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Conferences, exhibitions & special events

We host or are affiliated with many events during the year including conferences, exhibitions & lecture series with opportunities to hear about research, educational opportunities and engagement with industry and community.

Special events

 Kirby Moot Court Competition

Website: Hon. Michael Kirby Contract Law Moot Court Competition.

This four-day annual competition is the largest moot court competition in Australia, and has been running since 2011. It is open to law students of Australian universities and law professionals, secondary school students and members of the public are invited to attend as judges, volunteers or observers.

Host: The moot is hosted by Victoria University's College of Law & Justice.
When: 26-30 September 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.

Event series

 Dean's seminar series, College of Health & Biomedicine

Website: Dean's seminar series, College of Health & Biomedicine

Highly regarded topic-area experts present to the College, wider university community and external partners. The series covers:

  • research
  • teaching and learning
  • clinical teaching
  • external engagement.
Host: The College of Health and Biomedicine hosts this seminar series.
When: The seminars are run from time to time during the year.

 Game Changers conversation series (various dates)

Website: Game Changers conversation series.

Ideas that shape our world and the people behind them.

The Game Changers series comprises several events and presents pivotal concepts, personalities and moments in Australia’s evolving story for public discussion and debate. Each event is free and open to the whole community.

Host: These events are part of a range of Footscray Uni Town events & activities brought to you as part of the ongoing Footscray University Town partnership between VU and Maribyrnong City Council.
When: The conversation series will run throughout 2017.