The International Conference for Realist Research, Evaluation and Synthesis has been rescheduled for 16–18 February 2021. The venue is the same as the originally scheduled conference – Dublin Castle, Ireland. The conference organising committee are pleased to be able to announce this Read More
With regret and disappointment, the organising committee of Realist 2020 have decided that the conference will not go ahead as scheduled in Dublin on 24–26 March. All registered delegates have been contacted today. Our primary concern is the health and wellbeing of Read More
The final programme and list of posters have been published by the Realist 2020 Programme Committee. Realist 2020 Programme (14/2/2020) Realist 2020 Poster List (14/2/2020)
Guest speakers Ray Pawson Post-truth versus Post-empiricism Fact checking is by now a routine feature of news coverage, with a small industry of agencies and web-sites seeking to halt the spread of lies, deception, spin, bombast and artifice that pervade modern political Read More
A number of bursaries are available to cover the cost of conference registration.
On Monday 23 March, before the actual conference starts, two hands-on workshops will be organised, one focusing on realist evaluation and realist research, the second one on realist synthesis. The workshops targets researchers and evaluators applying or thinking about using RE and/or RS, but also policymakers and research and evaluation commissioners.
Please be informed that the abstract submission deadline is extended until 23.59 GMT on Monday 4th November 2019. Submissions must be received by this time.