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Past webinars and training events

Selected webinars including our introductions to all four cohort studies can be found on the Training and support page.

You can also find our COVID-19 online training sessions on the COVID-19 survey page.

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Workshop
15 Jan 2018

Automated Content Analysis: special training session

To coincide with the release of the National Child Development Study’s Age 11 essays, CLS hosted a special tutorial on automated content analysis to help enable researchers to make the most of this new data. The session covered the fundamentals of using the Differential Language Analysis Toolkit (DLATK) and was led by H. Andrew Schwartz (Stony Brook University).

Location: Bloomsbury area, venue to be confirmed
Webinar
12 Dec 2017

Introduction to CLOSER Discovery and its latest features

CLOSER Discovery is a search engine that allows researchers to explore the content of nine leading UK longitudinal studies. This webinar introduced users to the website and explored the latest content and features. A recording of the webinar is available to view on the event page.

Location: Online
Seminar
9 Nov 2017

Mental health and wellbeing in the millennial generations

As part of this year’s ESRC Festival of Social Science, this breakfast seminar presented the most recent findings on the state of mental health and wellbeing among two important generations of Britons: those born in 2000-01, and 1989-90.

Location: Woburn House, London, WC1H 9HQ
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Conference
1-2 Nov 2017

Inequalities: Evidence from longitudinal studies

CLOSER’S 2017 conference on inequalities was an opportunity to share ideas and innovations with longitudinal researchers from across disciplines and sectors, both from the UK and abroad.

Location: British Library Conference Centre
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Other
10 Jul 2017

The value and future of birth cohort studies

The British Academy hosted a round table to provide a focused forum for discussion about the future of the UK’s national birth cohort studies, in the context of the ESRC’s review of longitudinal studies.

Workshop
4 Jul 2017

Combining social and bio-medical data collection: pros and cons of different approaches

Combining objective measurements of biomarkers with self-reported information about lifestyles and behaviour in longitudinal studies offers enormous research potential. This workshop comprised presentations from a range of UK longitudinal studies regarding the advantages and disadvantages of the approaches they’ve used. This workshop was hosted by CLOSER.

Location: Woburn House, London
Webinar
27 Jun 2017

Webinar: Introduction to Next Steps and the Age 25 Survey

This webinar introduced Next Steps (formerly the Longitudinal Study of Young People in England) to both first-time and more experienced users. It focused on the newly-available data from the age 25 survey. A recording of the webinar is available to view on the event page.

Location: Online
Seminar
5 Jun 2017

UCL Festival of Culture – Reading for Pleasure

As part of the UCL Festival of Culture, Professor Alice Sullivan drew on evidence from BCS70 to explore the positive influence of reading for pleasure on learning during the teenage years and into mid-life.

Workshop
19 May 2017

New technology and novel methods for capturing health-related data in longitudinal studies

Measuring health-related data in longitudinal studies can be a difficult task. This full-day workshop explored and discussed the use of these new technologies and methods for capturing health-related data in longitudinal studies. The workshop was hosted by CLOSER.

Workshop
4 May 2017

New technologies to measure non-health topics in longitudinal studies

Drawing on evidence from across the longitudinal studies in CLOSER, and beyond, this workshop discussed the evidence gathered to date on the use of new technologies to measure non-health topics. This workshop was hosted by CLOSER.

Webinar
16 Mar 2017

Webinar: Introduction to CLOSER Discovery

CLOSER Discovery is a search engine that allows researchers to explore the content of eight leading UK longitudinal studies. This webinar gave users a full demonstration of the website. A recording of the webinar is available to view on the event page.

Webinar
28 Feb 2017

Webinar: Introduction to the Millennium Cohort Study and the Age 14 Survey

This webinar introduced the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS) to both first-time and more experienced users. It focused on the newly-available data from the age 14 survey. A recording of the webinar is available to view on the event page.

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Email: ioe.clsevents@ucl.ac.uk

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