Events

IFE Grand Challenge Public Lecture Series @ Gardens Point

06 February 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.

UPCOMING 2017 LECTURES
More details will be added as they become available.

Friday 26 May, 3:30pm
Changing Coasts and Oceans: Science Meeting Global and National Challenges
John Gunn (Australian Institute of Marine Science)

PAST 2017 LECTURES

Friday 28 April, 3:30pm
Future Capable: Learning for Life and Work in the 21st Century
Associate Professor Ruth Bridgstock (QUT)

Friday 3 March, 3:30pm
Can Leaders Make a Difference to Organisational Performance?
Professor Andrew Pettigrew, Oxford University

Friday 17 March, 3:30pm
Genomics and the Future of Medicine
Professor Matt Brown (QUT)

Friday 7 April, 3:30pm
The Converging Insecurities of Food, Water, Energy and Climate, and their Implications for Development Aid and Research
Andrew Campbell (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research)

VIDEO ARCHIVE

Watch past lectures in our video archive.

Email
ife@qut.edu.au