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Reminder: 2018 Annual General Meeting and Breakfast Session

May 7, 2018

The 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Evaluation Society – National Capital Chapter will be held on Monday, May 14, 2018. This event will be followed by a breakfast session on “The Policy on Results – What has it Meant for Evaluation?”. Location: RCAF Officers’ Mess, 158 Gloucester St., Ottawa Details about the Annual […]

Elections: Call for Board of Directors’ Nominations

April 25, 2018

Interested in a rewarding and fun experience? Join the Board of Directors for our CES National Capital Chapter (CES-NCC) and make a difference in our local Evaluation Community! There are four positions open this year. The terms of office are for three years, from July 1st, 2018 to June 30th, 2021. About the CES-NCC Board Volunteering to […]

Upcoming Breakfast Session on The Policy on Results: What has it Meant for Evaluation?

April 13, 2018

The next breakfast session will be held on May 14, 2018 following the Annual General Meeting and will be entitled The Policy on Results: What has it Meant for Evaluation? Details regarding this breakfast session and registration are available in the Breakfast Session section of the Website.

Reminder: The ESS Is Back in May 2018

April 6, 2018

The next Essential Skills Series will be held on May 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. Registration is now open. Don’t miss out! We will be limiting class size to 20 to ensure maximum benefit to participants. Stay tuned for announcements of upcoming CES-NCC activities later in the Spring.

The ESS Is Back in May 2018

March 12, 2018

The next Essential Skills Series will be held on May 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. Registration is now open. Don’t miss out! We will be limiting class size to 20 to ensure maximum benefit to participants. Stay tuned for announcements of upcoming CES-NCC activities later in the Spring.

ALE 2018 Agenda Now Available

January 31, 2018

The agenda for the 2018 Annual Learning Event is now available. The ALE will be held on February 13, 2018 at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre with the theme: “Principled Evaluation: should I give a s*#T?“. Don’t miss out, register today!

Principles-Focused Evaluation Workshop by Michael Quinn Patton

January 16, 2018

A virtual workshop (via Gotomeeting) discussing principles-focused evaluations will be given by Michael Quinn Patton on February 12, 2018. Principles-focused evaluation provides a customized approach for evaluating principles-based initiatives. Three core evaluation questions are: To what extent are the principles meaningful and actionable by those to whom they are targeted? If meaningful, to what extent are they […]

Susan Zimmerman Presenting at the 2018 Annual Learning Event

January 8, 2018

Book your seat today for the CES-NCC 2018 Annual Learning Event on February 13, 2018 at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre. Early Bird Registration has been extended until January 15, 2018! Registration Instructions: Download the registration form or register online. Featured presenter Susan Zimmerman is a lawyer and Executive Director of the Secretariat on Responsible […]

Reminder: Call for Submissions for the CES-NCC’s 2018 Annual Learning Event

January 4, 2018

Please consider submitting a brief proposal for either a presentation or a poster. Visit the ALE page for more details. Deadline for submissions has been extended to January 8th, 2018.

Dr. Harry Cummings and Dr. Émilie Peter Presenting at the 2018 Annual Learning Event

December 21, 2017

Registrations are growing for the CES-NCC 2018 Annual Learning Event at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road, Ottawa (February 13, 2018). Book your seat today for this one-day conference. Early Bird Registration ends January 8, 2018. Registration Instructions: Download the registration form or register online. Featured presenters Dr. Harry Cummings is President of the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES), and […]