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Third Sector Research Forum events

A key TSRF aim is to maximise the impact of third sector research and evidence through knowledge exchange and networking.  The forum hosts regular events and conferences that bring together third sector practitioners and academic researchers to share knowledge and explore research collaboration.

Please note we are fully booked for this event 

Conference October 9th 2019 - Collaborating for Impact

More information about the conference is here but it's currently fully booked and we are holding a waiting list.  There will be a conference report.

Past events 

Researching Together conference 2018

Let's Collaborate 2018: Researching Together                                                            

Researching Together logoFunded by the Scottish Government Third Sector Research Forum 4th 'Let's collaborate' event, Researching Together, took place on 1 February 2018 . 

The programme offered a variety of sessions about the benefits and challenges of collaborative research. For more details about the interactive session see session descriptions.

To get a flavour of Researching Together and to see tweets from participants read this storify presentation.

Read the Conference report 

Slides, handouts and roundtable notes from interactive sessions

Dr Jim Elder-Woodward, OBE, Chair Glasgow Centre for Inclusive Living and Professor Kirstein Rummery Coproducing research with disabled people: Disability research into independent living and learning - Dr Jim Elder-Woodward OBE Chair, Glasgow Centre for Inclusive Living (DRILL research) and Dr Elaine Douglas -  slides here and handout here

 

 

 

 

Martin McKee, Social Lab, Gillian Kirkwood, and Lyndsey Coleman, Y-Sort it ServiceThe Research for Change programme - Martin McKee, Social Lab - slides here.

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Chik Collins

The University of West of Scotland-Oxfam Partnership: Reflections on some experience of collaborative research and advocacy - Professor Chik Collins, University of West Scotland - slides here.

 

 

 

Andrew Patterson, Scottish Community Development Centre

Research by the community: what can we learn from community-led action research? Facilitated by Andrew Patterson, Scottish Community

 

 

 

 

 

 

Let's Collaborate 2016: See the programme here.  To get a flavour of the day see the event report; our Storify, and blog.

Let's Collaborate 2015: The programme for the day involved short presentations, thematic roundtable discussions and three breakout sessions. To get a flavour of the day and see what participants had to say read Jane Marryat's report.

Let's Collaborate 2014: Read the report from the event to find out what happened and what was discussed!

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