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 Hospitality.

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

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E.g., 2018-06-23
Upcoming events
Global Water Institute Seminar Series May 2018 image

Global Water Institute Seminar Series May 2018

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 12pm
Global Water Institute Seminar Series May 2018: A/Prof Richard Rushforth from NAU
Handbells on the Mall image

Handbells on the Mall

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 5pm
Handbells on the Mall. A free event!
Listen Up! image

Listen Up!

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 7pm
A night of Jazz featuring some of Sydney’s brightest new talents.
Gathering the Facts About Myanmar Rights Abuses image

Gathering the Facts About Myanmar Rights Abuses

Friday, 25 May 2018, 12pm
Human rights expert Chris Sidoti's discusses the current human rights situation in Myanmar and where to from here.
Autumn Music Recitals : Collaborations : Part 3 + Third Year Recitals : Part 2 image

Autumn Music Recitals : Collaborations : Part 3 + Third Year Recitals : Part 2

Friday, 25 May 2018, 6:30pm
From classical to jazz, join us for an eclectic series of performances.
UNSW Orchestra and Wind Symphony Concert 2 image

UNSW Orchestra and Wind Symphony Concert 2

Friday, 25 May 2018, 7pm
UNSW Orchestra and Wind Symphony Concert 2
Koto Transformation Australis image

Koto Transformation Australis

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 4pm
Koto Transformation Australis showcases a cultural exchange of music beyond borders Japanese forms transform into hybrid compositions with Australian styles.
Koto Transformation Australis image

Koto Transformation Australis

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 4pm
Koto Transformation Australis showcases a cultural exchange of music beyond borders Japanese forms transform into hybrid compositions with Australian styles.
Excel Fu: Excel for Researchers image

Excel Fu: Excel for Researchers

Monday, 28 May 2018, 9:30am
Excel course is suitable for all researchers and research students from any discipline.
Connections Seminar: Experiences blending laboratory guidance for a large first-year course image

Connections Seminar: Experiences blending laboratory guidance for a large first-year course

Monday, 28 May 2018, 1pm
Presented by A/Professor Julien Epps & Dr Vidhya Sethu, School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications, Faculty of Engineering
Gonski 2.0: Responses, reflections and directions image

Gonski 2.0: Responses, reflections and directions

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 6:30pm
Join Pasi Sahlberg and Adrian Piccoli to discuss the ambitious Review to Achieve Educational Excellence in Australian Schools (Gonski 2.0) report.
2018 Mitsubishi Sustainability Lecture: The Promise and Peril of the Fourth Industrial Revolution image

2018 Mitsubishi Sustainability Lecture: The Promise and Peril of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 5:30pm
The lecture will explore how we might realise the benefits of sustainable, responsible and human-centred innovation.
Lethal Autonomous Robots and the plight of the non-combatant image

Lethal Autonomous Robots and the plight of the non-combatant

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 6pm
Roboticist and robot ethics expert Ron Arkin asks if robots should be soldiers?
 How do we know what our students know? The benefits of a hurdle-based approach to learning and assessment image

How do we know what our students know? The benefits of a hurdle-based approach to learning and assessment

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 5pm
There’s a problem with the way we assess our students. We don’t know what they know...
Infinite Views : Three Events image

Infinite Views : Three Events

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 7:30pm
We welcome you to look. We may ask you to be looked at. We invite you to three short performances.
Collegium Musicum Choir: War and Peace image

Collegium Musicum Choir: War and Peace

Friday, 1 June 2018, 5pm
Haydn Mass in Time of War Jenkins The Armed man: Mass for Peace
Infinite Views : Three Events image

Infinite Views : Three Events

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 7:30pm
We welcome you to look. We may ask you to be looked at. We invite you to three short performances.
Infinite Views : Three Events image

Infinite Views : Three Events

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 7:30pm
We welcome you to look. We may ask you to be looked at. We invite you to three short performances.
Software Carpentry (Intro to Unix, Python and Git) image

Software Carpentry (Intro to Unix, Python and Git)

Monday, 4 June 2018, 9:30am
A two-day course covering introduction to Unix, Python and Git.
Connections Seminar: Visual Encounters - Digital Ecologies in Art, Design & Media image

Connections Seminar: Visual Encounters - Digital Ecologies in Art, Design & Media

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 12pm
Presented by Dr Kim Snepvangers, Director: Professional Experience & Engagement Projects, Faculty of Art & Design
Reforming Australia’s refugee policy: Where do we begin? image

Reforming Australia’s refugee policy: Where do we begin?

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 4pm
Please join us for this Grand Challenge meetup, with guest speaker Paul Power, CEO of the Refugee Council of Australia.
The pioneer of CRISPR: In conversation with Francisco Mojica image

The pioneer of CRISPR: In conversation with Francisco Mojica

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 6:30pm
Dr Francisco Mojica discovered the unusual repeated DNA sequences at the core of today’s gene-editing revolution.
Connections Seminar: myExperience Dashboard: What's all the hype about? image

Connections Seminar: myExperience Dashboard: What's all the hype about?

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 1pm
Presented by Ms Keelin George, Manager, Student Surveys & Engagement, Office of the PVC (Education)
Professor David Cooper AO Memorial Service image

Professor David Cooper AO Memorial Service

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 12:30pm
A public memorial to honour Professor Cooper who was dedicated to the prevention of HIV and other infectious diseases.
Design, de-sign and social justice image

Design, de-sign and social justice

Thursday, 14 June 2018, 6pm
A talk by Soheil Ashrafi on design as an agent of social justice.
David Cooper Symposium image

David Cooper Symposium

Friday, 15 June 2018, 9am
Please join us for a scientific symposium in honour of Professor David Cooper’s outstanding contributions to infectious disease research.
Introduction to Regression Modelling in R image

Introduction to Regression Modelling in R

Monday, 18 June 2018, 9am
Learn a systematic approach to key steps in linear modelling and prepare yourself for more complex modelling in the future!