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.

September 2019

Call for Entries AQR Qualitative Excellence Award 2019
Now in its 17th year, the AQR Qualitative Excellence Award is recognised as the UK's premium Qualitative Research Award with a distinguished judging panel which includes representatives of AURA, MRS, ESOMAR and APG.

Date:16 September 2019
Organised by:AQR

Insight Sensemaking: Core analysis and interpretation

Date:18 September 2019
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:The Research House, 124 Wigmore Street , Marlyebone, London W1U 3RY

October 2019

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

Date:18 October 2019
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:iView London, Wellington House , 125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP

January 2020

Communicating Your Story
You've done great fieldwork, sweated over the analysis and hurrah - you've got some really great findings then what? It's not always easy to get that killer insight into a client-facing story and to present it in a way that gets clients fired up to act on your recommendations

Date:January 2020 TBC
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
Venue:Central London TBC

May 2020

Moderating Skills Workshop
AQR's two day Moderating Skills workshop of hands-on training from theory to practice

Date:May 2020 TBC
Time:9 to 4:45 each day
Venue:Spectrum, 25 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8HT

July 2020

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

Date:July 2020 TBC
Time:9.00am to 5.00pm
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.