Friday 28 April 2017

Dr Hall will give a seminar on the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals and their impact on the water industry.

Tuesday 7 March 2017

What Trump's U-turn on Climate Change means for Australian business

Monday 6 March 2017

The UQ School of Agriculture and Food Sciences and the UQ Global Change Institute invite you to attend a seminar presented by Mark Rosegrant of the International Food Policy Research Institute.

Mark will outline a number of possible scenarios for global food security up to 2050 and will discuss the implications on hunger, nutrition and health. 
 

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

Why has transdisciplinarity, in its various forms, emerged as a different way of doing research? What makes it relevant, and arguably essential, for research and associated practice that contributes to social, economic and environmental sustainability?

Friday 16 December 2016

Over the past few years metal halide perovskites have risen to become a very promising PV material, captivating the research community. In the most efficient devices, which now exceed 22% solar to electrical power conversion efficiency, the perovskite is present as a solid absorber layer sandwiched between n and p-type charge collection contacts.

Wednesday 9 November 2016

How do we build, and upscale a fair food system?

Please join us for this half-day symposium to connect, explore, envisage and celebrate the transition to a fair food system.

Tuesday 1 November 2016 to Thursday 3 November 2016

Join scientists, government, industry and educators at a forum examining the latest information about Moreton Bay from 1-3 November 2016 at The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD.

Take this opportunity to hear the latest information about the status and trends of the Bay and its catchment. Have your say about the future of our Moreton Bay Region!

Anyone with an interest in a sustainable Moreton Bay region is encouraged to participate.

Wednesday 26 October 2016

The global energy markets are in a period of significant and unprecedented change. Coal has long been a staple of the energy markets and a fundamental part Queensland’s economy but has fallen from favour in many markets. A global transition away from thermal coal could damage the communities dependent on thermal coal extraction and generation and will impact the broader Queensland economy.

Wednesday 26 October 2016

The global energy markets are in a period of significant and unprecedented change. Coal has long been a staple of the energy markets and a fundamental part Queensland’s economy but has fallen from favour in many markets. A global transition away from thermal coal could damage the communities dependent on thermal coal extraction and generation and will impact the broader Queensland economy.

Tuesday 25 October 2016

The year 2016 has seen food brought to the centre stage of many non-traditional domains.  This year is the International Year of the Pulses with food waste gaining more attention; young people improving their food choices; and an increasing need for urban planners to consider food systems in city planning.
 

Thursday 20 October 2016

“In the past the frog was under the coconut, but the problem is that now the frog has a phone.”

Thursday 13 October 2016

Australians enjoy one of the safest and most nutritious food supplies in the world resulting from the adoption of ever improving production and processing technologies by the agri-food industry guided by a sophisticated outcomes-based food policy and regulatory system.

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