Events diary

Conferences

  • Female Genital Mutilation: Where culture clashes with security of women and girls

    Date: 24 September 2014
    Venue: Room 3A22a, Frenchay Campus, UWE

    Female genital mutilation (FGM) is being re-considered as an aspect of violence against women and has been politicised through campaigns recognising the occurrence as child abuse (NSPCC, 2014). This seminar proposes to investigate FGM as a practice-based social phenomenon within the security framework. Speakers: Aida Abzhaparova (HSS, HAS) and Maryam Abdullah.

  • Launch of QAA/HEA guidance for higher education providers on Education for Sustainable Development

    Date: 17 October 2014
    Venue: Severn Room, Exhibition and Conference Centre, Frenchay Campus

    The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), Higher Education Academy (HEA) and the University of the West of England (UWE) invite you to attend a one-day event to mark the formal launch of new guidance for higher education providers on education for sustainable development.

  • Production and Validation of Biosensors

    Date: 23 October 2014
    Venue: Exhibition and Conference Centre, UWE

    This workshop seeks to highlight new techniques for the production of biosensors, review methodologies for the characterisation of biosensors, discuss regulatory issues to bring a technology to market and look at bringing a prototype product into production.

  • 4th International Bio-Sensing Technology Conference

    Date: 10 May - 13 May 2015
    Venue: Lisbon, Portugal

    The Institute of Bio-Sensing Technology is delighted to announce that the 4th International Bio-Sensing Technology Conference take place on 10-13 May 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal. IBST and Elsevier are teaming up once again to bring together leaders from industry and academia to explore how different expertise can be drawn together to develop and exploit new technology for bio-sensing applications. More details to follow.

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