• Networking,  Professional Development

    Get ready to submit your proposals to C2023!

    Proposals will soon be accepted for the 2023 CES Conference! Please see the below message from the conference co-chairs. The 2023 CES Conference Organizing Committee announces that it will publish proposal guidelines for workshops, papers and thematic breakfasts on November 30. These guidelines will emphasize the importance of linking proposals to the theme and sub-themes of the conference, clarify expectations around cultural appropriation, outline expectations for the natural environment, identify the process for completing a proposal, and list the information required and assessment criteria for each type of proposal. The call for proposals will open on December 7, 2022 and close on January 23, 2023. Other important dates marking the…

  • Professional Development

    What are the CES Competencies and What Do They Mean? (Nov 16 @ 6 pm AST)

    The CES Student & Emerging Evaluator Network is hosting a session, “What are the CES Competencies and What Do They Mean?” This session will be held on November 16 at 5 pm ET (6 pm AST) as part of the Network’s Content and Connect series. From the CES website: This session will provide an overview of the competencies and why they exist, followed by break-out rooms to discuss how competencies are used in practice, what your experiences look like so far, and why these are important to the field of evaluation in Canada. We will be joined by seasoned evaluators who will share their experience integrating the competencies into their…

  • Contracts & Jobs

    Employment Opportunity: Senior Evaluation Consultant with the NS Department of Labour, Skills, and Immigration

    The Department of Labour, Skills, and Immigration (LSI) is hiring a Senior Evaluation Consultant. This is a permanent, full-time position with Nova Scotia Government. The closing date for applications is ​September 7, 2022. For more information and to apply, visit: https://jobs.novascotia.ca/job/HALIFAX-Senior-Evaluation-Consultant-%28Planning-&-Development-Officer-3%29-NS-b3j-3k5/562642617/

  • Board Updates & Notices

    CES NS Summer Hiatus and 2022-23 Board Results

    Summer is here, which means warm weather, sunshine, and – for many – vacation time! As such, CES NS will be going on a hiatus during July and August. However, we’ll still post on the blog on employment opportunities or other organizations’ events as they are shared with us. The CES NS board will return to action in September, orienting new board members and planning for the coming months. Expect to see regular events like the Journal Club resuming by October. We would also like to share with you the list of CES NS board members for 2022-23! Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote. President: Dorian…