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Events in Science

April 2017

26 - 28 April 2017

A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

27 April 2017

How do authorities and forensic laboratories deal with a growing, borderless illicit drug market that seems to stay one step ahead of the law? Two forensic scientists explain how their research in rapid drug detention and forensic intelligence is helping to deal with illicit drug crimes in Australia.

May 2017

24 - 26 May 2017

 Facilitating the growth and development of the field of gene and cell therapy in Australasia.

June 2017

14 - 16 June 2017

A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

August 2017

15 August 2017

Can parasitic worms help to stop MS? Will Australian medicinal honey be the solution to antibiotic resistance? Two UTS scientists explain how their innovative research will significantly advance medical research and our public health.

16 August 2017

What solutions are there to solve some of the problems a growing population will bring? In this talk, two UTS Scientists explain how algae will power renewable energies and innovative biotechnology products for the future.

September 2017

13 - 15 September 2017

A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

November 2017

8 - 10 November 2017

A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

23 November 2017

Past events

February 2017

27 February 2017

An opportunity to familiarise yourself with your classes, classmates, teaching staff as well as learn about the support and services offered by the University. 

22 - 24 February 2017

A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

January 2017

5 January 2017

Your chance to speak to UTS academics and current students before change of preferences for the main round of offers close.

December 2016

17 December 2016

Come along to the Science session to learn about pathways into UTS Science. 

November 2016

30 November - 4 December 2016

The symposium sets out to review the research and development activities in the arena of renewable energy and focus on the creation of technology networks and technical road maps that will serve as foundations for the development of renewable energy technologies.

21 - 22 November 2016

This annual conference promotes advancements in healthcare through research and education, and by building bridges between basic science, the clinic and delivery of care.

17 November 2016

This year’s Research Day provides an opportunity for the Research Teams within the Faculty of Science to give an update on their progress and to discuss the potential impact of the research. 

9 November 2016

We’d love for you to take a look at our new building and reconnect with the UTS:Science staff and alumni community at our upcoming UTS:Science Reconnect event on Wednesday 9 November, between 6-8pm.

9 - 11 November 2016

The aims of this module are to consider the principles and choices of appropriate site remediation strategies, and where required, developing a remediation action plan (RAP). New developments in sustainable remediation practices will be discussed.

October 2016

31 October 2016

The 25th NSW Stem Cell Network will explore applications of stem cells in neurological impairment, focusing on spinal cord damage. Australian and international researchers will discuss key biological aspects of neurological injuries, as well as clinical trials and novel engineering research in the field.

11 October 2016

This workshop is designed specifically for UTS Science students who wish to undertake an internship whilst studying at UTS. It is also beneficial to other Science and Maths students who’d like to improve their professional skills and to enhance their employability.

11 October 2016

This workshop is designed specifically for UTS Science students who wish to undertake an internship whilst studying at UTS. It is also beneficial to other Science and Maths students who’d like to improve their professional skills and to enhance their employability.

7 October 2016

Get ahead by gaining both management and advanced scientific skills with a UTS Science postgraduate qualification.

5 October 2016

A posters and pizza information session to meet potential supervisors and learn about research projects in the School of Life Sciences.

September 2016

14 September 2016

This free public lecture features world-renowned Professor Reggie Edgerton whose astonishing discoveries in regenerative medicine are enabling unprecedented breakthroughs in recovery for patients with brain and spinal cord injury.

14 - 16 September 2016

This module examines the concepts underlying environmental risk assessment (ERA) methods in site assessment and the application of ERA in site evaluation, remediation and management.

7 September 2016

Dr Justin Coulson on what a healthy digital diet looks like for your child.

6 September 2016

This is an invitation only event and is not open to the public. This information is for invitees only.

5 September 2016

This is an invitation only event and not open to the public. Information for invitees. 

August 2016

27 August 2016
18 August 2016

This panel brings together world leading theorists, artists of different persuasions and design thinkers to engage the big question – if science can only do so much – what kind of help can the arts bring now, and consequently what new kinds of practitioners do we need to train and evolve?

18 August 2016

Is the success of women in the sciences enabling a new generation of girls to aspire ever higher?

16 - 28 August 2016

The UTS Micro CSi is a mobile laboratory in a custom-fitted shipping container that enables scientists to do specialised research on the microscopic planktonic organisms. During National Science Week the container with its distinctive decorated exterior, will be at the Australian National Maritime Museum and UTS Climate Change Cluster (C3) scientists and oceanographers will give presentations on their diverse research and run activities so that visitors can get up close to the tiny organisms that are vital for a healthy planet.

15 August 2016

We’re kicking off National Science Week with a lunchtime event celebrating women in science at UTS.

2 August - 23 September 2016

Over Many Horizons is an interactive, experiential exhibition that investigates the mesh of environmental, social and cultural ecologies that form our worlds, asking how might we re-imagine our place and actions within those networks as ‘refuturing’.

July 2016

28 July 2016

UTS Faculty of Science is holding its annual 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition.

May 2016

31 May 2016

As part of Vivid Ideas 2016, UTS will host a talk with Australia's leading industry, government and university representatives, designed to challenge and spark vibrant discussion around new ideas and embracing technological and business innovation. 

April 2016

20 April 2016

The Medical device technology and regenerative medicine workshop is for those working on infrastructure aspects of medical technologies for reconstructive and regenerative therapies.

19 April 2016

This seminar is for everyone who are interested in biomaterials science as Professor Williams will explain the hugely topical field of biomaterials science.

March 2016

15 March 2016

An opportunity to familiarise yourself with your classes, classmates, teaching staff as well as learn about the support and services offered by the University. 

15 - 28 March 2016

Enter the UTS Science Instagram Competition for your chance to win a GoPro!

January 2016

24 January 2016

The pollination of Christmas Bells near Port Macquarie and the role played by floral nectar.

November 2015

26 - 27 November 2015

The first C3 colloquium will discuss the latest research in the area of phytoplankton genetics. The program covers the genetics of marine phytoplankton, including diatoms, dinoflagellates, haptophytes and other protist groups.

October 2015

September 2015

26 September 2015
15 September 2015

UTS Science and UTS Careers Service is holding its inaugural Careers Forum.

August 2015

29 August 2015

Primarily for students looking to undertake undergraduate study, the event is an informative and interactive day. As the name implies, the campus will be open to everyone keen to come along.

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

28 May 2015

New research in human decay is helping identify the dead, catch killers and reunite families with lost loved ones. Discover how at this free lecture featuring two world-leading forensic scientists.

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

19 - 23 January 2015

UTS: Science is offering an exciting new professional learning program to eligible science teachers from selected schools.

November 2014

October 2014

7 October - 11 December 2014

UTS: Science is offering an exciting new professional learning program to eligible science teachers from selected schools.

September 2014

30 September 2014

The Physics and Nanotechnology Careers Forum is an opportunity to hear from current and past UTS students who are now working in the industry.

August 2014

25 August 2014

The School of Chemical and Physical Sciences at Flinders University and the Centre for Forensic Science at the University of Technology, Sydney are seeking two high-achieving chemistry or forensic science graduates to take up PhD studies in a multi-institutional research program relating to the forensic examination of gunshot residues.

7 August 2014

The School of the Environment in conjunction with the UTS Careers Service is holding its annual Careers Forum. Students can gather information about the different types of careers that exist for UTS Science students and graduates, as well as the opportunity to network with different employers and environmental science graduates.

July 2014

24 - 25 July 2014

UTS Science is hosting the 4th Annual Forensic Science Research Student Conference. 

10 - 11 July 2014

This meeting will showcase nanotechnology research by early career researchers and graduate students with focus sessions on optics and photonics, catalysis, nanobiotechnology and advanced materials.

June 2014

7 June 2014

Think Inc. and UTS Science presents the co-creator of string field theory, one of the world's most renowned theoretical physicists, professor and author, Dr Michio Kaku.

May 2014

April 2014

28 April - 8 May 2014
UTS environmental scientist Professor Derek Eamus explains the latest developments in Groundwater-dependent ecosystems research as part of the NCGRT 2014 Distinguished Lecturer Series.
9 - 11 April 2014

This module addresses the purposes and drivers of the stages of effective site assessment and considers the importance of appropriate sampling design and acquisition of quality data.

March 2014

5 March 2014

This seminar explores how exciting new technical and conceptual developments are beginning to alter long-held views as to the true nature and magnitude by which marine primary productivity varies, and thus offers our best means to monitor present day as well as enable accurate future predictions of our oceans’ health.

February 2014

12 - 14 February 2014

This three-day short course, the first in a series of six, provides an overview of national and international contaminated site management concerns.

11 February 2014 - 13 February 2015