Sponsors and Exhibitors



Audio Visual Partner
Public Policy and Program Evaluation – Carleton University

Twitter: https://twitter.com/CarletonSPPA
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/carleton-sppa/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/carletonuniversitysppa/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/carletonsppa/

Program Cover Partner
PRA Inc.

For over 30 years, the PRA team has provided client-focused evaluation and research services, nation-wide, to all levels of government as well as the non-profit sector. Our staff comprises experienced professional and technical specialists, including 27 full-time and 75 part-time or casual employees. PRA offers clients a team with advanced training in social sciences, statistics, data analysis, management, and market research. We also have a roster of consulting associates, all professional or academic researchers with subject-matter expertise in a variety of areas.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/PrairieRA
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/prairieresearchassociates/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PrairieResearchAssociates/

Luncheon Partner
University of Ottawa’s Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services

The Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services (CRECS) is a bi-faculty research centre at the University of Ottawa, located on the traditional land of the Algonquin Anishnaabeg. CRECS Principal Researchers, Affiliate Researchers, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Graduate Students collaborate with community partners in the education, social service, health, and government sectors to co-create and mobilize knowledge to improve policies, programs, services, and practices. 

Twitter: https://twitter.com/CRSEC_CRECS

Refreshment Break Partner
Goss Gilroy Inc.

Goss Gilroy Inc. (GGI) is a privately-owned Canadian management consulting firm offering a wide range of services to public, not-for-profit and private sector clients. The breadth and depth of our expertise is applied to meeting our clients’ objectives and to obtaining results that fit the specific needs of their organizations.

Refreshment Break Partner
DPM Research Inc.

DPM Research is a research and consulting firm with offices in Ottawa and Prince Edward Island. DPM Research specializes in applied research, program evaluation and policy analysis and offers services are offers services to private and public sector clients in Canada and abroad.



The Canadian Evaluation Society Educational Fund (CESEF) is an independent organization that was originally created by the Canadian Evaluation Society in 1990 and reorganized in 2005 to improve national capacity for evaluation through educational activities. In 2006, it became officially registered as a Canadian charity.

The purpose of the CESEF is to provide scholarships, awards, and educational opportunities to Canadians wishing to further their knowledge within the field of program evaluation.


NelsonJF Consulting Inc. is a Canadian monitoring and evaluation (M&E) consulting firm whose vision is to make evaluations accessible to every organization and inclusive to all stakeholders. Founded in 2020, our core mission is to empower organizations in the public, private and non-profit sectors to plan, develop and implement monitoring, evaluation, and learning systems to better tell their impact story. Our services include capacity building and ongoing support, project/program evaluation, and developing monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) systems.



LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/nelsonjf-consulting-inc/

The Performance and Planning Exchange (PPX) is a non-profit Canada-based international centre of excellence for learning, sharing and developing expertise in performance and planning – including its measurement, implementation, public reporting and management.


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ppx.frp
Twitter: https://twitter.com/PPX_FRP
LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/ppx-frp/