Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham
Take a tour of the frontier of intelligent robotics. In this talk Prof Jeremy Wyatt and Dr Nick Hawes will take you on a journey inside the minds of the latest intelligent robotics, explaining how they work.
This event looks at the history of health and disease in the West Midlands. It focuses on the changing nature of names for diseases, exploring why some diseases have many names, and why these names have changed across time. This may be of particular interest to family historians who have come across medical terms during the course of their research.
Lecture Theatre G15, Muirhead Tower, University of Birmingham
Love Food Hate Waste - find out what you can do to help reduce waste with WRAP. Rubbish or resource? Then find out how can we turn food waste into fuel with the UKS leading researcher in this area. Have your say in this interactive session.