Collaboration Week

From 12 to the 16 October, VALIDATEheld “Collaboration Week”, 5 days of activities aimed at providing advice on how to build research relationships and perhaps even form new collaborations across the VALIDATE Network.


Collaboration Workshop
On 13 October Prof Susanna Dunachie (University of Oxford) talked about her personal experience building collaborations, after which VALIDATE members gathered in virtual break-out rooms to discuss how you might be able to work together in new research partnerships.

Collaborate with VALIDATE

Collaboration did not end with Collaboration Week. 

  • Find a collaborator online - Use our online member's directory to find researchers with aligned research interests and get in contact.
    • You can also search by location and organisation using our Collaborating Institutes page
    • Take part in VALIDating, a fun service to help members form research collaborations across institutions, research focus, and continent
  • Training grants - Associates can apply for our training grants to visit potential collaborators and discuss working together.
  • Attend a meeting - Meet other VALIDATE members, in person at our annual meetingsworkshops and conference, or log on to our virtual seminars.