Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

We host a number of events for students, staff and the community. Explore our upcoming and past events below.

If you know of an event happening in the Faculty or in one of our Schools and Centres which isn't listed below, please email us at events@eait.uq.edu.au.

  • Leadership

    23 May 2019 4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Part of the Soft Skills Suite of Programs, this 45 minute interactive and activity-based workshop on Leadership is for all Faculty of EAIT students. Understand the importance of leadership that is required for the workplace and learn strategies on how you can develop your leadership skills.

  • Continuing Professional Development Course

    24 May 2019 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Do you manage or develop software? ​Learn to think differently about security issues and the techniques to detect and avoid them in a one-day professional development workshop.

  • Mr Paul Simons (Deputy Executive Director, International Energy Agency)

    28 May 2019 7:00am to 8:45am

    We are delighted to welcome our keynote speaker, Mr Paul Simons (Deputy Director of the International Energy Agency) who will be speaking on "Energy Transitions: Perspectives from the International Energy Agency".

  • 28 May 2019 12:00pm

    User experience design, or UX, is changing the way we connect with products, services and each other! Experience new ways to interact with digital technology in this rapidly evolving field at The University of Queensland's 2019 Interaction Design Exhibit!

  • with Nev Power, Chairman, Perth Airport

    28 May 2019 5:30pm to 8:00pm

    Industry leaders, friends and alumni of The University of Queensland are invited to attend a special ‘Leaders of Influence’ Series event, featuring Nev Power, Chairman, Perth Airport.

  • 30 May 2019 5:30pm to 8:00pm

    Join us and your fellow alumni at our May quarterly Alumni Drinks.

  • Continuing Professional Development Course

    3 June 2019 8:00am to 4 June 2019 5:00pm

    This is a hands-on course with lecture material supported by practical applications, worked examples and laboratory exercises such as physical experiments and an introduction to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) numerical modelling.

  • Teaching and learning workshops

    3 June 2019 9:00am to 7 June 2019 1:00pm

    Professors John Falconer and Janet deGrazia from The University of Colorado will be visiting UQ from Monday 3 - Friday 7 June to run a series of workshops on blended and active learning (including “flipped classrooms”).

  • 5 June 2019 9:00am to 2:30pm

    The BiG Day In™ is an IT careers conference designed by students for students. It is designed for both high school (Years 9-12) and University students interested in careers in technology. More events.

  • Urban Design Challenge for students

    24 June 2019 9:00am to 28 June 2019 5:00pm

    Learn from experts and industry who participate and present during the tournament. Participate in a field trip to learn more about current approaches, solutions, challenges and site-relevant information.

  • 22 May 2019 9:00am to 10:00am

    Are you an EAIT international student looking for ways to improve your employability and career planning skills to help you with undergraduate and graduate opportunities? Come along to this workshop with EAIT Student Employability Team and hear more about how you can get career ready!

  • 16 May 2019 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Find out what girls can do with a career in technology! The University of Queensland invites girls in years 8 to 12 and their parents to a night of inspiration and empowerment.

  • Student panel discussion on exchange experience

    14 May 2019 5:00pm to 6:30pm

    Are you thinking about overseas study? Want to hear from other students who've been there done that? Come along to have all your exchange questions answered by the experts - our returned exchange students and EAIT academic advisors.

  • Communication

    14 May 2019 12:30pm

    Part of the Soft Skills Suite of Programs, this 45 minute interactive and activity-based workshop on Communication is for all Faculty of EAIT students. Understand the importance of communication that is required for the workplace and learn strategies on how you can develop your communication skills.

  • With Dr Elliot Tonkes, Director of Risk and Analytics, Energy Edge

    9 May 2019 6:00pm to 7:00pm

    This presentation is part of the UQEI Energy Express Seminar Series and will give an overview of the marketplace and discuss the commercial challenges of operating in an integrated energy environment.

  • Employer-Led Series

    9 May 2019 4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Join EAIT Student Employability to hear from Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) about networking and how to do it effectively; and Hints on Securing the Job.

  • Securing your dream job requires a strategy

    9 May 2019 3:00pm

    The hidden job market is real with many jobs in Australia not publicly advertised. So, how do you make sure you are maximising every opportunity? This workshop will show you how to create a comprehensive job search strategy and never sit waiting for the phone to ring again.

  • 9 May 2019 9:00am to 2:30pm

    UQ Women in Engineering invite females students in years 9-11 with an interest in Maths, Physics and/or chemistry to explore the world of engineering.

  • Introductory and advanced interview skills session

    7 May 2019 9:00pm to 8 May 2019 3:00pm

    Prior preparation and interview success go hand in hand. Make sure you arrive confident and prepared to impress.

  • LinkedIn workshop

    15 April 2019 4:00pm to 7 May 2019 3:00pm

    If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile, chances are it’s something you’ve been saying you’ll ‘get to’ for a while. Perhaps you haven’t made the start because you are unsure of the benefits of LinkedIn and how they relate to your personal goals?

  • Continuing Professional Development Course

    29 April 2019 8:00am to 3 May 2019 5:00pm

    The purpose of this course is to provide practising engineers with the specialist knowledge to address the fire safety strategy of buildings and understand the implications of using cladding products capable of supporting external flame spread.

  • 2 May 2019 6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Join The University of Queensland and fellow alumni for networking drinks at the launch of the Sydney Alumni Ambassador Council