• Networking

    Meet and Greet with National President Dr. Doaa Saddek, CE

    CES Nova Scotia is delighted to host a meet and greet webinar with Dr. Doaa Saddek, our new National President, on Dec. 2 at noon Atlantic time (11 EST). This event is part of a series of free online “Wednesday Webinars” that launched this fall in collaboration with CES PEI and CES NB. To receive notifications of upcoming webinars in this series as well as other opportunities, please subscribe to the CESNS blog! All webinars in this series welcome participation in French and English. Dr. Doaa Saddek became President of CES on July 1, 2020. Dr. Saddek brings 20 years of experience in the field of evaluation and has served…

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Registration is open for the 5th EvalYouth Virtual Conference (Nov 21)

    From the EvalYouth website: With the theme of “Evaluation for Transformation and Social Change,” the 5th EvalYouth Conference is a 1-day virtual conference that seeks to build the evaluation capabilities of individuals focusing especially on Young and Emerging Evaluators (YEEs) but open for all members of the evaluation community and other interested professionals. The conference will be held on the 21st of November 2020, from 12:00 to 16:00 (GMT). Speakers and presenters are distinguished leaders, scholars, and practitioners from the evaluation community. To register for the conference (at no cost), visit:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScetjZ397ewlEv9vQJe9f91pbi3hbU9kpNGJCWutZHL5afZoA/viewform. More info in the conference poster below and in EvalYouth’s recent announcement.

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Launch of the CES-NS Journal Club (Nov 18)!

    The Professional Development Committee of the Nova Scotia Chapter of CES is holding a discussion of a journal article: “Building evaluative culture in community services: Caring for evidence”, by John Mayne In Evaluation and Program Planning 2017.  The discussion will be hosted by Rob Chatwin, CE. This session will be held via zoom on Wednesday, November 18, 12:00-1:00pm (AST). This is the first session of this format, so it is limited to CES members.  Please register for this session on the link below, and the article, with discussion questions, and joining instructions will be sent to you.https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMqcOmgqz8iEtDdptLxnc0XfZxiIfqXDu1S We look forward to seeing many of  you at this informative session.