News from Rachel Daniel

Global Challenges Research Fund and Collaborative Research: A Connected Communities Symposium

Global Challenges Research Fund and Collaborative Research: A Connected Communities Symposium Elizabeth Fry Building, The University of East Anglia Tuesday 6th June 2017 10:00 – 16:00 Free event (registration required)   We are pleased to announce a special one-day symposium on Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) projects and activities, focused on areas of interest around collaborative research, including co-production, arts Read more

New Connected Communities Book! ‘Valuing interdisciplinary collaborative research’

We are delighted to announce the publication of the third book in the Connected Communities series ‘Valuing interdisciplinary collaborative research’ edited by Keri Facer and Kate Pahl. Read more

Photos from LitCom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities

Photographs taken at LitCom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities held at The Writers’ Centre Norwich, Dragon Hall on the 2nd and 3rd of March 2017. Read more

Leapfrog Summer School Call for Participation

Exploring Community Engagement for Research: Power, Impact, & Collaboration 11th – 13th July 2017 | Lancaster University   The Leapfrog Team invite Early Career Researchers (ECRs) involved in community engagement to participate in a Summer School from the 11th – 13th of July 2017 at Lancaster University. Read more

Registration for Litcom 1 now open!

Litcom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities Norwich Writers’ Centre, Dragon Hall, King Street, Norwich     Thursday 2nd March 12.30pm – 5.30pm & Friday 3rd of March 9:30am – 5pm   Free Event (registration essential)   Keynote speakers Ava Chalkiadaki, Vice-Chair, Organisation of Culture, Sports and Youth, City of Athens; member of the Organising Committee, City of Athens Read more

Litcom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities, Deadline Extended

Litcom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities, Call for Papers   Norwich Writers’ Centre, Dragon Hall, King Street, Norwich 2-3 March 2017 – free attendance (registration essential) Application Deadline: 12pm 24th January 2017   Keynote speakers Ava Chalkiadaki         Vice-Chair, Organisation of Culture, Sports and Youth, City of Athens; member of the Organising Committee, City of Athens World Book Capital Read more

Community-based sustainable smart cities and IoT – EPSRC-sponsored workshop

Academic workshop details EPSRC UK sponsored workshop on community-based sustainable smart cities and IoT: When: Wednesday 1st of February 2017, 14:00-16:00 Location: Rich Mix Cultural Foundation, London, E1 6LA Keywords: Smart Cities, Digital Civics, Civic IoT, Food Systems, community design, connected sustainability, sustainable HCI, non-utilitarian HCI Co-Chairs: Sara Heitlinger (s.heitlinger@qmul.ac.uk) and Chris Speed (c.speed@ed.ac.uk) The workshop is part of a Read more

Photos from the Utopia and Connected Communities Conference

Photographs taken at the Utopia and Connected Communities Conference which took place at the British Library Conference Centre on the 7th of January. Read more

Litcom 1: A Conference on Literature and Communities, Call for Papers

  Norwich Writers’ Centre, Dragon Hall, King Street, Norwich 2-3 March 2017 – free attendance (registration essential)     Keynote speakers Ava Chalkiadaki         Vice-Chair, Organisation of Culture, Sports and Youth, City of Athens; member of the Organising Committee, City of Athens                                       World Book Capital 2018 Dave Ward                  Co-ordinator, The Windows Read more

Days in Your Life: 2016 + 2026

Blog post by Helen Graham @myfutureyork   The My Future York research project is working with people who live in York to explore and understand the issues facing the future of the city. Read more