Annual Research Conference 2023 Monday 12 - Tuesday 13 June 2023

The Annual Research Conference (ARC) takes place on 12-13 June 2023 and kicks off Researchers’ Week (12 - 16 June 2023).

Researchers' Week aims to provide researchers with the opportunity to develop their research skills and knowledge development, as well as their networks with other researchers and their community of practice. 

Conference Themes

This year the conference will follow themes aligned with UK and global contemporary challenges:

  • Towards Net zero: addressing environment and climate change challenges
  • Digital society: AI, Digitalisation and Data; Driving Value and Security
  • Health, behaviour and social care research
  • Resilience and sustainability: including related research to Cultural assets, Place and EDI

We look forward to welcoming you to ARC2023 in June!

ARC Promotional Video

To find out more about ARC from the viewpoint of our staff and students, watch the video filmed during the 2018 conference below:


Have a look at the pages for previous ARCs to find out more about the themes, speakers, and view the competition entries and prize winners.