Events

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  2. 2010
  3. December

City Events December 2010

  • Dec

    1

    Wednesday

    Presentations

    Public

    As part of City's contribution to World AIDS Day, Professor Julius Weinberg will give a talk on the subject. 12.30, 1 December 2010, BG03. Over 90,000 people are living with HIV in the UK and new infections continue every year. Explore this site to ensure you understand the facts about HIV and find out what you can do to ACT AWARE.

  • Dec

    1

    Wednesday

    Lectures

    Public

    Jerusalem is one of the cities under study in the ESRC research project ‘Conflict in Cities and the Contested State’ (www.conflictincities.org).

  • Dec

    2

    Thursday

    Lectures

    Public

    Owing to poor weather and travel conditions the Lecture has been cancelled. It is hoped to be rescheduled for early in 2011 and further details will be circulated.

  • Dec

    2

    Thursday

    Seminars

    Public

    The recently-released mayor's Cultural Strategy describes London as a cultural powerhouse, whose strength and depth of creative activities is unrivalled, even by other world cities.

  • Dec

    2

    Thursday

    Concerts

    Public

    A free concert by the Chamber Choir ahead of the annual joint Symphony Orchestra and Choir concert, which is taking place at the same venue later in the evening. Concert includes extracts from Britten's Ceremony of Carols.

  • Dec

    2

    Thursday

    Panel Discussions

    Public

    Panel discussion inviting Adam Boulton, Political Editor of Sky News and 'Guido Fawkes' (the UK's leading political blogger) to look back at political reporting in 2010.

  • Dec

    2

    Thursday

    Concerts

    Public

    Vaughan Williams' Concerto for Tuba and The England of Elizabeth: Three Portraits, plus pieces by Bruckner and Mahler .

  • Dec

    6

    Monday

    Workshops

    Public

    Have an idea for CitySpark but aren't sure which business model to have? Learn how to differentiate revenue & business models for your business idea(s)

  • Dec

    7

    Tuesday

    Seminars

    Public

    Commemorating the International Day of Disabled Persons: World Disability Day - This seminar focuses on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) and its domestic application in the UK. It considers the ways in which the disability Convention constitutes a new kind of human rights Convention, and the impact this has on our understandings of disabled people’s rights and human value.

  • Dec

    7

    Tuesday

    Seminars

    Public

    A seminar on 'The NHS White Paper and Its Implications' with the Chief Executive of NHS North West

  • Dec

    8

    Wednesday

    Lectures

    Public

    There has been a surge of interest in translated crime fiction with the recent worldwide success of authors such as Stieg Larsson. This lecture considers the translation of contemporary crime fiction into English from the perspective of the 'binding', or the cover images and text which frame the book for readers.

  • Dec

    9

    Thursday

    Presentations

    Public

    Academic staff, PhDs and researchers are invited to attend the presentation by Emerald Group Publishing on ‘An Insider’s Guide to Getting Published in International Journals’.

  • Dec

    9

    Thursday

    Concerts

    Public

    A concert of early and modern music for the Christmas season sung by Civitas, a new vocal ensemble at City University London.

  • Dec

    13

    Monday

    Workshops

    Public

    A Systems Security research half-day aimed at researchers and doctoral students from across the University.

  • Dec

    13

    Monday

    Workshops

    Public

    A networking and brain-storming event for doctoral students and early career researchers.

  • Dec

    13

    Monday

    Seminars

    Public

    An opportunity to learn more about City’s interdisciplinary centres and the future challenges they are tackling.

  • Dec

    14

    Tuesday

    Conferences

    Public

    A two-day event hosted by Special Group in Coaching Psychology, including keynotes, masterclasses, skills workshops, research papers, and posters across both days

  • Dec

    14

    Tuesday

    Seminars

    Public

    An hour of informal presentations and advice on how to go about conducting interdisciplinary research.

  • Dec

    14

    Tuesday

    Awards

    Public

    The event aims to celebrate the variety of research being undertaken at City as well as to provide funding for the winning projects. Our distinguished external panel will judge a range of proposals from across the University.

  • Dec

    15

    Wednesday

    Seminars

    Public

    Jointly organised by the City Collaborative Transport Hub and ITS-UK, this half-day seminar will eaxmine the multi-facted issues raised by the transport needs of London 2012.