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.

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E.g., 2014-10-31
E.g., 2014-10-31
Upcoming events

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.
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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)
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#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.
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Future Energy Conference

Monday, 3 November 2014, 9am
Energy Future is the first global integrated Research/Industry energy Conference of Australia.
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Electricity market forum discussion

Monday, 3 November 2014, 2:45pm
Join the discussion of Electricity Market Panelist and learn where can anyone invest in Energy Market now?
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Coal seam gas forum discussion

Monday, 3 November 2014, 4:15pm
Coal Seam Gas forum discussion part of Energy Future conference. Learn some facts about CSG !
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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.
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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!
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Public lecture - Professor Pat Thompson

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 4pm
Inspiring teaching and learning: stories from England

ISCAST-CASE Lecture by Chris Mulherin: Christianity and Science: a vital 21st century conversation

Thursday, 6 November 2014, 7:30pm
ISCAST-CASE Lecture by Rev Chris Mulherin BEng BA MSc BD: Christianity and Science: a vital 21st century conversation
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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)
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HIV in pregnancy

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 6pm
The ACPS Research Seminar Series presents “HIV in Pregnancy" . Surveillance and mother-to-child-transmission of HIV will be discussed.
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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.
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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)

Indigenous science and engineering program

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 8am
Exploring studies in Science and Engineering for Indigenous students.

Seminars by EMBL Australia Group Leader candidates

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 9am
Research seminars by EMBL Australia Group Leader candidates Wednesday, 26th November 2014, 9 am John B. Reid Theatre, AGSM (G27)

Third Health-Science Alliance symposium

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 8:30am
Third Health-Science Alliance Symposium for cancer, neurodegeneration and mental health clinicians, allied health specialists and students.

The pursuit of wisdom: Ancient Greek and Chinese philosophy and literature

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 10am
Roundtable discussion: Wisdom in ancient Greece and China

Ingham Institute research & teaching showcase

Friday, 28 November 2014, 8:45am
The Showcase will see some of Australia's best research talent present a selection of health and medical abstracts.
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Collegium Musicum Choir: Festival of Carols 2014

Sunday, 30 November 2014, 5pm
UNSW's annual Christmas Concert