American Evaluation Association 2017


2017 marks the American Evaluation Association’s (AEA) 31st Annual Conference. Taking place on November 6-11 in Washington, D.C., Evaluation 2017 brings together evaluators, evaluation scholars, students, and evaluation users from around the world are invited to assemble, share, and learn from the successes of the international discipline and practice of evaluation. Rainbow Research is proud to participate in AEA.

Presentations and Workshops lead by the Rainbow Research Team:

Making it Real: Systems Approaches for Evaluation Practice

Workshop Leaders: Mary McEathron and Jan Noga [Owner – Pathfinder Evaluation and Consulting]

Date: November 06, 2017 (09:00 AM – 04:00 PM)

Capacity building as part of pathway to build diversity in the evaluation field

Presenters: Katie Fritz Fogel, Rebecca (Beki) SaitoMaryan Gaafaa, Misty Blue

Date: November 09, 2017 (04:30 PM – 05:15 PM)

Putting the Fun and Useful into Using Systems Approaches in Evaluation Practice

Session Facilitator: Mary McEathron, Marah B Moore [Director – i2i Institute], Jan Noga [Owner – Pathfinder Evaluation and Consulting], Judy Oakden [Director – Kinnect Group]

Date: November 10, 2017 (08:00 AM – 09:30 AM)

Adaptive Evaluation: Theory and Practice

Session Facilitator: Mary McEathron, Glenda Holladay Eoyang [Executive Director – HSD Institute], Judy Oakden [Director – Kinnect Group]

Date: November 10, 2017 (01:45 PM – 03:15 PM)

Practical and Relational Approaches to Engaging Asian Female Survivors of Violence, Including Populations with Limited English Proficiency

Presenters:  Beki Saito, Katie Fritz Fogel, Razeena Shrestha

Date: November 11, 2017 (11:15 AM – 12:00 PM)