European Network For Public Engagement, Arts Based & Performative Methods

2nd April 2024, Santander, Spain

This one day symposium and workshop networking event will be held for the second year in the beautiful city of Santander on April 2nd 2024 please contact our admin for further details.

This symposium and workshop is open to anyone

  • with an interest in developing their research and communication skills
  • who is interested in engaging the public in social science research
  • making research more accessible and understandable to lay and public audiences

Through sharing experiences, insights, and expertise and through workshop, discussion and illustration we hope to provide an environment that is supportive to the novice as well as experienced practitioner. We aim to give space to completed projects, as well as work in progress, in order to expand the possibilities for creating research that is accessible and understandable.

How to participate

We invite abstract & submissions from researchers who would like to share their research with a particular focus on public engagement, creativity, arts-based, performative and participatory methodologies. Please submit 200 word abstracts with title, affiliation and author contact details to Jessie at please mark your e e mail Engage and Transform


The conference will run both online and in person with the venue for those who would like to participant in person at the Silken Rio Hotel Santander, Spain.

As part of the day we will be holding a workshop exploring how to engage with arts-based methodologies

Please register for the conference via the link below

For questions or queries



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Symposium Chair

Please contact Jessie Ip for more information

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For more than two decades Kitrina and David have been among a group of academics pioneering public engagement and arts based research.

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