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.

  • 31 Aug 2017

    Video: Research Contracts

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

    Online Resources Online Resources

    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

  • 12 Sep 2017

    Induction

    Induction Park Plaza County Hall, London

    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

  • 01 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Research Management (Canada)

    Events CARA

    The Certificate in Research Management is a professional qualification designed for individuals with at least four years experience in research management and administration. It is delivered by the Canadian Association of Research Administrators (CARA) in partnership with the Association of Research Managers and Administrators.

    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

    Diploma in Leadership of Research Management (Funding Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will commence 5th 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

  • 05 Oct 2017

    Certificate in Leadership of Research Management (Funding Organisations)

    Events ARMA UK

    This cohort will commence 5th 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

    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

  • 18 Oct 2017

    Routes to Impact

    Good Practice Exchange The Met Hotel, Leeds

    This one-day workshop is an ARMA ‘good practice exchange’ event aimed at those research managers and administrators who are new to impact or support impact from an allied role. The session will help share practice about how colleagues are managing and supporting a broad range of impact activity in their institutions.

    open for booking

  • 01 Nov 2017

    Certificate in Research Management (EARMA)

    Events EARMA

    The Certificate in Research Management is a professional qualification designed for individuals employed in Research Performing Organisations or Research Funding Organisations. The qualification programme is delivered by EARMA in partnership with the Association of Research Managers and Administrators, ARMA (UK).

    open for booking

  • 05 Dec 2017

    Research Management across the Research Project Lifecycle

    Technical Knowledge Workshop Park Plaza County Hall, London

    This workshop will cover areas in relation to research project management, processes, compliance and quality. We will look at the broad range of aspects of leading and managing funded research projects, including planning, working with partners, finances, ethics, outputs and impact. It will be an interactive session and delegates will be encouraged to share ideas of good and 'not so good' practice.

    open for booking