18-20 April 2018 | University of Edinburgh

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WEDNESDAY │APRIL 18th, 2018

TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

08.00-18.30

Registration

Appleton Tower

09.00-15.30

Pre Conference Activities
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George Square Campus

16.00-17.00

Opening Session:

Viv Cree and Sofia Dedotsi, Co-Chairs of Conference Committee

Christina Boswell, Dean of Research, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh

Iona Colvin, Chief Social Work Adviser/Scottish Government

Elaine Sharland, Chair of ESWRA

Manuel Aleixo, European Commission - Member of Cabinet of Research, Science & Innovation

Annamaria Campanini, President of IASSW

Entertainment by Edinburgh University Singers led by Dr John Kitchen

TO BE CONFIRMED at Registration

17.00-18.00

Keynote:

Professor Bill Whyte: Doing social work in a global and local context: the role of research

TO BE CONFIRMED at Registration

18.00-18.20

Refreshments

 

18.20-19.30

ESWRA General Assembly

TO BE CONFIRMED at Registration

19.30-21.00

Welcome Reception and Celebration of Book Launches

Playfair Library Hall, Old College

 

 THURSDAY│APRIL 19th, 2018

TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

08.00-08.50

Meet the Editors: Writing for Publication Workshop
Writing workshop hosted by Suzy Braye

Appleton Tower 2.12

09.00-10.00

Keynote:

Professor Susan Kemp: Social Work in Turbulent Times: Looking Back to See Ahead

50 George Square, G.03; live streaming in Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 5

(on a 'first come' basis - doors will be closed 5 minutes before the start)

10.00-10.20

Refreshments

 

10.20-11.50

Parallel Session A (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

11.50-12.00

Short break

 

12.00-13.30

Parallel Session B (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

13.30-14.45

Lunch

Poster session (Appleton Tower)

Meeting: Advisory Board of ESWRA book series

Meeting: SIG Convenors

George Square Campus

14.45-16.15  

Parallel Session C (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

16.15-16.25

Short break

 

16.25-17.55  

Parallel Session D (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

17.55-18.15

Refreshments

 

18.15-19.15

Keynote:

Professor Mekada J Graham: Researching   Identities on the Move: Narrative Methodologies and Creative Inquiry 

50 George Square, G.03; live streaming in Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 5

(on a 'first come' basis - doors will be closed 5 minutes before the start)

19.30-23.00

A Scottish Evening

(food, drink and ceilidh) (NB separate ticket required)

 

Assembly Roxy, Roxburgh Place

 

FRIDAY│APRIL 20th, 2018

TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

08.00-08.50

Writing (Good) Journal Papers - An early career workshop
Writing workshop hosted by Ian Shaw

Appleton Tower 2.12

09.00-10.00

Keynote:

Dr Sahar Al-Makhamreh: Researching Social Work in Situations of Conflict: Transitional Challenges and Opportunities 

50 George Square, G.03; live streaming in Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 5

(on a 'first come' basis - doors will be closed 5 minutes before the start)

10.00-10.20

Refreshments

 

10.20-11.50

Parallel Session E (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

11.50-12.00

Short break

 

12.00-13.30

Parallel Session F (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

13.30-14.45

Lunch

Poster session (Appleton Tower)

SIG members meetings (more details to follow)

 

14.45-16.15  

Parallel Sessions G (90 min)

See presentation programme for details

George Square Campus

16.15-16.25

Short break

 

16.25-18.00  

Closing Session

Viv Cree and Sofia Dedotsi, Co-Chairs of Conference Committee

Elaine Sharland, Chair of ESWRA

Trisha Hall, BASW Country Manager for Scotland

ESWRA Award Ceremonies

An invitation to ECSWR2019

CHANGE OF VENUE - LT G.03 50 George Square