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The Learned Society of Wales events in September 2019
Free

New light on Gildas

Monday 2 September 2019, at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
National Library of Wales,
 Mon 2nd September 2019 Dr Iestyn Dani...
The Learned Society of Wales events in August 2019

Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Lecture: Y Gyfraith yn ein Llên / The Law in our Literature

Thursday 8 August 2019, at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
The Law in our Literature 8 August 2019 - 14:00 Eisteddfod Genedlaethol supported University of Wales Press Lecture. Professor Gwynedd Parry discuss...

Ar ymyl y gofod’ Eisteddfod Genedlaethol lecture

Wednesday 7 August 2019, at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru, Llanrwst Sir Conwy, United Kingdom
Professor Eleri Pryse FLSW  from Aberystwyth University will deliver the Learned Society of Wales Lecture, chaired by Professor Alan Shore FLSW , in the science and technolog...
The Learned Society of Wales events in July 2019
£230

The XVIth International Congress of Celtic Studies

Monday 22 July 2019 - Friday 26 July 2019
Bangor University,
Supported by the Society 22–26 July 2019, Bangor University The International Congress of Celtic Studies is the foremost international gathering of sch...

Merthyr Science Festival

Saturday 20 July 2019
Merthyr Tydfil,
Supported by the Society Merthyr Science Festival will debut in 2019 alongside the town’s long-standing annual Food Festival. The Festival will take pl...

Multilingual Literatures: Interdisciplinary Conference

Wednesday 17 July 2019 - Friday 19 July 2019
Gregynog,
Supported by the Society This conference sets out to explore diverging trends across minor and major languages, especially those with an established presenc...
£70

Conference for Astronomy and Physics Students 2019 (CAPS)

Monday 8 July 2019 - Friday 12 July 2019
Vivian Tower, Swansea University, Department of Physics, Vivian Tower, Swansea University, Singleton Park Swansea, SA2 8PP
Supported by the Society 8-12 July, Swansea University Conference for Astronomy and Physics Students 2019 (CAPS) The Conference of As...

WISERD Annual Conference 2019

Wednesday 3 July 2019, at 9:00 AM - Thursday 4 July 2019, at 4:00 PM
Aberystwyth University,
3-4 July, Aberystwyth University WISERD Annual Conference – Professor Sally Power FLSW; Professor Ian Rees Jones FLSW; Professor Chris Taylor FLSW; and Professor Michael ...
The Learned Society of Wales events in June 2019

Lampeter Lecture | Darlith Llambed

Monday 17 June 2019, at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Professor Jane Burton FLSW, Professor of Medieval History at the University of Wales Trinity St David is giving the Learned Society of Wales 2019 lecture at Lampeter Campus. ...
The Learned Society of Wales events in May 2019

Swansea Pint of Science

Monday 20 May 2019 - Wednesday 22 May 2019
Swansea,
Pint of Science is a worldwide science festival that takes 
The Learned Society of Wales events in April 2019

Photography and the Languages of Reconstruction after the Second World War, 1944-49

Friday 12 April 2019, at 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Council Chamber, Cardiff University CF10 3AT
Research on post-war reconstruction has focused on either the rebuilding of urban centres in Europe or the construction of a new world order (as represented both by the Europe...
Free

Translating the Absurd: The plays of Samuel Beckett in Welsh.

Thursday 11 April 2019, at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
National Library of Wales,

Perspectives from UK General Practice for Universal Health Coverage Internationally

Tuesday 9 April 2019, at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Temple of Peace, King Edward VII Avenue Cardiff, CF10 3AP
Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard is Chair of the Royal College of General Practitioners, which represents and supports over 50,000 GPs in the UK. She grew up in Swansea and, aft...
The Learned Society of Wales events in March 2019

The Business Life of Amy Dillwyn – truth stranger than fiction?

Thursday 21 March 2019, at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Grove Lecture theatre, Swansea Univerisity, Singleton Park Swansea, SA2 8PP
Amy Dillwyn (1845-1935) was one of the world’s earliest female industrialists. In the 1890s she took control of a faili...

Quantum Geometry and the Fate of Space and Time: Inaugural David Olive Distinguished lecture

Tuesday 19 March 2019, at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Taliesin Theatre, Swansea University SA2 8PP
The distinguished public lecture  series is in honour of renowned theoretical physicist Prof. David I. Olive  CBE, FRS, FLSW (1937-2012), founding membe...

Sea-level changes and Palaeolithic archaeology: Lost landscapes of La Manche

Tuesday 12 March 2019, at 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Wallace Lecture Theatre, Cardiff University Cardiff, CF10 3AT
The 2018-2019 monthly Tuesday evening lectures in the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences will be held in the Wallace Lecture Theatre (0.13), Main Building, Cardiff University,...
FREE

POSTPONED: Beyond the NHS: Is Health Really ‘Global’?

Tuesday 12 March 2019, at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Aberystwyth University,
Organised in partnership with Aberystwyth University. Professor Colin McInnes is Director of Research, Impact an...

Dying in Today’s World

Monday 4 March 2019, at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Organised in partnership with Cardiff Metropolitan University. Professor the Baroness llora Finley of Llandaff...
The Learned Society of Wales events in February 2019
FREE

The NHS in Wales: A Health Economist’s Perspective on the Next 70 Years

Thursday 21 February 2019, at 4:30 PM
Bangor University,
Organised in partnership with Bangor University. Professor Rhiannon Tudor Edwards FLSW has been a researcher and...
FREE

‘Don’t Die of Ignorance’: the impact of health promotion and prevention in the context of HIV

Wednesday 20 February 2019, at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dr Olwen Williams will explore how health promotion and prevention messages have been utilised to improve population health over the past 70 years of the NHS. Using probably t...
FREE

Swansea’s New Medical School

Wednesday 13 February 2019, at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Grove Lecture theatre, Swansea Univerisity, Singleton Park Swansea, SA2 8PP
Organised in partnership with Swansea University Wales' new National Assembly moved quickly in 1999 to address shortage of doctors by creatin...
FREE

The future of health and health care in a changing climate

Wednesday 6 February 2019, at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Halliwell Centre, Carmarthen, SA31 3EP
Organised in partnership with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David The health and development of humanity have advanced greatly, albei...
The Learned Society of Wales events in January 2019
FREE

‘The NHS – a success but where next?’

Thursday 17 January 2019, at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cardiff University,
The NHS is a success in delivery of healthcare to the nations of the UK ‘free at the point of need’. It has dealt with huge increases in deman...
The Learned Society of Wales events in December 2018

Bilingualism and Multilingualisms in Medieval Wales

Tuesday 11 December 2018, at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room 0.31, John Percival Building, Cardiff University,
A lecture by Professor Paul Russell; organised by the Honourable Society of the Cymmrodorion The degree and nature of language contact in medieval Wales between speakers of...