Research Events

Here are the latest research events from around the University. This page is updated on a regular basis.

British Science Festival events

The University has organised several events as part of the British Science Festival 2014. Click on an event for more information and to book your place.

6 September
Jewellery Design and Manufacturing Workshop, School of Jewellery
40 Years of Star Wars: Changes in Film Technology, University of Birmingham

10 September
Birmingham: The Smarter, Greener, Science City
, Millennium Point

11 September
Zero Carbon House Birmingham: Sun, Light and Material
, Parkside Campus

Art and Design

Thursday 11 & Friday 12 September: Zero Carbon Buildings Today and in the Future 2014, Parkside Building, City Centre Campus. Includes a technical visit to the Birmingham Zero Carbon House on 13 September.


The research seminar series has concluded for this academic year. Check the School of English pages for information on upcoming events.

bcuBusiness, Law and Social Sciences

Email Louise Brand if you’re interested in attending research events in BLSS. Research staff and students from all faculties are welcome.

23 October: Cyberbullying in Post-16 contexts, 16.30-17.30, Attwood Building, City North Campus


4-7 September: Jazz Beyond Borders Conference (part of the Rhythm Changes Project). Amsterdam.

18-19 September: Creative Citizens Conference, Royal College of Art, London.

More information and the latest events from the Birmingham Centre for Media and Culture Research are also posted on their eventbrite page.

Computing, Engineering and Built Environment

Email Ian McDonald if you are interested in attending CEBE’s research events. Research staff and students from all faculties are welcome.

More events to be confirmed – venues and times may be subject to change. All changes will be communicated on Twitter @myBCUResearch