Join Professor Pankaj Sah, QBI Director, Professor Debbie Terry AO, UQ Vice Chancellor & President, and keynote speaker, Mr Peter Varghese AO, Chancellor of UQ, and former Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2012-2016), who will discuss the current geopolitical landscape.

Research at QBI is the critical lifeline to gaining a deeper understanding of the fundamental mechanisms which control brain function and possible solutions to many of the health problems facing the world today.

QBI's Discovery Research Endowment Fund will allow some of the best minds to concentrate on curiosity-driven research. Philanthropy plays a crucial role in providing financial backing for this early-stage research, and is a critical pathway to uncovering entirely new approaches to easing the burden of brain-related disorders in the future. QBI has been built on this research foundation and it is integral to our success.

Date: Wednesday 8 June
Time: 6:30 for a 7:00pm seating
Venue: Queensland Cricketers' Club, East Brisbane
Dress: Business Attire
Menu: Three-courses with matched wines
Ticket Price: $195 or $1950 for a table of 10. Tickets will be available in May.

We encourage guests to host a scientist at their table, please advise if you would be interested in this. 

About Discovery Research Endowment Fund Dinner

The QBI Discovery Research Endowment Fund will allow some of the best minds in the world to concentrate on curiosity-driven research, Philanthropy plays a crucial role in providing financial backing for this early-stage research, and is a critical pathway to uncovering entirely new approaches to easing the burden of brain-related diseases in the future. This is the foundation QBI has been built on and has been integral to our success.

 

Event Enquiries:

Email: qbievents@uq.edu.au

 

Venue

Queensland Cricketers' Club, East Brisbane