christophe Lamaze, Group leader, Membrane dynamic and intracellular signalling, Curie Institute, Paris, France.
[Space talk]- How the Ukraine Crisis will shape US Space activity in the next 10 years  image

[Space talk]- How the Ukraine Crisis will shape US Space activity in the next 10 years

Thursday, 30 October 2014, 6pm
Recent events in the Crimea may force the USA to develop new space mission technologies - Wayne Short (NSSA President)

Collaborative making 2014

Thursday, 30 October 2014, 7:30pm
These group-devised ensemble pieces lead to truly original works developed under the guidance of performance maker Clare Grant.
How to start a startup - Building for the enterprise image

How to start a startup - Building for the enterprise

Friday, 31 October 2014, 12pm
Friday's 'How to Start a Startup' topic is 'Building for the Enterprise' featuring Aaron Levie (Founder, Box)
#HEXTIC  |  Sydney Architecture Festival  |  UNSW CoDe image

#HEXTIC | Sydney Architecture Festival | UNSW CoDe

Friday, 31 October 2014, 6pm
UNSW students in CoDe, led by Dr Hank Haeusler, Rebekah Araullo and Eliot Rosenberg merge digital computation with interactive technology.
Future Energy Conference image

Future Energy Conference

Monday, 3 November 2014, 9am
Energy Future is the first global integrated Research/Industry energy Conference of Australia.
2014 Medicine - Dean's lecture series - The science of ageing image

2014 Medicine - Dean's lecture series - The science of ageing

Monday, 3 November 2014, 6pm
This year's lecture features two of the world’s leading researchers in ageing, Professors David Sinclair and Stephen Simpson.

Lowy Cancer seminar series - John Rasko AO

Wednesday, 5 November 2014, 11am
Australian pioneer in the application of adult stem cells and genetic therapy John Rasko AO presents at this month's seminar.
How to start a startup with Reid Hoffman (Greylock Ventures, LinkedIn) image

How to start a startup with Reid Hoffman (Greylock Ventures, LinkedIn)

Wednesday, 5 November 2014, 12pm
Wednesday's 'How to Start a Startup' talk is featuring Reid Hoffman (Partner, Greylock Ventures and Founder, LinkedIn)

CIES 2014 Symposium - National road and rail infrastructure: Structural engineering perspectives for sustainable and resilient infrastructure

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 9am
CIES Symposium - “NATIONAL ROAD AND RAIL INFRASTRUCTURE: STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING PERSPECTIVES FOR SUSTAINABLE AND RESILIENT INFRASTRUCTURE”
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Science info day

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 9am
This full-day activity is designed to give you a taste of university life as a science student!
Public lecture - Professor Pat Thompson image

Public lecture - Professor Pat Thompson

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 4pm
Inspiring teaching and learning: stories from England
How to start a startup - How to operate image

How to start a startup - How to operate

Friday, 7 November 2014, 12pm
Friday's 'How to Start a Startup' topic is How To Operate' featuring Keith Rabois (Partner, Khosla Ventures)
SPRC Seminar Series 2014: Social inequality in the early school years in Australia, Canada, US and UK image

SPRC Seminar Series 2014: Social inequality in the early school years in Australia, Canada, US and UK

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 12:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Bruce Bradbury, UNSW Social Policy Research Centre.

Lowy Cancer seminar series - Stefan Bohlander

Wednesday, 12 November 2014, 11am
One of the world’s foremost human geneticists & leukaemia researchers, Stefan Bohlander, will speak at the Lowy Cancer Research Centre
How to start a startup - How to manage image

How to start a startup - How to manage

Wednesday, 12 November 2014, 12pm
Wednesday's 'How to Start a Startup' topic is 'How To Manage' featuring Ben Horowitz (Founder, Andreessen Horowitz & Opsware)

Moving On 2014

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 7:30pm
New dance work performed by Dance students and choreographed by Dance staff and guest dance makers.
How to start a startup with Marissa Mayer (CEO, Yahoo) image

How to start a startup with Marissa Mayer (CEO, Yahoo)

Friday, 14 November 2014, 12pm
Friday's 'How to Start a Startup' will feature Marissa Mayer, current CEO of Yahoo Inc.

Moving On 2014

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 7:30pm
New dance work performed by Dance students and choreographed by Dance staff and guest dance makers.

Moving On 2014

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 7:30pm
New dance work performed by Dance students and choreographed by Dance staff and guest dance makers.
SPRC Seminar Series 2014: Towards the welfare commons—contestation, critique and criticality in social policy image

SPRC Seminar Series 2014: Towards the welfare commons—contestation, critique and criticality in social policy

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 12:30pm
Moving beyond critique to criticality in social policy theory.

So what? Lecture - Professor Robert Pippen

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 6:30pm
Psychology Degree Zero: On the Representation of Action in the Films of the Dardenne Brothers.
Mindfulness in education: Tools for self-care and care of others image

Mindfulness in education: Tools for self-care and care of others

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 10am
Learn simple effective mindfulness methods to help with the increasing pressures we and our students currently face.
How to start a startup - How to build products users love, Part II image

How to start a startup - How to build products users love, Part II

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 12pm
Wednesday's topic is 'How to Build Products Users Love, Part II' featuring Hosain Rahman (Founder, Jawbone)
Bachelor of Interior Architecture graduation exhibition 2014: ‘p r-sp k t vs’ image

Bachelor of Interior Architecture graduation exhibition 2014: ‘p r-sp k t vs’

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 6pm
UNSW Bachelor of Interior Architecture presents its annual Graduation Exhibition 'pr-spktvs'. Join us on opening night Novemeber 20, 6pm.

Ingham Institute awards dinner

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 6:30pm
The Awards Night will celebrate the significant efforts of Ingham Institute researchers for their achievements in medical research.
How to start a startup - Mechanics: Legal, Finance, HR & More image

How to start a startup - Mechanics: Legal, Finance, HR & More

Friday, 21 November 2014, 12pm
Friday's topic is 'Mechanics: Legal, Finance, HR & More' featuring Kirsty Nathoo and Carolynn Levy (Partners, Y Combinator)