Wellington events

Date/Time Event
Sat 23 September
10:30
Walk for dementia at Zealandia More information
Sat 23 September
13:00
Telescope training session at Observatory, 51 Ahiaruhe Road, Carterton
Sat 23 September
17:00
Tales of the Spring equinox. A TPAS meeting at Phoenix Society Clubrooms
Sat 23 September
19:30
WAS Astrophotography group and Dark sky observing at Brooklyn wind-turbine carpark
Mon 25 September
17:30
Antibiotic resistance. A talk by Siouxsie Wiles, chaired by Veronika Meduna at Royal Society of New Zealand More information
Tue 26 September - Fri 29 September
All Day
Australian research management society conference at Te Papa More information
Tue 26 September
13:00 - 14:15
Academic freedom: what it is, what it isn't and how it affects research contracting. A seminar by Simon Johnson at AM101, Alan MacDiarmid Building, VUW More information
Tue 26 September
14:00 - 15:30
British newspaper archive. A workshop at Wainuiomata Library, Queen Street, Wainuiomata, Lower Hutt,
Tue 26 September
18:30
Regenerating Wellington's creative capital. A talk by Justin Lester at Connolly Hall, Guildford Terrace More information
Tue 26 September
19:00
Exploring ice worlds. A seminar by David Maclennan at Space Place, Carter Observatory, 40 Salamanca Rd, Kelburn More information
Wed 27 September
11:00 - 17:00
Philosophical approaches to mental health and mental disorder. A workshop at M108, Murphy Building, VUW
Wed 27 September
12:00 - 13:00
*RESCHEDULED* Urban planning informed by kaupapa Māori principles. A seminar by Shaun Awatere and Keriata Stuart at Adam Auditorium, City Gallery, Civic Square More information
Wed 27 September
13:00 - 14:00
Market gardening in Lower Hutt. A local history talk with Clark Stiles at Naenae Library, Hillary Ct, Naenae, Lower Hutt
Wed 27 September
18:00 - 19:00
When ‘can do’ crosses ‘should do’: human gene editing? A seminar by Josephine Johnston at Aronui Lecture Theatre, Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull St, Thorndon More information
Wed 27 September
19:00
Predator Free New Zealand: how practical is this goal and how might we go about achieving it? A talk by Kevin Hackwell at Aro Valley Community Centre
Thu 28 September
16:00 - 17:00
Chemical constraints on gas pathways during rhyolitic hybrid activity at Chaitén and Cordón Caulle, Chile. A seminar by Rebecca Paisley at CO304, Cotton Building, VUW
Thu 28 September
16:10 - 17:00
Combining statistics and data science: reducing the time to insight for New Zealand’s most challenging questions. A seminar by Kylie Reiri at Alan MacDiarmid Building 102, VUW More information
Thu 28 September
18:00 - 19:00
Editing them out: the end for pests? A panel with Josephine Johnston, Andrea Byrom, Kevin Hackwell, Jan Hania and chaired by Kim Hill at Riley Centre, Wellington High School, 249 Taranaki St, Mount Cook More information
Thu 28 September
18:00 - 19:30
Mapping ‘ocean weather’ with ocean robots. A Cafe Scientifique with Joanne O'Callaghan at Wholly Bagels, Knights Road, Lower Hutt
Fri 29 September
10:00 - 12:00
From battlefield to recuperation: a soldier’s story. A seminar by Trevor Rowntree at War Memorial Library, Corner Queens Drive and Woburn Rd, Lower Hutt
Fri 29 September
12:30 - 13:30
Post-election forum at Lecture Theatre One (GBLT1), Old Government Buildings, VUW More information
Fri 29 September
16:00 - 17:00
Managing the Antarctic environment: a progress report. A seminar by Neil Gilbert at CO304, Cotton Building, VUW
Fri 29 September
16:00 - 17:00
The Wellington Language in the Workplace Project turns twenty-one. A seminar by Bernadette Vine at M101, Murphy Building, VUW More information
Sat 30 September
11:00 - 14:00
Emergency services. An expo at Te Papa forecourt and Amphitheatre, and Wellington waterfront More information
Sat 30 September
19:00
WAS observing evening at Tawa College
Mon 2 October
15:10 - 16:00
Distributed processing. A seminar by Thomas Sherson at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Mon 2 October
17:30 - 19:30
Stories from e-Tangata. A discussion with Tapu Misa, Māmari Stephens, Gary Wilson, Nadine Millar and Morgan Godfery at Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets More information
Wed 4 October
17:15 - 18:30
Theo Schoon and the case of the Pink Venus De Milo. A seminar by Damian Skinner at Maclaurin Lecture Theatre (MCLT) 102, VUW More information
Thu 5 October
17:30 - 19:30
Territorial disputes' related civic activism in Japan and Korea. A film screening at Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets More information
Fri 6 October
12:30 - 13:30
Stepping stones to Paris and beyond: climate change, progress and predictability. A talk by Jan Wright at Lecture Theatre One (GBLT1), Old Government Buildings, VUW
Sat 7 October
All Day
Beyond blame: Christianity and the future of creation. A conference at The St John’s Centre, Corner of Willis and Dixon Streets More information
Sat 7 October
9:00
Saline wetlands, eastern Wairarapa. A field trip at Junction of Te Whiti and Admiral Roads, Gladstone More information
Sat 7 October
18:00 - 19:30
Laudato Si: A please from Pope Francis to protect humanity's common home. A lecture by Jonathan Boston at The St John’s Centre, Corner of Willis and Dixon Streets More information
Wed 11 October
16:10 - 17:30
'All the history that did not happen': Allen Curnow's critical nationalism. A seminar by John Newton at Stout Research Centre Seminar Room, VUW More information
Thu 12 October
12:10 - 13:10
AI, big data and ethics: implications for a free society. A seminar by Steve McKinlay at Te Whare Aparangi, Royal Society of New Zealand More information
Sat 14 October
9:15 - 11:15
Remembering Passchendaele. A steam train excursion at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Sat 14 October
12:15 - 14:15
Remembering Passchendaele. A steam train excursion at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Sat 14 October
15:15 - 17:15
Passchendaele journey. A performance at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Sun 15 October
9:15 - 11:15
Remembering Passchendaele. A steam train excursion at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Sun 15 October
12:15 - 14:15
Passchendaele journey. A performance at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Sun 15 October
15:15 - 16:15
One-way to Paekakariki. The Passchendaele train at Platform 9, Wellington Station More information
Mon 16 October
19:30
Student and grant recipient reports. A BotSoc meeting with Nathaniel Walker and Stacey Bryan at M101, Murphy Building, VUW More information

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