Developing your Quantitative Data Analysis and Reporting: Hands-on workshop

This workshop is for people who have already attended quantitative analysis training and wish to put their previous training into action.
with Dr. Eric Jensen & Benjamin K. Smith

SocietyM at CitizenM hotel London Bankside, 20 Lavington Street London, SE1 0NZ, United Kingdom.

About This Workshop

The workshop provides short refresher summaries of key quantitative analysis principles and tips (less than 20% of the workshop), while at least 80% of the workshop will be hands-on work on developing your quantitative data analysis with guidance from the expert trainers. We will address specific quantitative analysis-related evaluation questions or challenges that participants bring to the workshop.

See below for specific information about this workshop:

1. This is a hands-on workshop with a maximum number of 10 available places.

2. This hands-on workshop includes minimal pre-prepared presentations (less than 20% of the workshop).

3. You should bring existing quantitative data you would like to analyse; Or, you should come with a specific survey form or observation plan to develop a quantitative analysis plan for the data you will be collecting (at least 80% of the workshop).

4. Participants are expected to have previously attended a training session and quantitative methods. If you have not already done so, please consider registering for an upcoming session on the 8th of September: Gentle Introduction to Statistical Analysis for Evaluation using SPSS and R.

5. At the end of this workshop, you will have high-quality, expert reviewed quantitative analysis for your evaluation or specific plans for your future quantitative data analysis. Please note that the expert trainers for this workshop are also providing each delegate with a 45-minute consultation by Skype after this training, within 3 months of the workshop.
Project Evaluation & Methods Consultation or Project Evaluation with Quantitative Methods Consultation.

Benjamin K. Smith University of California Communication Researcher

Benjamin Smith is a researcher at the University of California-Santa Barbara's Department of Communication and Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies. He is an experienced social research expert, specialising in quantitative methods, marketing and market research. He has consulted as a statistics expert on numerous evaluations including the Manchester Science Festival in the UK.

His recent research has focused on quantitative research methodology in the context of big data and public attitudes measurement, including publications in journals such as Public Understanding of Science and Public Opinion Quarterly. His previous degrees are in communication and public relations. While broadly focused on public opinion and mass media, Benjamin's research has covered a wide variety of theoretical and contextual ground. His research has ranged from developing a synthesized model for predicting U.S. elections, based in part on Wikipedia page views, to a critical review of the UK's 2015 Public Attitudes to Science survey. In addition to his ongoing research related to science and political communication, Benjamin currently leads the Media Constructions of Terrorism project at the Orfalea Center, exploring the media's role in constructing public understandings of terrorism and extremism.

Latent Variable Modeling
Mixture Modeling
Network Analysis
Content Analysis
Survey & Experimental Design
Public Opinion
Forecasting

Dr. Eric Jensen Associate Professor

Dr. Eric Jensen (Associate Professor, Dept. of Sociology, University of Warwick) is a leading social scientist specializing in innovative methods of conducting impact evaluation research in informal learning and public engagement contexts.

Jensen is author of Doing Real Research: A Practical Guide to Social Research (SAGE). He has extensive experience designing and conducting quantitative and mixed methods evaluations at institutions including the National Gallery, London Zoo, Natural History Museum, Cheltenham Literature Festival, the British Museum, San Diego Zoo and Bronx Zoo. Dr. Jensen holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Cambridge (UK). He teaches social research methods at the University of Warwick.
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Research Methods
Impact Evaluation
Survey Design
Qualitative Methods
Quantitative Methods

Participation notes

This is a reduced capacity, hands-on workshop with a maximum number of 10 available places. This workshop is for people who have already attended quantitative analysis training and wish to put their previous training into action. If you have not already done so, please consider registering for an upcoming session on the 8th of September: Gentle Introduction to Statistical Analysis for Evaluation using SPSS and R.

How To Reserve Your Place

DISCOUNT IF YOU BOOK BY Monday 31 July 2017

This workshop is for people who have already attended quantitative analysis training and wish to put their previous training into action. Max. capacity: 10 delegates. There will be a waiting list after that.

Standard, including businesses £300
Standard, including businesses (Early Bird 10% discount) info_outline £270
University Staff £240
University Staff (Early Bird 10% discount) £216
Charities & unaffiliated individuals £195
Charities & unaffiliated individuals (Early Bird 10% discount) info_outline £175
Concessionary (student & unemployed) £120
Concessionary (student & unemployed) (Early Bird 10% discount) £108
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Dr. Eric Jensen
Dr. Eric Jensen

Dr. Eric Jensen (Associate Professor, Dept. of Sociology, University of Warwick) is a leading social scientist specializing in innovative methods of conducting impact evaluation research in informal learning and public engagement contexts.

Benjamin K. Smith
Benjamin K. Smith

Benjamin Smith is a researcher at the University of California-Santa Barbara's Department of Communication and Orfalea Center for Global & International Studies. He is an experienced social research expert, specialising in quantitative methods, marketing and market research. He has consulted as a statistics expert on numerous evaluations including the Manchester Science Festival in the UK.

Location

SocietyM at CitizenM hotel London Bankside, 20 Lavington Street London, SE1 0NZ, United Kingdom.

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