Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016

Delivering the Energy Transition

The energy sector globally has entered an era of radical transition. Driven by combinations of technological change and environmental concerns from the local to the global, the change is most obvious in the electricity sector but will spread far ...

Good Food for 9 Billion: Community Forum

By 2050, the world population is expected to be nine billion people. To feed this population well, we will have to revise what we eat and how we produce food. In this free panel discussion, renowned cooks, researchers, primary producers and indus...

Friday, 9 Dec 2016

US-Proofing the Paris Climate Agreement

What can be done if a future US President withdraws from, or attempts to undermine from within, the Paris Climate Agreement? It is a question that has tragically become all too important with the election of Donal Trump. It is a critical question ...

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Posthuman Feminism

This lecture given by Professor Rosi Braidotti will address the socalled ‘posthuman’ turn in contemporary feminist theory in the light of three main considerations: firstly the shifting perception and understanding of ‘the human’ in the Life scien...

Thursday, 15 Dec 2016

From Lotteries to Polls to Monte Carlo

Jeffrey Rosenthal Public Lecture This talk will discuss randomness and probability, to answer such questions as: Just how unlikely is it to win a lottery jackpot? If you flip 100 coins, how close will the number of heads be to 50? How many dying ...

Thursday, 16 Mar 2017

The Sustainability of Chinese Investment in Australia

Please Note: this event has been postponed to March 2017 Bookings will open in January 2017 The sustainability of Chinese outbound direct investment in Australia has become a political and geostrategic issue as national interest and national secu...