• CES-NS AGM,  CES-NS Board

    Call for Nominations for the Nova Scotia Chapter Board of Directors

    Deadline: April 27, 2016 Hello CES-NS members, If you’d like to demonstrate your commitment to the value of the Canadian Evaluation Society – Nova Scotia Chapter and help to shape its future, then becoming involved as a member of the Board is for you! The board is seeking nominations for two board position (IT/IM Lead & the Professional Development Lead). You may nominate yourself or someone else. If you are nominating someone, please make sure that they are aware and are in agreement. Nominating candidates for office is a valuable service to CES-NS and your thoughtful participation in this process will be greatly appreciated. Responsibilities and Time Commitment: Only CES…

  • 2014 CES Conference,  CES-NS AGM,  CES-NS Board,  Professional Development

    Professional Development Opportunity:  Putting Evaluation Theory into Practice: Strengthening Evaluation Culture, Addressing Challenges and Seizing Opportunities

    The Nova Scotia Chapter of the Canadian Evaluation Society, in collaboration with the Nova Scotia Government Evaluators’ Network, invite you to the participatory day-long symposium: Putting Evaluation Theory into Practice: Strengthening Evaluation Culture, Addressing Challenges and Seizing Opportunities. Please join us for: Panel presentations and discussions on: Evidence informed decision making in Nova Scotia, with Krista Connell, CEO of the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation, Graham Steele, former Minister of Finance and Susanna Fuller of the Ivany Commission;  as well as an organizations’ first-hand experiences building evaluation culture Networking Poster presentations Café- style discussions Date: May 29th 2014  Time: 9:00am- 4:15pm Registration starts at 8:30am  Location: World Trade & Convention Centre-1800 Argyle…

  • CES-NS Board,  Membership

    Call for Volunteers for CES-NS Board

    The Nova Scotia Chapter of the Canadian Evaluation Society is seeking nominations for Treasurer, Membership Chair and IT Chair to hold office for the period of May 2014 to May 2016. Please see the position descriptions here. The volunteer Board meets once a month and is made up of dedicated members from NGO’s, government and private sectors; some members are experienced evaluators and others are new to the field. If you are interested in offering your name for nomination to the Board or would like more information please contact Janet Ivory at [email protected] or at 902 424 2370. Nominations will be accepted until May 22, 2014.