- Models and methodologies of research co-production;
- Benefits that derive from co-production;
- Challenges presented in realising co-production;
- Questions of funding research co-production and evaluating impact.
Heather Campbell from the University of Sheffield will present key findings from her N8 Co-Production report – https://www.n8research.org.uk/research-focus/urban-and-community-transformation/co-production/, followed by a series of other brief presentations and a structured discussion.
Other speakers will include:
- Adam Crawford from University of Leeds and Director of the N8 PRP;
- Charlie Lloyd & Geoff Page from York University and Evaluation lead for the N8 PRP;
- Tiggey May & Gillian Hunter from the Institute for Criminal Policy Research at Birkbeck, University of London and evaluators for the What Works Centre for Crime Reduction;
- Karen Lumsden who leads the Policing Research Group at Loughborough University and sits on the Strategic Board of the East Midlands Policing Academic Collaboration (EMPAC);
- Nicky Miller and Rebecca Teers from the College of Policing.
The aim is to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in models of co-production and their evaluation both in the policing context and more broadly. This event will be of interest to police, statutory and regulatory bodies, policing partners, NGOs, researchers and academics.