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

GVC/City REDI Seminar Series: Riccardo Crescenzi

Date
Wednesday 1st March 2017
Location:
Room 103 University House
Description
This event is part of the GVC/City REDI Seminar Series. Speaker: Riccardo Crescenzi (London School of Economics)

Dept of Economics External Seminar Series: James Mitchell

Date
Wednesday 1st March 2017
Location:
JG Smith Building, Seminar Room C
Description
Speaker: James Mitchell (Warwick Business School)
Categories:
Research

Dept of Economics Internal Seminar Series: Jan Jozwik

Date
Monday 6th March 2017
Location:
JG Smith Building, Room 210
Description
Title: Technology Adoption under Ambiguity
Categories:
Research

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School of Education

School of Education events

Best of British Special Education

Date
Thursday 2nd - Friday 3rd March 2017
Description
A two-day Forum dedicated to the memory of Dr Penny Lacey who was a member of DISN in the School of Education.
Categories:
Social Sciences

Postgraduate Open Day

Date
Friday 3rd March 2017
Description
Postgraduate Open Day
Categories:
Social Sciences

University of Birmingham NQT Early Career Development Conference

Date
Saturday 11th March 2017
Location:
University of Birmingham School (School Hall)
Description
Our Early Career Development Conference will bring together newly qualified teachers, early career researchers and teacher educators to network with colleagues, to engage with current research in primary and secondary education and to join discussions which re-energise and inspire you!
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

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School of Government and Society

School of Government and Society events

Workshop and reading with Japanese- German writer Yoko Tawada

Date
Wednesday 1st March 2017
Location:
Muirhead Tower
Description
Writer in Residence at the University of Birmingham on 1 March, 2017.
Categories:
Social Sciences
From Electoral Despair to Where?: Has Brexit Given the Liberal Democrats a Lifeline?

From Electoral Despair to Where?: Has Brexit Given the Liberal Democrats a Lifeline?

Date
Wednesday 1st March 2017
Location:
121 Muirhead Tower
Description
Speaker: Professor David Cutts (POLSIS); Discusant: Karin Bottom (INLOGOV).
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Executive Programme in Strategic Commissioning (4 day course)

Date
Monday 6th March 2017
Location:
Edgbaston Campus
Description
06, 07 March 2017, 03, 04 April 2017. This Executive Programme in Strategic Commissioning focuses directly on the current challenge of coping with public service funding cuts at a time of rising service needs and expectations.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Teaching

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School of Social Policy

School of Social Policy events

Leadership in Primary Care

Date
Tuesday 7th March 2017
Location:
Medical School Lecture Theatre 3, University of Birmingham
Description
This event looks at leadership roles within primary care, with three speakers who will share their different experiences.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences

CHASM Seminar: Making work pay: the role of workplace financial wellbeing services in the UK

Date
Wednesday 8th March 2017
Location:
4th Floor Muirhead Tower, Room 415
Description
Among the many proposals being advocated for tackling the problems of household indebtedness, low savings and financial exclusion in the UK are calls for an expansion of employer provision of 'financial wellbeing services'.This seminar opens up the debate on this development, recent government responses and their social policy implications.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HCRN Seminar: Controlling homeless people? Power, interventionism and legitimacy

Date
Monday 13th March 2017
Location:
Room 710 Muirhead Tower
Description
This seminar will engage with intense and longstanding debates regarding the legitimacy of interventions which seek behavioural change on the part of street homeless people.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

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