The Association for Qualitative Research
The Hub of Qualitative Thinking

The Qualitative Research Calendar

The AQR runs a number of training courses, events meetings and conferences throughout the year. Most of these are open to both AQR members and to non-members, but advance booking is required unless otherwise stated. Our AQR events and training courses prove very popular and early booking is advised.

November 2018

Discover smart-data driven strategies that also leverage human understanding. Two days of data followed by two days of qualitative with clients and suppliers from around the world.

Date:11, 12, 13, 14, 15 November 2018
Venue:Gibson Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
Organised by:ESOMAR

Young Disruptors
***FULLY BOOKED*** for The Young Disruptors : Interview like a Police Detective

Date:22 November 2018
Time:From 7pm
Venue:WeWork, 3 Waterhouse Square, 138 Holborn, London EC1N 2SW
Admission:Fully Booked

AQR Hub Webinar : How Qualitative Research is Affected by GDPR - Session 2 []
Following our successful joint GDPR webinar in July, we will organise a second edition on 29 November.Like last time we will be addressing your concerns, questions and uncertainties around qualitative research. Join us on Thursday 29 November at 15:00 GMT to hear more of your questions answered on how qualitative research is affected by GDPR.

Date:29 November 2018
Time:15.00 GMT
Organised by:AQR

Join us for an insightful, entertaining and morale boosting half hour. with Nick Southgate in conversation.He'll be setting out 5 reasons why reports of the demise of qual are greatly exaggerated and why we have every reason to believe our jobs will withstand automation

Date:30 November 2018
Organised by:AQR

January 2019

Communicating Your Story
Bringing your killer insight to life and answering the business issue

Date:11 January 2019

AQR Spark
Continuing the series of Spark events with topics that will improve your professional skills

Date:To be confirmed
Time:7.00pm to 9.00pm
Venue:Central London

March 2019

AQR Hub Webinar
Jon Alexander, co-founder of the New Citizen Project, in conversation with Neon & Vine's Andy Dexter.

Date:1 March 2019
Time:12 midday
Organised by:AQR

May 2019

Moderating Skills Workshop
2 day workshop of hands-on training from theory to practice

Date:May 2019 TBC
Time:9 to 4:45 each day
Venue:Spectrum, 25 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8HT

July 2019

Online Moderating Skills
Designing and running communities, bulletin boards. Live chats and online diaries to get the most out of digital qual.

Date:July 2019 TBC
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:Spectrum, 25 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8HT

September 2019

Analysis and Interpretation Skills
Tools and techniques to help you to get from fieldwork data to killer insight. A 1 day course covering the journey from data to meaning. Led by Caroline Florence, Insight Narrator

Date:September 2019 TBC
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm

October 2019

Hands on Moderating Skills
AQR's Moderating Skills Course with online tutorial followed by hands on training

Date:October 2018 TBC
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:iView London, Wellington House , 125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP


Please Note, we can only take bookings and answer queries for events organised by the AQR. Enquiries about non-AQR events should be made directly to the organisers of that event. Details of non-AQR events are for information only. Please make sure you confirm dates, times and venues with the organisers of those events.