Events in the School of Social Policy

Keep up-to-date with the latest events from across the School of Social Policy. 

Forthcoming events

CHASM Annual Conference 2018

Date
26/06/2018
Location:
Euston Road, London, The Friends' Meeting House
Description
Financial challenges for working-age people can take on many guises. For employees they can range from increasing household debt and demanding financial commitments to a limited ability to save or plan for the future. For the self-employed these can be multiplied by the added burden of business management.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences

CHASM Seminar

Date
04/07/2018
Description
Stefan Angel, Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and Professor Bernadene de Clercq from the University of South Africa will be presenting their research.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Hope for Housing – the rebirth of Community-Led Housing

Date
09/07/2018
Location:
Nicholson Building
Description
The conference aims to connect international academic research, local community activism and policy debates and support community-led housing in Birmingham and the West Midlands. Following the announcements of a Community Housing Fund in December 2016, and November 2017 we are anticipating an acceleration of activity in the community housing space, with new regional hubs already established in Leeds, Bristol, London and East Midlands (adding to existing umbrella organisations).
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Under what circumstances, and in what ways, is a quality improvement collaborative likely to succeed in a care home setting?

Date
17/07/2018
Location:
Courtyard Room, Park House, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham
Description
Dr Reena Devi is a research fellow in the Division of Medical Sciences and Graduate Entry Medicine at the University of Nottingham.
Categories:
Social Sciences

International Conference on LGBTQ Inclusion in Higher Education

Date
13 - 14/09/2018
Location:
Birmingham Business School
Description
Join us for the third International Conference on LGBTQ Inclusion in Higher Education. The @LGBTQinHE network was founded in 2015 at the University of Birmingham as a space to facilitate scholarly and professional discussion about the issues facing LGBTQ staff and students within higher education organisations.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences
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