From the event website: Do you ever wonder what all the data visualisation fuss is all about? Do you secretly worry that people in the audience snicker at your graphs? Or do you still rely on the Excel default when making your charts? Then this is the course for you! There’s a revolution in chart design and data visualisation that is sweeping business and research communities alike.
From the event webpage: You've been tasked with doing an evaluation, research project, or collecting data for your nonprofit program, and have analysed the data. Your next task is to write a final report...or is it? What about hosting a data party? Data parties are a participatory session where you sit down with your stakeholders to collaboratively explore and interpret the initial results.
From the conference website: The CREA 2020 theme of Interrogating Cultural Responsiveness against the Backdrop of Racism and Colonialism will focus on the following areas in program evaluation, measurement, and assessment: • Being culturally responsive in the midst of discomfort and opposition—critically reflecting on our professional experiences and strategies for maintaining and strengthening our cultural responsiveness • Choosing to be part of a solution rather than part of a
From the conference website: For the 2020 annual AEA conference, I am asking proposal submitters to think about her/his/their expression of light through their evaluation practice. Ask yourself, “How am I shining my light?” in my work. Is it through making sure all stakeholder voices are included, particularly those who are often in the dark? Is it through shining light on the historical imperative associated with certain evaluation methods/practices?
From the conference website: This year’s Conference is organised around two primary focuses – social equity and a safer climate – interwoven with four strands: innovation; indigenous ways of knowing; leadership; and methodology. This approach aims to help us explore the ways that evaluation in Aotearoa New Zealand might contribute to: understanding current crises and challenges taking action for social equity and a safer climate helping vulnerable communities
From the conference website: Ray Pawson’s and Nick Tilley’s seminal 1997 text, ‘Realistic Evaluation’, began a shift in the terrain in research and evaluation, for those who do research and evaluation and those who commission and use it.