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

Cybercrime workshop: Police Knowledge fund

Date
Monday 19th September 2016
Location:
Allan Walters Building
Description
Speakers: Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay, David Hicks, Nir Tolkovsky, Craig Hughes, DI Rob Harris, DCI Sean Paley, David Benford
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Using behavioural science to target prolific criminals

Date
Monday 17th - Tuesday 18th October 2016
Location:
10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH, The British Academy
Description
Convenors: Dr Jessica Woodhams (University of Birmingham), Dr Matthew Tonkin (Birmingham City University), Dr Amy Burrell (Birmingham City University) and Dr Jasper van der Kemp (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

20th Annual Ethnic Minority Business Conference

Date
Thursday 20th October 2016
Location:
Birmingham B5 5SE, Digbeth, Fazeley Studios
Description
Don't miss out on the minority business event of the year's 20th annual conference!
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

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School of Education

School of Education events

School of Education, Doctoral Research Conference

Date
Saturday 26th November 2016
Location:
School of Education (Building R19)
Description
Professor Kalwant Bhopal from the University of Southampton is the keynote speaker for the 2016 Doctoral Research Conference and her presentation will be on Understanding minority ethnic flight from UK Higher Education.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences, Students

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School of Government and Society

School of Government and Society events

Undergraduate Open Day - 10 September 2016

Date
Saturday 10th September 2016
Description
Your opportunity to experience University life at first hand - talk to lecturers and current students, view the facilities, explore the campus and discover Birmingham for yourself.
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching
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

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

Priorities 2016 - New frontiers of priority setting

Date
Wednesday 7th - Friday 9th September 2016
Location:
Birmingham Medical School
Description
Priorities 2016 is the biennial conference of the International Society on Priorities in Health Care (ISPHC).
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

'Yellow hats are not just for builders' How can we care for healthcare staff so that they can care for our patients?

Date
Friday 9th September 2016
Location:
University of Birmingham
Description
Do you work in an organisation committed to staff wellbeing? Are you finding it hard to maintain this focus while delivering on other pressing challenges? If so, this FREE one-day workshop may be for you.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Public service markets don't work and they can't: Insights from the voluntary sector

Date
Tuesday 13th September 2016
Location:
Room 417 Muirhead Tower, University of Birmingham
Description
TSRC and the Family Potential Research Centre would like to invite you to a seminar with Kathy Evans from Children England entitled 'Public service markets don't work and they can't: Insights from the voluntary sector'.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

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