Pre-Conference


Pre-Conference Workshops

The EES Pre-Conference workshops in Maastricht will take place over the two days preceding the conference, i.e. on September 26 & 27, 2016. These pre-conference sessions will again be a unique opportunity to gain knowledge and experience from stimulating and knowledgeable presenters.

All of the workshops are one day sessions.

Please note that all pre-conference workshops will start at 9:00. Registration desk will be available from 8:00 during pre-conference days.

So make sure to book your trip to Maastricht to attend both the pre-conference sessions and the conference itself!

An please don’t hesitate to contact the pre-conference organisation team should you have any questions.

Albine Guitard
Ian C. Davies
Nicoletta Stame
pre-conference@ees2016.eu


Current list of pre-conference workshops

Please note that workshops PW3, PW6, PW14 and PW 17 are cancelled.

 

Monday, September 26, 2016

 

PW
1

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Realist evaluation: reporting and quality standards
Evaluation Approaches
G. Westhorp
Realist evaluation
             
 

PW
2

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Contribution analysis: The coming-of-age story continues
Evaluation Approaches
M. Noltze, F. Gaisbauer, T. Schwedersky
Contribution Analysis
             
 

PW
3

  Cancelled
Workshop name:

Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
 
Assumptions Based Evaluation

Evaluation Approaches
O. N. Feinstein
Assumption Based
             
 

PW
4

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Theory of change for evaluators
Evaluation Approaches
J. Brouwers
Theory of Change
             
 

PW
5

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Dealing with complexity in development evaluation
Overarching topics - Situations, functions
M. Bamberger, J. Vaessen, E. Raimondo
Complexity
             
 

PW
6

  Cancelled
Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
 
Building, Connecting and Using Theory of Change and Contribution Analysis
Evaluation Approaches
Kaireen Chaytor
Theory of change and contribution analysis 
             
 

PW
7

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Going Deep on Participatory and Collaborative Approaches to Evaluation
Evaluation as a social practice
B. Cousins, H. Al Hudib
Participatory
             
 

PW
8

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Case Study Evaluation
Evaluation Design/Methods
H. Simons
Case study
             
 

PW
9

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Introduction to Rapid Impact Evaluation and New Methods for Evaluating Impacts in Mixed Methods Evaluations
Evaluation Design/Methods
A. Rowe
Impact evaluation
             

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

 

PW
10

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  How to carry out evaluations so they change people lives
Evaluation Approaches
B. Perrin, M. McGuire
Positivity
             
 

PW
11

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Doing (developmental) evaluation using boundary critique
Evaluation Approaches
M. Reynolds
Developmental evaluation
             
 

PW
12

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Outcome Harvesting —A tool for identifying and understanding results in complex circumstances
Evaluation Approaches
R. Wilson-Grau
Outcome harvesting
             
 

PW
13

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Using Systems concepts in Designing External/Peer Reviews of the Evaluation Function; from Purpose to Questions
Overarching topics - Concepts
M. Laeubli. B. Williams
Systems
             
 

PW
14

  Cancelled
Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
 
Culture Matters: Integrating Culture into Evaluation

Overarching topics - Concepts
Z. Ofir, S. Kumar
Culture
             
 

PW
15

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Two Routes to Designing for Sustainability: Evaluative Thinking and Sustained Impact Evaluation
Overarching topics - Situations, functions
J. Cekan, G. Sharrock
Sustainability
             
 

PW
16

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainer:
Topic:
  Monitoring and evaluation for development in peace-precarious situations
Overarching topics - Situations, functions
C. Elkins
Monitoring & Evaluation
             
 

PW
17

  Cancelled
Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
 
Holding up the mirror: evaluators making sense of their own reflection

Evaluation Design/Methods
G. Parry-Crooke, D. Hills, G. Iacopini
Reflectivity
             
 

PW
18

  Workshop name:
Category:
Trainers:
Topic:
  Using Technology to Enhance Applied Research & Evaluation
Evaluation and the use of digital technologies
S. Donaldson, T. Azzam
Designing data displays