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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E.g., 2017-09-21
E.g., 2017-09-21
Upcoming events
3rd Off Earth Mining Forum (OEMF2017) image

3rd Off Earth Mining Forum (OEMF2017)

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 9am
A space-based economy is just around the corner. Featuring speakers from NASA and international space industry leaders.
Global Development Week: Seminar - Peacebuilding and Reconciliation – The Global meets the Local image

Global Development Week: Seminar - Peacebuilding and Reconciliation – The Global meets the Local

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2pm
A week-long event showcasing expertise in Peacebuilding and Development at UNSW and in the greater Sydney community.
Global Development Week: Key Note Talk - Dealing with Painful History to Create a Peaceful Present image

Global Development Week: Key Note Talk - Dealing with Painful History to Create a Peaceful Present

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 5:30pm
A week-long event showcasing expertise in Peacebuilding and Development at UNSW and in the greater Sydney community.
Luminocity 2017 - A Built Environment Student Exhibition image

Luminocity 2017 - A Built Environment Student Exhibition

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9am
Be inspired by the real world projects students have brought to life.
Global Development Week: Graduate Seminar - Research Tools in Peacebuilding and Development image

Global Development Week: Graduate Seminar - Research Tools in Peacebuilding and Development

Friday, 22 September 2017, 2pm
A week-long event showcasing expertise in Peacebuilding and Development at UNSW and in the greater Sydney community.
ECAN Scientia Series: The Gig Economy of Academia image

ECAN Scientia Series: The Gig Economy of Academia

Friday, 22 September 2017, 4pm
The ECAN Scientia Series returns for 2017 with a great panel discussion on casualization, followed by by drinks, canapes and networking.
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Australian University Games

Sunday, 24 September 2017, 9am
Australian University Games (AUGs) are Australia's largest annual multi-sport event, attracting over 6,500 participants from 42 universities. competing in 32 different sports.
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Introduction to R

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9am
This workshop will help you start to learn the very versatile and powerful R statistical software package from scratch.
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Australian social policy conference

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9am
Pre-eminent multidisciplinary conference concerned with issues of social policy in Australia and beyond, hosted by the Social Policy Research Centre.
Student Minds Conference 2017: Student resilience and success in the 21st century image

Student Minds Conference 2017: Student resilience and success in the 21st century

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9am
Keynote Speakers: Scientia Professor Andrew Martin Dr Jan Orman Associate Professor Jacquelyn Cranney
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Introductory statistics for researchers

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 9am
This course gives researchers basic statistical design and analysis skills and emphasises understanding concepts and interpreting output through practical examples.
Introductory programming workshop – Unix, Python GIT image

Introductory programming workshop – Unix, Python GIT

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 9:30am
This live coding workshop will provide researchers and research students with an introduction to programming.
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Global Water Hack

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 10am
A Hack to Solve a Water Crisis: collaborating on solutions to ensure developing countries have access to clean water.
NeuRA MRI seminar series image

NeuRA MRI seminar series

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 12pm
Pr Yves De Deene - From Safeguarding to Image Guiding of Radiotherapy Challenges and Opportunities for quantitative MRI
The Harvard Project on access to care for cardiometabolic diseases image

The Harvard Project on access to care for cardiometabolic diseases

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 3:30pm
Dr. Jaacks, Harvard T.H. Chan School Public Health, on 'The Harvard Project on Access to Care for Cardiometabolic Diseases'.
Cities@UNSW - Spatial inequality in Sydney image

Cities@UNSW - Spatial inequality in Sydney

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 6:30pm
This Cities@UNSW panel will be framed around the implications of spatial inequality in Sydney.
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Introduction to programming with R

Friday, 29 September 2017, 9:30am
L about R, which is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for researchers.
Creative tensions: Ethics, risk and methodological innovation in qualitative and arts-based research image

Creative tensions: Ethics, risk and methodological innovation in qualitative and arts-based research

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 12pm
A/Prof Cox will discuss ethical challenges and insights, drawing on examples from health research using visual arts.
Ethical dilemmas, creative solutions: Panel discussion on ethics in qualitative research image

Ethical dilemmas, creative solutions: Panel discussion on ethics in qualitative research

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 5pm
Through a lively panel discussion, international, inter-state, and UNSW-based researchers will explore ethical challenges facing qualitative researchers. Audience participation encouraged.
Introduction to Programming with Python image

Introduction to Programming with Python

Monday, 9 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).
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Force Design 2017

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 9am
#FD17 examines how defence conducts force design via the capability life cycle and highlights key linkages to industry and academia.
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Intermediate HPC

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 9:30am
This course provides a hands on introduction to running software on HPC infrastructure.
Australia Ensemble  - Lunch hour concert image

Australia Ensemble - Lunch hour concert

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 1:10pm
Free lunch hour concerts with performances by the Australia Ensemble
Starting and stopping drug use over time image

Starting and stopping drug use over time

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 4pm
Gay men's perceptions of their drug use in the Flux study.
Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions image

Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 5pm
Take your next step with UNSW. Your questions answered. Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions.
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Phil' 24-Hour Fun-A-Thon

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 12pm
Phil' does good. Will you? UNSW community unite to FUNdraise for Child Life & Music Therapy, Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick!
Masterclass series - percussion masterclass image

Masterclass series - percussion masterclass

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 1:10pm
Timothy Constable and Joshua Hill will work with young performers from UNSW to give insight into elite percussion performance.
Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions image

Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 5pm
Take your next step with UNSW. Your questions answered. Register now for one of our Postgraduate Information Sessions.
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UNSW Orchestra concert

Friday, 13 October 2017, 7pm
Resphigi: Pines of Rome Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien
Australia Ensemble subscription: Postcards image

Australia Ensemble subscription: Postcards

Saturday, 14 October 2017, 8pm
Australia Ensemble subscription concert - Postcards: October 14, 8pm Location: John Clancy Auditorium Tickets $50/$38/$30/$15 (Adult/Senior/Concession/Student rush)
Defining parenthood: A comparative analysis image

Defining parenthood: A comparative analysis

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 12:30pm
This seminar discusses legal and social barriers faced by 'different forms of family' living, moving or travelling within Europe.
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Designer Sentences seminar

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 3:45pm
Experience hands-on activities and techniques for teaching grammar from a leading literacy expert.
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.
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UNSW Wind Symphony concert

Friday, 20 October 2017, 7pm
Cichy Mackey Markowski Pitts Lo Presti San Andreas Ticheli Whitacre