Survey experts to discuss transition to online data collection

NCRM news
Ed Grover

The GenPopWeb2 network is hosting the final event in its series on COVID-19 and transitioning to online data collection in social surveys.

The free, virtual event, at 15:00 on 17 September, will comprise four presentations from experts who will showcase current evidence, experiences and approaches. The presentations will be followed by an extended discussion that will focus on advice, challenges and opportunities.

The speakers are:

  • Professor Rory Fitzgerald, Director at the European Social Survey
  • Alex Bogdan, Associate Director at Ipsos MORI, and Lucy King, Principal Research Officer at the Food Standards Agency
  • Mari Toomse-Smith, Director of Health and Biomedical Surveys at the National Centre for Social Research, and Cher Cartwright of NHS Digital
  • Joe Traynor of the Office for National Statistics
  • Dr Patten Smith of Ipsos MORI (discussant).

GenPopWeb2 is a network of UK-based academic and non-academic partners to share knowledge and collaborate in the area of online data collection in social surveys as well as in setting the research agenda in the area. It is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Register for the event and find out more