Events diary

Lectures and seminars

  • Quality in qualitative research: A pragmatic perspective

    Date: 01 August 2014
    Venue: Lecture theatre, Exhibition and Conference Centre

    This talk will explore the issue of quality in qualitative research and outline a pragmatic approach to evaluating quality.

  • Victims and perpetrators of sexual violence: law, policy and research seminar

    Date: 02 September 2014
    Venue: 2B020, Frenchay Campus

    Presented by Department of Law and Department of Health and Applied Social Sciences (Criminology). The purpose of this second law, policy and research seminar is to examine recent legal, policy and research developments in the area of sexual violence. The seminar will focus on a broad range of issues of relevance to those working with victims and perpetrators of sexual violence as well as those researching, teaching and studying in this area.

  • 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.

  • CHCR Lunchtime Seminar

    Date: 10 September 2014
    Venue: TBC

    A lunchtime seminar entitled: 'Why does pain rehabilitation work? Some new moves in treatment process research.' - by Dr Jeremy Gauntlett-Gilbert, Senior Clinical Psychologist / Honorary Lecturer at the Bath Centre for Pain Services / Psychology, University of Bath.

  • The 28th Research Seminar of the Managing Economic Transition network - Call for Papers

    Date: 17 September 2014
    Venue: TBC

    It is our pleasure to announce the 28th research seminar of the Managing Economic Transition network. The seminar, organised jointly with the European Association for Comparative Economics Studies, will be hosted by the Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Bristol Business School, UWE Bristol on Wednesday 17 September 2014.

    Call for papers - Papers or long abstracts (900 words) should be sent to Dr Artjoms Ivlevs at: a.ivlevs@uwe.ac.uk no later than on the 4 July 2014 to be considered for inclusion in the seminar.

  • Revisiting questions of Culture, Change and Leadership in Organisations: Leader as Weaver among Weavers

    Date: 19 September 2014
    Venue: Room 3A022b, Frenchay Campus

    Bristol Leadership Centre Research seminar series presents 'Revisiting questions of Culture, Change and Leadership in Organisations: Leader as Weaver among Weavers.'

  • Professor Nicholas Ryder Inaugural Lecture

    Date: 08 October 2014
    Venue: Street Cafe, S Block, Frenchay Campus

    Professor Nicholas Ryder will present 'Greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right. Greed works (Gordon Gekko, Wall Street, 1987). A contemporary review of the relationship between the global financial crisis, financial crime and white collar criminals'.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series: Leo Quinn, Chief Executive Officer, QinetiQ Group

    Date: 09 October 2014
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre

    Leo Quinn, Chief Executive Officer, QinetiQ Group will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series.

  • Faculty of Environment and Technology Public Lecture - Professor Alistair Gibb

    Date: 09 October 2014
    Venue: Frenchay campus, room TBC

    Professor Alistair Gibb, a Loughborough University Academic has been invited to give a lecture entitled “London 2012 – exemplary construction safety record – so what?” as part of the Faculty of Environment and Technology Public Lecture Series 2014.

  • Professor Arie de Geus Distinguished Professorial Address

    Date: 16 October 2014
    Venue: The Street Cafe, S Block, Frenchay Campus

    Professor Arie de Geus will present "The Case for Fundamental Change in Business Management" Wednesday 16 October 2014 at The Univeristy of the West of England venue: The Street Cafe, S Block from 18:00 - 20:30.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series: Stephen Varley, Chairman and Managing Partner UK&I, Ernst & Young

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

    Stephen Varley, Chairman and Regional Managing Partner UK&I, Ernst & Young will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series: Dr Tony Cocker, Chief Executive Officer, E.ON UK

    Date: 28 October 2014
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre

    Dr Tony Cocker, Chief Executive Officer, E.ON UK will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series: Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman, John Lewis Partnership

    Date: 04 November 2014
    Venue: Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC), UWE Bristol

    Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman, John Lewis Partnership will deliver a lecture as part of the Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series.

  • The Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series: Ann Francke Chief Executive Officer, CMI

    Date: 13 November 2014
    Venue: UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, Bristol

    Ann Francke Chief Executive Officer, CMI will delivered a lecture entitled; 'Stop Managing. Start Achieving. Why management needs a makeover' as part of the Bristol Distinguished Executive Address Series.

  • Professor Alan Gregory Distinguished Professorial Address

    Date: 19 November 2014
    Venue: Street Cafe, S Block, Frenchay Campus

    The Faculty of Business and Law would like to welcome and invite everyone to Professor Alan Gregory Distinguished Professorial Address. Professor Gregory will present "Regulatory cost of capital and profitability measurement in the UK" Wednesday 19 November 2014 at The Street Cafe, S Block 18:00 - 20:30.

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