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