Upcoming Events

HunterNet Defence Forum

When: Tuesday 12 August 2014
8:00am to 9.30am
Where: Hunter Trade and Investment Centre, Level 3, 251 Wharf Road, Newcastle
RSVP: To Ian Dick

Defence Research Showcase

When: Thursday 28 August 2014
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Where: Hunter Trade and Investment Centre, Level 3, 251 Wharf Road, Newcastle
Eventbrite - University of Newcastle Defence Research Cluster: Research Showcase

Land Forces 2014

When: Monday 22 September to Wednesday 24 September 2014
Where: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Corner of Merivale & Glenelg Street, South Bank, Queensland.
Register: Via the Land Forces 2014 website
About: The University of Newcastle will be exhibiting at Land Forces 2014. There are also a number of conferences being held in conjunction with the Land Forces 2014 Exposition.

Short Course: Embedded Wireless & Communication Networks for Manufacturing and Automation

When: Tuesday 30 September to Thursday 2 October 2014
Where: The University of Newcastle, Callaghan Campus
Lectures: Engineering A (EA) Building; Laboratories: Engineering E (EE) building.
Course Fee: $1,500 + GST. The Course fee includes electronic copy of presentations notes/slides and laboratory handouts, tea/coffee and light lunches.
Capacity: Strictly limited to a maximum of 20 registered participants
Register: Via UON Online Shop
More Information and Course Overview: Download the PDF flier (PDF 341 KB)

3rd International Conference on Protective Structures (ICPS3)

When: Tuesday 3 to Thursday 6 February 2015
Where: Crowne Plaza, Newcastle
Register: Registration is via the conference website.
Call for papers: The deadline for submission of abstracts is 1 July 2014. Abstracts should be submitted via email to The one A4 page submission should contain paper title, authors and their affiliations, corresponding author, presenting author, and abstract.

Please check back to this page for upcoming events dates and details or contact the Research Development team for more information.