• Controlling and understanding reflection and transmission 18 January 2016, 4.00 PM - 18 January 2016, 5.00 PM Professor Thomas Philbin (University of Exeter) Mott Lecture Theatre
  • Optical binding: building and driving machines with light 1 February 2016, 4.00 PM - 1 February 2016, 5.00 PM Dr Simon Hanna (Physics, Bristol) Mott Lecture Theatre
  • Inaugural Balazs Gyorffy Memorial Colloquium: Spintronic and Ionitronic Computing Technologies 15 February 2016, 4.00 PM - 15 February 2016, 5.00 PM Professor Stuart Parkin (Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Halle and IBM Research – Almaden, California) Mott Lecture Theatre
  • Forensically understanding Fukushima – The story nearly 5 years on 29 February 2016, 4.00 PM - 29 February 2016, 5.00 PM Dr Tom Scott (Physics, Bristol) Mott Lecture Theatre
  • The Universe in a Bacterial Colony - An Introduction to Bacteria as Active Matter 25 January 2016, 4.00 PM - 25 January 2016, 5.00 PM Professor Wilson Poon (Edinburgh) Mott Lecture Theatre
  • An invitation to help shape Sphere's research 30 January 2016, 4.00 PM - 30 January 2016, 6.30 PM @Bristol, Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB
  • SPHERE Seminar: Making sense of the household 1 December 2016, 11.00 AM - 1 December 2016, 12.00 PM Dr Kristrún Gunnarsdóttir, CRESS Research Fellow and Dr Jie Jiang, University of Surrey Room 0.3, Merchant Ventures Building, Woodland Road, Clifton, Bristol.
  • Security and Privacy Challenges on IoT and Smart Cities 12 February 2016, 11.00 AM - 12 February 2016, 12.00 PM Antonio Skarmeta (Univeristy of Murcia) 0.3 Merchant Ventures Building
  • Extracting Information from Inertial Measurements 18 February 2016, 11.00 AM - 18 February 2016, 11.00 AM Gustaf Skarmeta (Linkoping University) 0.3 Merchant Ventures Building
  • Beyond activity recognition: automated skill assessment from accelerometer data 3 March 2016, 11.00 AM - 3 March 2016, 12.00 PM Aftab Khan (Toshiba) 0.3 Merchant Ventures Building
  • The Inside Track.. Keeping the UK's Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactors Operating: Boiler Spine Recovery at Heysham 1 and Hartlepool 26 January 2016, 1.00 PM - 26 January 2016, 2.00 PM James Wenham. Programme Manager. EDF Energy. 1.15 Queen's Building
  • The Inside Track.. Career Options for Research Postgraduates 10 March 2016, 1.00 PM - 10 March 2016, 2.00 PM Gareth Hughes, Faculty Employability Adviser. Dr Rhodri Watkins, Frazer-Nash Consultancy Dr Nima Ameri, Rolls-Royce Simon McIntosh-Smith, University of Bristol 1.11 Merchant Venturers Building
  • The Inside Track.. Product Design Engineering 9 February 2016, 1.00 PM - 9 February 2016, 2.00 PM Sophie Sladen. Consultant Mechanical Engineer. DCA Design International. 1.11A Merchant Venturers Building
  • The Inside Track.. How to present yourself effectively for interviews and assessment centres 4 February 2016, 1.00 PM - 4 February 2016, 2.00 PM Gareth Hughes, Faculty Employability Adviser and Major David Gell, British Army 1.15 Queen's Building
  • The Inside Track.. The Professional Engineering Institutions - why should I join and what's in it for me? 18 February 2016, 1.00 PM - 18 February 2016, 2.00 PM Bill Hadall. Visiting Fellow. 1.15 Queen's Building
  • The Inside Track.. The Dean's International Intern Scholarship Scheme 9 February 2015, 1.00 PM - 9 February 2015, 2.00 PM John McWilliams and Ellen Parkes plus students who have undertaken the scheme in the past. 1.15 Queen's Building
  • The Faculty of Engineering Hackathon 2016 30 January 2016, 11.00 AM - 31 January 2016, 12.00 PM Merchant Venturers Building
  • The Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Research Students 9 February 2016, 1.30 PM - 9 February 2016, 4.30 PM Hugh Kearns - Self-management trainer, researcher and author (Think Well) 35 Berkeley Square, Helen Wodehouse Theatre
  • 8th Annual Natural Systems and Processes Poster Session (NSPPS) 7 March 2016, 2.00 PM - 7 March 2016, 5.00 PM
  • Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics lecture 24 February 2016, 6.00 PM - 24 February 2016, 10.00 PM Dr Dimitris Karamitros, University of Bristol One Great George Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3AA
  • Getting the most from your centre: Focus on Recruitment and Induction 19 April 2016, 10.00 AM - 19 April 2016, 4.30 PM Venue to be confirmed by Feb 15th
  • Getting the most from your centre: Problem solving through Action Learning 16 May 2016, 10.00 AM - 16 May 2016, 4.30 PM Venue to be confirmed Feb 15th
  • Building bridges and changing minds: Insights from climate communication research and practice 10 February 2016, 1.00 PM - 3 February 2016, 2.00 PM Gregor Vulturius (Stockholm Environment Institute) Anson Rooms, Richmond Building
  • The Uncertain Severn 1 March 2016, 7.30 PM - 1 March 2016, 9.00 PM John Morgan, Pru Foster The White Hart - Littleton-on-Severn Bristol, Bristol BS35 1NR
  • The uncertainty of climate change - what we are certain of, what we are not and how we live with it 12 February 2016, 5.00 PM - 12 February 2016, 6.30 PM Prof Rich Pancost 1.18, Queens Building, University of Bristol
  • The uncertainty of climate change - what we are certain of, what we are not and how we live with it 12 February 2016, 5.00 PM - 12 February 2016, 6.30 PM Prof Rich Pancost 1.18, Queens Building, University of Bristol
  • British Hydrological Society Peter Wolf Symposium 2016 26 May 2016, 9.00 AM - 27 May 2016, 7.00 PM University of Bristol and Sheepdrove Organic Farm
  • Interactions of climate variability and change in simulations and observations 17 February 2016, 4.00 PM - 17 February 2016, 5.00 PM Ed Hawkins Coutts Lecture Theatre, Wills Memorial Building
  • Cabot Institute Summer School on risk and uncertainty in natural hazards 2016 11 July 2016, 9.00 AM - 17 July 2016, 4.00 PM Engineers' House, Clifton, Bristol
  • Inaugural lecture - Professor Daniela Schmidt 23 February 2016, 6.15 PM - 23 February 2016, 5.15 PM Professor Daniela Schmidt Reception Room, Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, BS8 1RJ
  • Inaugural lecture - Professor Jonathan Rougier 29 February 2016, 6.15 PM - 29 February 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Jonathan Rougier Reception Room, Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, BS8 1RJ
  • Ice Nucleation Workshop 26 February 2016, 10.00 AM - 26 February 2016, 5.00 PM Nanoscience and Quantum Information Building, University of Bristol
  • The Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO-2): The first year of carbon dioxide measurements from space 26 February 2016, 3.30 PM - 26 February 2016, 4.30 PM Dr Michael Gunson of NASA Peel Lecture Theatre, University Road, University of Bristol, BS8 1SS
  • How to minimise laboratory energy use and environmental impact 29 February 2016, 12.00 PM - 29 February 2016, 4.30 PM Gromit Room, 4th Floor, Richmond Building, 105 Queens Rd, BS8 1LN
  • Inaugural Lecture - Professor Stephen Dugdale 9 March 2016, 6.15 PM - 9 March 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Stephen Dugdale Powell Lecture Theatre, HH Wills Physics Laboratory, Tyndall Avenue, BS8 1TL
  • SPHERE Movement Sensors 9 June 2016, 11.00 AM - 9 June 2016, 12.00 PM Dr Emma Stack, SPHERE Research Fellow from the University of Southampton Room 0.3 Merchant Venturers Building, Woodland Road
  • Robot Wars is back in Bristol! 5 March 2016, 9.00 AM - 5 March 2016, 6.00 PM Merchant Venturers Building
  • Clinical Research & Imaging Centre Research Showcase 2016 29 February 2016, 9.00 AM - 29 February 2016, 5.00 PM Watershed, Bristol
  • Elizabeth Blackwell Institute Roadshows 19 February 2016, 4.00 PM - 1 March 2016, 5.00 PM
  • 9th Annual Natural Systems and Processes Poster Session (NSPPS) 7 March 2016, 2.00 PM - 7 March 2016, 7.00 PM Great Hall, Wills Memorial Building
  • Engineers Without Borders 21 February 2016, 9.00 AM - 21 February 2016, 8.00 PM Queen's Building, BS8 1TR
  • EPSRC BristolBridge Conference 8 April 2016, 9.00 AM - 8 April 2016, 8.00 PM Engineers' House
  • Richmond lecture: 'What We Cannot Know' 9 May 2016, 6.00 PM - 9 May 2016, 7.00 PM Professor Marcus du Sautoy, Mathematical Institute and Author Anson Rooms, Richmond Building, Queens Road, BS8 1LN
  • Digimakers @Bristol 27 February 2016, 10.30 AM - 27 February 2016, 4.30 PM Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB
  • Digimakers @Bristol 11 June 2016, 10.30 AM - 11 June 2016, 4.30 PM Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB
  • 4th IAS Workshop: 'Earth Observation' 21 March 2016, 9.30 AM - 21 March 2016, 12.30 PM Verdon-Smith Room in Royal Fort House
  • Soapbox Science 2016 16 July 2016, 10.00 AM - 16 July 2016, 5.00 PM Women in science Bristol
  • Raspberry Pi with MATLAB and Simulink hands-on workshop 2 March 2016, 2.00 PM - 2 March 2016, 5.00 PM Room 1.08, Merchant Venturers Building, Woodland Road
  • From numerology to number theory: the fascination of numbers 25 February 2016, 6.00 PM - 25 February 2016, 7.00 PM Professor Emmanuel Peyre, University of Grenoble Lecture Theatre 3, School of Chemistry
  • Research without Borders 9 May 2016, 2.30 PM - 9 May 2016, 6.00 PM @-Bristol Science Centre
  • NEW! The Inside Track.. Employability Drop-in Session for Engineering Students 3 March 2016, 1.00 PM - 3 March 2016, 2.00 PM Gareth Hughes, Faculty Employability Adviser, Careers Service. Laura Stafford and Nia Evans, ILO. Booth opposite computer room, upper atrium, Merchant Venturers Building.
  • New CIBSE Guide A:Environmental Design Launch 16 March 2016, 6.00 PM - 16 March 2016, 7.00 PM Derrick Braham (Chair of CIBSE Guide A Steering Group), Mike Holmes (Principle author of Chapter 5), Geoff Levermore (Principle author of Chapter 2). Queens Building, Lecture Theatre LT1.18, University Walk, University of Bristol, BS8 1TR
  • Bristol Futures Forum 5 March 2016, 9.00 AM - 5 March 2016, 5.00 PM Hamilton House
  • SPHERE Seminar- Giles Birchley 10 March 2016, 11.00 AM - 10 March 2016, 12.00 PM Giles Birchley, University of Bristol 0.3 Merchant Venturers Building, Woodland Road, Clifton
  • Professor Stephen Dugdale - inaugural lecture 9 March 2016, 6.15 PM - 9 March 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Stephen Dugdale Powell Lecture Theatre, HH Wills Physics Laboratory, Tyndall Avenue, BS8 1TL
  • Academic Staff Development symposium: ‘Going Public’ 13 April 2016, 9.00 AM - 13 April 2016, 5.00 PM
  • Ninth IABSE Future of Design Conference 8 April 2016, 8.30 AM - 16 March 2016, 6.30 PM Laurent Ney, Tim Ibell, David Wakefield, Steve Denton Queens Building, University Walk, University of Bristol
  • Birth and future of multiscale modeling of macromolecules 6 April 2016, 3.00 PM - 6 April 2016, 4.00 PM Professor Michael Levitt FRS, Nobel Laureate, Stanford University. Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queen's Building, University Walk, BS8 1TR
  • Birth and future of multiscale modelling of macromolecules 6 April 2016, 3.00 PM - 6 April 2016, 4.00 PM Professor Michael Levitt FRS, Nobel Laureate, Stanford University Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queen's Building, University Walk, BS8 1TR
  • Inaugural lecture: The new science of safety 20 April 2016, 6.15 PM - 20 April 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Philip Thomas, Queen's School of Engineering. Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queens Building, University Walk, BS8 1TR
  • SPHERE seminar- Beyond Activity recognition: Automated Skill Assessment From Accelerometer Data 28 April 2016, 11.00 AM - 28 April 2016, 12.00 PM Aftab Khan, Research Engineer, Toshiba 0.3 Merchant Venturers Building
  • GE-Hitachi ABWR Seminar 2016: The ABWR and Underpinning Nuclear Energy R&D 10 May 2016, 10.00 AM - 11 May 2016, 5.00 PM Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queen's Building, University of Bristol, BS2 1TR
  • Nurturing Impact workshop: how to sustain development of industry-focused projects 14 June 2016, 9.30 AM - 14 June 2016, 1.30 PM Merchant Venturers' Building
  • Ignite events - you can take part! 13 July 2016, 12.00 PM - 13 July 2016, 2.00 PM 1.06 Merchant Venturers Building
  • Engage 2016: 15 September 2016 15 September 2016, 9.00 AM - 15 September 2016, 2.00 PM Richmond Building - Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1LN
  • Tremors: Public (mis)understanding of the land below ground. 4 October 2016, 4.00 PM - 4 October 2016, 5.00 PM Professor Iain Stewart Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1RJ
  • Resilience of Natural Gas Pipeline Networks to Natural Hazards Workshop 1 September 2016, 9.00 AM - 1 September 2016, 6.00 PM Old Council Chamber, Wills Memorial Building, Queen’s Rd, Bristol BS8 1RJ.
  • The great 5G opportunity and the potential implementation challenges 22 September 2016, 5.15 PM - 22 September 2016, 6.30 PM Dr Chris Clifton, Chief Technology Officer and Divisional Director for Europe based Sony Semiconductor and Electronic Solutions Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Engineering, Queen's Building, University Walk Bristol, BS8 1TR
  • Postgraduate Open Day 2016 23 November 2016, 3.00 PM - 23 November 2016, 7.00 PM Wills Memorial Building, Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1RJ
  • Guest speaker: Motion of fuel particles immersed in bubbling fluidised beds 7 September 2016, 2.00 PM - 7 September 2016, 2.45 PM Antonio Soria-Verdugo (Carlos III University of Madrid) Room 1.69, Queen's School of Engineering, University Walk
  • Workshop: 'Utilising Bristol Is Open' 14 September 2016, 9.00 AM - 14 September 2016, 2.00 PM MVB, 1.11
  • Software and Technology Showcase 13 September 2016, 12.00 PM - 13 September 2016, 2.00 PM Beacon House Seminar Room, Bristol, BS8
  • Elizabeth Blackwell Annual Lecture 10 October 2016, 6.00 PM - 10 October 2016, 7.30 PM Dr Fiona Godlee FRCP, Editor-in-Chief, The BMJ University of Bristol, Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, Bristol BS8 1RJ
  • The Inside Track 2016-17 Launch - Where Next for Renewables? Panel Event 6 October 2016, 5.15 PM - 6 October 2016, 7.15 PM Elaine Greig, Peter Kydd, Colin Palmer and George Gibberd. Chemistry Lecture Theatre 2
  • Introductory schools engagement training 19 October 2016, 10.00 AM - 19 October 2016, 1.30 PM TBC - University of Bristol, Bristol
  • Schools Lecturette Training 31 October 2016, 2.00 PM - 31 October 2016, 5.00 PM Tim Harrison TBC - University of Bristol, Bristol
  • The Inside Track to additive manufacturing in the aerospace industry. What's possible and what's next? 20 October 2016, 1.00 PM - 20 October 2016, 2.00 PM Rob Sharman, Global Head of Additive Manufacturing, GKN Aerospace. 1.69, Queen's Building.
  • The Inside Track Seminar - Employers on campus and preparing for the Engineering & IT Careers Fair 11 October 2016, 1.00 PM - 11 October 2016, 2.00 PM Careers Service & BAE Systems. 1.11, Merchant Venturers Building.
  • The Inside Track Seminar on how to choose the right mentor for you 25 October 2016, 1.00 PM - 25 October 2016, 2.00 PM Careers Service. 1.11, Merchant Venturers Building.
  • The Inside Track to Willmott Dixon and their work on the Engineering Growth Project (including a site tour of the New Wing) 3 November 2016, 1.00 PM - 3 November 2016, 2.00 PM Speaker from Willmott Dixon. 1.18, Queens Building.
  • The Inside Track on the ILO Internship Scheme (for all UK and international students) 8 November 2016, 1.00 PM - 8 November 2016, 2.00 PM Laura Stafford, Industrial Liaison Officer (Industrial Liaison Office) and Gareth Hughes, Faculty Employability Adviser (Careers Service). Lecture Theatre 1, Chemistry.
  • The Inside Track Lecture on Rail with Network Rail 24 November 2016, 1.00 PM - 24 November 2016, 2.00 PM Natasha Luddington, Route Commercial Manager, Network Rail. 1.15, Queen's Building.
  • The Inside Track Seminar - Is a PhD right for my career: a guide to Engineering PhDs 29 November 2016, 1.00 PM - 29 November 2016, 2.00 PM Nima Ameri, Senior Analytical Engineer, Rolls-Royce; current PhD & EngD students in the Faculty and Careers Service representatives. 1.11, Merchant Venturers Building.
  • Seminar: Pressure Relief Valve Stability - from CFD to Spreadsheet 12 October 2016, 2.00 PM - 12 October 2016, 3.00 PM Csaba Hos (Budapest University of Technology and Economics) Faculty Boardroom, Queen's School of Engineering, University Walk
  • Demystifying promotions workshop 19 October 2016, 12.30 PM - 19 October 2016, 1.30 PM Dean of Engineering and Heads of Schools Advised on confirmation of a place.
  • The Brigstow Institute, the University of Bristol's new research institute, holds its official launch event 13 October 2016, 2.00 PM - 13 October 2016, 6.00 PM Dr Paul Clarke, Jessica Hoffmann, Duncan Speakman and Sam Steer Great Hall, Wills Memorial Building, Bristol
  • Cabot Institute : Annual Lecture 2016: Ideas to change the world 25 November 2016, 6.00 PM - 25 November 2016, 7.45 PM Professor Tom Scott (Transforming our Energy), Dr Eric Morgan (Resilient and sustainable livestock), Professor Keri Facer (Connected Communities) Great Hall, Wills Memorial Building
  • Professor Jonathan Clayden - inaugural lecture 9 November 2016, 6.15 PM - 9 November 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Jonathan Clayden Lecture Theatre 1, School of Chemistry, Cantock's Close
  • SPHERE: Technology and Healthcare 20 October 2016, 7.00 PM - 20 October 2016, 8.30 PM Professor Ian Craddock Watershed, 1 Canon's Road, BS1 5TX
  • The Second Annual Colin Pillinger Memorial Talk 16 November 2016, 6.00 PM - 16 November 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Mark Sims and Dr Taff Morgan Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, BS8 1RJ
  • Art, science and our future material world 12 November 2016, 1.00 PM - 12 November 2016, 2.00 PM Waterside 3, Watershed, 1 Canon's Road, Bristol. BS1 5TX
  • Professor Corinna Ulcigrai - inaugural lecture 30 November 2016, 6.15 PM - 30 November 2016, 7.15 PM Professor Corinna Ulcigrai Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, BS8 1RJ
  • Research video launch 8 November 2016, 12.30 PM - 8 November 2016, 2.00 PM Pro-vice Chancellor Research - Professor Nishan Canagarajah and Dean of Engineering - Professor Andrew Nix Lower Atrium and MVB1.06, Merchant Venturers Building, Woodland Road
  • The Inside Track to Dyson: Innovation through Perseverance and Wrong Thinking 8 December 2016, 1.00 PM - 8 December 2016, 2.00 PM Craig Wilkinson, Senior Mechanical Engineer at Dyson 1.15, Queen's Building
  • Public lecture: The opportunities and risks posed by a data driven society 2 December 2016, 6.00 PM - 2 December 2016, 7.00 PM Nello Cristianini (Professor of Artificial Intelligence); James Ladyman (Professor of the Philosophy of Science); Andrew Charlesworth (Reader in IT and Law) Wills Memorial Building
  • Brigstow's Future Virtual ideas lunch and workshop 23 November 2016, 12.00 PM - 23 November 2016, 3.00 PM University of Bristol Innovation Lab, 40 Berkeley Square, Bristol. BS8 1HU
  • Altering plants, microbes and people 23 November 2016, 6.00 PM - 23 November 2016, 8.00 PM Watershed, 1 Canon's Road, Bristol. BS1 5TX
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