Events diary


  • SWIG (Sensors for Water Interest Group) 2014 Early Career Researcher Competition

    Date: 05 September 2014

    During 2014 SWIG (Sensors for Water Interest Group) is running our biennial Early Career Researcher Prize 2014, the shortlisted posters for which will be displayed at the WWEM (Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring) Conference on 5-6 November 2014. The first prize is £1,000, and will be presented at the gala dinner at WWEM on 5 November 2014.

  • Making the City Playable

    Date: 10 September - 11 September 2014
    Venue: Watershed, Bristol

    Making the City Playable – This two-day international conference will explore the theme of the 'Playable City' asking what it might mean for citizens, urban planners, tech giants, small companies, artists and designers in imagining and making the cities of the future.

    Convened by Watershed, the Festival of Ideas and UWE Bristol's Digital Cultures Research Centre and featuring Google Creative Lab's Tom Uglow, DCRC's Tine Bech and Seth Giddings, architect Usman Haque, artist Luke Jerram, and Ogilvy's Tara Austin.

  • Disseminating Best Practice - Therapeutic Child Care, Social Pedagogy, and Trauma Informed Practice

    Date: 12 September 2014
    Venue: Room 2Q50/51, Frenchay Campus

    This workshop is relevant to students, practitioners, managers, commissioners, academics, professionals and policy makers involved in the care and education of children and young people.

  • 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.

  • 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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