Keep up with what's happening
16 October 2014
Lecture to explore housing energy performance
David Johnston is set to host his professorial inaugural lecture as Professor of Building Performance Evaluation at Leeds Beckett University, where he will discuss new-build housing energy performance.
16 October 2014
Health leaders gather at Leeds Beckett for public debate
The future of the NHS workforce will be on the agenda at a free public event held at Leeds Beckett University on Wednesday 22 October as Professor Nicki Latham and a panel of senior health sector leaders host a lecture and panel discussion.
13 October 2014
Construction expert to speak at Leeds Beckett
Competency standards in European construction will be up for debate when Kevin Sheridan, President of the Association for European Building Surveyors and Construction Experts, delivers a guest lecture at Leeds Beckett University.
Our upcoming events
'Adolescence: Approach with Caution' - Dr Liat Levita
To survive we must avoid things that cause us harm and pain, so how do we modulate our behaviour to avoid negative outcomes?
'Celebrating Race Equality and Diversity in Education' - Hosted by Professor Kevin Hylton
Hosted by Professor Kevin Hylton, Chair of our University Race Equality and Diversity Forum, the event will include presentations from guest speakers, followed by a lively panel discussion, debate and Q&A session.
'Creating a flexible workforce that embraces research and innovation' - Professor Nicki Latham
In this public lecture, Leeds Beckett University Visiting Professor, Nicki Latham, will draw upon her professional experience to address the future of the NHS and associated challenges.
'The Competency Standards in a European Construction Context' - Kevin Sheridan
As well as being President of the Association for European Building Surveyors and Construction Experts, Kevin is a former President of the European Council of Building Professionals and past President of the Irish Building Control Institute.
'The Meaning of Leadership and Responsibility' - Brigadier Greville K Bibby CBE
Brigadier Bibby will draw on his wide experiences, including situations of intense pressure and risk, to illustrate the importance of strong, effective leadership and the need to accept responsibility in order to achieve a successful outcome. This guest lecture is part of the Leeds Business School Guest Lecture Series sponsored by Yorkshire Bank.
Heaton Map Project - Launch Event
This event will launch the Heaton Map app for PCs and mobile phones. It will also give a brief introduction to Heaton's life and the app.