Talks and lectures

Never stop learning: come to one of our upcoming talks, public lectures or conferences, led by academic experts from right across our University. Some are open to the public while others are aimed at professionals and practitioners from particular sectors.

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Inaugural Lecture Series - War has been central to the human condition throughout history as a means to satisfy strategic ambition, resolve disputes, secure peace, oppress and suppress. It begs the question of whether there are national practices of warfare: this lecture provides an answer for 400 years of British history.

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The theme for the Logistics and Supply Chain Conference is Customer-Centric Supply Chains. As part of the event, we will be joined by professionals, academics and students, providing opportunities to share information and to hear about the latest thinking in this global industry.

Sixth Form students take part in taster sessions organised by Education Liaison.
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The Further Education (FE) Showcase provides an opportunity for delegates to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the post-14 Further Education and Skills sector.

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conference

The 28th International Conference on Natural Language and Information Systems will be held at the University of Derby, UK and will be face-to-face. The NLDB conference brings together researchers, industry practitioners, and potential users interested in various applications of Natural Language in the Database and Information Systems field.

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The Forum for Access and Continuing Education (FACE) Conference is one of the premier annual events for both practitioners and researchers with an interest in lifelong learning and widening participation to higher education.

Kedleston Road Campus
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The 9th European Conference on Ethics and Integrity in Academia (ECEIA) 2023 with the main theme Enhancing ethical practice, professionalism and integrity for future development will be hosted by University of Derby, UK from 12th to 14th July 2023.The conference is jointly organised by the European Network for Academic Integrity and the University of Derby.

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conference

At this conference, we would especially like to explore the interface between history (in its broadest sense including heritage) and human care (professional, non-professional and self-administered); achieving health and wellbeing through history-driven social connectedness. In addition, we welcome papers relevant to the field of health humanities in general.

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