6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This year, UNSOMNIA 2.017 brings together a group of talented UNSW researchers to ask the question: "What needs to change?"
Exploring the Grand Challenges that face humanity, and urgent questions that face us as Australians, this thought-provoking evening of talks will tackle everything from sex to sovereignty.
Lyria Bennett Moses: Disciplines as boxes
Khandis Blake: Our appreciation of human agency
Denton Callander: Society’s relation to sex
Solange Cunin: How we approach education
Megan Davis: Australian Democracy
Tom Frame: Humility must return to conversation
Martin Green: Pessimism about renewable energy
Helen Lochhead: City making by megaproject
Duncan McDuie-Ra: Impunity
John McGhee: The democratisation of Inner Space
Sarah Walker: Understanding refugee integration