Events Archive

Webinar Recordings and Presentations

The following webinar recordings and presentations are now available in the members area.

Data & Segmentation

How COVID-19 is changing the movement of your residents?
Speakers Stewart Eldridge, Associate Partner – Public Sector & Alex McCulloch, Director, CACI Limited

Who …

LARIA Webinar Series 2020


We are pleased to announce the programme for our 2020 webinar series. The series is free to attend for Full & Corporate Members.

For Associate & Non Members, sign up to Full Membership for just £15.00 to access the …

Laria North East Networking Event 15 October 2019 – Research Strategies and Techniques

The fifth LARIA North East Networking event was well-attended, with 17 attendees and five presenters. Held at Newcastle Civic Centre, we enjoyed a mixture of presentations on research strategies and techniques, and the chance to meet other North East local …

LARIA North East Networking Event 2019

The first LARIA North East networking event of 2019 will take place on Thursday 21st March, 1-4pm at North Yorkshire County Council in Northallerton. There’ll be plenty of chances to network, and we have speakers discussing: Intelligent Council project, Durham …

LARIA Listens Event, Perth – A Summary

On Friday 21 April 2017 LARIA in Scotland had an interesting and informative event which explored the topic of Engaging Communities and Understanding Poverty. Presentations and discussions of the day included:

Learning from Participatory Budgeting in Paris: Coryn Barclay, Fife…

The LARIA One Day Conference 2016: Output to Outcome

On Thursday 24th November, the LARIA One Day Conference took place at the Royal Northern College of Music. The event was a great success, and LARIA would like to say a big thank you to our exhibitors, Enventure Research, QSR …

Social Research Association Annual Conference – Call for workshop presentations

Making the links: New directions for social research

6 December 2016, London

For more information on the conference and details of how to submit abstracts, please see here.


BSPS conference – call for papers

BSPS (British Society for Population Studies) Annual Conference  Leeds University, 7th-9th September 2015

The BSPS Annual conference is in Leeds this year, September 7th – 9th. We are seeking offers of 15 – 20 minute presentations on the following aspects …

Book your place at the LARIA Annual Conference 24th-25th March 2015, York

How do we make a difference through new ways of working?

Book your place now. The full programme and list of speakers is now available.

Keynote Speakers include:

Emma Stone, Director of Policy & Research, Joseph Rowntree Foundation CACI Kersten…

Call for workshop presentations SRA Conference 2014 ‘Changing social research: Evolution or revolution?’

The SRA are looking for engaging workshop presentations which will address the broad theme of the conference, ideally with a focus on one of the following areas:

Methodological challenges Innovation Maintaining quality Research ethics Making an impact Evaluation Funding and…

Integrating services for older people

On the 18th June 2014 there was a joint  Social Services Research Group (SSRG) and the National Institute for Health Research School for Social Care Research (NIHR SSCR) looking at integrating services for older people. As an attendee the biggest …

Events hosted by the SRA

SRA Summer Event 2014: Living with austerity – What does research tell us? Seminar: Latest findings from the Great British Sex Survey Seminar: Progress and challenges in social research Seminar: Positives and negatives in the Welsh government’s drive for bilingualism…

Reshaping local places and services through local research

Tuesday 4th November 2014, University of Manchester

This one-day training workshop offers practical guidance on maximising the use of local research to help reshape local places and services. It will cover:


LARIA London Event – Update and downloads

Thank you to all who attended the LARIA London event and to the GLA for hosting. It was a very successful meeting with plenty of ideas to take away and implement in our own authorities.

To download presentations please click …

Social Media in Social Research conference

We’re pleased to announce that the SRA Social Media in Social Research conference on Friday 16 May is now open for registration.  It will be at the British Library conference centre in central London.

See event details and register…