11 October 2017, 6pm
Inaugural Lecture by Professor David Skydmore, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Survival, whether of nature or businesses, depends on resilience. Resilience in the growth and form of trees gives us messages about how we can manage human systems. Yet, ecosystems are complex and there are horizons still to explore. Investigating resilience in soundscapes starts a new journey into understanding this complexity and environmental impacts.
26 October 2017, 6.30pm
Dr Kelvin Leong and Anna Sung, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Financial Technology (FinTech) is an emerging and promising area in business world. Global investment in FinTech ventures in the first quarter of 2016 reached £4.1 billion, a 67 percent increase over the same period in the previous year. In this free lecture, Kelvin and Anna will explore this exciting topic and related business opportunities.
15 November 2017, 6pm
Inaugural Lecture by Professor Alec Shepley, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Alec is Professor of Contemporary Art Practice, and Head of the School of Creative Arts at Wrexham Glyndŵr University.
21 November 2017, 7pm
Inaugural Lecture of the North Wales Theological Society by Professor Wayne Morris, University of Chester
This lecture, presented from the perspective of a Christian theologian, explores the future of religion, faith and spirituality in Wales, the possibilities and challenges for dialogue and collaboration between people of different faith perspectives and none, and considers what a particularly Christian contribution to that might look like.
13 December 2017, 7pm
Landscape Photographer Sarah Canton
Join Sarah as she takes you on a photographic journey from Snowdonia to the Hebridean Islands, with images of stunning coastal scenery, historic slate quarries, abandoned cottages and mountain landscapes.
17 January 2018, 6pm
Inaugural Lecture by Professor Mandy Robbins, Wrexham Glyndwr University
Professor Mandy Robbins is Associate Head of the School of Social and Life Sciences at Wrexham Glyndŵr University.