News and Upcoming Events

Essential Skills Series – October 3 to December 10, 2021

October 3, 2021

Essential Skills Series – October-December 2021 October 3 to December 10, 2021 Online using CES National’s e-Institute online platform This facilitated online Essential Skills Series will take place as a 10-week session, starting October 3 to December 10, 2021. This session will focus on evaluation in federal government. Register soon as the class size will be limited to 20 […]

Call for Expressions of Interest for Professional Development

June 30, 2021

Are you interested in facilitating professional development? The CES-NCC would like to build an expanded list of offerings from a competent and diverse roster of facilitators to provide both in-person and virtual training options for evaluators in the Ottawa-Gatineau area. For more information, please refer to the full Call for Expression of Interest. Responses to […]

Learning to See with Two Eyes: Insights from applying culturally-responsive evaluation strategies to an Indigenous health initiative.

April 27, 2021

This webinar will feature a 25-minute presentation introducing an innovative framework for culturally-responsive evaluation within Indigenous contexts. The presentation will be followed by a virtual learning circle where fellow evaluators are invited to reflect on how they can introduce greater cultural responsiveness into their evaluation practice.

A Discussion Event: COVID, Evaluation, Performance Measurement, and What Comes Next – Session 2: Going into the Future

March 17, 2021

A Discussion Event: COVID, Evaluation, Performance Measurement, and What Comes Next
Session 2: Going into the Future
Wednesday, March 17, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

A Discussion Event: COVID, Evaluation, Performance Measurement, and What Comes Next – Session 1: Lessons from the Pandemic

March 4, 2021

A Discussion Event: COVID, Evaluation, Performance Measurement, and What Comes Next
Session 1: Lessons from the Pandemic
Thursday, March 4, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Panel: Evaluation and Technology

February 24, 2021

CES-NCC, in collaboration with the CES 2021 Virtual Conference, will host a 2-hour virtual event on Evaluation and Technology on Wednesday February 24 at noon EST.  

2021 Webinar Series – January 19

January 19, 2021

In this months’ very special webinar, we are pleased to host Natalie Kishuk to answer your questions on the CE credentialing process (in both French and English)! Whether you are a new evaluator just starting to think about the CE process, or a more experienced evaluator looking to choose the best highlights to include in your application – this event will have something for you! On January 19th, 2020 at 1:00 pm join us for the webinar “New Years Resolution Session: Credentialed Evaluator (CE) FAQ Session.”

Essential Skills Series – January-March 2021

January 25, 2021

Essential Skills Series – January-March 2021 January 25 to March 29, 2021 Online using CES National’s e-Institute online platform Register soon as the class size will be limited to 20 to ensure maximum benefit to participants.

French Essential Skills Series

January 11, 2021

The course begins on January 11, 2021, and is designed for people who are new to evaluation. Prior knowledge of evaluation, or of social science research methods is not required. This course will be offered in French.

CES NCC Holiday Networking Event

December 17, 2020

The famous CES-NCC Holiday Networking Event is back! The 2020 edition will be virtual! This is always a superb opportunity to make new acquaintances and reconnect with colleagues in a fun atmosphere. Come join us for some entertaining conversations on Thursday December 17 from 5pm to 7pm. Admission is free!