• CES-NS AGM,  Professional Development

    CES-NS Symposium May 29th, 2014

    The chapter board has been collaborating with the Nova Scotia Government Evaluators Network on the development of the CES-NS Symposium. There will be more information on this event in the near future, please keep an eye on our website for more details. The symposium will be free for members. CES members who are in consulting practices are invited to join the event over the noon hour to promote the work they do to the government evaluators who are attending. Tables will be provided for displays. This will be a great networking opportunity! If you are interested in joining us, please forward an email to [email protected]  

  • CES-NS AGM,  Membership,  volunteer opportunity

    2013 AGM Agenda and Documentation

    Good morning. With the AGM quickly approaching, the Executive has decided to post the agenda and all supporting documentation to the website. If you wish to print the files for your reference at the AGM, please do.  If you have any questions specific to the AGM, please contact President, Rob Chatwin – [email protected] Canadian Evaluation Society Nova Scotia Chapter Annual General Meeting May 10, 2013 8:30 am to 9:15 am Agenda 1. Call to Order 2. Review and approval of AGM Minutes  – CESNS AGM Minutes May 14 2012 3. Annual Report 2012-13 – CES-NS Annual Report May 2013 AGM 4. Financial Report 2012-13 5. Bylaw Change – CES-NS Bylaw…

  • CES-NS AGM,  Professional Development

    John Mayne Presentation – Demonstrating Impact in Complex Environments

    Overview Are you required to demonstrate impact in your work? Does your work require you to demonstrate returns on investment? Do you work in a complex environment where establishing cause and effect is challenging? If you answered yes to any of these questions please join us for a day-long session with Dr. John Mayne In the morning Dr. Mayne will share his thoughts on theories of change and making causal claims when demonstrating impact. This will be followed by an afternoon workshop on Contribution Analysis: The Theory and the Practice. Small and large group discussions will be part of the morning and afternoon sessions. Date: May 10, 2013 Time: 9:30am-4:15pm…