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 risk to the general public within Ireland currently remains classed as low in relation to the recent COVID-19 virus outbreak. The Realist 2020 committee will continue to take advice from our respective healthcare and government authorities and adhere to all guidance 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.