The SHL Incubator

MONDAY LUNCHES @ The Sussex Humanities Lab 

SHL invites you to join them in the Lab & garden (SB211 Silverstone building) for lunch and  conversation around research interests and ideas. This is an informal gathering, and all are welcome.

Lunch dates:

Monday April 17, 1 - 2pm

Monday May 15, 1 – 2pm

Monday June 12, 1 - 2pm

Monday July 10, 1 - 2pm

To assist with catering, please email to let us know you intend to join us.


The SHL PhD Fun/Play Spring Symposium: 'Experimental, Interactive and Playful Research Methodologies'

The SHL's postgraduate-led symposium focuses on the theme of experimental, interactive, playful and fun research methodologies and approaches. The symposium will take place at the Sussex Humanities Lab in the Silverstone building, with refreshments and extra fun/arting provided. Expect papers and workshops that focus on fun, creativity and playfulness, presented and led by postgraduate researchers.

Tuesday 25 April 10:00am - 16:30pm

Further Information and registration 


Data  Date

Having “data” is one thing, knowing what is possible computationally is another! To help bridge this gap, the Sussex Humanities Lab is hosting a number of data dates - simply bring your data  to the session and speak to our team about the possible methodologies available.

Tuesday 9 May, 2 - 4pm

Further information & registration



This research networking workshop aims to generate critical conversations and new research collaborations to build positive futures for AI in sustainability research.

Date: 20 June
Time: 14:00 - 16:30
Venue: Jubilee 118
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The School of Education & Social Work is hosting an informal coffee morning for researchers in the School to meet with colleagues in SHL, find out more about this cross-campus research programme, and explore possible synergies and ways to collaborate.

This is an informal event. Pop along for as long as you like. No presentations. Just coffee, tea, pastries, and conversation.

Date TBC

Further information coming soon


SHL Research Surgeries

Drop in for an informal chat with SHL programme manager Elena Dennison. This will be of interest to those working in SHL research areas, or those wanting to develop a research proposal within SHL’s remit.

Every other Monday 12:30 -1:30, starting 6 March

Silverstone SB211.

Further information 


Ways to work with SHL

The SHL incubator programme is a pilot for 2022-2023.