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 2020

AQR Check Ins
Our first 12 AQR Check ins have taken place. Here is a reminder about lucky #13 plus two more for your diary. The sessions continue to be diverse in their topics and attendees and we hope there's something in here that takes your fancy!

Date:Tues 7 July Weds 15 July and Weds 22 July 2020
Time:4:00pm to 5:00pm on 7 and 22 July 10:00am to 11:00am on 15 July
Venue:Virtually on Zoom

Recruiter Accreditation Scheme - LAUNCH []
On 21st July 2020 the Recruiter Accreditation Scheme (RAS) will be launched with the opening of the assessment process to enable practitioners to become recognised as an AQR/MRS Accredited Recruiter. To support the launch AQR and MRS will be hosting a joint webinar to talk about the Scheme, how it works and to enable practitioners to ask any questions about the Scheme and its assessment process.

Date:21 July 2020
Time:10:00am to 10:45am
Organised by:AQR and MRS

Breakfast Bites - Creating Impact Virtually
***ONLY 4 PLACES LEFT*** The current crisis has meant many of us are working virtually out of necessity but this new reality has also revealed an appetite for more remote working in future. So how do we adapt to this new way of working and ensure that we are getting the best out of the tools we use?

Date:28 July 2020
Time:9.30am to 11.00am
Venue:By Video Via Zoom

AQR/AURA Conference
***CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS*** We are delighted that AURA again want to showcase the best in qual this year online. This is a great opportunity to illustrate how we are working with our clients to help them through Covid-19 and prepare them for what comes next.

Date:Submissions deadline 30 July 2020

September 2020

AQR's Autumn Event
AQR's AGM and Big Bash Party

Date:30 September 2020


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.