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Beginners' guide to public engagement

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:30am to 3:30pm

London, Woburn House Conference Centre

20-24 Tavistock Square, WC1H 9HQ

Cost: £85 (including lunch)

Aimed at newcomers to public engagement, this course will equip you with the knowledge you need to plan your engagement activity from concept right through to evaluation. The course will take you through the essential hallmarks of quality public engagement, including:

  • Why engage? Setting out the purpose of your engagement
  • Who to engage with? Identifying and understanding your target audiences
  • What? Exploring the variety of techniques and approaches for engaging with the public
  • Evaluation: Understanding why evaluation is important, and exploring a range of methods

The course will be highly interactive with exercises and discussion.