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Grand Challenge Lecture: Superconductivity – Has It Touched Your Life? @ GP

06-10-2017 Dr Cathy Foley from CSIRO will explore superconductivity and the increase of its applications in today's society.

Distinguished Visitor Lecture: Alternative Fuel Use in the US Military: The Great Green Fleet and Beyond @ GP

09-10-2017 QUT's Adjunct Professor Chris Tindal will review alternative fuel use in the U.S. military, as well as the increase in consumption of alternative fuels around the world.

Frontiers of Materials Research

19-10-2017 This Frontiers of Materials Research symposium aims to maximise collaboration between Australian university partners and the most influential Australian scientists in the field of material science and electron microscopy.

QUT War on Waste: A Forum To Address Food and Fashion Waste @ GP

16-10-2017 Australian households are throwing out more than $5 billion worth of food each year, and disposing of 6000 kilograms of fashion and textile waste every ten minutes.

2017 Science in Focus Image Competition

14-08-2017 - 11-09-2017 QUT Science in Focus Image Competition entries are now closed. The top 10 finalists will be announced on 4 October and winners will be announced at the finalist exhibition and award ceremony on 27 October in The Cube.

IFE Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series @ Gardens Point

01-08-2017 - 01-01-2019 The Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series is a forum for senior academics and industry figures visiting QUT to share their perspective on the main trends and challenges in their specific field, hosted by the Institute for Future Environments.

IFE lectures: Video archive

01-09-2015 The IFE hosts a number of public events that aim to showcase science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) research and explore some of the major challenges of the 21st century.Watch videos of past IFE lectures, including the Grand Challenge Lecture series, on QUT's YouTube account, the QUTube:

IFE Grand Challenge Public Lecture Series @ Gardens Point

01-08-2017 - 31-12-2017 Several grand challenges confront humanity in the 21st century, from feeding the world's booming population to managing scarce natural resources and reducing our carbon footprint. The Grand Challenge Lecture Series explores these and other challenges and the possible solutions to them. All lectures are free and open to the public. You can attend in person or watch via livestream.