The Institute of Advanced Studies hosts a selection of public lectures by prominent local, national and international speakers.
Many of our lectures are recorded, visit our 2015 Lectures page to listen to our stellar line up of local and visiting scholars discussing their research.
|5 Sep||The Songs of the Universe - Detecting Gravitational Waves - A UWA Research Week Event||David Blair, Director of the Australian International Gravitational Research Centre (AIGRC), UWA and Professor Hyung Mok Lee, Seoul National University and UWA IAS Visiting Fellow|
|6 Sep||Star Yarning- Listening to the Stars - A UWA Research Week Event||Charmaine Green, Yamaji Art Centre, with Professor Lister Staveley-Smith, Director of Science at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR)|
|8 Sep||The Future of Data Science - A UWA Research Week Event||Panel|
|14 Sep||2016 ATSE Eminent Speaker: Water for Western Australia’s Future||Sue Murphy, CEO, Water Corporation of Western Australia|
|19 Sep||Social Performance in the Extractive Sector||Bruce Harvey, Sustainable Minerals Institute, The University of Queensland, and Director, 'resolution88’|
|11 Oct||Histories of gender, families and children: what do we still want to know?: Part of the 'What's new in the Medieval?' lecture series||Stephanie Tarbin, School of Humanities and Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence ofor the History of Emotions, UWA|
|30 Nov||The central role of RNA in human evolution and development - 2016 Ian Constable Lecture||Professor John Mattick, Executive Director, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney|