Research, Impact and the UK Parliament is a training conference taking place in UCL on Wednesday 7th June 2017.
This is an opportunity for Kings College London academics to learn how their research can influence and impact proceedings at the UK Parliament.
The event will be at 1.30 – 5.00pm on 7th June 2017 at University College London. It is open to all academic researchers, from PhD students to senior researchers, and university impact support staff.
At this 3 hour training event, you will learn:
- How to contact MPs and Members of the House of Lords from Parliament’s Outreach & Engagement Service
- How to work with Select Committees from a clerk of a House of Commons Select Committee
- How Parliament has been cited in REF 2014 impact case studies from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology
“This was one of the most useful events I’ve ever attended.” – RIUKP Attendee, January 2017
“This was a very informative event. I enjoyed learning about how to engage with Parliament and consider the impact of my research on parliamentary activities” – RIUKP Attendee, November 2016
Tickets cost £40 and include lunch. If this fee is a barrier to attendance, please contact us; we may make exceptions in some circumstances. We are also able to discuss group bookings if you would like to book a block of tickets for your institution.
We hold RIUKP events around the UK throughout the year: check www.parliament.uk/academic-training for more details.