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.

For student events, please visit Campus Life events and activities.

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Events: Date from: 2017-02-01, Date to: 2017-02-28
Exhibition: Exit image

Exhibition: Exit

Saturday, 7 January 2017, 10am
The Australian premiere of a major new installation which holds a mirror to the immense challenges confronting the world today.
Centre for Social Research in Health seminar: Tim Rhodes image

Centre for Social Research in Health seminar: Tim Rhodes

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 4pm
Professor Tim Rhodes on engaging with HIV treatment and the social life of HIV care.
UNSW Global Water Institute Seminar Series image

UNSW Global Water Institute Seminar Series

Friday, 10 February 2017, 12pm
A/Prof Anik Bhaduri on "Sustainable Water Future Programme - Balancing water needs for people and nature"
Avoiding War: Taiwan, “One China”, and the South China Sea image

Avoiding War: Taiwan, “One China”, and the South China Sea

Monday, 13 February 2017, 10:30am
Two of Australia’s leading regional security specialists discuss enhanced risk of war with China arising from Trump administration threats
From innate numerical abilities to number knowledge: Is configured group a missing link? image

From innate numerical abilities to number knowledge: Is configured group a missing link?

Monday, 13 February 2017, 4pm
From innate numerical abilities to number knowledge: Is configured group a missing link?
International Water Association Symposium  image

International Water Association Symposium

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 9am
Symposium on Tastes, Odours & Algal Toxins in Water
Free Seminar: Personalisation and the new landscape of disability care and support  image

Free Seminar: Personalisation and the new landscape of disability care and support

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 12:30pm
Dr Ed Hall presents a critique of personalisation, the dominant discourse in social care and support in post-welfare states.
Free Lecture: Progress and setbacks in HIV, sexual & reproductive health and rights image

Free Lecture: Progress and setbacks in HIV, sexual & reproductive health and rights

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 4:30pm
Dr Purnima Mane reflects on her experience in HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Ignite the spark, fuel the fire: innovative differentiation image

Ignite the spark, fuel the fire: innovative differentiation

Friday, 17 February 2017, 9am
Ignite showcases innovative, examples and strategies for differentiated teaching, to empower teachers to cater for the diversity of all students.
O Week  image

O Week

Monday, 20 February 2017, 9am
Make the best possible start to your university career by coming to O Week! There is something for everyone!
Forced Migration Research Network Academic Symposium image

Forced Migration Research Network Academic Symposium

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 9am
Affective Shifts Inside and Outside the Nation and Body: Rethinking How Refugee Research is Engendered
Refugee Alternatives Conference image

Refugee Alternatives Conference

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 9am
Refugee Alternatives Conference: Improving policy, practice and public support.
Antiretroviral sex: the transformation of safe sex?  image

Antiretroviral sex: the transformation of safe sex?

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 2pm
Associate Professor Martin Holt considers the radical shifts in HIV prevention. A Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival event.
UNSW Social Policy Debate: Disability & Creativity image

UNSW Social Policy Debate: Disability & Creativity

Wednesday, 22 February 2017, 4:30pm
Moderated by Disability Discrimination Commissioner Alastair McEwin with Professor Susan Dodds, Jax Brown, Rosemary Kayess & Dr Dinesh Wadiwel
Guest lecture: German Center of Applied Space Technologies and Microgravity (ZARM) image

Guest lecture: German Center of Applied Space Technologies and Microgravity (ZARM)

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 1pm
A short intro to the ZARM Centre in Bremen and its 140m droptower used for microgravity experiments.
Seminar: Dietary fatty acids to prevent Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome image

Seminar: Dietary fatty acids to prevent Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Friday, 24 February 2017, 12pm
Seminar on PCOS by a visiting Professor E L Yong, National University of Singapore
Water is Life: Book launch image

Water is Life: Book launch

Monday, 27 February 2017, 5:30pm
UNSW is proud to host the exclusive book launch of Water is Life.