Welcome & Induction Event – 12 October 2021

12th October 2021 2-4.30pm, Zoom

The event will provide crucial information about LAHP and the opportunity to meet other LAHP students and the LAHP team, followed by an interactive session on networking led by Daniela Bultoc. 

Daniela will lead an activity-based skills session which will give researchers the opportunity to get to know each other better as a cohort and explore the techniques and benefits of networking. The short session will give researchers the opportunity to identify the benefits of effective networking and how this a skill that can be developed and used throughout life, and especially in supporting you build your own professional network.


2pm Prof. Alison Blunt, LAHP Director

2.10pm Dr. Tony Fisher, LAHP Deputy Director – Training & Cohort Development

2.20pm Dr. Anna Sexton, LAHP Deputy Director – Collaborations & Partnerships

2.30pm Dr Elaine Tierney, V&A – V&A Research Institute Coordinator

2.40pm LAHP Alumni – Faten Hussein and Alexander Franklin

2.50pm LAHP Student Representatives

2.55pm LAHP Student Network Representatives

Female Researchers: Isabel Stuart

Practise-led researchers: Rim Irscheid and Rhys Sparey

3.05pm Q&A

3.15pm Break

3.25pm Networking Session with Daniela Bultoc

4.25pm Closing remarks

4.30pm Event finishes

The recording of the first part of the event is available here.

The handout on ‘Effective Networking for Researchers’ is available here


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