North West ESRC /AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships Impact Even, 21st May


    The event is organised by the ESRC DTP in collaboration with the AHRC DTP and they have decided to open up the event to the wider PGR community as they have a few places left.

    Please see details attached for the joint North West ESRC / AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships Impact Event.

    As well as providing context regarding how impact can benefit your PGR projects and subsequent careers, the day offers an opportunity to discuss the potential impact of your specific research with fellow PGRs and expert Impact Officers from across the consortia.

    This will be held between 10.30 and 16.00 on the 21st May 2019 at The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool. Please see below for full details.

    To book a place please use the Eventbrite link here.

    North West ESRC /AHRC Doctoral Training Partnerships Impact Event

    21st May 2019, 10:30 – 16:00

    The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool, L1 3BT

    10:30 – 11:00 Welcome and Introduction

    Professor Gabe Mythen, NWSSDTP Director

    11:00 – 12:00 What is Impact?

    Dr Chris Williams, Research Impact Officer, University of Liverpool

    12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

    13:00 – 13:30 What does Impact mean for Postgraduate Researchers?

    Dr Ian Fairweather, Researcher Development Manager, University of Manchester

    13:30 – 14:00 Placements and Internships

    Dr Gemma Scott, Engagement, Partnerships and Impact Development Officer, Keele University

    14:00 Coffee Break

    14:20 Workshop on individual impact plans for attendees

    · Attendees will be contacted and asked to complete a brief template reflecting on the potential impact of their research ahead of the event.

    · The templates will be reviewed and attendees will be grouped on the basis of their audiences, types of impact etc.

    · Each group will work with one member of the expert panel to develop their impact plans.

    15:30 Closing Panel

    16:00 Close