Wales Social Research Awards Event


The Wales Social Research Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding research that has been undertaken by social science researchers in Wales.

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Sponsored by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Mark Drakeford AM.

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16:30 – 17:00 Registration and refreshments
17:00 – 17:10 Chair’s opening remarks

Richard Thurston, Deputy Chief Social Research Officer, Welsh Government

17:10 – 17:20 Research landscape now and in the future

Jonathan Breckon, Director, Alliance for Useful Evidence

17:20 – 17:50 Presentation of Awards – Overview of nominations and announcement of winners by the judges

Emma Gordon, Deputy Director, Head of Government Economic Social Research Team, HM Treasury

Jonathan Breckon, Director, Alliance for Useful Evidence

Professor Gareth Rees, Learned Society of Wales

17:50 – 18:00 Closing remarks

Mark Drakeford AM, Cabinet Secretary for Finance

18:00 onwards Drinks and networking

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