Flexible Hiring: Why to do it and how to make it work

Knowledge Quarter partner, Camden Council, has partnered with the Timewise Foundation to provide a FREE workshop for Camden-based businesses. The workshop will focus on flexible hiring, providing an insight into the potential benefits and progressing to outline practical steps towards implementation.


Knowledge Quarter partners are invited to the reception for the announcement of the shortlists for the 2016 Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals, the most prestigious prizes in writing and illustrating for children. Following the announcement of CILIP and Amnesty International major new partnership, this year’s medals will receive the Amnesty CILIP Honour.

The Big Bang Fair London 2016

The Knowledge Quarter is delighted to be partnering with the Big Bang Fair at Westminster Kingsway College. Knowledge Quarter partners are invited to take part inspiring young people with science, technology, engineering and mathematics but also highlighting how art and cultural organisations focus on science-based projects.

Waste of energy, waste of space, waste of time…. Food waste matters

'Waste Not, Want not'. Dan Crossley, Executive Director of the Food Ethics Council, will chair an expert panel exploring questions like: do we really waste more food than previous generations? Where do we waste it and why?

London Review of Books presents: Mary Beard in discussion with James Davidson

Knowledge Quarter partner, London Review of Books, is delighted to present Britain's best-known classicist Mary Beard in a special off-site event at Senate House, discussing her latest book 'SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome’.

Museum of the citizen: London

Knowledge Quarter partner, the British Museum, will host a discussion on how the British Museum should work with partners across the UK.

Night at the Vet College: Animal Athletes!

Knowledge Quarter partners are invited to a free evening of fun science....and this time our theme is all about Animal Athletes!

Data Protection by Briffa

Briffa would like to invite all KQ partners to a special event on data protection; including a general overview on the subject followed by an introduction on the upcoming changes in the regulation and the measures that can go in place now.

Dee late: rediscovering the lost world of John Dee

Knowledge Quarter partners are invited to a special evening exploring Tudor polymath extraordinaire John Dee. Features late opening of the acclaimed exhibition, film screening and one woman play on Dee’s life seen through his daughter’s eyes.

School of Advanced Study Open Day

Knowledge Quarter partners are invited to the School of Advanced Study’s Open Day. The event will showcase the school’s vast array of resources and will feature, amongst other activities, a special spoken-word performance by Bards without Borders in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.