APEA International Evaluation Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam from 21-25 November, 2016

The theme of this year’s conference is “SDGs:  Making a Difference Through Evaluation”.  The focus of the conference is on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how evaluation can make a difference for the success of the SDGs. The Conference will look at how evaluation and its strategic utilization can make a difference to support the SDGs.

Please visit our dedicated Conference website for more details at:  http://asiapacific-evaluation.org/apeaconf2016

We are now calling for Expressions of Interest to submit paper, workshop, and/or poster proposals from potential presenters.  The Call for Papers and the guidelines for the presentation submissions are available at:  http://asiapacific-evaluation.org/apeaconf2016/images/Call_for_Papers_Guidelines_V3.1.pdf

If you would like to make a paper presentation and/or conduct a workshop during the above Conference, please review the guidelines on the Conference page and ensure that your proposals reach the Conference Secretariat no later than 31 May, 2016.  We particularly welcome paper presentations on interesting experiences, case studies, and lessons learnt on the relationship between evaluation and the SDGs.  If you have any new approaches and/or tools on how to position evaluation to support the SDGs, they would be of special interest to the Conference Papers Committee.

Please ensure all abstracts for your proposals are received by the Secretariat no later than 31 May, 2016.  All submissions should preferably be done online through the Conference website at:  http://asiapacific-evaluation.org/apeaconf2016

Funding Support:  We apologize that APEA has no available funding to provide bursaries and/or subsidies for paper/workshop presenters.  Should any funds become available, we will make it known through the Conference website. Do visit our conference website above regularly for the latest news and updates.

We look forward to your participation in the Conference in Hanoi in November, 2016 and certainly to your valuable contributions to the Conference.  We would also appreciate it very much if you could kindly circulate the Conference information and Call for Papers to your circles/networks.