Upcoming Events

Sunday, 1st May 2016 - Thursday, 2nd June 2016

10:00AM - 10:00AM Culture Lab
Live Music Exchange
Valuing Live Music
Leading academic and industry live music researchers discuss key issues facing the sector in the North East and nationwide. Admission: £10/£5 (students) Contact for further information: Adam Behr Tel: +44 (0) 191 208 3478 Email: adam.behr@newcastle.ac.uk

Wednesday, 1st June 2016

5:00PM - 7:00PM PVSV Public Consultation

On the 18th December 2015, Newcastle City Council granted planning permission for the redevelopment of the student accommodation at Richardson Road.  

Thursday, 2nd June 2016

12:00PM - 2:00PM Research Beehive, Room 2.22
European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grants Briefing
2 June 2016 - 12.00 to 14.00
Advanced Grants support excellent PIs at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Admission: Free, but it is necessary to register. Contact for further information: Grania Rogers Tel: 0191 208 8959 grania.rogers@ncl.ac.uk

Friday, 3rd June 2016 - Friday, 17th June 2016

7:00PM - 6:00PM Newcastle Uni Art dept & Great North Museum
Fine Art Degree Show
Newcastle University's Fine Art BA Hons Degree Show previews on the 3 June at 7PM and will then run until 17 June Admission: Free Contact for further information: Fine Art dept Tel: (0)191 208 6047 Email: fineart@ncl.ac.uk

Monday, 6th June 2016

7:00PM - 8:30PM The Core, Science Central
The future of learning
TED Prize winner Professor Sugata Mitra will take us through the origins of schooling as we know it and the dematerialisation of institutions as we know them. Admission: Free Contact for further information: Brett Cherry Tel: +44(0) 191 20 87861 Email: brett.cherry@newcastle.ac.uk

Wednesday, 8th June 2016

6:00PM - 6:30PM Spaces 4 & 5, Culture Lab, King's Walk
King's Hall Music : Postgraduate Recital
Callum Younger (bodhran/improvisation to film screening)
Free admission

Thursday, 9th June 2016

8:00PM - 9:00PM St. Thomas' Church, Haymarket, Newcastle
King's Hall Music : In Paradisum: a choral concert in celebration of Her Majesty the Queen's 90th Birthday
New Vocal Ensemble from the International Centre for Music Studies, Newcastle University
Daisy Gibbs (director)

Tickets: £5  Proceeds to go to West End Refugee Centre

For further details please email Daisy Gibbs:  d.m.gibbs1@ncl.ac.uk 

Friday, 10th June 2016

4:30PM - 6:00PM RB Green Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Newcastle University, Framlington Place
Public Lectures : Founders & Benefactors Lecture:
Special Care Dentistry – are you serious??

Professor June H Nunn, Past Dean, School of Dental Science, Trinity College Dublin, Professor Emeritus, Special Care Dentistry, Dublin Dental University Hospital

Please note: This event is free to attend and open to all but you are asked to register your interest by contacting Lauri-Anne Madge on email: lauri-anne.madge@ncl.ac.uk, or telephone: 0191 208 8245.

Refreshments will be available ahead of the lecture from 4pm.

Saturday, 11th June 2016

5:00PM - 6:30PM Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University
Public Lectures : Convocation Lecture 2016
Professor Chris Brink, Vice-Chancellor, Newcastle University

This lecture is free and open to all, but booking is required.

Please e-mail advancement@ncl.ac.uk to book you free place. All spaces are allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Wednesday, 15th June 2016

9:00AM - 5:00PM International Centre for Life
BioFocus 2016
One-day conference which brings together industry, academia and experts within the field of Life Sciences Admission: ££65.00 + VAT Contact for further information: Helen Williams Tel: 07714 168020 Email: helen.williams@bionow.co.uk

Thursday, 16th June 2016

12:00PM - 1:30PM Courtyard Lounge
Food and Feedback - NU Service system
Informal discussion/feedback about the self-service system used to contact the IT Service
An informal session to gather feedback and ideas for improving the self-service system at nuservice.ncl.ac.uk Lunch will be provided - please email Sharon.Mossman@ncl.ac.uk to book a place. Admission: None Contact for further information: Sharon Mossman Tel: 83634 Email: sharon.mossman@ncl.ac.uk

Thursday, 16th June 2016

5:30PM - 8:00PM Newcastle University Business School
Little Heresies in Public Policy
Curb your Neuro-Enthusiasm
Professor Sue White, University of Birmingham, asks the question, 'Will understanding our brains and genes really create a better world?' Admission: Free Contact for further information: Ruth Warwick Tel: 2081637 Email: ruth.warwick@ncl.ac.uk

Friday, 17th June 2016 - Friday, 15th July 2016

6:00PM - 5:00PM Architecture Building
Architecture Degree Show 2016: Newcastle
Exhibition of work from graduating architecture students Open 9-5pm daily (excluding weekends) #NCLarchshow Admission: Free Contact for further information: Anne Fry Tel: 0191 2085648 Email: anne.fry@ncl.ac.uk

Saturday, 18th June 2016

12:00PM - 3:00PM Grey's Monument, Newcastle City Centre
Soapbox Science Newcastle 2016
Free, fun and informative science outreach event
Join our remarkable scientists as they transform Grey's Monument into an arena for learning and scientific debate - come and find out about their latest discoveries! Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Nancy Rios Tel: 0191 208 7138 Email: nancy.rios@ncl.ac.uk

Tuesday, 21st June 2016

8:30AM - 4:00PM RVI Medicinema
Psoriasis Shout Out
Learn more about psoriasis and psoriasis research in Newcastle. 1-2pm Q&A session with Prof Nick Reynolds 2-3pm Mindfulness techniques with Andrew White. Admission: Free admission Contact for further information: Kirsten Tel: Allanson Email: kirsten.allanson2@ncl.ac.uk

Wednesday, 22nd June 2016

10:00AM - 5:00PM Devonshire Building, Newcastle University
Governance and self-governance
ESRC funded seminar as part of Neighbourhood Ways of Knowing and Working
The seminar is transdisciplinary and explores neighbourhood working with academics, policy-makers and community experts. Admission: Free but please book Contact for further information: anne fry Tel: 0191 2085648 Email: anne.fry@ncl.ac.uk

Wednesday, 29th June 2016

12:00PM - 2:00PM Research Beehive, Room 2.21
COST Briefing
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 - 12.00 to 14.00
COST funds 4-year research networking projects but not research itself. The briefing is aimed at those considering submitting a bid over the next year. Admission: Free, but it is necessary to register Contact for further information: Grania Rogers Tel: 0191 208 8959 grania.rogers@ncl.ac.uk

Friday, 1st July 2016 - Saturday, 2nd July 2016

9:00AM - 4:00PM Campus-wide
Undergraduate Open Day
Find out more about undergraduate study at Newcastle. Attend subject sessions, see the campus, facilities and accommodation. Visit the website to book a place. Admission: N/A Contact for further information: Open Day team Tel: 0191 208 8675 Email: open.day@ncl.ac.uk

Tuesday, 5th July 2016

12:00PM - 1:30PM Devonshire Building G20
Engage and Learn Forum
Informal forum for those working in an engagement role across the University
A forum to encourage cross disciplinary working and share experiences of all types of engagement activity. Come along and join in, lunch will be provided! Contact: Andrea Henderson Tel: 01912088312 Email: andrea.henderson@ncl.ac.uk

Thursday, 21st July 2016 - Saturday, 23rd July 2016

9:00AM - 5:00PM Newcastle University Business School
3rd Gender & STEM Network Conference
Promoting girls' and women's participation in STEM advancement and innovation
The conference aims to further extend the interdisciplinary collaboration of researchers from diverse fields who share concern regarding gender and STEM participation. Admission: Various rates Contact for further information: Helen Watt Tel: +61 3 9905-3276 Email: helen.watt@monash.edu

Thursday, 21st July 2016

9:00AM - 6:00PM Research Beehive
Workshop on Building Adaptability
This one day workshop has been organised as part of the research project Towards a Standardised Assessment of Building Adaptability. Admission: Free Contact for further information: Anne Fry Tel: 0191 208 5648 Email: anne.fry@ncl.ac.uk

Tuesday, 16th August 2016 - Thursday, 18th August 2016

9:00AM - 5:00PM Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne
The Eighth International Workshop on Bio-Design Automation (IWBDA)
The workshop will bring together researchers to discuss concepts, methodologies and software tools for the computational analysis and synthesis of biological systems. Admission: TBA. Contact for further information: Bio-Design Automation Consortium. Email: iwbda-exec@lists.bio-design-automation.org

Monday, 12th September 2016 - Wednesday, 14th September 2016

9:00AM - 5:00PM Great North Museum
Building stimulation and optimisation
The third IBPSA conference is hosted by Newcastle University and seeks to highlight the advancements in simulation tools, optimization techniques and building information modelling at building and micro-urban scale. Admission: Please see registration details Contact for further information: Neveen Hamza Tel: +44 (0) 191 208 6033 Email: neveen.hamza@ncl.ac.uk

Tuesday, 18th October 2016

5:30PM - 6:45PM Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Public Lectures : *NEW DATE* Eyes: windows to the soul and mind control
Professor Gwyneth Doherty-Sneddon, Head of the School of Psychology, Newcastle University

Free admission, no pre-booking required (all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis) 

This event was rescheduled from 12 May 2016. 

Thursday, 20th October 2016 - Friday, 21st October 2016

10:00AM - 5:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock
The International Conference for Students on Applied Engineering
The ICSAE 2016 in Newcastle is an international event organized by motivated students who have passion towards Applied Engineering and dedicated to research students enthusiastic about the field. Admission: free Contact for further information: Zeyad Yousif Abdoon Al-Shibaany Tel: 07478714100 Email: z.y.a.al-shibaany@ncl.ac.uk

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