Events & Activities


Below we have a variety of events and activities which were either organised/hosted by the SRA and/or attended by members of the SRA.


Event #1MK Innovates Festival (October 2019)

The festival showcased Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics excellence in Milton Keynes on 11th October 2019.
Open University’s Health and Wellbeing Priority Research Area hosted a stand to showcase the breadth and depth of our research.
A few pictures posted here from the day.

SRA Seminar & Video Series

The SRA moved to pre-recording seminars by guest speakers because we wanted to attract a wider variety of presentations and offer our members and colleagues the opportunity to rewatch presentations where possible.

Seminar Series 2020-2021:

Seminar Series 2019-2020:

Seminar Series 2018-2019:

The OU turning 50th:

The video series relates to the 50th Birthday celebrations of the Open University.  Lynne Watson talks about the current Health and Wellbeing Research and as it is 50 years since the OU opened its doors, we take a look at some of the exciting research that is conducted by colleagues and members of the SRA. By undertaking to facilitate the vision of Walter Perry, the founding Vice Chancellor of the OU which in turn relates to the high quality research as much as to high quality teaching.

Click below to listen to Lynne talk about Health and Wellbeing Research