Events

Find out more about events, seminars and public lectures in the Faculty of Humanities.

Data management basics: Introduction to data management and sharing

11:00 - 12:30 21 October 2021

Data management is essential to make sure that well-organised, well-documented, high quality and shareable research data result from our research projects. The introductory workshops on Data Management Basics are intended for researchers and anyone who wants to learn about research data management. This workshop is part of a series of two work..

Ehrhardt Seminar: Dr Sarah Parkhouse (University of Manchester) ‘Selling the Mysteries in Roman Egypt: Christian Entrepreneurship and the Pistis Sophia’

14:00 - 16:00 21 October 2021

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. All sessions will take place in a hybrid format - attendance is possible in person or online via Zoom. To register to attend online, please email siobhan.jolley@manchester.ac.uk. For more on the Centre for Biblical Studies, please see our website at https://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/religi..

Keeping a close eye on the car in front when driving in fog? Intra-crisis policy learning during the Covid-19

13:00 - 14:30 21 October 2021

Please join us at the Institute for Health Policy and Organisation (IHPO) seminar series on 21st October. Zoom details: https://zoom.us/j/97507417213 Register on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/186562582707 Abstract: Purpose – This article brings together the literatures on policy learning and lesson drawing with the intracrisi..

Social Statistics Seminars 2021/22

01 October 2021 - 30 June 2022

We are pleased to announce this year's Social Statistics Seminars. Our speakers: 12/10: Iris Gomez-Lopez (University of Michigan) 02/11: David Haziza (University of Ottawa) 07/12: Brady West (University of Michigan) 18/01: Neil Sheldon (Teaching Statistics Trust) 08/02: Christian Steglich (University of Groningen) 01/03: Emilio Zagheni..

Data management basics: Ethical and legal issues in data sharing

10:00 - 11:30 22 October 2021

Data management is essential to make sure that well-organised, well-documented, high quality and shareable research data result from our research projects. The introductory workshops on Data Management Basics are intended for researchers and anyone who wants to learn about research data management. The first session ‘Introduction to data man..

Entrepreneurs@Manchester with Matthew Scullion, Matillion

17:00 - 18:00 27 October 2021

Our next guest for the Entrepreneurs@Manchester speaker series is Matthew Scullion, CEO of Matillion. Join the Masood Entrepreneurship Centre's Director, Lynn Sheppard, as she goes in-conversation with Matthew to gain insights into his inspiring entrepreneurial journey and discusses leveraging funding for business scale up and growth. Matthe..

GDI Lecture Series: Maritime Temporalities and Capitalist Development

16:00 - 17:30 27 October 2021

This intervention develops arguments in our book Capitalism and the Sea (Verso, 2021) on the complex temporalities attached to capitalism's intense and peculiar relationship to the global ocean. Technological innovations like the steamship or containerisation plainly transformed the pace and intensity of maritime commerce, and aspects of the g..

Ehrhardt Seminar: Prof. John Barclay (Durham University) Discussion of themes from the 2021 Didsbury Lectures, 'Beyond Charity: Rethinking Gift and Community with Paul’

14:00 - 16:00 28 October 2021

The Centre for Biblical Studies weekly seminar series. All sessions will take place in a hybrid format - attendance is possible in person or online via Zoom. To register to attend online, please email siobhan.jolley@manchester.ac.uk. For more on the Centre for Biblical Studies, please see our website at https://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/religio..

MUI Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Series: Graduate Symposium

21:00 - 22:30 28 October 2021

Reconfiguring Future Urban Infrastructures Webinar Series. Graduate Symposium. The COVID-19 crisis has put urban infrastructure under the spotlight. New questions on the ways we build (and build back) infrastructure in cities are now front and centre globally. Faced with a combination of economic, environmental, health and social challenge..

ESRC Festival of Social Science Manchester

01 - 21 November 2021

The University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, and the University of Salford are running a variety of online and in-person events as part of this year’s ESRC Festival of Social Science, 1st -21st November 2021. Search by category, browse the full list or check out our featured events. This years special focus is on environ..