The University of Newcastle, Australia

What's on this week

Spotify logo and earphones

Event • 9 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 23 Sep 2020 until 6:00pm

How To Release Music: Short Course

This 3-week course is designed to help artists navigate the various promotional strategies, release platforms and revenue streams.

Sustainable impact

Event • 14 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: Create Sustainable Impact

Take advantage of this professional development opportunity where you will learn how to utilise the 'lean startup' process and why the Business Model Canvas or the Mission Model Canvas is key to sustainable impact.

IWI Image

Event • 16 Sep 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Innovation with Industry: Preparing for Industry / End-user Meetings

Join us for this three part series, providing information and practical advice for engaging with Industry and/or end-users.

Ask me anything with Dr Cameron Webb

Event • 17 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Grand Challenge: Ask Me Anything with Dr Cameron Webb (NSW Health)

At this Ask Me Anything you'll have the opportunity to pick the brains of people at the forefront of mosquito interventions to help you develop and refine a potential solution for submission to the Grand Challenge.

Upcoming events

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Event • 22 Sep 2020 from 5:15pm - 6:30pm

Climate Change In Challenging Times

Join revolutionary Professor Paul Dastoor as he explores how the current COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of the global environment and the urgent role that scientific research and technology development must play in building a sustainable future.

Spotify logo and earphones

Event • 9 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 23 Sep 2020 until 6:00pm

How To Release Music: Short Course

This 3-week course is designed to help artists navigate the various promotional strategies, release platforms and revenue streams.

RA GAP

Event • 22 Sep 2020 from 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Grant Accelerator Program: Writing ROPE Statements

This session will provide top tips for writing successful Research Opportunity and Performance Evidence (ROPE) statements for Australian Research Council grant applications.

RA GAP

Event • 23 Sep 2020 from 11:00am - 12:30pm

Grant Accelerator Program: NHMRC Clinical Trials & Cohort Studies

This will be a facilitated discussion on the NHMRC Clinical Trials and Cohort Studies scheme and provide the opportunity for Q&A and advice.

Big Picture Fest logo

Event • 23 Sep 2020 from 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The Big Picture Fest Masterclass: Creating art for purpose

As part of the University of Newcastle’s partnership with The Big Picture Fest we are excited to announce our upcoming masterclass, Creating Art for Purpose.

IWI Image

Event • 13 Oct 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Innovation with Industry: Common Research Agreements

Join us for the final instalment of this three part series, providing information and practical advice for engaging with Industry and/or end-users.

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Event • 15 Oct 2020 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm

EMCR Connect and Empower: Wellness Plan Check-in

Continue the development of your wellness plan, also the exchange of ideas and the opportunity to ask questions.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 11:30am - 1:00pm

Plan, Archive and Publish your Data - Data Management Dashboard Launch

Join this session to learn how to develop a Data Management Plan; create a data record in compliance with the Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research; and publish your data to meet your funding or publishing requirements.

Pitching workshop

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: How to Pitch an Idea

At this workshop you'll learn the three elements of communication, how to build a compelling pitch and how to overcome nerves.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Know your Rights – Copyright, Creative Commons and Open Access

Find out how to identify publishers that let you retain your author rights; apply Creative Commons licences to your work; or negotiate your rights using an author addendum to the standard publishing agreement.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 21 Oct 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Open Access Health Check – How Green is Your Research?

An introduction to online tools for finding open access research; analysing your open access citation patterns; and looking at your open access footprint.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 22 Oct 2020 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Increase the impact of your research by becoming a Wikipedia editor

Find out how you can increase the impact of your research by linking your peer reviewed open access papers to Wikipedia entries in your field.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 22 Oct 2020 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Which Open Access Journal?

Learn how to identify credible, relevant and high impact open access journals to publish in.