AES17 International Evaluation Conference in Canberra

Pre-conference and post-conference workshops are being held on Sunday, September 3 and Thursday, September 7.

While hinting at the national capital location, the 2017 conference theme Evaluation Capital captures two important but often neglected ideas in evaluation.

Firstly, evaluation is a durable asset for sound governance. That is, longevity and permanence should be built into our evaluation systems because societies with more evaluation capital are better off than those with less.

The second idea concerns the inherently political nature of evaluation, and that evaluation commissioners and practitioners must be sensitive to the effect of politics when making their evaluative choices.

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September 4, 2017 – September 6, 2017 all-day
National Convention Centre
31 Constitution Ave
Canberra ACT 2601
Australasian Evaluation Society
+61 3 9035 3484