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.

Public Talks in 2021

19 August 2021

Earthquake Landscapes of Western Australia
The 2021 George Seddon Memorial Lecture by Professor Myra Keep, UWA School of Earth Sciences

14 September

Understanding and improving the mental health of LGBTQA+ young people
The 2021 Robin Winkler Lecture by Associate Professor Ashleigh Lin, Program Head, Mental Health and Youth, Telethon Kids Institute

Listen to past talks