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.

Forthcoming events

26Oct

Governing Diversity and Migration in Japan and the UK

Dates
Tuesday 26 October 2021 (09:00-10:00)
Location
Online event - Zoom
Description
We invite you to this Joint IRiS-Waseda Webinar on Governing Diversity and Migration in Japan and the UK with speakers Szymon Parzniewski and Nobuko Nagai.
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4Nov

The Birmingham Business School Advisory Board Guest Lecture

Dates
Thursday 4 November 2021 (17:30-19:00)
Location
Alan Walters Building (R29 on campus map), In person event
Description
Delivered this year by Billie Major (Billie Major, Corporate Vice-President, Capgemini and CEO, HMRC Business Unit), the title of this year's lecture is 'Business Transformation in the Pandemic'.
Nature Nurture (web)
6Nov

Nature's Nurture: how natural playgrounds nourish developing minds

Dates
Saturday 6 November 2021 (10:30-12:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Find out why nature is the best nurturer and discover some simple activities that can be done in their garden, park or local woodland and take home an outdoor craft activity.
6Nov

QS Virtual MBA Event - Africa

Dates
Saturday 6 November 2021 (15:00-17:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
8Nov

QS Virtual MBA Event - South Korea

Dates
Monday 8 November 2021 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
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9Nov

How do we tackle the problem debt crisis?: A 'Dragons' Den' event

Dates
Tuesday 9 November 2021 (18:00-19:30)
Location
online event
Description
Our expert panel will have 5 minutes to draw on their evidence and expertise to pitch their proposals for policy reforms which respond to the current crisis before the audience cast their vote for their favourite.
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9Nov

Late-Night Exchange: COP26

Dates
Tuesday 9 November 2021 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Online and in-person at The Exchange
Description
Held at The Exchange in the heart of Birmingham, this event will consider climate change and action from multiple angles, connecting you with experts, activists and residents in a stimulating evening of debate.
11Nov

QS Connect MBA - Japan

Dates
Thursday 11 November 2021 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
13Nov

QS Connect MBA - Indonesia

Dates
Saturday 13 November 2021 (12:00-14:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
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16Nov

Sport for a new generation

Dates
Tuesday 16 November 2021 (17:30-19:00)
Location
Online and in-person (University of Birmingham Conference Centre)
Description
Join our academics, alongside industry experts as we look at sport through a Social Science lens. This event will cover a wide spectrum of topics around the theme of sport.
Eyewitness identification
16Nov

Eyewitness Identification from a Different Angle

Dates
Tuesday 16 November 2021 (18:00-19:30)
Location
online event
Description
In a series of short online videos, experts will discuss the role of interactivity in face recognition accuracy, including its role in reducing racial bias. These videos will be complemented by a live AMA zoom event.
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17Nov

The Future Business District in a Changing City Centre

Dates
Wednesday 17 November 2021 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Livestreamed event, The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Hosted in the centre of the Birmingham's Business District, this interactive panel discussion will disseminate findings from the Future Business District study by City-REDI.
Dyslexia
18Nov

Dyslexia: What's New

Dates
Thursday 18 November 2021 (18:00-19:00)
Location
online event
Description
In this online event experts from the field of dyslexia will answer your questions on the latest research and current trends to support dyslexic children and young people in education.
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19Nov

Negotiating Climate Change: A simulation and a solution

Dates
Friday 19 November 2021 (14:00-16:30)
Location
On campus
Description
This event will introduce an international experiment that tests whether various ways of framing climate change makes people more or less likely to support climate change policies.
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20Nov

Postgraduate Open Day November 2021

Dates
Saturday 20 November 2021 (09:00-16:00)
Location
University of Birmingham
Description
Join our Postgraduate Open Day, Saturday 20 November 2021
Framing Climate Change
23Nov

Framing Climate Change: What inspires us to care?

Dates
Tuesday 23 November 2021 (18:00-19:00)
Location
online event
Description
This event will introduce an international experiment that tests whether various ways of framing climate change makes people more or less likely to support climate change policies.
Climate change and criminality
24Nov

Climate change and criminality

Dates
Wednesday 24 November 2021 (19:00-20:00)
Location
online event
Description
A significantly under-focused impact of global warming is the direct and indirect impacts it will have on criminal behaviour. Speakers for this webinar include Prof Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay and Prof Francis Pope.
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25Nov

Gender, feminism and identity: what makes you, you?

Dates
Thursday 25 November 2021 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Midlands Arts Centre - Cannon Hill Park - B12 9QH
Description
This event will share research and knowledge from the University of Birmingham about how notions of gender and identity are shared in society and how these notions inform our thoughts, feelings and actions.
5Dec

QS Virtual MBA Event – Mumbai

Dates
Sunday 5 December 2021 (12:00-17:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
6Dec

QS Virtual MBA Event - New Delhi

Dates
Monday 6 December 2021 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
7Dec

QS Virtual MBA Event - New Delhi

Dates
Tuesday 7 December 2021 (19:00-21:30)
Location
Online
Description
Using interactive online platforms, you'll be able to take part in group information sessions and face-to-face meetings with MBA admissions directors and staff from the University of Birmingham.
7Jan

Alternative Accounts Europe (AAE) Conference 2022

Dates
Friday 7 January 2022 (09:00-18:00)
Location
Online event.
Description
The Interdisciplinary Perspectives Special Interest Group (IPSIG) and the Department of Accounting at Birmingham Business School are pleased to announce the 4th Alternative Accounts Europe Conference on 7 January 2022.

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