Organised by the Impact Funding Team, the ESRC Festival of Social Science has run at the University of Southampton since 2019. Each festival year has focused on a different theme and has produced a wide variety of events.

Due to the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) coinciding with the festival, events in 2021 focused on Climate Change and the Environment. With the 2020 festival taking a new approach as a digital-first event focusing on Migration, Social Care and Climate Change.

Our Stories: Digital Methods For Supporting Transitions Of Autistic Children And Young People

Numbers In Everyday Life: Developing Young Children's Understanding Of The Social Uses Of Numbers In The World Around Them.

How Can Volunteering Help Me On The Way To My Dream Job? A Workshop For Young People With Local Volunteers, Careers Advisers And Local Volunteering Organisations

Teacher Voice Matters! Collaborative Approaches To Research Agendas

Monitoring Our Coast Through More Than Maps

Housing And The Cost Of Living Crisis