This report summarises the findings of a small pilot project conducted for Sciencewise-ERC which aimed to develop a better understanding of whether and how public dialogues (and public participation more broadly) affect people’s motivations to participate in future. The project set out to explore two questions:
This short report summarises the pilot project, carried out with past participants of several Sciencewise-ERC funded dialogue projects. It concludes with some lessons for working with public participants in future dialogue projects and some thoughts about future research in this area.
View the report: Revisiting Past Participants