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

Annual Strategy & International Business Symposium

Date
Monday 26th - Tuesday 27th September 2016
Location:
Lucas House, Conference Park, G16 on the campus map
Description
In collaboration with the Academy of International Business Research Methodologies Special Interest Group (RM-SIG), the Department of Strategy and International Business at Birmingham Business School (BBS) is hosting an Annual Strategy and International Business Symposium (ASIBS) on 26 and 27 September 2016.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

City-REDI Fringe Event - DEVO Question Time: What will Labour's Metro Mayors do for you?

Date
Monday 26th September 2016
Location:
4th Floor Events Suite, Albert Dock, Tate Gallery
Description
City-REDI is co-hosting Devo Question Time fringe events at the Labour and Conservative Party conferences this year, and we have a good panel of speakers.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

City-REDI Fringe Event - DEVO Question Time: What will the Northern Powerhouse and Midlands Engine do for you?

Date
Tuesday 4th October 2016
Location:
Austin Court, Birmingham (Next to the ICC – B1 2NP), Lodges 1 and 2
Description
City-REDI is co-hosting Devo Question Time fringe events at the Labour and Conservative Party conferences this year, and we have a good panel of speakers.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

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School of Education

School of Education events

World War One in the City: Melbourne 1914-1918

Date
Tuesday 27th September 2016
Location:
Room G59, School of Education (Building R19)
Description
Nicole Davis from the University of Melbourne will discuss the experience of WW1 in the context of an Australian city through the medium of the Town Clerk's Correspondence, held in the archives of the Melbourne City Council.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Open Evening: Applied Educational and Child Psychology Doctorate

Date
Thursday 6th October 2016
Location:
Vaughan Jefferies Lecture Theatre Education Building - Edgbaston Campus
Description
Find out more about our Applied Educational and Child Psychology Doctorate
Categories:
Social Sciences

Teacher Education at Birmingham

Date
Wednesday 12th October 2016
Location:
School of Education (Building R19)
Description
Come along to this Teacher Education in Birmingham open evening to find out more about our teacher training opportunities and meet the subject specialists and admissions tutors
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

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School of Government and Society

School of Government and Society events

Executive Programme in Strategic Commissioning (5 day course)

Executive Programme in Strategic Commissioning (5 day course)

Date
Monday 26th September 2016
Location:
Edgbaston Campus
Description
26-28 September - 31 Oct, 01 Nov 2016. 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
Brexit: the Referendum and its Consequences

Brexit: the Referendum and its Consequences

Date
Wednesday 28th September 2016
Location:
Arts Main Lecture Theatre
Description
Speakers: Tony Barber (Financial Times); Catherine de Vries (Oxford University); Nathaniel Copsey (Foreign and Commonwealth Office); Nicole Scicluna (POLSIS). Chair: Tim Haughton (POLSIS).
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Chairing Scrutiny: A Workshop for Councillors who Chair Scrutiny Committees or Panels or may do so in the future

Date
Friday 7th October 2016
Location:
Edgbaston Campus
Description
This is a workshop for those who chair scrutiny committees or panels, or others who might chair them in the future, Vice-Chairs and officers who support scrutiny chairs are also welcome.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences, Teaching

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School of Social Policy

School of Social Policy events

CHASM Seminar : Peer Learning and Games in Financial Education - Evidence from lower secondary schools in Finland

Date
Wednesday 26th October 2016
Location:
TBC
Description
CHASM Seminar, 'Peer Learning and Games in Financial Education: Evidence from Lower Secondary Schools in Finland', Dr Panu Kalmi, Professor of Economics, University of Vaasa, Finland.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Moving beyond stereotypes about the GP receptionist

Date
Wednesday 9th November 2016
Description
This ESRC Festival of Social Sciences event looks at the changing roles of the GP receptionist.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Older People's Health and Wellbeing: Who Decides?

Date
Thursday 10th November 2016
Location:
Forum Lecture Theatre, Medical School, University of Birmingham
Description
The event invites you to shares the findings of two large research projects on decision making for the treatment of cancer in older people across the UK and older people's contribution to understanding and preventing avoidable hospital admissions.
Categories:
Social Sciences

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