Events

ARMA supports and encourages professional development amongst research managers and administrators by providing a range of training and development events. These events offer opportunities for the exchange of information, knowledge, expertise and best practice between members, and keep members up to date with developments in the field. Forthcoming events are listed below. Note: ARMA membership is required to attend ARMA events.

  • 10 May 2017

    Supporting the Development and Implementation of Organisational Systems and Processes

    Good Practice Exchange Wellcome Collection, London

    Research Management often requires the implementation of new systems and processes to underpin the delivery of effective working practices. The need for change can be sparked by both internal and external drivers, and require research managers to formulate, commission or implement new IT systems or management processes.

    open for booking

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  • 16 May 2017

    Responsible Use of Metrics

    Good Practice Exchange The Novotel, Leeds

    This good practice exchange will explore the concept of the responsible use of metrics in research and innovation management. Supported by real life case studies we will discuss what the responsible use of metrics looks like in practice, how Universities are responding to the Metric Tide report, and how to spot the irresponsible use of metrics.

    open for booking

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  • 05 Jun 2017

    Induction

    Induction The Jurys Inn, Liverpool

    The aim of the workshop is to provide research administrators who are new to role with a broad overview of key aspects of the research administration role.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Research Contracts

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    This is film of the one-day ARMA workshop which is an introduction to research contracts, specifically aimed at research managers and administrators who need to understand research contracts as part of their role.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Videos: Supporting Research Proposals

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    Supporting Research Proposals is the latest in the Online Training and Development Resources and offers the opportunity to continue your professional development at a time and place that suits you.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Videos: US Funding Opportunities

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    This package of three videos includes a detailed introduction to US Funding for UK HE Institutions, which includes an informative case study from the University of Oxford. *Please disregard the date, the video is available for a month from purchase.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: The Research Environment from a HR Perspective

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    This video covers includes regulatory and contractual issues around the employment of research staff. It also looks at diversity issues with research support and the challenges that are faced.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Turning Data into Intelligence

    Online Resources Online Resources

    An Elsevier Sponsored Video: Turning Data into Intelligence. As research funding becomes more competitive institutions are getting more strategic about how they support their research talent, identify potential areas for growth and position themselves in the UK and global arena. They are increasingly collecting and managing more data and routinely using metrics to support their institutional decision making.

    open for booking

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  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Financial Planning and Reporting

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    Financial Planning and Reporting is the latest in the Online Training and Development Resources and offers the opportunity to continue your professional development at a time and place that suits you.

    open for booking

  • 01 Oct 2017

    Diploma in Leadership of Research Management (Funding Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will commence 1st October 2017. The Diploma in Leadership of Research Management builds on the Certificate in Leadership of Research Management through the completion of an additional research based unit. It is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate the sector knowledge and the strategic aptitude required for leadership.

    open for booking

  • 01 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Leadership of Research Management (Funding Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will commence 1st October 2017. The Certificate in Leadership of Research Management - Funding Organisations, is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals within funding organisations with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate the sector knowledge and strategic aptitude required for leadership.

    open for booking

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Diploma in Leadership of Research Management (Research Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will commence study 5th October 2017. The Diploma in Leadership of Research Management builds on the Certificate in Leadership of Research Management and through the completion of an additional research based unit, provides delegates with a Diploma. It is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate the sector knowledge and strategic aptitude required for leadership.

    open for booking

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Research Management (Research Organisations)

    Events London

    This cohort will be starting 5th October 2017. The ARMA Certificate in Research Management is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate strategic and operational management knowledge, skills and experience. This course is designed for individuals with at least four years of experience in research management and administration, gained in several of the areas covered by the certificate units.

    open for booking

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Research Management (Funding Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will be starting October 2017. The Certificate in Research Management, delivered by ARMA is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate strategic and operational management skills and experience. This certificate has been designed by senior research management professionals working in UK Funding Organisations including RCUK, The Wellcome Trust, Cancer Research UK the NIHR and the Association of Medical Research Charities. Please note this is for members working within funding organisations.

    open for booking

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Leadership of Research Management (Research Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort commences 5th October 2017. The Certificate in Leadership of Research Management is a professional qualification designed to provide individuals with the opportunity to acquire and demonstrate sector knowledge and strategic aptitude required for leadership.

    open for booking

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Research Administration (Research Organisations)

    Events London

    The next cohort will be starting 5th October 2017. The Certificate in Research Administration is a professional qualification designed to provide students with an all-round introduction to the profession, ensuring they are equipped with the essential knowledge and skills required to be successful research administrators.

    open for booking