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Upcoming events

08 Jun June

Winter Lecture Series 2016

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - Parliament Theatrette, Wellington and University of Otago House, 385 Queen Street, Auckland
Winter Lecture Series 2016

10 Jun June

Scholarly Favourites: Researching in Special Collections

Friday, 10 June 2016 - De Beer Gallery, Special Collections, 1st Floor, Central Library, Information Services Building, University of Otago, Dunedin
A University of Otago exhibition highlighting popular collection items for research in our treasure trove of Special Collections

27 Jul July

System Dynamics: An Introduction - Short Course

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - Seminar Room, Centre for Sustainability, 563 Castle Street, University of Otago
Learn about System Dynamics and how to apply it in a range of different domains.


Bioethics Seminar: The ethics of ‘Big(ish) Data’: a case study using a novel method of data extraction from General Practice electronic patient records

Monday, 1 August 2016 at 1:00pm - Bioethics Seminar Room, Level one, 71 Frederick Street (entry on Frederick Street) Dunedin. Also video linked: To secure the booking for this seminar video link in Christchurch and Wellington, please register your name for attendance: Wellington School of Medicine Room D31 Contact: Videoconferencing University of Otago Wellington  University of Otago Christchurch Room 7.11 Contact: Dean Pester: . Please note: if there is no registration (for northern campuses) by the Thursday prior to the advertised seminar, the booking for that campus venue will be terminated. Dunedin attendees do not need to register.

The use of health sector ‘Big data’ heightens existing privacy concerns, and also produces new themes for ethical discussion and debate.


Job as a Contested Classic

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 at 5:15pm - Archway 2 Lecture Theatre
Thomas Burns Memorial Lecture Series 2016

04 Aug August

Seminar | Drivers of Urban Change – Wellington Region

Thursday, 4 August 2016 at 12:00pm - Adam Auditorium, ground floor, City Gallery, Civic Square, 101 Wakefield St, Wellington
A public seminar hosted by New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities. Speakers: Arthur Grimes, Mayor Ray Wallace, Philippa Howden-Chapman


Job in Modern Literature

Thursday, 4 August 2016 at 5:15pm - Archway 2 Lecture Theatre
Thomas Burns Memorial Lecture Series


Conscience in Equity: a new Utopia

Thursday, 4 August 2016 at 5:30pm - Moot Court, Level 10 Richardson Building
Hear from 2016 NZ Law Foundation Distinguished Visiting Fellow Professor Graham Virgo