Public lectures

Catch-up on public lectures held at the University of Auckland.

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Winter Lectures 2017

The 2017 lecture series looked at the place of migration in 21st century Aotearoa-New Zealand.

Gibbons lectures 2018
Gibbons Lectures 2018

2018's theme: Robots everywhere, in industry and at home. Topics range from an overview of robotics research in New Zealand, to a looki at the social issues of interacting with robots.

Robb Lectures 2016
Sir Douglas Robb Lectures 2016

Professor Stuart Firestein delivers three lectures on Science and Uncertainty.

  • Not a mid-life crisis

    From beating breast cancer to choosing foods that preserve muscle, this Liggins Institute public lecture focuses on staying healthy in middle age.

  • Palestine - Ending the Occupation, Establishing the State

    Dr Al-Malki argues that the recognition of an independent, viable and democratic Palestinian state by the international community is a prerequisite to achieving a just and comprehensive peace in the Middle East.

  • Julia Gillard

    Former Prime Minister of Australia and leader of the Australian Labor Party Julia Gillard in conversation with Jennifer Curtin.

  • Professor John Stewart

    The dangerous age of childhood: Child psychiatry and the 'normal' child in the mid-twentieth century.