Expand your mind with the Institute of Advanced Studies.

Each year the Institute hosts or co-hosts public talks and other events by distinguished visiting and local scholars, artists, writers and public intellectuals. These events contribute to our goal of sharing current research, new ideas and encouraging discussion and debate within the broader community.

13 July 2024

Illuminating New Stories about the Dutch East India Company through Art– with international artists Diyan Achjadi and Beatrice Glow.
Saturday 13 July 2024, 2–3pm, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery UWA

29 July

The Theory of Numbers, from Ancient Greece to the 21st Century
The Australian Mathematics Society Mahler lecturer Professor Matthew Emerton, Department of Mathematics, University of Chicago.
29 July 2024, 6pm, Fox Lecture Hall, UWA

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6 August 2024

Designing a Planet - The 2024 George Seddon Memorial Lecture by Professor Richard Weller
6th Aug 2024, 6pm, Ross Lecture Theatre

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