Future Events

This page is regularly updated by the Connected Communities Team and individual projects with upcoming events. These events are a great way for everyone, from researchers and community partners to members of the public, to get involved in the programme.

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

The Elizabeth Fry Building, 6 June 2017 10:00 am

  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 and humanities research, creative practice, and humanities-oriented development ideas and activity. Read more

Creative Methods for Research and Community Engagement Summer School

Keele University, 6 July 2017

PhD students and Early Career Researchers are welcome at this event organised by the Community Animation and Social Innovation Centre (CASIC) at Keele University.   The Summer School will be held in central England at the New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme (6-7 July) and Keele University campus (8 July), where you will experience the KAVE (https://www.keele.ac.uk/pharmacy/digital/kave/) and our Makerspace facilities (https://www.keele.ac.uk/make/). Read more

Leapfrog Summer School

, 11 July 2017

Effective Engagement, Capturing Value, and Evidencing Impact in Research Call for Participation | 11th – 13th July 2017 | Lancaster University This is a call for applications to participate in the second Leapfrog 3 day Summer School in July. This year’s school is looking at effective, impactful engagement as part of the research process. Read more

Co-Creating Cities and Communities

Watershed, 12 July 2017

A Summer Forum | 12 & 13 July 2017 | for the AHRC Connected Communities Programme, Urban Living Pilots and project teams involved in collaborative or co-produced research within the wider AHRC themes. Call for Papers to come together and discuss how academic research, communal engagement and collaborative action can re-build and re-energise the city, with community interests put firmly at the centre. Read more

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