Parliament for Researchers – how to work with select committees
Organised by Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology
Join this focused, practical webinar to explore how research is used by select committees at UK Parliament, and feeding in your expertise.
About this Event
This training webinar gives a brief overview of the UK Parliament and then explores the role, work and structure of select committees in the House of Commons and the House of Lords. It outlines opportunities for researchers and experts to contribute to the work of select committees, including advice on submitting evidence to inquiries.
It is delivered by the UK Parliament's Knowledge Exchange Unit, with expert speakers from House of Commons/House of Lords committee teams. The webinar is focused on practical information and advice, with plenty of opportunity for Q&A.
Please note there is a short pre-requisite activity for this webinar; you will receive details of this with your joining instructions.
As a result of the webinar you will:
•Understand the role and work of select committees at UK Parliament
•Learn how research is used by select committees
•Be able to identify and take up opportunities to feed your research into select committee work
•Know how to present research as evidence for select committee inquiries
•Be aware of where to go for further support