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Embedding impact into institutional strategy

We have started a new initiative on the international impact discussion list - a monthly discussion point. September’s discussion point was: Has anyone been able to align the impact agenda against existing institutional strategy as a way...

Exciting New Collaboration Tool Coming Soon

Exciting New Collaboration Tool Coming Soon This is a time when we need collaboration more than ever to collectively work on solutions to the myriad of issues COVID-19 has created. But finding collaborators is difficult when travel is...

How VV-Impact Tracker Can Help You Report to the SDGs

What are the UN SDGs? The UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent an ambitious but achievable pathway for transforming the world by 2030. In this world, poverty will have been eliminated, everyone will have equitable access...

How VV-Impact Reviewer Can Help Your Organisation Meet its Goals

By Katie Brockwell and Kristy Evers  Why is Impact Reporting Important? Many research organisations focus their mission statements on elements of transformation or responding to key local, regional, or global challenges (e.g. UN...

3 Fascinating Insights into the Impact Rankings Results

The results of THE Impact Rankings 2020 were released last month. The impact rankings are the first global attempt to measure university progress specifically based upon the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (UN-SDGs). It can...

The 2020 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

The Second Edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings has now been released. We are happy to announce that more than 850 universities from 85 different countries and 6 different continents have taken part. The Impact...

Now CPD Certified! Our E-Learning courses

  We would like to announce that all four of our E-Learning courses are now CPD accredited! Our extensive experience within the industry, as well as first-hand knowledge of impact tracking enables us to have a unique database of...

Release of Latest e-Learning Courses

  LONDON - Over the last decade, Vertigo Ventures (VV) has provided training and consultation around planning for, measuring and communicating the impact of research to thousands of researchers at many universities globally. With the...

The THE University Impact Rankings – explained by Vertigo Ventures

The THE University Impact Rankings look at universities’ impact on society, based on 11 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Vertigo Ventures at Sustainability Science Days 2019

Vertigo Ventures’ CEO Laura Tucker will one of the Key-Note Speakers at the upcoming Sustainability Science Days 2019 conference in Helsinki, 9-10 May.

Collecting Research Impact Evidence

Vertigo Ventures led research commissioned by HEFCE to develop guidance on research impact evidence. In this webinar you will hear about: Collecting Impact Evidence throughout the Research Project Guidance on the types of evidence that could be collected Example...

Collecting Research Impact Evidence

Vertigo Ventures led research commissioned by HEFCE to develop guidance on research impact evidence. Following the introduction of  impact case studies to REF2014, it is very likely that policy around research funding will continue to focus on this aspect of...

Impact Types

Which of these impacts are you creating opportunities for? Are there other types of impact you can explore? +44 (0) 7957814344+44 (0) 7957814344 hello@vertigoventures.com

What is Research Impact?

As you know we are already a quarter of the way through the next Research Excellence Framework cycle. Therefore Vertigo Ventures, a leading impact specialist, is hosting a FREE webinar on research impact. This one-hour intensive session, is aimed at supporting those...

VV-Impact Newsletter vol. 109

RCUK video showcases the impact of UK-India research collaborations. Watch here Maximising the impact of qualitative research in feasibility studies for randomised controlled trials: guidance for researchers Read more Same Findings, Different Story, Greater Impact: A...

Beyond the Lab Bench

Deputy Chief Executive, Steve Egan highlights the overarching objectives of HEFCE and explains how research impact is becoming a core consideration for higher education institutions and funding bodies. Download Beyond the Lab Bench +44 (0) 7957814344+44 (0) 7957814344...

RCUK ORCID Presentation

Vertigo Ventures is a strong supporter of the ORCID initiatitive, we have enabled our VV-Impact Tracker users to import their outputs and even use their ORCID ID to log in. The presentation below illustrates RCUK's support of ORCID as a means of saving researcher's...

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