Vitae event – 21st Century research profiles: Using social media to benefit your research

12th Jan 2012, Liverpool John Moores University

FREE to attend

Are you making the most of new technologies in your research and career?

The way in which researchers work, communicate and collaborate is changing. To help you stay ahead of the game, this one-day workshop will explore how the use of Web 2.0 can benefit your research, your networks and your profile. By attending this workshop you will get hands-on experience with a range of social media tools and techniques including the following areas:

  • Avoiding information overload and keeping on top of the literature in your field
  • Facilitating research collaboration and discussion
  • Virtually extending research conferences and seminars
  • Managing your online communication and profile

You will also be given the opportunity to share experiences and issues with peers from across the North West and create a personal strategy for engaging with social media.

To book:

To book your place on this workshop, please complete the online form here. Please note you will be required to bring your own laptop, netbook or tablet to the workshop.



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