Public Lectures

The Institute of Advanced Studies hosts free public lectures by prominent local, national and international speakers throughout the year.

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Throughout the year we host regular masterclasses by leading Australian and visiting scholars who discuss their own research and broader topics of interest.

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Seminars and workshops

To foment community discussion and collaboration the IAS holds seminars and workshops where academic staff can find out more about what work their colleagues are doing.

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The Institute of Advanced Studies enhances the research profile of the University through raising awareness of and encouraging debate on contemporary issues.

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    Tue, 21 Mar 2017
  • A meeting of World-Class minds to help in the discovery of World-Class Mines, at Target 2017
    Mon, 20 Mar 2017
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