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A CIO for 2030: The Rise of the Chief Impact Officer

Earlier this week the world was swept by news of Prince Harry’s appointment as Chief Impact Officer (CIO) for BetterUp, a start-up founded in 2013 to prove a “people experience platform” that delivers services such as mental health...

Could Openly Sharing Research Impact Help to Improve the Public Perception of Science?

Since the term “fake news” first began to circulate in 2014, the world has faced a deluge of “alternative facts” in what some have deemed to be a post-truth pandemic. The principles - of misinformation disseminated as incontrovertible...

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...

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...
Release of Latest e-Learning Courses

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 rapid growth of our company...

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...

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