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2018 annual conference

DELEGATE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS CLOSED

Wednesday 23 May 2018

Congress Centre, 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS

Delegate price: £75.00

Held in central London, our sixth annual conference will address how to support a culture of high quality and ethical research. With a range of expert speakers, including Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Chair, House of Commons Science and Technology Committee, and Andrew Thompson, Professor of Modern History at the University of Exeter and Executive Chair of the Arts and Humanities Research Council, one of the 9 Councils in UK Research and Innovation, as well as representatives from UKRIO, our conference will discuss how to respond to common issues and pitfalls and provide an update for new developments within the sector.

The programme for the day will also provide delegates the opportunity to discuss issues that matter to them and and share their own experiences.

 

Target audience

This conference is aimed at anyone with an interest in research integrity, research ethics, research culture, ensuring quality and ethical standards in research, or in addressing sloppiness or misconduct in research. To reserve a place, please contact us at info@ukrio.org .

Please note that this event is for members of UKRIO subscriber institutions only. If your institution would like to learn more about the benefits of supporting UKRIO, please contact us.

 

Keynote speakers:

  • Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Chair, House of Commons Science and Technology Committee; Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for North Norfolk
  • Andrew Thompson, Professor of Modern History at the University of Exeter and Executive Chair of the Arts and Humanities Research Council, one of the 9 Councils in UK Research and Innovation
  • Professor Jane Hutton, Department of Statistics, University of Warwick

 

Other confirmed speakers include:

  • Louise Corti, Director, Collections Development and Data Publishing, UK Data Service
  • Dr Frances Downey, Senior Policy Adviser, Royal Society
  • Chris Graf, Co-Chair, Committee on Publication Ethics; Director, Research Integrity and Publishing Ethics, Wiley
  • Dr Irene Hames, independent specialist in research publication, peer review and research integrity
  • Dr Sean Jennings, Head of Research Governance and Ethics, University of Birmingham
  • Dr Simon Kolstoe, University of Portsmouth
  • Dr Janet Metcalfe, Head, VITAE
  • John Oates, British Psychological Society and Open University
  • James Parry, Chief Executive of UKRIO
  • Sam Roseveare, Policy Manager, Universities UK
  • Professor Sir Bernard Silverman, Chair of UKRIO; former Home Office Chief Scientific Adviser

 

Further speakers will be announced shortly.

 

Programme

A programme for the event is available here. Information on the parallel sessions can be found here.

This is a one day conference. Registration will be from 09:00, with the conference opening at 10:00.

 

Venue and travel

The event will be held at the Congress Centre, 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS. Travel directions to the venue and a location map are available on the venue’s website.

When arriving at the Congress Centre, please enter via the ‘Congress House’ entrance, at the front left-hand corner of the building, and then take the lift to the fifth floor. Congress Centre staff will be on hand to direct you.

 

TO BOOK THIS EVENT

Delegate registration for this event has now closed.

 

Terms and conditions for UKRIO event bookings can be found here.

 

 

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