The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS) is holding a Collaboration Showcase on Monday 14th May 2018, (17:30-20:30) at the National Gallery of Scotland to celebrate and showcase the vital importance of social science research in an ever changing research landscape.

Attendees will meet with a wide range of SGSSS stakeholders, including special guest speakers Sir John Curtice and Professor Carol Tannahill. With drinks, canapés and live music – guests can enjoy networking in a unique and impressive setting and visit displays of research impact from current SGSSS students.

The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science is the UK's largest facilitator of funding, training and support for doctoral students in social science. By combining the expertise of sixteen universities across Scotland, the school facilitates world-class PhD research. The school is funded jointly by the Economic and Social Research Council and the Scottish Funding Council.

The aims of the event are to:

  • showcase and celebrate the impact of SGSSS research;
  • demonstrate the transferability of our students’ high level data skills;
  • enhance the profile of the SGSSS across the partnership, and with existing and potential partners;
  • communicate the opportunities for knowledge exchange and impact activities amongst current students;
  • develop new connections with potential collaborative partners in the public, private and third sectors;
  • maintain and enhance connections with our alumni.

If you'd like to come attend the event, please register your interest via the Evenbrite link below by 11th May.

Eventbrite Registration (external link)

Collaboration Showcase Invitation

Last updated 8 May 2018 3:51pm