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.

February 2021

Young Disruptors: Beating the winter blues
The Christmas lights have gone, your new year motivation is wavering, you're fed-up with lockdown and the skies are forever grey. It's easy to feel down and lacklustre in January but there's lots of you can do to turn your mind set around and feel positive, motivated and optimistic again!

Date:5 February 2021
Time:1:00pm to 2:00pm GMT
Venue:Virtually on Zoom
Admission:RSVP to for the link

1-day Online Moderating Skills Course
New to moderating and want to get a bit more experience under your belt? Done some online or face to face depths or groups already but keen to check you're on the right track?

Date:Wednesday 17 February 2021
Time:10:00am to 5:00pm GMT
Venue:Virtually via Zoom

AQR Book Club
AQR Book Club get up to speed with all those marketing tomes you wish you had already read.

Date:Thursday 18 February

AQR Masterclass - Online Whiteboards
***ONLY TWO PLACES LEFT*** Come across online whiteboards but a bit mystified about how they work? Looking for an online alternative for post-it notes and creative workshop tasks? Then this Mastering (the basics) of Online Whiteboards AQR Masterclass is for you!

Date:Thursday 25 February 2021
Time:10:00am to 12:30pm GMT
Admission:Virtually via Zoom

March 2021

AQR Workshops - Live on Screen
***ONLY FOUR PLACES LEFT*** You've got online research down, it's all going nicely. Next workshops. If you feel daunted by running creative and innovative sessions for your clients online fear not - Workshops - Live on Screen is here to help!

Date:Tues 2nd March and Thurs 4th March 2021
Time:Each day 09:30am to 12:00noon GMT
Venue:Virtually via Zoom

June 2021

AQR AGM 2021 - Can we match the triumphant event held in 2020? You bet we can.

Date:30 June 2021


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.