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.

July 2018

AQR Hub Webinar - How Qualitative Research is Affected by GDPR []
Join us on Wednesday 18 July at 15:00 BST to hear your questions answered on how qualitative research is affected by GDPR. We'll be speaking with ESOMAR's Head of Public Affairs and Professional Standards, Kim Smouter-Umans, who will be tackling some of our most pressing concerns in the new GDPR-era.

Date:18 July 2018
Time:15.00 BST
Organised by:AQR

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:20 July 2018
Time:9.00 to 5.00pm
Venue:The London Art House, 2-18 Britannia Row London N1 8PA

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

Date:27 July 2018
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:Spectrum, 25 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8HT

September 2018

Analysis and Interpretation Skills
Tools and techniques to help you to get from fieldwork data to killer insight

Date:14 September 2018

Breakfast Bites
AQR's Breakfast Bites is back with a session session that will help you present with confidence, hold the attention of a room and ensure everyone walks away feeling energised and full of ideas.

Date:25 September 2018
Time:8.30am to 10.30am
Venue:Central London TBC

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

October 2018

Hands on Moderating Skills
Back again by popular demand - AQR's Moderating Skills Course with online tutorial followed by hands on training

Date:19 October 2018
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:iView London, Wellington House , 125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP

November 2018

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

Date:16 November 2018

May 2019

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

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


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.