UEP works with researchers, practitioners, policy makers and the general public, hosting and participating in many workshops, conferences and other discussions. Below is a selection of activities we have been involved in.

Upcoming  events – watch this space for  new events

Previous events 2018

Understanding everyday participation: Re-locating culture, value and inequality

  • UEP project conference – re-thinking the field of participation studies, both within and across disciplinary boundaries
  • 11-12 June, 2018
  • Friends’ Meeting House, Manchester

Previous events 2017

Co-creating cities and communities – transformative encounters in urban living UEP panel

  • Everyday participation, community assets and public spaces: methods and practices for locating cultural value
  • Professor Andrew Miles, Dr Lisanne Gibson, Dr Abigail GIlmore
  • 12 -13 July
  • Watershed Bristol

Manchester-Duke workshop: the architectures of inequality

  • The Rise and Fall of Social Mobility in Britain: Perspectives from History and Sociology
  • Professor Andrew Miles
  • 4-5 May 2017

British Sociological Association annual conference panel

  • Everyday participation and cultural value
  • Professor Andrew Miles, Dr Adrian Leguina, Dr Jill Ebrey, Dr Abigail Gilmore
  • 5 April 2017

Valuing parks and their communities workshop

  • A invite-only workshop to consider the recommendations of the recent CLG Select Committee on the Future of Public Parks
  • In partnership with The Whitworth
  • 22 March 2017

Past events