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.

April 2017

ICG Webinar []
ICG's Digital Academy brings you: What Do You Do When Your Sales Pipeline Is Full? (It is full isn't it?)

Date:27 April 2017
Organised by:ICG

Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Award []
Another chance to nominate someone for bravery in market research as the Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Awards goes into its 6th year!!

Date:30th April 2017
Organised by:Research Liberation Front

May 2017

AQR Spark
AQR Spark brings you... Secrets of Innovation & Brand Building. ***JUST ONE PLACE LEFT - PLEASE CALL TO BOOK***

Date:9 May 2017
Time:7.15pm to 8.45pm
Venue:The Garden Room, St Luke's Community Centre, 90 Central St London EC1V 8AJ

AQR Workshop - Welcome to the Games
Workshops aren't just souped-up focus groups, but require a specific set of skills. This day course will provide a good starter kit for those looking to develop their knowledge in setting up and running successful workshops.

Date:25 May 2017
Time:9.00 to 5.00pm
Venue:The London Art House, 2-18 Britannia Row London N1 8PA

AQR's Young Unfocused Group (YUG) bring those with less than 7 years in research, events to network, socialise and learn.

Date:To be confirmed

June 2017

AQR Conference 2017 [R]evolution: Never Standing Still
*** Taking Place on Thursday 8 June 2017 in London - Tickets now on sale***

Date:8 June 2017
Time:9.00am to 5.30pm Followed by drinks reception
Venue:The Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE

AQR Summer Party and AGM
AQR's Fabulous Summer Party

Date:28 June 2017
Venue:Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place Regent's Park London NW1 4LE
Admission:AQR members only

July 2017

Call for Entries AQR Prosper Riley-Smith Qualitative Excellence Award
The AQR Prosper Riley-Smith Qualitative Excellence Award is recognised as the UK's premium Qualitative Research Award.

Date:To be confirmed

Breakfast Bites
A series of morning meetings designed to tackle small but important issues researchers face as they progress throughout their career in Market Research

Date:July 2017
Time:8.30am to 10.30am

September 2017

AQR Conference at AURA
AQR @ AURA Conference. Providing speaker opportunities to promote qualitative success and innovation to our client group

Date:Call for Papers deadline August - Confercne September Conference TBC

Hands on Moderating Skills
AQR's Hands on Moderating Skills Course.

Date:22 September 2017
Time:9.00am to 6.00pm
Venue:iView London, Wellington House , 125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP

October 2017

Behavioural Economics Masterclass
Getting to grips with the essentials and applications to qualitative research. intermediate/senior levels

Date:To be confirmed
Venue:To be confirmed

November 2017

Join us for the adventure of a lifetime at this year's Global Qualitative conference, 5-7 November in Porto, as we go Back To The Future and harness the heritage of qualitative to inspire tomorrow...and tomorrow's tomorrow.

Date:5, 6, 7 November 2017
Organised by:ESOMAR


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.