Research and analysis in mobile technology environments: A multimodal approach – 14th November 2013

This research data workshop is for those interested and/or working with mobile technologies in their research, e.g. smartphones, iPads, augmented reality. It will explore methods of data collection and analysis in mobile technology contexts, focusing on qualitative research approaches to design and analysis. Workshop sessions will be based on research video data examples, and specifically draw on multimodal approaches to analysis. Issues of research design, data collection, transcription, coding, and analysis pertinent to key themes around mobile technology research will be discussed.

Preliminary programme:

10.00-10.10  Introduction to the day (Sara Price)

10.10-10.40  Introduction to and key themes around mobile technologies research (Sara Price)

10.40-11.00  Multimodal perspectives (Carey Jewitt)

11.00-11.15  COFFEE

11.15-12.05  Data session 1: Participant research design approaches to mobile technologies for international development (Niall Winters)

12.05-13.00  Data session 2: Embodied experience of place and space using mobile technologies  (Mona Sakr)

13.00-14.00  LUNCH

14.00-15.30  Participant data workshop (Sara Price, Mona Sakr, Niall Winters, Carey Jewitt)

15.30-15.45  TEA

15.45-16.00: Closing session/ plenary


Fees: PhD students: £30,  staff at UK academic institutions, RCUK funded researchers, public sector staff and staff at registered charity organisations: £60

Please book a place online and the online registration page