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Introduction to Impact


This workshop is delivered by the Research Impact Team and provides a basic foundation of what research impact is and how this is supported at Warwick.

The workshop will equip participants with a comprehensive understanding of the UK research landscape and impact within it, alongside practical advice on how best to explore pathways to impact from different disciplines. It will incorporate a presentation from the R&IS Impact Team and Q&As will be encouraged throughout. Examples of best practice will be considered.

Who should attend?
All new academic starters at Warwick.

Workshop enables participants to:

  • Understand what impact is.
  • Understand why impact is important.
  • Understand how impact relates to your own research.
  • Understand how to identify and engage beneficiaries and stakeholders.
  • Understand differences between impact and public engagement.
  • Have an overview of measurement and evaluation of impact.
  • Have an overview of opportunities.
  • See examples of impact work.
  • See support available.

Workshop Pre-work:
Any pre-work will be emailed to participants prior to the workshop.

Workshop Details



MS Teams

Any questions?
Workshop content:
Katie Klaassen