Date: Tuesday 28 May 2019 - Wednesday 29 May 2019
Time: 09:30 - 21:30
Venue: Old Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh
Speaker: Renata Carvalho - transgender artist, Brazil
‘Transgender: Intersectional/International’ is a two-day international multidisciplinary conference to be held at University of Edinburgh on 28-29th May 2019, with support of Glasgow Human Rights Network and sponsors including Scottish Graduate School of Arts and Humanities and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Sciences.
Quality & Diversity in International Children’s Televison
Date: Wednesday 29 May 2019
Time: 09:30 - 16:00
Venue: Kelvin Hall Lecture Theatre, 1445 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AW
A rare opportunity to view and debate a selection of the best of today's international children’s television, as presented at the world-leading Prix Jeunesse International Festival 2018. Taking as its focus questions of quality and diversity, this specially curated event will bring together media professionals, educators and researchers for a valuable insight into contemporary programming for children and young people.
Celebrating 20 Years in Dumfries - Professional Learning Celebration Day
Date: Wednesday 05 June 2019
Time: 09:30 - 18:30
Venue: Maxwell House, Rutherford / McCowan and Crichton Memorial Church
Ken Muir, Chief Executive Officer of the General Teaching Council for Scotland will give the key note speech.
The Waterloo Replayed Study Day
Date: Thursday 13 June 2019
Time: 09:30 - 16:45
Venue: Room 236, Thomson Building, University of Glasgow
Speaker: Speakers include: Tony Pollard, Mike Rapport, Stu Eve, Mark Evans, Helen Rapport, Edwin Rutherford, Iain Gale and Chris Henry
On 15-16 June, the University of Glasgow will host the world’s biggest ever historic table-top wargame, using 28mm miniature soldiers. The Great Game will replay the Battle of Waterloo as a fund raiser for Waterloo Uncovered, the charity which engages military veterans in the archaeological investigation of the famous battlefield. In the lead up to the Great Game, a group of leading historians and archaeologists will present talks on the history and archaeology of Waterloo, providing an exciting and up to date insight into the battle.
Protein Dynamics in Cancer
Date: Sunday 30 June 2019 - Wednesday 03 July 2019
Venue: Bute Hall
Speaker: Keynote Speaker - David Ron
This conference will detail and integrate different ways in which protein dynamics both protect against cancer and contribute to cancer maintenance. As these pathways can also have perturbations and greater dependencies in cancer, a key theme of our conference will be to better understand how these pathways can be targeted for cancer therapy.
International Institute of Public Finance Congress (IIPF)
Date: Wednesday 21 August 2019 - Friday 23 August 2019
Time: 09:00 - 17:30
Venue: The University of Glasgow's main campus
Speaker: Rachel Griffith, Nathaniel Hendren, Jonathan Portes, Stefanie Stantcheva
It is our pleasure to welcome you to the 75th Annual Congress of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF 2019), held at the University of Glasgow from the 21 August - 23 August 2019. The International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) is the world organisation of public finance economists, comprising approximately 750 members from over 50 countries. In an increasingly specialised academic field, the IIPF seeks to generate intellectual interchanges among public finance experts.
Conference: Interdisciplinarity, The New Discipline?
Date: Wednesday 04 September 2019 - Thursday 05 September 2019
Time: 09:30 - 18:00
Venue: School of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Glasgow, Crichton Campus, Dumfries, DG1 4ZL
Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science, will give the opening Plenary at this fascinating two day conference which marks 20 years of the University of Glasgow’s presence in Dumfries. The conference provides delegates with the opportunity to examine Interdisciplinarity, its evolving interpretations, histories and uses. Tickets are £120 [Post Graduate £35, Conference dinner £25]. For details on how to book, contact Nicola.Ritchie@glasgow.ac.uk, 01387 702 013