The University of Newcastle, Australia

What's on this week

Idea Spark Workshop

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Idea Spark Workshop: Design Thinking

This Design Thinking Workshop will provide you with a framework to develop ideas for solutions that you can submit into the new Idea Spark Competition stage of the Grand Challenge.

RA GAP

Event • 12 Aug 2020 from 10:30am - 13 Aug 2020 until 12:00pm

Grant Accelerator Program: Engagement and Impact

Explore a range of ways to promote your research impact.

Upcoming events

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Event • 25 Aug 2020 from 5:15pm - 28 Jul 2020 until 6:30pm

Better Healthier Living - Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Join Professor Frances Kay-Lambkin as she examines the impact bushfires, drought and COVID-19 have had on our mental health and how we build resilience as a community to withstand growing and continual challenge.

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Event • 27 Aug 2020 at 4:00pm

Online symposium - Young people, cultural practice and well-being

Join this online symposium where a series of panellists will discuss young people, cultural practice and well-being.

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Event • 31 Aug 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Innovation with Industry: Intellectual Property 101

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

Build an all-star team

Event • 31 Aug 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: Build an All-Star Team

Take advantage of this professional development opportunity where you will learn new skills, meet new people, and get a competitive edge - not just for the Grand Challenge but for your employability prospects too!

Phoebe Breckell

Event • 2 Sep 2020 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Phoebe Breckell (Happy Skincare)

Join us for Startup Stories and learn how Phoebe and her team are innovating skin care with some of Australia’s most powerful and effective ingredients.

Grand Challenge AMA NBN

Event • 2 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Grand Challenge: Ask Me Anything with Nothing But Nets

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.

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Event • 3 Sep 2020 from 12:30pm - 1:00pm

HPREP: Economic Evaluation

This health specific information session will focus on Economic Evaluation.

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Event • 7 Sep 2020 from 11:00am - 12:30pm

EMCR Connect and Empower: Make Wellness part of your everyday

Join us to learn how to make wellness part of your everyday and ideas on how to develop and improve your wellness plan.

Build an all star team

Event • 7 Sep 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: Create Real-World Value

Having a great idea is one thing, but do you know if your solution is really providing the biggest value to end-users, beneficiaries, or customers so it can have the greatest impact?

2019 winners

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

Grand Challenge: Ask Me Anything with 2019 Grand Challenge Winners

At this Ask Me Anything you'll have the opportunity to pick the brains of some of the teams that successfully secured funding in the 2019 Grand Challenge to help you develop and refine a potential solution for submission to the Grand Challenge.

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.

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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.

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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.