BFWG ANNUAL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2016-17
2016 Diary Dates
6 September GLAWG ‘Zaha Hadid, The Queen of Dynamic Space ’speaker Yasmin Sharif.
The Soroptimist Hotel,63 Bayswater Rd. 18 for 18:30 -20:00
27 September 'Promoting BFWG'. Harper Adams University, Newport,TF10 8NB open to BFWG members and students
29 September NCW ‘Seminar on End of Life Issues’ The Orange Studios, 7 Cannon St Birmingham. B2 5EP
8 October Management Team BFWG HQ
7-9 October NCW Conference 2016 at The Bannatyne Hotel, Durham
22 October North West Academic Day 10 00-15 45 Hollins Hay Hotel. New Brighton.
22 October IrFUW Annual Conference ( hosted by UCD Grad. Association) venue tbc.
8 November Finance meeting BFWG HQ
14 November GLAW ‘ Fighting Viruses’ speaker Lucy Thorne 18. 00 – 20.00 The Soroptimist Hotel 63 Bayswater Rd
15 November Westminster Seminar 14 00-17.00 House of Lords 'Opportunity Partnership Empowerment for Academic Refugees’ Mrs Anne Lonsdale (Chair of Trustees CARA)
15 November Sybil Campbell Annual Lecture University Women’s Club 18.00 for 18.30 ‘The educational activism of Geraldine Cadbury and Margaret Backhouse’ Speaker: Sian Roberts
3 December International Meeting, London. Reports from GWI Conference Venue BFWG HQ 10.30 for 11.00
2017 Diary Dates
23 January GLAWG Dr Pushpa Arabindoo 'Between academia and practice:why force the divide?
Soroptimist Club 63 Bayswater Rd 6-8pm
9 February Finance Meeting BFWG HQ
18 February Management Team BFWG HQ
25 February Eastern Region AGM venue tbc
4 March Mercia and Wales Regional AGM Bishop Allenby's Hall, St Stephens St, Worcester. WR37HS
11 March Executive Meeting BFWG HQ
25 March Northern Region AGM (Lincoln & Lincolnshire) The Lincoln Hotel, Lincoln LN2 1PN. 10.30 for 11.00/15 30
25 March Southern Region AGM, International Hotel, Ashford Kent.
5 May Independents/European Meeting. Meteorological Office. Exeter
13 May Canterbury &District LA Symposium 'Positive aspects of Ageing'. Canterbury Christ Church University
6 June Finance Meeting BFWG HQ
10 June Research Presentation Day BFWG HQ
21/23 July BFWG National AGM and Conference. Collingwood College, Durham. Details to follow
24-27 August UWE AGM and Conference Graz, Austria. Details to follow
21 October North West Travel Bursary Presentation Day