Events across the college

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from around the college and the wide-ranging projects our staff and students get involved with.

Birmingham Business School

Birmingham Business School events

(Re)Combination for Innovation: How Chinese firms and Western MNEs Collaborate to Innovate

Date
Thursday 11th February 2016
Location:
University House - Room 205
Description
Speaker: Professor Simon Collinson (Birmingham Business School). This event is part of the GVC Lunchtime Seminar Series.

The Historical Rate of TFP Growth in Agriculture: 1690-1914

Date
Monday 15th February 2016
Location:
J G Smith building, Room 210
Description
Speaker: Professor David Maddison

Institutional Investors and Corporate Political Activism

Date
Monday 15th February 2016
Location:
University House - Room G13
Description
Speaker: Professor Jӧrg Rocholl (ESMT Berlin)

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School of Education

School of Education events

What do we know about character?

Date
Tuesday 23rd February 2016
Description
BEP in conjunction with the School of Education and the Public Service Academy at the University of Birmingham is delighted to invite you to 'What do we know about?' A series of BEP and PSA Seminar Series for Headteachers and senior leaders.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

What do we know about educating teachers?

Date
Tuesday 22nd March 2016
Description
BEP in conjunction with the School of Education and the Public Service Academy at the University of Birmingham is delighted to invite you to 'What do we know about?' A series of BEP and PSA Seminar Series for Headteachers and senior leaders.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

What do we know about early years education?

Date
Tuesday 26th April 2016
Description
BEP in conjunction with the School of Education and the Public Service Academy at the University of Birmingham is delighted to invite you to 'What do we know about?' A series of BEP and PSA Seminar Series for Headteachers and senior leaders.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

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School of Government and Society

School of Government and Society events

Combined Authorities

Date
Thursday 5th November 2015 - Thursday 25th February 2016
Location:
The Nicolson Building, Winterbourne House
Description
A programme of events for political, academic and public management leaders: shared thinking space to co-design the future.
Categories:
Social Sciences
Counting 'gender' in peacebuilding: Gender knowledge, data gaps and indicators

Counting 'gender' in peacebuilding: Gender knowledge, data gaps and indicators

Date
Thursday 11th February 2016
Location:
Muirhead Tower, Room 417
Description
Speaker: Dr Laura McLeod, University of Manchester
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences
Drones as Air Proscription?  The case of South Arabia and Yemen in comparative perspective

Drones as Air Proscription? The case of South Arabia and Yemen in comparative perspective

Date
Monday 22nd February 2016
Location:
Muirhead Tower Room 417
Description
Speaker: Clive Jones, Durham University.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops

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School of Social Policy

School of Social Policy events

Integration and identity for Birmingham's British Poles

Date
Sunday 29th November 2015 - Thursday 31st March 2016
Location:
Birmingham, Museum and Art Gallery
Description
The Midlands Polish Community Association supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund is pleased to present the exhibition 'Fitting in and Getting Along: Integration and Identity for Birmingham's British Poles' att the BVSC: In the Community Gallery in the Museum & Art Gallery Birmingham from 29 November 2015 - 31 March 2016.
Categories:
Exhibitions, Social Sciences
Public health in local government: healthy lives out of austerity

Public health in local government: healthy lives out of austerity

Date
Thursday 11th February 2016
Location:
Park House, Southfield Room, University of Birmingham
Description
This day of workshops and discussions brings together public health practitioners, policy makers, consusltants from the private sector, and academics, to investigate the challenging futures of public health as statutory ring fencing of grant monies is removed from April 2016 and austerity continues to bite across council services.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

CHASM Seminar: Improving students' conceptions of debt: variation and learner agency

Date
Tuesday 23rd February 2016
Location:
Muirhead Tower, Room 415
Description
CHASM seminar, 'Improving students' conceptions of debt: variation and learner agency'. Speakers will be Peter Davies and John Kirkman from the School of Education, University of Birmingham.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

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