Archive for the ‘Conferences’ Category

Conference: Next Generation Evaluation: Embracing Complexity, Connectivity and Change

Friday, March 21st, 2014

"On Nov. 14th 2013, FSG and Stanford Social Innovation Review convened Next Generation Evaluation: Embracing Complexity, Connectivity and Change to discuss emerging ideas that are defining the future of social sector evaluation. The Conference brought together nearly 400 participants to learn about the trends driving the need for evaluation to ...

DCED Global Seminar on Results Measurement 24-26 March 2014, Bangkok

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Full text available here: http://www.enterprise-development.org/page/seminar2014 "Following popular demand, the DCED is organising the second Global Seminar on results measurement in the field of private sector development (PSD), 24-26 March 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Seminar is being organised in cooperation with the ILO and with financial support from the Swiss State ...

AEA Conference: Evaluation in Complex Ecologies

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Relationships, Responsibilities, Relevance 26th Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Conference: October 24-27, 2012 Workshops: October 22, 23, 24, 28 "Evaluation takes place in complex global and local ecologies where we evaluators play important roles in building better organizations and communities and in creating opportunities for a better world. Ecology is ...

Conference: Measuring Impact of Higher Education for Development

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

From: Monday 19th March 2012 to Tuesday 20th March 2012 Venue:  Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London Organisers: London International Development Centre (LIDC); Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Background: Higher education for international development has been, in recent years, a neglected area relative to other educational interventions. Yet higher education (HE) is necessary for ...

Conference: Evaluation in a Complex World -Balancing Theory and Practice

Monday, February 13th, 2012

April 29- May 1, 2012 (Sunday-Tuesday) Seaview Resort, Galloway, NJ, USA. (http://www.dolce-seaview-hotel.com) Organised by the Eastern Evaluation Research Society, a Regional Affiliate of the American Evaluation Association. Flyer available here Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Greene, University of Illinois and President of AEA Featured Speakers: Eleanor Chelimsky, U.S. Government Accountability Office and former AEA President ...

Conference about “The Future of Evaluation in Modern Societies”, Germany.

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

"The Center for Evaluation (CEval) of Saarland University, Germany, is a globally active research institute for applied social science in the field of evaluation and member of the DeGEval (German Evaluation Society). On this occasion, we organize an international conference about “The Future of Evaluation in Modern Societies” on 14th ...

UKES CONFERENCE 2012 Evaluation for results: What counts? Who stands to gain? How is it done?

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

16 March 2012 The Macdonald Hotel, Birmingham [from UKES website] UKES conferences address leading issues of the day in programme and policy evaluation. The 2012 Annual Conference will address the current drive towards evaluation focused on results – frequently linked to 'Payment by Results' and what, in international development and elsewhere, is ...

Innovations in Monitoring and Evaluation ‘as if Politics Mattered’,

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Date: 17-18 October 2011 Venue: ANU, Canberra, Australia Concept Note, Chris Roche & Linda Kelly, 4 August 2011 The Developmental Leadership Program (DLP)[1] addresses an important gap in international thinking and policy about the critical role played by leaders, elites and coalitions in the politics of development. At the core of DLP thinking ...

The Oslo Governance Forum – Governance Assessments for Social Accountability

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

  Date: 3-5 October 2011 Venue: Oslo, Norway  ABOUT THE OSLO GOVERNANCE FORUM The Oslo Governance Forum (OGF) is an initiative of the Oslo Governance Centre and the Democratic Governance Group of UNDP. The Forum will facilitate exchange of innovative experiences, knowledge and policy options among international development practitioners, academic institutions, government representatives and ...

2012 European Evaluation Society Conference in Helsinki

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Date: OCTOBER 1-5, 2012 Venue: HELSINKI, Finland Conference website EVALUATION IN THE NETWORKED SOCIETY: NEW CONCEPTS, NEW CHALLENGES, NEW SOLUTIONS The Tenth Biennial Conference of the European Evaluation Society will be the international evaluation event of the year. It will be held in Helsinki, Finland during 3-5 October 2012 (pre-conference workshops 1- 2 October). Evaluators ...