Schools & Families Language open day: Victoria Educational Organisation (all venues). Today, 10am-4pm. Tel 2578 9083/6113 3982. Around the world in five hours: West Island School annual fair. 250 Victoria Road, Pokfulam. Today, 3pm-8pm. Tel 2816 7222. HKIEd Carnival 2008: Tai Po Campus, Friday-Sunday, February 1-3, 11am-6pm. Tel 2948 6042;  Cantonese opera children's performance: C-LP-11, HKIEd. Next Saturday, 2pm-3.30pm and 4.30pm-6pm. Tel 2948 8468. Higher & Continuing University of Toronto scholarship seminar: Canadian Education Centre, Room 1216, China Merchants Tower, Shuk Tak Centre, 168 Connaught Road Central. Today, 11am. Tel 2524 9668. Hong Kong Law Fair: CityU School of Law. HK Exhibition Centre Hall A1, booth S4, 3/F China Resources Building, 26 Harbour Road, Wan Chai. Today, noon-4pm. Tel 2788 8008. Civilisation courses and reading of classics; their importance and significances: CityU CCC lecture series. AV Room 6143, Level 6, Amenities Building, CityU. Monday, 2.30pm-4.20pm. In Putonghua. Tel 2194 2477. Monetary policy and macro control in China - the actual impact of window guidance. LingnanU Centre for Public Policy Studies & Dept of Economics. Speaker Dr Anne-Laure Delatte, HKUST and French Centre for Research of Contemporary China. Room SO322, Wong Building, LingnanU. Monday, 2.30pm-4pm. Tel 2616 7182/7191. Warwick Medical School seminar: British Council, 3 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty. Monday, 7pm-8.30pm. Tel 2525 4604 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org International Baccalaureate in primary years: Dyslexia Association discussion. Speakers Ann Coker and Andrea Muller, ESF. Monday, 7pm-9pm. e-mail email@example.com Analyst forecast inefficiency in reaction to earnings news: cognitive bias vs. economic incentives. CityU seminar. G7534, Green zone (lift 2), Academic Building, CityU. Tuesday, 2.30pm-4pm. Deciphering primary education in a changing context: HKIEd Faculty of Professional and Early Childhood Education seminar. D1-LP-04, HKIEd. Tuesday, 3pm-6.30pm. Tel Cindy Cheung, 2948 8778. Zipping, wetting and other surface phenomena: HKUST Dept of Physics. Speaker Prof Detlef Lohse, TwenteU, Netherlands. KC Chen Forum (LT H), HKUST. Wednesday, 3pm-4pm. Tel Louiza Law, 2358 7506. Context for the changing academic profession: a survey of international indicators: HKU Faculty of Education seminar. Speaker Prof William Cummings, HKU. LG01, Hui Oi Chow Building, HKU. Thursday, 12.45pm-2pm. University of Warwick: higher education foundation seminar. HKUST (CL3) Admiralty Learning Centre, 3/F Far East Finance Centre, Central. Thursday, 7pm- 8pm. Tel 2528 3801. Comparing educational systems - the six core models: HKU Faculty of Education. Speaker Prof William Cummings, HKU. Room G01, James Lee Building, HKU. Next Saturday, February 2, 10am-11.30am. Exhibitions & Events Child Growth Education Expo: Eugene International Ltd. HK Conference & Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai. Today and tomorrow. Tel 2103 7320, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org HK MBA & Postgraduate EdFair: U21 Global/A-Performers/Chartered Institute of Marketing. 35/F Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road, Wan Chai. Today, midday-6pm. Tel Sarah Burton, 2916 8815; www.u21global.edu.sg Education UK: British Council exhibition. Hall B, HK Conference & Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai. Today and tomorrow 1pm-7pm. Tel 2913 5100; e-mail email@example.com Hong Kong Art School graduation exhibition: Pao Galleries, January 28-February 21, 10am-8pm. Looking Ahead IAU Symposium 251: organic matter in space: HKU Faculty of Science conference. Loke Yew Hall, HKU. February 18-22, 9am-6pm. Tel 2859 2683; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Education and Careers Expo: Trade Development Council. HK Conference & Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai. February 21-24. Tel 2584 4333; e-mail: email@example.com US Education Fair: Linden Tours. Marina Rooms, Excelsior Hotel, Causeway Bay. March 1, 1pm-4pm. Tel 2603 5771; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Memory and redemption: HKU School of English. Speaker Tan Twan Eng. Rayson Huang Theatre. March 4, 5pm. Tel 2859 2751; e-mail email@example.com The Man distinguished lecture: HKU School of English seminar. Speaker Man Booker Prize winner Anne Enright. March 11, 6pm-7pm. Rayson Huang Theatre, HKU. Tel 2859 2755; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Comprehending urban predicaments through the lens of culture: HKU Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management seminar. Speaker Dr Ian Morley, CUHK. Room 829, Knowles Building, Pokfulam Road, HKU. March 12, 12.45pm-1.45pm.