• Networking,  Uncategorized

    Volunteer Opportunities with CES NS & Save the Date for the CES NS AGM

    We’re looking for new CES NS Board* members for:– Vice President– Secretary– Professional Development Chair*Must be a current CES Member to hold a Board position. We are also looking for volunteers for three committees:– Professional Development– Partnership & Engagement– Communications We need your help to continue to build our CES Nova Scotia Chapter!To learn more, reach out to us at: [email protected] let us know of your interest by June 1, 2021. Save the date:CES NS AGMNoon, June 16, 2021Details to follow.

  • Networking

    The CES-CESEF Student Case Competition Final Round takes place on May 11!

    The final round of the CES-CESEF Student Case Competition will be held on Tuesday, May 11 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm EDT (4:30 to 6:30 ADT) via Zoom! The finalists this year involve two teams from Simon Fraser University and a team from the University of Montreal. There is no cost to attend. However, registration at the following link is required: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/2021-cesef-student-case-competition-second-round-tickets-143227315757 For those unfamiliar with the event, each team will have 20 minutes to present their proposal (based on an RFP) and 10 minutes to answer questions. The Judges panel will ask 3 questions (of a team) and the organizers intend to accommodate 1 short question from a select sponsor…

  • Networking

    Atlantic Canada Meet-Up: Regional Achievements, Networking, and CES 2021 Pre-Conference Chat (April 29)

    You’re invited to a meet and greet for the Atlantic Canada evaluation community! Meeting on:April 29, 202112:00 – 1:30 pm (ADT)Online (Zoom) All Atlantic Canadians interested or involved in evaluation are invited to attend to chat about how we are planning to participate in the 2021 CES conference (May 10-14), to celebrate achievements, and to network with evaluators from across the region. Please register in advance: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMvceiprzMsH9a-v6ke1ZzXHrUwMuB_eTmx After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about attending the meeting. We hope to see you there!

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Apr 28: “Independence, Integrity, Impact: Integrating Core Workplace Values into the Work of the OAG” with NS Assistant Auditor General, Andrew Atherton

    Update (May 3, 2021): A recording of the event is now available: https://youtu.be/RQSMgLt-ovI The PowerPoint slides for the presentation are also available below: The Nova Scotia Chapter of CES invites you to a Professional Development Session “Independence, Integrity, Impact: Integrating Core Workplace Values into the Work of the OAG” on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, Noon – 1 PM ADT via Zoom. In this session, we’ll be joined by Nova Scotia’s Assistant Auditor General, Andrew Atherton! The Office of the Auditor General of Nova Scotia was established more than a century ago and it has been the independent watchdog for the Province’s public accounts almost continually ever since. The work of the Office…