Roberts, D. (Forthcoming – spring 2012) ‘Local Music Practices and the Cultural Economy: Three Spaces of Research’. Qualitative Researcher.
Doctoral Researcher Conference 2009 (University of Birmingham) - ‘The Order of Sounds’
Doctoral Researcher Conference 2010 (University of Birmingham) – ‘Exploring the Production of Power Relations through Music’
RGS – IBG Postgraduate Forum Mid-Term Conference 2010 (Aberystwyth University) – ‘Noisy Places: Exploring the Production of Power Relations through Music’
Spatial Methodologies in Social Science Conference 2010 (University of Birmingham) – ‘Performing and Producing Ethnographic Methods’ (Co-Organiser of conference)
RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2010 (London) (Session title:Sonic methods in human geography ) – ‘Placing Sound in Ethnographic Research’
Analysing and Defending Qualitative Research Conference 2011 (University of Birmingham) ‘From the field to the file: what to do with all that data...’
AAG Annual Meeting 2012 (New York) (Session title: Geographies of Media 3: Geographies of Music) –‘Decentring the Urban Cultural Economy: A Study of Local Music Practices in Birmingham, England’