Wellington events

Date/Time Event
Thu 20 April - Wed 31 May
All Day
Antarctica: from geology to human history: take a virtual field trip to Antarctica More information
Fri 26 May
12:15 - 13:00
*NEW* Regulation of inflammation by hookworms and their secreted products. A seminar by Paul Giacomin at Seminar Room, Malaghan Institute, VUW
Fri 26 May
12:30 - 13:30
2017 Budget. A panel discussion with Arthur Grimes, Lisa Marriott, Patrick Nolan, and Bill Rosenberg at Lecture Theatre Three (GBLT3), Old Government Buildings, VUW More information
Fri 26 May
12:30 - 13:15
*NEW* Our deadly nitrogen addiction. A seminar by Mike Joy at Small Lecture Theatre, Uni of Otago, Wellington More information
Fri 26 May
17:30 - 18:30
The New Zealand Project. A talk by Max Harris at Caroline, 1 Manners Street, Wellington More information
Fri 26 May
17:45
Confucian perspectives on modern medicine and contemporary Chinese politics. A seminar by Ole Döring at Connolly Hall, Guildford Terrace More information
Fri 26 May
19:30
Planet Earth: Hundreds of millions of years in the future. A documentary screening and TPAS meeting at Phoenix Society Clubrooms
Mon 29 May
15:30 - 16:30
*NEW* Bayesian statistics in infinite-dimensions. A seminar by William Yoo at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Tue 30 May
12:00 - 13:30
*NEW* Literary biography of Witi Ihimaera. A seminar by Simone Oettli-van Delden at Stout Research Centre Seminar Room, VUW More information
Tue 30 May
12:30 - 14:00
*NEW* Cyclones, deforestation, and production of food crops in Vietnam. A seminar by Tam Vu at Level 12 Boardroom, Rutherford House, VUW
Tue 30 May
18:00 - 19:00
Biodiversity: snakes and ladders through geological time. A seminar by James Crampton at Hunter Council Chambers, Level 2, Hunter Building, VUW More information
Tue 30 May
18:00 - 20:00
Ethics and robotics. A VUW Continuing Education short course presented by Michael Hemmingsen for six weeks at Victoria University of Wellington More information
Tue 30 May
19:00
Searching for exoplanets. A talk by Roland Idaczyk at Space Place, Carter Observatory, 40 Salamanca Rd, Kelburn More information
Wed 31 May
12:00 - 13:00
*NEW* Wages, wellbeing & location. A seminar by Arthur Grimes and Philip Morrison at Adam Auditorium, City Gallery, Civic Square More information
Wed 31 May
12:30 - 13:30
Elegant ships & sulphurous emissions: the air pollution challenge facing the cruise industry. A seminar by Bevan Marten at RH1113 Meeting Room, Rutherford House, 23 Lambton Quay, VUW
Thu 1 June
13:00 - 14:00
*NEW* Response-selective sampling design and regression analysis. A seminar by Yuan Yao at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Thu 1 June
18:00 - 19:00
*UPDATED* New Zealand’s Antarctic contribution to the International Geophysical Year (1957-58). A presentation by Fred Davey at CO304, Cotton Building, VUW
Fri 2 June
13:00 - 14:00
*NEW* Statistical analysis in large high-dimensional data with network structure. A seminar by Sandipan Roy at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Tue 6 June
19:30
Cleaning up space junk with lasers. A live streaming talk with Ben Greene More information
Wed 7 June
11:00 - 12:00
*NEW* Math Honours projects. Talks by Josiah Jacobsen-Grocott, Alex Simpson and Maor Ben-Shahar at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Wed 7 June
12:15 - 13:15
The Maori war effort at home and abroad 1917. A talk by Monty Soutar at Te Ahumairangi (ground floor), National Library, corner Molesworth and Aitken Streets More information
Wed 7 June
12:30 - 13:30
*NEW* Metropolitan wine regions: terroir or tourism? A seminar by John Overton at Level 12 Boardroom, Rutherford House, VUW
Fri 9 June
12:15
What's next for WordVec? A meetup with Tim McNamara at Creative HQ, Level 1, 7 Dixon St More information
Tue 13 June
17:30 - 19:00
Let’s talk rockets! An informal discussion at Southern Cross Hotel More information
Wed 14 June
10:00 - 11:00
Making sense out of IoT non-sense. A seminar by Winston Seah at Cotton Club, Cotton 350, VUW More information
Thu 15 June
18:00
*POSTPONED* Going up or going down? The Hutt Valley in a big earthquake. A seminar by Russ Van Dissen at War Memorial Library, Corner Queens Drive and Woburn Rd, Lower Hutt More information
Mon 19 June
All Day
Evidence to Action. A conference at Rydges Hotel More information
Mon 19 June
12:00 - 13:30
Global experiences on managing disaster risk: rethinking NZ's policy approach. A seminar by Elizabeth Longworth at Te Whare Aparangi, Royal Society of New Zealand More information
Mon 19 June
18:00 - 19:00
*NEW* Mental travels in space and time. A lecture by Michael Corballis at Soundings Theatre, Te Papa More information
Wed 21 June
9:00 - 19:00
Beyond the usual suspects: NZ science at large. A conference at Te Whare Aparangi, Royal Society of New Zealand More information

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