Louise Corti and Callum Barnes on the importance of recognising and celebrating impactful research through the ONS Research Excellence Awards.
Category: Measuring Impact
Ema Pavlovic explores developments in approaches to measuring the impact of research.
In #LoveDataWeek we thought we’d celebrate four years of the #DataImpactBlog with a look back over some of the varied posts from the last four years. We’ve posted content from a range of writers who’ve been creating, managing and using some of the wonderful data assets we make available, in the UK and internationally, researching change in people’s lives over time and guiding the development of policy. What themes have emerged and what’s changed in the data impact space?
Andrew Treloar of the Australian National Data service discusses the #dataimpact campaign which explored how data is making a difference in Australia and beyond.
The potential of broadcast programming to reach millions of people holds obvious appeal to researchers looking to maximise the dissemination of their work. But when it comes to impact, having vast reach is just one part of the equation – how can the significance of broadcast research be determined?
Rachel Oldroyd, UK Data Service Data Impact Fellow, explores a very real question facing researchers. Just how do we know we’re making a real impact?