Webinar - Best practices in survey research

This webinar provides examples of best practice in survey research, mainly based on the European Social Survey, a longitudinal face-to-face study that has run for 20 years in more than 30 European countries. These experiences address sampling, nonresponse, translation, measurement, fieldwork and other elements from the survey life cycle.


  • Identifying what are usually seen as best practices in survey research.
  • Reasons why and under which conditions these best practices are not implemented in survey research
  • What are alternative practices

Learning Outcomes
By the end of this webinar, you will have learnt:

  1. What are currently seen as best practices in survey research
  2. How to assess the value and applicability of these best practices
  3. How to pursue high survey quality


Ineke Stoop - Retired, formerly Head of Methodology at The Netherlands Institute for Social Research

Ineke Stoop retired from her job on the 14th of July 2019. Until then she was Head of Methodology at The Netherlands Institute for Social Research¦SCP, a government agency which conducts research into the social aspects of all areas of government policy. She also was Deputy Director Methodological of the European Social Survey and Chair of the European Statistical Advisory Committee.

Dr Stoop obtained her Ph.D. in social sciences from Utrecht University for a thesis on survey nonresponse. She has taught courses on nonresponse, survey design and comparative surveys, and has authored articles, chapters and books on the same topics. In 2018 she was co-editor of a Wiley monograph titled Advances on Comparative Survey Methodology.

Event information

Date: 25th Aug 20

Start Time:
NSW | ACT | VIC | TAS: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
QLD: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SA: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
NT: 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
WA: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Arrival Time:
5 mins before start time - please make sure you have downloaded the program and be ready to start.

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QPR Points: 10

Member Price: AU $ 88.00

Non-member Price: AU $ 120

Your Price: AU $ 120.00


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Registrations Close: 26th Aug 20 5:00 PM