Our inaugural event will be held on
Friday 23 September 2016 with Newcastle University’s new Policy Academy.
• Friday 23rd September 2016, 10.00am -
1.30pm, University of Newcastle:Book
a place for Research, Impact and the UK Parliament: Newcastle, 23rd September
• Wednesday 19th October 2016,
10.00am - 1.30pm, Birkbeck College, University of London:Book a place for Research, Impact and the
UK Parliament: London, 19th October 2016
• Register your interest for
events in your region or nation:Register
your interest here.
These interactive events will cover
the following areas, with lots of opportunities for questions:
The differences between the UK Parliament and
How the UK Parliament uses research
Contacting MPs and members of the House of
Working with Select Committees
Using Parliamentary Office of Science
and Technology research into the 2014 REF case studies, these events will
discuss how academics are having impact in Parliament and give practical advice
and information about how to get involved. The UK Parliament was cited in 20%
of case studies submitted in the 2014 REF. Parliament was cited in all four REF
panels. 88% of higher education universities submitted case studies citing the
There is an attendance fee of £40,
including VAT. If this fee is a barrier to your attendance, please contact us;
we may make exceptions in some circumstances.
Any queries should be addressed to the Houses of Parliament Universities
Programme at firstname.lastname@example.org
or on 0207 219 8711.