LARIA Conference, 19 April 2016

The work of the Local Area Research & Intelligence Association (LARIA) improves lives and local areas through the use of local research, intelligence and policy. They promote continuous improvements in the quality and impact of local research and intelligence. By promoting high standards and excellence in research, analysis and insight we ensure maximum impact in the delivery of high quality public service.


If integration is the answer, what was the question? What next for health and social care partnerships?

Jon Glasby, School of Social Policy, University of Birmingham

Evidence-Led Policy Making – the national perspective

Abdool Kara, Swale Borough Council Chief Executive

How can local public services get better at learning from each other?

Jo Casebourne, Programme Director, Institute for Government

The impact of evidence: creating stronger relationships between researchers adn local government

Catherine Staite, Director of the Institute of Local GOvernment Studies (INLOGOV)