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Latest events

Terrific talks, exciting events, eye-popping art - there's something for everyone. All open to the public.

Upcoming events

Faith in Science 5 - Whose Earth?

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 at 5.45 PM
Running until Tuesday, 17 October 2017 at 7.30 PM

From Enlightenment to Entanglement - our public lecture series in partnership with Derby Cathedral.

Mind, Brain and Body Healing trauma: the way forward

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 at 7.00 PM
Running until Tuesday, 17 October 2017 at 8.30 PM

Margaret Wilkinson will lead this public lecture hosted by the Trauma and Mental Health Research Cluster.

What does the future hold for Lawyers? And the Law?

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 11.00 AM
Running until Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 12.30 PM

Talk by Philip Wood CBE QC (Hon), Head of Intelligence Unit, Allen & Overy

From Bake Off to Buxton: An Afternoon with Martha Collison

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 2.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 4.00 PM

Martha Collison was the youngest ever baker on the BBC's The Great British Bake Off show. As well as giving a baking demonstration, she will talk about how cookery and Christianity have shaped her life. Audience members are also invited to enter a baking competition which Martha will judge.

Agile Leadership for Future-Fit Business (Transport sector SMEs)

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 3.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 6.00 PM

This half day workshop aims to develop awareness and understanding of the leadership skills required by SMEs to flourish in a manufacturing context that demands much greater attention to social and environmental implications.

Health and Social Care Perspectives of Refuge and Migration in Europe

Monday, 23 October 2017 at 9.00 AM
Running until Friday, 27 October 2017 at 12.00 AM

Explore issues of migration and refuge that are relevant to existing social and political situations within Europe.

An Evening With Professor Steve Peters

Thursday, 26 October 2017 at 6.30 PM
Running until Thursday, 26 October 2017 at 7.30 PM

Professor Steve Peters is a consultant psychiatrist who works with clients in elite sport, business, education and health. His talk will be followed by an audience Q&A.

How the Apprenticeship Reforms and Levy impact on Transport Equipment Manufacturing Companies

Tuesday, 7 November 2017 at 8.00 AM
Running until Tuesday, 7 November 2017 at 11.00 AM

The workshop will demonstrate how apprentices can add value to your organisation and how the reforms can act as a catalyst to encourage wider workforce development planning which could be supported through the Enscite business support through ERDF funded growth programmed for SMEs.

Faith in Science 6 - What is Human?

Tuesday, 7 November 2017 at 5.45 PM
Running until Tuesday, 7 November 2017 at 7.30 PM

From Enlightenment to Entanglement - our public lecture series in partnership with Derby Cathedral.

The Covenant, Veterans and the University

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at 6.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at 8.00 PM

In this lecture, Dr Paula Holt, PVC Dean of the College of Health and Social Care and an Army veteran, will outline what the Covenant means to us as a University and to our local health and care services, and presents the experiences of veterans.

PriceWaterhouseCooper Business Clinic

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 at 10.00 AM
Running until Tuesday, 14 November 2017 at 1.00 PM

Do you have questions about corporate tax, payroll and accounting? Would you like to find out about research and development relief available to your organisation within the framework of growth activity? Then this free event with tax and compliance experts PWC (PriceWaterhouseCooper) UK is for you.

Preparing millennials and zillenials for the workplace of the future

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 2.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 4.30 PM

This year’s iCeGS annual lecture ‘Preparing millennials and zillenials for the workplace of the future’ will take place on Weds November 15th at 2.00 – 4.30 at the University of Derby and will be delivered by Noa Gafni Slaney.

Network of Entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 5.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 7.00 PM

As a part of Global Enterprise Week, we proudly present our popular Network of Entrepreneurs event for the fourth year running.

BELMAS RIG Strategy Workshop

Thursday, 23 November 2017 at 11.00 AM
Running until Thursday, 23 November 2017 at 3.30 PM

Professor Martin Doel and Dr Tony Strike will share their insights into strategy for universities and colleges.

Banks Mill Open Studios and Artisan Fair 2017

Friday, 24 November 2017 at 5.00 PM
Running until Sunday, 26 November 2017 at 5.00 PM

Visit Banks Mill's Winter Open Studios and Artisan Fair event to buy original artwork, handmade products and creative services from the artists direct.

Health Humanities & Arts in Health International Symposium

Monday, 27 November 2017 at 9.00 AM
Running until Tuesday, 28 November 2017 at 5.00 PM

The symposium will present and explore the latest research and provide an opportunity to share evidence-based practice. There will also be a series of workshops, debates and networking opportunities.

Logistics and Supply Chain Week

Thursday, 22 February 2018 at 4.00 PM
Running until Thursday, 22 February 2018 at 8.00 PM

The University of Derby is set to host its 5th annual Logistics Week.

Marketing 2020

Monday, 19 March 2018 at 4.30 PM
Running until Monday, 19 March 2018 at 7.45 PM

This event will consider the way in which marketing information is consumed in 2018 and how that will continue in the future.

What's still currently running

The International Print Exchange

Running until: Friday, 3 November 2017 at 3.00 PM

Now in its ninth year The International Print Exchange is back and it’s anticipated that more than 200 mini-prints will feature by printmakers from all over the world.