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Research in the age of social media

Victorian Ethics Network

Friday, 2 August 2019 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm (AEST)

Research in the age of social media

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Please note, the cost to attend the VEN Training Day is $60 per attendee. All costs will be billed to your organisation.
Sold Out 25/07/2019 Free  

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The Victorian Ethics Network (VEN) invites you to a one day training program designed specifically for Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) members and administrators.  The day includes a series of presentations, workshops and panel discussions relating to social media research. The day brings together experts and issues to inform and challenge you in this fast changing field.  You will also have ample opportunities to interact and connect with HREC members from a range of universities and other organisations.

Payment arrangements: Payment will be made through your individual institution, please contact your ethics office staff for more information. As this is a catered event, please inform your ethics office staff if you have any special dietary or other requirements.

Cancellations: Cancellations received after 25 July 2019 will not be refunded. 

Parking: The Monash Law Chambers building has a ramp and accessible bathrooms. Below are some nearby parking options: 

Secure Parking:         558 Little Bourke St (In Crombie Ln)
Flagstaff Car Park:    535 Little Lonsdale St (Cnr Healeys Ln) 







Welcome, Acknowledgement of Country

Souheir Houssami (Monash)


Social Media Research and the National Statement

Lisa Hurley (Deakin)


Possibilities and pitfalls of using social media in research

Peggy Kern (Melbourne)


Morning tea


A review of social media case studies

Peggy Kern and Tony Callahan (Melbourne)


Aftermath of Cambridge Analytica

Chris Culnane (Melbourne)




Researcher perspectives on social media research

Panel members: Katherine Albury (Swinburne), Nicola Henry (RMIT), Stacey Hokke (La Trobe), Brady Robards (Monash)

Elizabeth Hill (Victoria)


 Wrap up

Souheir Houssami (Monash)

Have questions about Research in the age of social media? Contact Victorian Ethics Network

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Monash Law Courts
Ground Floor,
555 Lonsdale St.
Melbourne, VIC 3000

Friday, 2 August 2019 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm (AEST)

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Victorian Ethics Network

The VEN consists of Executive Officers who look after the university HRECs across Victoria.  The VEN was founded in 2008 and meets on a regular basis to discuss common areas of concern and to plan joint training activities for their HREC members and administrators.

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