Conduct a Successful Evaluation Series: Survey Design, Analysis and Quantification of Results.

Become an Evaluator: Learn how to Collect Data with Surveys, Statistical Analysis to Quantify the Results
with Dr. Eric Jensen & Benjamin K. Smith

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

About This Workshop

The series of workshops that provides an introduction to the use of quantitative evaluation and statistical analysis in survey data. Guidance in research methods and survey design. How do you know what to measure and how? How can quantitative evaluation help in understanding what is working and why? Learn to use both long-established methods and contemporary low-cost automated tools for analysis. Reserve your place to save 10% on the whole series of workshops (in London, from September 5th to September 9th).

This workshop series include the whole quantitative evaluation series with Dr. Eric Jensen and Benjamin Smith:

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

The series will run from 5 September 2017 to 9 September 2017. NOTE: For detailed guidance about the full range of evaluation methods, please consider the online course Public Engagement Evaluation

How To Reserve Your Place

Max. capacity: 28 delegates. There will be a waiting list after that

Standard, including businesses info_outline £540
University Staff £432
Charities & unaffiliated individuals info_outline £351
Concessionary (students & unemployed) £216
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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

20 Lavington Street London, SE1 0NZ

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