News and events
21 November 2018
Big data – taking the guesswork and the risks out of the big decisions
A leading expert in big data analytics has told a Business School symposium that movements on the world’s stock markets are becoming more uniform with prices rising and falling in an interdependent way.
16 November 2018
Stakes are high as crypto dice roll in cyberspace
A recent University of Sydney Business School conference explored crypto-currency risk, the effectiveness of regtech and how fintechs are disrupting the financial services sector.
16 November 2018
Surprise Surprise - Trackless Trams are in vogue with light rail supporters!
The emotional ideology in the debate on public transport between those who support light rail and those who reject bus rapid transit has clouded the issue, David Hensher writes.
15 November 2018
Collaboration reveals innovative data insights
The United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney will hold a first-of-its-kind "Data for Directors" program to be taught by the centre’s CEO, Professor Simon Jackman.
13 November 2018
Nursing leader wins prestigious Future Leaders MBA Scholarship
Canadian Nicole Thibodeau arrived in Australia as a tourist in 2011, liked the weather and decided to stay. Nicole describes herself as “highly ambitious” and her success in her adopted homeland would seem to bear that out.
07 November 2018
Sydney at the epicentre of global accounting education
World leaders in the accounting sector are gathering in Sydney for three key meetings which are expected to have a significant impact on global accounting standards and practices.
06 November 2018
Indian women hold the key to food wellbeing
Governments need to recognise the status of women in the family and society and give them a role in developing policies aimed at alleviating poverty, according to researchers at the University of Sydney Business School.