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Exhibition - Material Legacies

Material Legacies brings together a collection of works that encapsulate the essence of three people’s lives. It explores how making can create meaningful encounters with the dead. The stories are told through their physical engagement with materials and their collaborations with creative practitioners.

The Stephen Lawrence Gallery, 10 Stockwell St, London SE10 9BD

Literature and Drama Research Seminar

Professor John Williams' seminar on ‘Between inventive combination and confused parody the Post-Modernist sails’ (Charles Jencks), Shelley’s Post-Modernist response to Wordsworth’s Modernity in Peter Bell, a Tale in Verse.

Staff, students and members of the public are all welcome, refreshments provided.

Venue - Kent Hall in King William Court

WERU Seminar; The Future of the Labour Market Post-Brexit

This seminar considers the state of the UK labour market, looking at both the current picture and potential trends towards 2025 in the light of Brexit.

There will be three distinguished speakers to consider these issues – David Freeman (Head of Labour Market and Households at the ONS); Alex Bryson (University College London) and Kevin Doogan (University of Bristol).  

This is an open seminar and all are invited but please can you inform us if you are planning to attend from outside the University of Greenwich by contacting myself, Professor Geoff White, on wg08@gre.ac.uk. 

Venue - Room HH102, Hamilton House, 15 Park Vista, Greenwich, London SE10 9LZ 

Easter Parade - Big Band Charity Concert

The University of Greenwich Big Band Concert this year is in aid of the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and will be held at the Avery Hill Mansion Site.

The theme for the concert is 'The Easter Parade - Irving Berlin and Cole Porter - Music Made in America'. 

Admission is free but by ticket only.  Tickets will be issued on a first come, first served basis and can be reserved by emailing bigband@gre.ac.uk

Click here for further information about the concert or contact Dr. Fred Parrett on 020 8460 2116.

Admission is free but there will be a collection on the day for the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice. 

Norbert Singer Lecture Theatre, University of Greenwich, Mansion Site, Avery Hill Campus, SE9 2PQ.

 

Miscarriages of Justice Symposium

The Innocence Project London - a pro bono scheme with the purpose of conducting thorough investigations into alleged wrongful convictions - will be presenting their work to their peers and members of the Law School and Law Forum, along with guest speakers from Amicus and JENGbA (Joint Enterprise: Not Guilty by Association). 

The Innocence Project London is based at the School of Law in the University of Greenwich and aspires to promote awareness and a greater understanding of miscarriages of justice.  You can book tickets here.

Venue - Queen Anne 080 


Human & ecosystem health: The case of Malaysia's mysterious malaria

Presented by Dr Frances Hawkes, National Resources Institute

In this lecture, Dr Frances Hawkes tracks the emergence of a new species of malaria parasite that has jumped from monkeys to humans, via tiny forest-dwelling mosquitoes.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university’s Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge.

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk

Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre Lecture: Dr Michael Kumhof

Dr Michael Kumhof, Bank of England

Income Distribution and Stability

Queen Anne Court Room QA080, Greenwich Campus.

RSVP. For the details of the programme and papers, please visit here

3D printing of Patient Specific Healthcare

Presented by Professor Dennis Douroumis, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Environmental Sciences

The lecture will present the current trends and advances including bioprinting of tissues and organs, customised implants and models for surgical operations and finally printing of pharmaceutical dosage forms (e.g. tablets, pills) for personalised patient needs.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university’s Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge.

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk 

 

The Second Medway Engineering Conference on Systems: Efficiency, Sustainability and Modelling

The conference will promote the work undertaken within Systems engineering. Presentations will cover a range of subject areas within this discipline, along with Posters to promote the work of both staff and students. 

For more details on the conference, please visit 

If you have any questions please contact the conference organiser Dr Marianna Ercolino M.Ercolino@greenwich.ac.uk or call ext 3186

Venue - The Ward Room, Pembroke Building, Medway Campus

Keeping soldiers safe in the line of duty.

Presented by Dr Michael Okereke, Engineering 

This talk focuses on computational studies undertaken to inform design of prototype parts for development of next-generation blastresistant underbody protection for military vehicles.

Venue: Ward Room, Pembroke Building on the university’s Medway Campus at Chatham Maritime.

As the lectures are likely to be very popular, admission will be by registration only. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures are free of charge.

To register for a lecture or for further information, please contact:
Telephone: 020 8331 9800
E-mail: FES-public-lectures@gre.ac.uk