What is City Talks?
The City Talks public lecture series features a programme of high profile speakers who will share their views and insights on a range of topics. The talks are free of charge, and open to the public.
The Future of Europe
Thursday 26 May
Curzon Building from 6.15 to 8pm
Speakers: Freelance Journalist Frances Robinson (Chair); James Carver MEP; Neena Gill MEP; Saqib Bhatti; Jonathan Barcena; Philip Bushill-Matthews and International Business Consultant Vicky Pryce.
With the UK's EU referendum fast approaching, this event will give you all the facts from both sides of the debate. The great British public need to have their say on whether we stay or leave the EU!
Light Up the Night
An evening with Mike Stevens
Friday 3 June, Adrian Boult Hall from 8.15 to 10pm
Musical Director and musician for Take That and ELO, Mike Stevens will return to his alma mater – Birmingham Conservatoire to share his experiences from his career in the music industry.
Mike has enjoyed a successful career in the music industry, including a solo career as a saxophonist. He'll reflect on his journey from music student, to touring with one of the UK’s biggest bands.
A new series of free public lunchtime debates, bringing together speakers from across the University and the wider Birmingham community. Find out more about 'The Debate' series.