Conferences and seminars

University of Zurich

UQ-UZH Virtual Workshop – Green Chemistry and Biocatalysis

2 November 2020 5:00pm9 November 2020 7:00pm
The University of Queensland (UQ) and the University of Zurich (UZH) are designing a strategic engagement framework that will inspire scientific leadership and nurture a partnership committed to the exchange of knowledge and the pursuit of scientific excellence. To build a strong research network and engagement across UQ and UZH, a series of academic workshops are planned to guide future collaborations.
UQ-IITD-AIIMS Research Symposium – Functional Genomics

UQ-IITD-AIIMS Research Symposium – Functional Genomics

5 November 2020 2:00pm4:30pm
The University of Queensland (UQ) in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) and All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) have identified strong potential for future collaboration in Functional Genomics.
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UQ-ALABC Latin American Education Webinar

6 November 2020 7:00am8:00am
Join UQ and the Australian-Latin America Business Council (ALABC) for a webinar to address the issue: how Universities can work with Government to rebuild in a post-pandemic world.
UQ-CUHK Ethics Webinar

UQ-CUHK Ethics Webinar

15 October 2020 6:00pm7:30pm
After the successful inaugural UQ-CUHK Health Engineering Virtual Symposium held on Wednesday 19 August 2020, The University of Queensland (UQ) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) will hold a public webinar focused on an ethics discussion “The Ethics of Health during a Global Pandemic”.
Emory University (Emory) and The University of Queensland (UQ)

Information Session - Emory-UQ Collaborative Partnership Research Grant

8 October 2020 8:30am9:30am
Emory and UQ have partnered to establish a Collaborative Partnership Research Grant through Emory’s Halle Institute for Global Research. The Collaborative Partnership Research Grant program fosters the broadening of international research and engagement between Emory University and UQ.
UQ-UI Bilateral Research Forum

UQ-UI Bilateral Research Forum

1 October 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
The University of Queensland (UQ) and the University of Indonesia (UI) are delighted to present the first in a regular series of webinars as part of the UQ-UI Bilateral Research Forum.
UQ-JLU Research Symposium

UQ-JLU Research Symposium

14 September 2020 10:30am2:30pm
UQ and Jilin University (JLU) share a strong vision to deliver world-class teaching and research outcomes that will create lasting positive change.

ASEAN-Australia Youth Innovation Challenge

13 September 2020 11:00pm
Registrations for the AASYP Reset: ASEAN-Australia Youth Innovation Challenge are now open! AASYP Reset will bring together and encourage young people from across ASEAN and Australia to develop and pitch solutions to our region’s most pressing problems. Free to enter with AUD $1000 up for grabs, as well as mentoring from industry leaders, opportunities to build your skill and capabilities, and the potential to turn your idea into a reality!

UQ-ALABC Latin America Sustainability Symposium

10 September 2020 8:30am10:30am
UQ and Australian-Latin American Business Council (ALABC) are co-hosting the Latin American Sustainability Symposium. Where key speakers will address three panels: Industry Innovation and Infrastructure, Sustainable Production and Consumption, and Partnerships for the Goals.
Indo-Pacific Student Mobility Dialogue

Indo-Pacific Student Mobility Dialogue

26 August 2020 7:00pm9:00pm
The Indo-Pacific Student Mobility Youth Dialogue is a new initiative to bring together Australian students to discuss the future of international education and mobility. Applications close on 2 August 2020.
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UQ-CUHK Health Engineering Virtual Symposium

19 August 2020 11:00am4:00pm

The University of Queensland (UQ) and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) share a strong track record and vision for success. The two institutions have identified strong potential for future collaboration in numerous areas including engineering, health sciences, medicine, and social sciences to share expertise, leverage opportunities and address global challenges. To build a strong research network and engagement across UQ and CUHK, a series of research symposiums are planned to guide future research collaborations.
Disruptive Times - Liberal Democracy Under Pressure

Disruptive Times - Liberal Democracy Under Pressure

3 March 2020 9:45am11:15am
Amidst currents of anti-Western ideology in its various forms the concept of liberal democracy is under attack. Hear from Chancellor Angela Merkel's campaign manager who will explore Germany’s current challenges which are symptomatic of broader global developments and challenges.
Latin American Colloquium

2019 Latin American Colloquium

22 October 2019 2:00pm
The 2019 Latin American Colloquium (LAC 2019) will look to: Advancing Latin American and Australian relations through Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition

4 October 2019 9:00am
3MT is an academic communication competition that challenges research higher degree students to explain their research to a non-specialist audience in just 3 minutes.

QUEX International Symposium

25 July 2019 8:30am26 July 2019 3:30pm
UQ and the University of Exeter (Exeter) will host the QUEX International Symposium: Fostering Global Sustainability and Wellbeing in July 2019.
Australian-German Science and Innovation Day

Australian-German Science and Innovation Day

2 October 2018 9:00am
This event will showcase scientific collaborations between Australian and German universities, and present the objectives, progress and outcomes of current research projects covering a variety of scientific disciplines.
2018 Latin American Colloquium

2018 Latin American Colloquium

4 September 2018 2:00pm6:00pm
The 2018 Colloquium will look to a new topic of: shifting global dynamics: implications for Australia and Latin America.
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Global Experiences Expo

18 April 2018 10:00am
Learn about student exchange and short-term study programs, international internships and volunteer opportunities as well as available financial support.
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Indonesia in an era of change

3 April 2018 9:00am4 April 2018 5:00pm
A two-day forum to showcase Indonesian research at The University of Queensland
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Dementia Registry Think Tank - Piers Kotting, National Institute for Health Research (UK)

22 November 2017 12:30pm2:00pm
Join Piers Kotting, Institute for Health Research (UK) Office of the National Director for Dementia Research Program Director and National Health Service (NHS) Innovation Accelerator Program, to hear about defeating dementia.
Latin American Colloquium

2017 Latin American Colloquium

13 October 2017 9:00am3:00pm
Following last year's 10th anniversary event, the Annual Latin American Colloquium 2017 will look to the future of Australia and Latin American relations and consider approaches and opportunities to a globally relevant and increasingly pertinent issue: energy for a sustainable future.
UQ-TUM Bioeconomy Symposium

UQ-TUM Bioeconomy Symposium

4 October 2017 8:45am6 October 2017 3:30pm
Under the theme, 'Impact of Biotechnology on the Economy of the Future', there will be a focus on the production of healthy and safe foods, sustainable agricultural production, renewable resources and biomaterials for industry, biotechnology and bioprocess engineering, along with the development of biomass-based energy carriers.
Asia Pacific Forum

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences-UQ Asia Pacific Forum

4 September 2017 8:00am5 September 2017 1:30pm
The University of Queensland (UQ) will host the third collaborative forum in which academics and researchers from UQ and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) will discuss issues of national and international significance and how these can be advanced by collaboration in the humanities and social science disciplines.
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German Science and Innovation Day

5 October 2016 1:30pm6:00pm
The German and Science Innovation Day will provide an opportunity to gain insights into research projects involving researchers in Queensland and Germany.
10th annual Latin American Colloquium

2016 Latin American Colloquium

5 October 2016 9:00am4:30pm
The University of Queensland will host the tenth UQ-Latin America Colloquium on October 5 2016. The 10th anniversary represents a significant milestone for the Colloquium and presents an opportunity to celebrate and reflect on partnerships and projects initiated throughout the past decade and showcase the diverse connections between Australia and Latin America.
McDonnell International Scholars Academy 6th International Symposium

McDonnell International Scholars Academy 6th International Symposium

22 September 2016 9:00am25 September 2016 5:00pm
The biennial Symposium provides an invaluable forum to explore the role of research universities in tackling significant global challenges in an uncertain future.
Douglas Cochran

Fulbright Distinguished Chair Public Lecture by Professor Douglas Cochran, Arizona State University

3 May 2016 6:30pm7:30pm
The 2015 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Advanced Science and Technology, sponsored by the Australian Defence Science and Technology Group (DST Group), is Professor Douglas Cochran from the School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering at Arizona State University.
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UQ Partner Day 2016

9 March 2016 9:00am5:30pm
Please join The University of Queensland (UQ) for a Partner Day on Wednesday, 9 March 2016 to coincide with the 2016 APAIE Conference in Melbourne.
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2015 Latin American Colloquium

15 October 2015 8:30am5:30pm
The University of Queensland, with support from the Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR), hosted the Latin America Colloquium on Thursday, 15 October 2015.