Events

BetterEvaluation lists events from our networks as a service to the evaluation community.
We do not officially endorse these events unless they are noted as a BetterEvaluation event.

Here is some upcoming events of interest to the evaluation community. Please don't hesitate to suggest an event.

Important notice:

In light of the current pandemic, many event organisers globally are postponing or cancelling events, or shifting events online. We will try to update our event listings as we become aware of these changes, but we advise you to check with event organisers about the status of any event you are interested in attending.

Alice Macfarlan, Knowledge Platform Manager
17th March, 2020

Open online courses

Effective and Creative Evaluation Report Writing - In this course, students will learn best practices for effective and creative report writing specific to evaluation reports. Learning points and practical exercises are combined to develop skills in putting together an effective and engaging evaluation report.

Cutting-Edge Monitoring & Evaluation: A Guide for Practitioners - This course lays the ground for Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) by considering challenges in current M&E practice, introducing a tool-box of evaluation techniques and showing where these can be best applied. 

How to Be a Successful Evaluation Consultant - This course provides the opportunity to learn how to establish, manage and maintain an evaluation consultancy.

Managing the Politics of Evaluation - This course considers some of the challenges that evaluators and evaluation managers face when striving to have an impartial evaluation of a programme.

September

Conference

10th AfrEA Conference
Online - 21st September, 2021 to 24th September, 2021 - Paid

Note change of date: The AfrEA conference is now in September. Further draft conference information available here

November

Conference

AEA at 35 : Meeting the Moment
United States - 8th November, 2021 to 13th November, 2021 - Paid

The American Evaluation Association celebrates and reflects on their 35 years in their 2021 conference. 

February

Conference

3rd APEA Conference & Evalfest 2022
India - 21st February, 2022 to 25th February, 2022 - Free

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June

Conference

The 14th European Evaluation Society Biennial Conference 2022
Denmark - 6th June, 2022 to 10th June, 2022 - Paid

The theme for the conference is Evaluation in an Uncertain World:Complexity, Legitimacy and Ethics.