Webinar: Reviewing HK RAE Impact Case Studies

Aug 2, 2019 | featured articles, News

On 22nd August at 1pm HK time, Vertigo Ventures will run a webinar for Hong Kong-based academics and research office staff who are involved with developing Impact Case Studies for the upcoming RAE 2020 submission. During this webinar, Dr. Mary Ho will take participants through the RAE 2020 Impact Case Study guidelines. She will focus on what makes a high-scoring Impact Case Study, including topics like outcomes and activities, evidence, structure and narrative. This should help you assess how to improve your own and/or your organisation’s impact case studies.

You can register for the webinar on Zoom via this link up to 24 hours before the webinar start time.


The webinar will last for approximately 45 minutes and will cover the following:

– Brief introduction of what impact is
– Key principles behind what makes a good impact case study
– Examples from REF 2014 impact case studies
– Q&A


To have a clear understanding of what impact is and to understand the key principles behind what makes good impact case study for RAE2020

Speaker background

Dr. Mary Ho is our Hong Kong-based Impact Officer. When she is not busy teaching ‘Business Ethics and Social Responsibility’ at the HKUST Business School in Hong Kong, Mary is often working with our Hong Kong clients on developing their impact case studies. She has a background in community engagement and programme evaluation, with over 10 years of experience in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).