On Wednesday, 3rd May, the Impact@SBE hosted a workshop on Social Media training for research impact in collaboration with the Centre for Academic Practice (CAP) and Loughborough University Research Staff Association (LURSA). The session was run by Professor Mark Reed from Newcastle University.
The workshop covered:
- Why use social media to create research impact?
- What strategies could be most useful for creating research impact through social media
- Practical exercise
Fast Track Impact is an international training company working in the Higher Education and research and innovation sectors whose mission is to change the way researchers generate and share knowledge, so that their ideas can change the world. Prof Mark Reed is a recognised international expert in impact research and has won awards for the impact of his work as a Professor at Newcastle University and Research Manager for an international charity (the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)).