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Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Biennial Lab: Rethinking Public Space - Wednesday 19 October 2016, 6pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Biennial Lab: Rethinking Public Space

19 Oct 2016, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Join eminent curators Khairuddin Hori and Natalie King, and Timothy Moore of Sibling, as they discuss their contribution to Melbourne's Biennial Lab.
Powerful Life Lessons with a Travelling Monk - Wednesday 28 September 2016, 6pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

Powerful Life Lessons with a Travelling Monk

28 Sep 2016, Urban Yoga
Urban Yoga is hosting a talk by special guest speaker, the travelling teacher Devamrita Swami.
On Marion and Water Burley Griffin - Thursday 20 October 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

On Marion and Water Burley Griffin

20 Oct 2016, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Join Sir Jonathan Mills and Philip Goad for this conversation on the legacy of the Griffins, a name etched in our capital and national consciousness.
Jugaad: Understanding India Through an Indian Concept - Wednesday 09 November 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Jugaad: Understanding India Through an Indian Concept

9 Nov 2016, Queen Victoria Gardens
In this fun and accessible talk, Craig Jeffrey examines how young people in rural India think about jugaad, meaning 'a hack'.
Equal Gender Representation in the Property Industry - Tuesday 22 November 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Equal Gender Representation in the Property Industry

22 Nov 2016, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
A panel on the representation of women in the built environment, from policy to design, and how to support, promote and increase gender equality.
Kirsty Murray's 'India Dark' with Justine Hyde - Friday 02 December 2016, 1pm to 2pm - Talks & workshops

Kirsty Murray's 'India Dark' with Justine Hyde

2 Dec 2016, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Join Kirsty Murray and Justine Hyde as they discuss Kirsty's award-winning novel India Dark, which echoes across the century from Melbourne to Mumbai.
In Defence of the Three Bedroom Apartment  - Tuesday 17 January 2017, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

In Defence of the Three Bedroom Apartment

17 Jan 2017, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
With Australian living now being defined by a tangled skein of sprawling suburbia, this panel looks at housing diversity in the inner city.
Driverless Cars and Safety: What Will This Mean for You? - Wednesday 12 October 2016, 6pm to 7:30pm - Talks & workshops

Driverless Cars and Safety: What Will This Mean for You?

12 Oct 2016, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Join a Melbourne Conversations discussion about driverless cars, safety and their future in Melbourne.
Overcoming Anxiety and Stress in Your Life - Sunday 13 November 2016, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Talks & workshops

Overcoming Anxiety and Stress in Your Life

13 Nov 2016, Treacy Center
At this one-day intensive workshop, you will master the skills necessary to overcome anxiety and stress and become a calmer and more effective person.
Local Food Launchpad 2016 Pitch Night - Thursday 13 October 2016, 6pm to 9pm - Talks & workshops

Local Food Launchpad 2016 Pitch Night

13 Oct 2016, ArtPlay
Hear eleven big ideas for a healthier, sustainable, resilient and socially inclusive food future.

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