Welcome to the GetAMoveOn Network+

Funded by the EPSRC, the GetAMoveOn Network+ brings together experts in human computer interaction, health psychology, behaviour change, sensor networks, data analytics, interactive visualisation, sports and exercise science, and online citizen engagement, with the aim of transforming health through enabling mobility.

Call for proposals for small events and other activities (1) - August 2017 - now CLOSED

Funding to run an event or other activities relating to the GetAMoveOn Network+ aims and themes

2nd Funding Call: Proposals for Small Events and Other Activities Call opens: Wednesday 23rd August 2017 Call closes: Thursday 5th October 2017 at 12.00 midday BST Funding available: Small grants of up to £2500 (including VAT) for direct costs Overview We are inviting proposals for …

Summer & Winter Schools - CLOSED

Call for proposals to run summer and/or winter schools for early-career and established researchers

Call opens: Monday 27th November 2017 Call closes: Wednesday 31st January 2018 Funding available: Up to £9,000 sponsorship (per application) towards direct costs INTRODUCTION We’re intending to sponsor a series of Winter and Summer Schools to be held in 2018 and 20…

Overview The purpose of this Feasibility Funding is to provide short term support to allow initial investigation of new ideas which are strongly aligned to the GetAMoveOn Network+ aims and research challenges. The maximum sum awarded per application will be £50,000 paid at 80% fEC . Those …

June 2017: Older Adults & Physical Activity Workshop

Using technology to help older adults be physically active

On June 27th 2017 we held a workshop on using technology to help older adults to be physically active. We heard findings from some of the most recent research on the topic, focusing on different technologies, different user groups, and different types of physical activity; we learned about…

Tuesday 20th February 2018 from 10am-4pm Facilitators: Profs Ann Blandford & Anna Cox Overview The workshop will include talks and working group activities focusing on the role of behaviour change and other theories that support reasoning about the social and community contexts within which…

Following our recent call for proposals to run small events and activities, we're delighed to announce that we now have six events lined up for the next couple of months or so: three research oriented workshops aimed at academics and practitioners, each with an associated public event to help…

As part of the start-up phase of the GetAMoveOn Network+ , we funded a number of thinkpieces to help scope and define approaches and stimulate debate around our aims and themes. Our latest thinkpiece is Sedentary Behaviour and Physical Activity Interventions in Older Adults using Digital…