Our calendar of engagement events and activities has been developed to educate, inform and inspire. Spanning schools, the public, academia and policy makers, there's something for everyone.

To find out more about each event click on the links below or contact HWEngage@hw.ac.uk

Year of Health 2019
Date Event or Activity Location Suitable for
January

Heriot's Healthy Home competition

Scotland-wide Children aged 7 to 12
January

Engineering a Healthy Future

Edinburgh campus Primary school aged children
January Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival
 
Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh All
January 'Assembling the Masses'
 
Edinburgh campus All
February  SoCoRo: review after year two
 
Edinburgh campus Stakeholders
March  Mother Tongues Festival
 
Dublin, Ireland Age 6+
March  Glasgow International Comedy Festival
 
Glasgow Age 16+
March  Multilingual Debates
 
Edinburgh campus All
April Health Innovation and Technologies research festival
 
Edinburgh campus Stakeholders
April Edinburgh Science Festival
 
Edinburgh campus All
April Comfort at the Extremes
 
Dubai campus Stakeholders
May Pint of Science
 
Edinburgh Adults
June Scottish Centre for Geopoetics Residential Conference  Biggar All
August Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas (CoDI)
 
Edinburgh Fringe Age 12+
August iSIHAT 2019: Frontiers in Health Rehabilitation
 
Malaysia Stakeholders
September Orkney International Science Festival
 
Orkney All
September Doors Open Day
 
Edinburgh campus All
September Explorathon
 
West Lothian All
October Midlothian Science Festival Midlothian All
December Public Engagement Awards & Showcase Edinburgh campus Stakeholders