P412, The Kindler Theatre Level 4, P Block, QUT Gardens Point
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.
2020 LECTURE SERIES
More details will be released as they become available.
*Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic we have postponed our next three Grand Challenge Lectures and will reschedule them for later in the year. Follow us on social media or sign up to our e-news to stay up to date with revised dates.
POSTPONED - Date TBC Professor Janeen Baxter (Director and Chief Investigator, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course (Life Course Centre))
PAST 2019 LECTURES
Friday 31 January Clearing the air: making sense of Australia's bushfire crisis QUT academic panel discussion, including Professor Vivienne Tippett, Associate Professor Amisha Mehta, Associate Professor Dominique Greer, Dr Ian Weir, Dr Timothy Graham, Associate Professor Wendy Scaife, and special guest speakers Dr Richard Thornton, and Major-General Richard Wilson - available as a video
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Zoom in with your lunch, your questions and, your hunger to learn about entrepreneurship. Join the informal lunchtime learning session where you can listen to, and chat with, industry experts who'll share their entrepreneurial knowledge and experience.