Key Information and Booking


Trainer: Dr Helen Featherstone - External Consultant

Cost: Internal - no charge; External - not available

This course is available to Imperial staff only.

Duration: 1hr 45 mins

Venue: RSM G35

Date: 27 November 2017, 2.00pm

If you have any questions, please contact the Societal Engagement team

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This interactive session will explore the features of good quality public engagement, highlight the reasons why our major funders think it’s important, and help you to build on your own public engagement goals.

Key areas covered

  • An opportunity to reflect on your own public engagement experiences
  • Find out why our major funders think public engagement is so important
  • Explore the approaches that lead to good quality public engagement
  • Discover new public engagement opportunities at Imperial and beyond

Who is it for?

This is aimed at any Imperial staff member keen to:

  • Explore the potential of public engagement to  enhance research impact
  • Understand the wider agenda around public engagement in universities
  • Broaden their skills in public engagement  

This course is not aimed at experienced engagement practitioners.

*Please note that engagement activities that may support teaching and learning practice can be used to support an application for HEA fellowship via Imperial’s STAR framework.

Dates and times:

Monday 27 November 2017, 2.00pm.

Duration: 1h45.

Venue: RSM G35 

How to book your place:


If you would like to be added to the waiting list please do continue to fill out the online formThe next Exploring Public Engagement Masterclass will run in March 2018.

This course is free, but please see the terms and conditions of booking. It will be booked on a first come first served basis with a waiting list, and further similar courses will run throughout the year.

Any queries? Please email