Qualitative Research for Policy Making 2010 (QRPM2010)

Venue: Diplomat Hotel

Location: Sliema 1609, Malta

Event Date/Time: Jan 14, 2010 End Date/Time: Jan 15, 2010
Registration Date: Jan 14, 2010
Early Registration Date: Oct 31, 2009
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International Conference:
QUALITATIVE RESEARCH FOR POLICY MAKING 2010
14 & 15 January 2010, Malta

I am pleased to announce that the conference programme for the International Conference on Qualitative Research for Policy Making 2010 is now available. You can request a copy of the draft conference programme by clicking the link below:
http://www.merlien.org/upcoming-events/qrpm-eu.html

Programme highlights: This conference will provide excellent opportunities for you to interact with international experts on how to use qualitative research for underpinning policy decisions. Programme highlights include:
>Engaging in effective dialogues: how can researchers, policymakers and practitioners talk better to each other?
>Maximising the opportunities for qualitative research to enter into policy environments: how to attract research funding?
>Avoiding pitfalls in communicating qualitative research to stakeholders: learning from past rejections
>Applying the concept of 'generalisation' while delivering qualitative research results for policy making
>Using systematic reviews and syntheses of qualitative research to inform policy making
>Developing strategies to convince stakeholders of the validity of qualitative research findings
>Convincing decision makers to take account of and use of qualitative evidence to underpin policy decisions
>Anticipating 'hot issues' for policy makers to be in a position to report quickly to new developments
>Ensuring successful inter-professional collaboration when dealing with highly complex research projects
>Discussing best practices on how to write and report qualitative research findings to stakeholders and clients

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to discuss best practices with your peers in an informal and (fun) networking environment. This two-day conference includes all documentation and lunches on both days. To register now, please visit:
http://www.merlien.org/upcoming-events/qrpm-eu.html

Venue

173, Tower Road,
Sliema 1609
Malta
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