Research Impact Training Programme

Research, Impact and the UK Parliament: Nov 2017, Wales

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How can your research be heard in the UK Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales?

The UK Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales use research and academic knowledge to inform scrutiny and legislation.

Academics can help to ensure that the decisions that affect people’s lives are taken with the best available evidence.

This training event is interactive with plenty of opportunity for discussion and questions. A networking session with refreshments is included. After the training you will:

  • Understand Parliament’s role and processes
  • Know how research is used in the UK Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales
  • Be able to identify opportunities to feed your research into the UK Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales' work
  • Learn tips and advice on communicating your research at the UK Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales

Using Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology research into the 2014 REF case studies, this event will also discuss how academics are having impact in the UK Parliament and give practical advice and information about how to get involved.

There is an attendance fee of £40, including VAT. If this fee is a barrier to your attendance, please contact us; we may make exceptions in some circumstances.

Any enquiries please email: Kate Spiller, Impact and Engagement Officer, Research Hub for Arts, Humanities and Law: k.spiller@swansea.ac.uk

When: Wed 8 November 2017, 13:30 – 17:00
Where: Rooms 110,11,113 School of Management,Bay Campus, Swansea University
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/research ... 7058308398

REIS Seminar Series

2017 / 2018 Programme

Research, Engagement & Innovation Services (REIS) host a range of timely, relevant and informative seminars to support staff and researchers at Swansea University. 

Please find below currently confirmed training sessions.  To view all the current training available for research staff, please view the Full 17/18 Research Training Catalogue

For further information on publicised events, and to provide feedback on additional seminars that would be of value to you, please contact +44(0)1792 606060 or Email: reis@swansea.ac.uk