From October 24-29, QED’s Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) staff attended and presented at the 2016 American Evaluation Association (AEA) Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. With the 2016 theme of “Evaluation + Design,” the attendees dived into various related topics related to program design, evaluation design, and information design. Throughout the conference, the QED team participated in four separate panel presentations, including:
Learn more about the conference and the “Evaluation + Design” theme here. AEA is a professional association of evaluators devoted to the application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation, technology, and many other forms of evaluation. Evaluation involves assessing the strengths and weaknesses of programs, policies, personnel, products, and organizations to improve their effectiveness. AEA has approximately 7,100 members representing all 50 states in the United States, as well as more than 60 foreign countries.