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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Upcoming events
Health and Wellbeing Month image

Health and Wellbeing Month

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 10am
Events will be held throughout October to celebrate Health and Wellbeing Month at UNSW.
Sixth Annual Health-Science Alliance Symposium 'Future of the Clinical Academic' image

Sixth Annual Health-Science Alliance Symposium 'Future of the Clinical Academic'

Friday, 20 October 2017, 8:30am
The Symposium will bring together Australian and international experts in clinical research and healthcare delivery.
Infant learning and memory (and why it’s like being in your first year at university) image

Infant learning and memory (and why it’s like being in your first year at university)

Friday, 20 October 2017, 1pm
Associate Professor Jane Herbert will talk about the development of early memory flexibility and the role of experience.
UNSW Wind Symphony concert  image

UNSW Wind Symphony concert

Friday, 20 October 2017, 7pm
Cichy Mackey Markowski Pitts Lo Presti San Andreas Ticheli Whitacre
Third Year Music Recitals 2017 image

Third Year Music Recitals 2017

Monday, 16 October 2017, 6:30pm
From classical to jazz, join us for an eclectic series of recitals.
Collegium Musicum Choir - Sounds of England image

Collegium Musicum Choir - Sounds of England

Sunday, 22 October 2017, 5pm
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Mass in G minor John Rutter: Musica Dei Donum and Cantate Domino John Rutter: Requiem
India Illuminated: UNSW Festival of India image

India Illuminated: UNSW Festival of India

Monday, 23 October 2017, 8am
Celebrating India’s vibrant culture, economy and traditions to showcase UNSW’s India Strategy to our campus and wider community.
Introduction to Programming with MATLAB image

Introduction to Programming with MATLAB

Monday, 23 October 2017, 9:30am
This workshop will assist researchers and research students in writing programs, using training modules from Software Carpentry Foundation (software-carpentry.org).
Experiments in Performance Writing image

Experiments in Performance Writing

Monday, 23 October 2017, 5:30pm
Short work-in-progress sharings of experimental writing projects. We use words to shape thought, feeling, encounter, and memory.
Experiments in Performance Writing image

Experiments in Performance Writing

Monday, 23 October 2017, 5:30pm
Join us for this series of short work-in-progress sharings of experimental writing projects.
ISCAST-CASE Lecture: Teaching Science in Christian Schools image

ISCAST-CASE Lecture: Teaching Science in Christian Schools

Monday, 23 October 2017, 7:30pm
Teaching Science in Christian Schools with Dr John Collier & Dr David Ruys
Third Year Music Recitals 2017 image

Third Year Music Recitals 2017

Monday, 16 October 2017, 6:30pm
From classical to jazz, join us for an eclectic series of recitals.
THE UNCONDEMNED gripping and world-changing documentary film screening image

THE UNCONDEMNED gripping and world-changing documentary film screening

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 6:30pm
The gripping and world-changing story of the young international lawyers and activists fighting to make rape a war crime.
Great teaching: that indefinable, indescribable but identifiable thing. image

Great teaching: that indefinable, indescribable but identifiable thing.

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 5:30pm
Lecture presented by Dr Cathy Sherry. Part of the UNSW's Scientia Education Academy Lecture Series.
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Solo Performance Making 2017

Friday, 27 October 2017, 7pm
Experience the cutting edge of live performance! Join us for a night of innovation and experiment with UNSW performance students.
Story-telling, diaspora identities, trauma and memory image

Story-telling, diaspora identities, trauma and memory

Monday, 30 October 2017, 10am
A discussion on the role of story-telling in communicating the social and political narratives of rupture, trauma, and memory making.
Mobile Health Meets Mental Health image

Mobile Health Meets Mental Health

Monday, 30 October 2017, 11am
Understanding the evolving role of smartphone, apps and sensors. Talk for those involved with mental health services.
Pawsey User Forum at UNSW image

Pawsey User Forum at UNSW

Monday, 30 October 2017, 12pm
This User Forum will provide an opportunity to discuss your experience with the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre and services.
Says Who? Education & Equality: Unfinished business? image

Says Who? Education & Equality: Unfinished business?

Monday, 30 October 2017, 6pm
Join us as we discuss the challenges confronted when trying to achieve equality in our education system.
Learning and Teaching Forum image

Learning and Teaching Forum

Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 9am
Join us for the 2017 Learning and Teaching Forum, 'Educational Excellence: Transforming Futures'.
Intermediate to Advanced Programming in R image

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in R

Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 9:30am
R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language for statisticians, data scientists and researchers.
L'Oréal Australia Girls in Science schools forum 2017 image

L'Oréal Australia Girls in Science schools forum 2017

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 9:30am
Join this year’s Australian L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellows at a Girls in Science schools forum.
Designer Sentences seminar image

Designer Sentences seminar

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 3:45pm
Experience hands-on activities and techniques for teaching grammar from a leading literacy expert.
Managing Data Capture and Surveys with REDCap image

Managing Data Capture and Surveys with REDCap

Friday, 3 November 2017, 9:30am
Learn about Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap), a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases.
Potential of polypeptide-based materials: from spider silk to gene delivery image

Potential of polypeptide-based materials: from spider silk to gene delivery

Friday, 3 November 2017, 12pm
Dr Numata’s Enzyme Research Lab, RIKEN investigates biosyntheses and material design of structural proteins, polypeptide and poly(amino acid).
Managing Data Capture and Surveys with REDCap image

Managing Data Capture and Surveys with REDCap

Friday, 3 November 2017, 1:30pm
Learn about Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap), a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases.
Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology image

Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology

Monday, 6 November 2017, 9am
If you're familiar with basic epidemiological statistics, expand your expertise in case-control studies, survival analysis and meta-analysis at this workshop.
Methods and approaches for analysing climate processes and climate dynamics image

Methods and approaches for analysing climate processes and climate dynamics

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 1pm
Overview of tools we have for understanding climate processes and dynamics, spanning observations, reanalysis products, field campaigns, models, theory etc.
Utzon Lecture and Annual Judith Neilson Lecture image

Utzon Lecture and Annual Judith Neilson Lecture

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 6:30pm
Utzon Lecture and Annual Judith Neilson Lecture: Presented by Professor Nabeel Hamdi.
Counter Non-Traditional Threats conference and exhibition  image

Counter Non-Traditional Threats conference and exhibition

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 8am
Counter-NTT is targeted at those who have an interest in countering non-traditional and improvised threats.
Informal Urbanism: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity. Research and Practice symposium image

Informal Urbanism: Risk, Resilience and Opportunity. Research and Practice symposium

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 9am
A one-day symposium bringing together researchers and practitioners working in disaster risk reduction, urban poverty alleviation, humanitarian action and development.
Introductory Programming workshop – Unix, Python GIT image

Introductory Programming workshop – Unix, Python GIT

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 9:30am
This workshop will assist researchers and research students in writing programs, using training modules from Software Carpentry Foundation (software-carpentry.org).
Confidence intervals and significant P values, collinearity and confounding... image

Confidence intervals and significant P values, collinearity and confounding...

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 3pm
This informal seminar will delve into some issues around statistical analysis, including confidence intervals, confounding, causality, ...
Expert witness training - Unisearch Expert Opinion Services image

Expert witness training - Unisearch Expert Opinion Services

Friday, 10 November 2017, 9am
The trainer explores areas such as skills for testifying as a witness, report writing and knowledge to perform in court.
UNSW Paediatric Research Week 2017 image

UNSW Paediatric Research Week 2017

Monday, 13 November 2017, 9am
5th Annual UNSW Paediatrics Research Week from 13th-17th November 2017 in Randwick, Sydney.
Howard Government Retrospective II: "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference image

Howard Government Retrospective II: "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 1:30pm
Howard Government Retrospective II "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference. Notable speakers include former Prime Minister John Howard.
Howard Government Retrospective II: "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference image

Howard Government Retrospective II: "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 1:30pm
Howard Government Retrospective II "To the brink: 1997-2001" conference. Notable speakers include former Prime Minister John Howard.
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Emergent Sexualities

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 4pm
New languages, taxonomies and categories of gender, sexual identity and relationships among young people online