Real Impact Awards

Emerald Publishing is running the Real Impact Awards for its 4th year now. The Real Impact Awards aims to recognize the contributions of individuals, teams, and institutions in the research community who are taking innovative approaches to addressing local and global issues in achieving real impact beyond academia. In addition, the Real Impact Awards also […]

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Congratulations to these University of Ottawa Doctoral Students!

At the University of Ottawa, the Office of the Vice-President, Research awarded research scholarships to nine exceptional doctoral students across campus. These Graduate Student Knowledge Mobilization Training Scholarships were designed to offer graduate students a $7,000 stipend as well as the opportunity to develop their foundational knowledge and skills in knowledge mobilization by providing them […]

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Research Impact Canada is growing again!

Research Impact Canada (RIC) is a member driven network designed to build institutional capacity for knowledge mobilization and research impact by sharing policies, practices, and services for research institutions across Canada. We started out as two institutions in 2006. This month we welcome three more institutions making us 23 universities and one non-academic institution – […]

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Irish Research For Irish Public Policy paper launch discussion

On September 15th, 2021, from 9:30 am to 10:30am EDT, Minister Simon Harris from the Irish Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science will launch the Royal Irish Academy’s and Irish Research Council’s Research For Public Policy discussion paper as part of the third seminar of the Research for Public Policy series. […]

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New journal article by David Phipps (York) and Julie Bayley (Lincoln) and colleagues from Emerald Publishing

David Phipps has co authored a paper on the convergence of knowledge mobilization and open publishing to support research impact. Published by Scholarly and Research Communications, the paper is introduced by Julie Bayley on her blog at the Lincoln Impact Literacy Institute (LILI). The article, Open Scholarly Publishing and Knowledge Mobilization: Combining Two Initiatives to […]

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Emerald Publishing launches Impact Services – LILI and Research Impact Canada’s Work in Practice

David Phipps (York University and Research Impact Canada) has been working with Julie Bayley (University of Lincoln and Lincoln Impact Literacy Institute, LILI) on impact theories and tools since 2016. On July 5, 2021 Emerald Global launched their Impact Services based on this collaboration. The following is a post from Julie Bayley reposted here with […]

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Free Access to Building the Concept of Research Impact Literacy Article

We are pleased to announce that this article written by Julie Bayley and David Phipps and published in Evidence & Policy, was one of the Journal’s top five most read articles published in 2017. Due to its popularity, the article will be free to access during the month of February 2018. You can access the […]

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Merry Mobilizing!

Merry Mobilizing from the Knowledge Mobilization Unit at York University! From left to right: Simon Landry, Knowledge Mobilization Officer, VISTA Anneliese Poetz, Manager, KT Core, Kids Brain Health Sarah Howe, Director, Innovation York Rebecca Giblon, Research Translation Assistant, KMb Unit David Phipps, Executive Director, Research & Innovation Services Stacie Ross, KT Assistant, KT Core, Kids […]

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UK KMb Forum 2018 – Save the Date!

This week’s guest post was first published on the UKKMbF website on February 28, 2017 and it reposted here with permission We are delighted to announce that the UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum will be returning on 7th-8th March, 2018 in Bristol. The UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum is an annual event for all those with a […]

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Event: March 29: The Australian KT Experience and Our Move to the Impact Agenda

The Knoweldge Mobilization Unit at York University looks forward to welcoming Tamika Heiden to YorkU for a talk this Wednesday. Please join us if you are in the area! The Australian KT Experience and Our Move to the Impact Agenda March 29, 2017 Tamika Heiden, Knowledge Translation Australia This talk has been organized by the […]

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