Skip to content

Toggle service links

You are here

  1. Home
  2. Events
  3. Previous Events

Previous Events

Nov 26

Cove & Kilcreggan Book Festival: Ricky Ross

Saturday, November 26, 2022 - 14:00 to 15:00

Cove Burgh Hall, Shore Road, Cove, G84 0LY

The Open University in Scotland is delighted to support an event with Scottish singer-songwriter and broadcaster Ricky Ross, at the Cove & Kilcreggan Book Festival 2022.

Cove & Kilcreggan Book Festival: Clare Hunter

Saturday, November 26, 2022 - 12:00 to 13:00

Cove Burgh Hall, Shore Road, Cove, G84 0LY

Susan Stewart, Director of The Open University in Scotland, is delighted to be chairing an event with author Clare Hunter, at the Cove & Kilcreggan Book Festival 2022.

Nov 24

Language, Womanhood and Power

Thursday, November 24, 2022 - 17:00 to 19:00

Glasgow Women's Library, 23 Landressy Street, G40 1BP and Online

The Open University in Scotland is proud to be supporting Language, Womanhood and Power at Glasgow Women's Library.

Nov 7

Professor Stephen Peake: Travels with Energy Goggles

Monday, November 7, 2022 - 19:30 to Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 21:00

Aberdeen, Dundee, Dunfermline, Glasgow, Edinburgh

Climate and energy scientist Stephen Peake is giving talks across Scotland, as part of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society's 'Inspiring People' talks series. 

Oct 29

How To Get Published

Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 09:30 to 16:30

Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

The Open University is delighted to be partnering with The Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook (Bloomsbury) to offer this full day conference, How to Get Published.

Oct 18

Frozen Planet 2: Behind the Scenes

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 13:30 to 14:30

Free, Online

Join us for a special event where we talk to academics involved and BBC producers who worked on the amazing BBC / Open University series Frozen Planet 2.

Oct 13

The Political Positions Between Us: Can Psychology Depolarise the Public?

Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 10:30 to 16:00

Wellcome Room, The Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ

This event will offer a thought-provoking opportunity to interact and discuss political polarisation - the divergence of political attitudes - with experts and innovative new researchers. 

Oct 2

Maths Week Scotland 2022 - The Beauty of Maths: Tiling, Geometry and Art

Sunday, October 2, 2022 - 10:00 to 16:30

National Museum of Scotland (Learning Centre, Level 2), Chambers St, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

Explore the exciting work of regular and aperiodic tilings through beautiful artwork and hands on 2D and 3D puzzles, with the OU at Maths Week Scotland. 

Sep 26

Maths Week Scotland 2022 - online workshops

Monday, September 26, 2022 - 10:00 to Friday, September 30, 2022 - 11:00

Free Online

The Open University's Mathematics and Statistics team have created a week of online webinars as part of Maths Week Scotland, to challenge and educate.

Sep 21

Additional Support for Learning webinar - at Scottish Learning Festival

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 12:30 to 13:15

Free Online

The Open University in Scotland is delighted to co-deliver this webinar with the Educational Institute of Scotland on 'Additional Support for Learning: Supporting Me, Supporting Us in Inclusive Practice'.

Sep 18

The Body Politic: Alan Johnson and Sarah Vaughan at Bloody Scotland 2022

Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 13:00 to 14:00

The Albert Halls, Dumbarton Road, Stirling FK8 2QL

The Open University is delighted to support The Body Politic: Alan Johnson and Sarah Vaughan at Bloody Scotland 2022.

Sep 16

The Mind and Body of Murder: Dr Marie Cassidy and Dr Sohom Das at Bloody Scotland

Friday, September 16, 2022 - 12:00 to 13:00

The Albert Halls, Dumbarton Road, Stirling FK8 2QL

The Open University is delighted to support The Mind and Body of Murder: Dr Marie Cassidy and Dr Sohom Das at Bloody Scotland 2022, chaired by author and Clinical Psychologist, Dr Chris Merritt.

Sep 15

Irvine Welsh at Bloody Scotland 2022

Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 22:30 to 23:30

Bloody Scotland online

The Open University is delighted to support Irvine Welsh at Bloody Scotland 2022, interviewed by writer and TV presenter James Crawford. 

Crime In The Spotlight at Bloody Scotland 2022

Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 09:00 to Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 17:00

Stirling and Online

The Open University is delighted to be supporting Crime In The Spotlight at Scotland's International Crime Writing Festival,​ Bloody Scotland 2022. Crime in the Spotlight supports up and comming writers by letting them share a stage with the biggest names in the business. 

Aug 28

Candice Carty-Williams: Queen of Contemporary Fiction at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2022

Sunday, August 28, 2022 - 10:30 to 11:30

Baillie Gifford West Court, Edinburgh College of Art, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9DF

The Open University is proud to sponsor Candice Carty-Williams: Queen of Contemporary Fiction chaired by Paula Akpan at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2022.

See All

Contact us

If you are interested in potentially holding an event with us please email: 
Scotland-External-Affairs@open.ac.uk