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· Sessions
Evaluating Mutual Prosperity
Promoting ‘evaluative thinking’ with the UK’s Prosperity Fund
Elbereth  Donovan Dulce Pedroso
2021-05-25T09:30:00Z 2021-05-25T11:00:00Z Europe/London Evaluating+Mutual+Prosperity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Environmental Approach for Generational Impact
How can evaluators embed the biosphere in design and evaluation?
2021-05-25T09:30:00Z 2021-05-25T10:15:00Z Europe/London Environmental+Approach+for+Generational+Impact https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Building a New Normal
Evaluative approaches applied during Covid-19
2021-05-25T09:30:00Z 2021-05-25T11:00:00Z Europe/London Building+a+New+Normal https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Assessing the Effectiveness of Social Accountability Programmes
How QCA can be used to determine the causal connection between outputs & outcomes
2021-05-25T09:30:00Z 2021-05-25T10:15:00Z Europe/London Assessing+the+Effectiveness+of+Social+Accountability+Programmes https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Role of Evaluation in Achieving Net Zero
How can evaluation help to design climate mitigation programmes that are effective at reducing GHG emissions?
Laura Hayward Raquel de Luis Iglesias
2021-05-25T10:15:00Z 2021-05-25T11:00:00Z Europe/London The+Role+of+Evaluation+in+Achieving+Net+Zero https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Embedding Evaluative Thinking into MEL Systems
Using complementary approaches to build capacity
Ada Sonnenfeld
2021-05-25T10:15:00Z 2021-05-25T11:00:00Z Europe/London Embedding+Evaluative+Thinking+into+MEL+Systems https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Embedding Evaluations into Innovation Programming
'What works’ (and what does not work) in embedding evaluation within innovation programmes
Laura Hayward
2021-05-25T11:30:00Z 2021-05-25T12:30:00Z Europe/London Embedding+Evaluations+into+Innovation+Programming https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Levelling Up
Bringing new MEL approaches into UK local government
Mark Oldenbeuving
2021-05-25T11:30:00Z 2021-05-25T12:15:00Z Europe/London Levelling+Up https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How Can We Embed Equity in Evaluative Thinking?
We will discuss what does putting equity at the heart of evaluative thinking mean for practitioners now and in the future?
2021-05-25T11:30:00Z 2021-05-25T13:00:00Z Europe/London How+Can+We+Embed+Equity+in+Evaluative+Thinking%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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It’s a System, Stupid: Theory-Based Evaluation of Private Sector Development
We share our experiences with research design to evaluate interventions that try to mobilise the private sector so that more smallholder farmers are involved
Giel Ton
2021-05-25T11:30:00Z 2021-05-25T13:00:00Z Europe/London It%E2%80%99s+a+System%2C+Stupid%3A+Theory-Based+Evaluation+of+Private+Sector+Development https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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All in This Together
Pandemic problems call for pandemic solutions
Heidi Ober
2021-05-25T12:15:00Z 2021-05-25T13:00:00Z Europe/London All+in+This+Together https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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From Verifying to Learning
Using evaluative thinking for FCDO third party monitoring in Pakistan
Anila Channa
2021-05-25T12:30:00Z 2021-05-25T13:00:00Z Europe/London From+Verifying+to+Learning https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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How Can we be Green Evaluators?
A Conversation Starter
Clare Stott
2021-05-25T14:00:00Z 2021-05-25T15:00:00Z Europe/London How+Can+we+be+Green+Evaluators%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Samaritan Caller Outcomes
Learning into action of innovative research within a multi-paradigm setting
2021-05-25T14:00:00Z 2021-05-25T15:00:00Z Europe/London Samaritan+Caller+Outcomes https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Embedding Evaluative Thinking to Unleash Healthy Communities
What is the challenge in evaluating complex community-based approaches?
Catherine-Rose Stocks-Rankin
2021-05-25T14:00:00Z 2021-05-25T15:00:00Z Europe/London Embedding+Evaluative+Thinking+to+Unleash+Healthy+Communities https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote - Professor Thomas Schwandt, University of Illinois
On Evaluative Thinking.
Thomas Schwandt
2021-05-25T15:30:00Z 2021-05-25T17:00:00Z Europe/London Keynote+-+Professor+Thomas+Schwandt%2C+University+of+Illinois https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Debunking the Myths
Delivering high quality MREL in fragile settings
2021-05-26T09:30:00Z 2021-05-26T11:00:00Z Europe/London Debunking+the+Myths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluating a GP led programme during Covid-19
Adapting evaluation approach for the Increasing Continuity of Care in General Practice programme
2021-05-26T09:30:00Z 2021-05-26T10:15:00Z Europe/London Evaluating+a+GP+led+programme+during+Covid-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Working in Fragile Contexts
Adapting the MEL toolbox to evaluate political access and influence
2021-05-26T09:30:00Z 2021-05-26T10:15:00Z Europe/London Working+in+Fragile+Contexts https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The National Lottery Community Fund
Commissioning in Complexity, Adapting to Adversity
2021-05-26T09:30:00Z 2021-05-26T10:15:00Z Europe/London The+National+Lottery+Community+Fund https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluating Complex Health Programmes
FCDO’s ASCEND Programme - neglected tropical diseases
2021-05-26T10:15:00Z 2021-05-26T11:00:00Z Europe/London Evaluating+Complex+Health+Programmes https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Superfast Broadband and Covid-19
The role of increased digital connectivity in improving lives
Jamie Juniper
2021-05-26T10:15:00Z 2021-05-26T11:00:00Z Europe/London Superfast+Broadband+and+Covid-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Meeting Everyone’s Needs
Navigating a multi-donor evaluation of the SPRING accelerator programme
Heidi Ober
2021-05-26T10:15:00Z 2021-05-26T11:00:00Z Europe/London Meeting+Everyone%E2%80%99s+Needs https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Generating Evidence for Adaptation
Lessons from DFID Zambia Accountability Programme
Elbereth  Donovan
2021-05-26T11:30:00Z 2021-05-26T13:00:00Z Europe/London Generating+Evidence+for+Adaptation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Causal Mapping for Evaluators
Approaches, Tools, Controversies
Steve Powell
2021-05-26T11:30:00Z 2021-05-26T13:00:00Z Europe/London Causal+Mapping+for+Evaluators https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluation Is Coming!
Preparing for an evaluation so everyone wins
Gordon Freer
2021-05-26T11:30:00Z 2021-05-26T12:15:00Z Europe/London Evaluation+Is+Coming%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lessons from evaluating secondary benefits
Types, indicators and methods used
Matthew McConnachie
2021-05-26T14:00:00Z 2021-05-26T15:00:00Z Europe/London Lessons+from+evaluating+secondary+benefits https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Driving a Culture of Evaluative Learning
To optimise benefits within England’s strategic road network
2021-05-26T14:00:00Z 2021-05-26T15:00:00Z Europe/London Driving+a+Culture+of+Evaluative+Learning https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Setting Boundaries and Systemic Behaviour
Actor-based change for Rapid Research
Niki Wood
2021-05-26T14:00:00Z 2021-05-26T15:00:00Z Europe/London Setting+Boundaries+and+Systemic+Behaviour https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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MEL for Adaptation
Enabling an adaptive MEL culture in fragile and conflict-affected contexts
Max Shanstrom
2021-05-26T14:00:00Z 2021-05-26T15:00:00Z Europe/London MEL+for+Adaptation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote - Professor Trish Greenhalgh, University of Oxford
Building consensus of evidence during COVID-19.
Trish Greenhalgh
2021-05-26T15:30:00Z 2021-05-26T17:00:00Z Europe/London Keynote+-+Professor+Trish+Greenhalgh%2C+University+of+Oxford https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning for Mobile Populations
Key lessons from a case study of providing MEL services for a migration project
Katie Bigmore
2021-05-27T09:30:00Z 2021-05-27T10:00:00Z Europe/London Monitoring%2C+Evaluation+and+Learning+for+Mobile+Populations https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The First Futures Literacy Lab for Evaluators
Reflections and findings
2021-05-27T09:30:00Z 2021-05-27T10:15:00Z Europe/London The+First+Futures+Literacy+Lab+for+Evaluators https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Combining Theory of Change and System Leadership Approaches
In the Evaluation of Complex Social Interactions
2021-05-27T09:30:00Z 2021-05-27T11:00:00Z Europe/London Combining+Theory+of+Change+and+System+Leadership+Approaches https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Building capacity for Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
A framework to support the journey
Laura Hopkins
2021-05-27T09:30:00Z 2021-05-27T10:15:00Z Europe/London Building+capacity+for+Monitoring%2C+Evaluation+and+Learning https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Collaborative Evaluability Assessment
Planning Evaluation with Stakeholders
2021-05-27T10:00:00Z 2021-05-27T11:00:00Z Europe/London Collaborative+Evaluability+Assessment+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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On the evaluation of alternative futures
Developing ParEvo, an app that enables the participatory exploration of alternative futures.
2021-05-27T10:15:00Z 2021-05-27T11:00:00Z Europe/London On+the+evaluation+of+alternative+futures https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Digital Tools for Evaluative Thinking
New types of digital tools and data sources that can be used to improve evaluative thinking
Matthew McConnachie
2021-05-27T10:15:00Z 2021-05-27T11:00:00Z Europe/London Digital+Tools+for+Evaluative+Thinking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluation Cultures and the Impact Iceberg
Silent versus audible evidence, data and knowledge in today’s more digital, more expert, more unequal post-Covid evaluation environments
Paul Kelly
2021-05-27T11:30:00Z 2021-05-27T13:00:00Z Europe/London Evaluation+Cultures+and+the+Impact+Iceberg https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluators As Champions of Evaluative Practice
Breaking out from a specialist niche
2021-05-27T11:30:00Z 2021-05-27T13:00:00Z Europe/London Evaluators+As+Champions+of+Evaluative+Practice https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Eval Task Force and Magenta Book
A range of perspectives on the Magenta Book 2020
2021-05-27T11:30:00Z 2021-05-27T13:00:00Z Europe/London Eval+Task+Force+and+Magenta+Book https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Adapting to Technological Change and Business Needs
How Skills Development Scotland uses innovative approaches in evaluation and dissemination.
2021-05-27T11:30:00Z 2021-05-27T13:00:00Z Europe/London Adapting+to+Technological+Change+and+Business+Needs https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Evaluating a Moving Target
An approach to assess how flexible and adaptive programming is working
Caitlin Smit
2021-05-27T14:00:00Z 2021-05-27T15:00:00Z Europe/London Evaluating+a+Moving+Target https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lessons From Evaluating the Centre for Disaster Protection
Combining organisational assessment and process evaluation to evaluate an aid-funded start-up entity
Eunica Aure
2021-05-27T14:00:00Z 2021-05-27T15:00:00Z Europe/London Lessons+From+Evaluating+the+Centre+for+Disaster+Protection https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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A Journey to Evaluative Thinking
Building evaluation capacity to support a national strategy to reduce gambling harms in the UK
Clara Sankey Jess Voll
2021-05-27T14:00:00Z 2021-05-27T15:00:00Z Europe/London A+Journey+to+Evaluative+Thinking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Trade-Offs and Balancing Acts
Evaluating an adaptive Human Centred Design Programme in adolescent sexual and reproductive health
Stefanie Wallach
2021-05-27T14:00:00Z 2021-05-27T15:00:00Z Europe/London Trade-Offs+and+Balancing+Acts https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote - Professor Alison Park and Dr Rachel Iredale, UK Research and Innovation
Evaluative thinking from a funder’s perspective.
Rachel Iredale Alison Park
2021-05-27T15:30:00Z 2021-05-27T17:00:00Z Europe/London Keynote+-+Professor+Alison+Park+and+Dr+Rachel+Iredale%2C+UK+Research+and+Innovation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fuk-evaluation-society-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Giel Ton

(Speaker)

Max Shanstrom

Integrity Global (Speaker)

Laura Hopkins

Itad (Speaker)

Stefanie Wallach

Itad (Speaker)

George Bramley

(Moderator)

Alison Girdwood

(Moderator)

Andrew Berry

(Moderator)

Bridget Dillon

(Moderator)

Dulce Pedroso

Tetra Tech (Speaker)

Ada Sonnenfeld

(Speaker)

Mark Oldenbeuving

Integrity Global (Speaker)

Jamie Juniper

DCMS (Speaker)

Matthew McConnachie

NIRAS Its International (Speaker)

Katie Bigmore

Integrity Global (Speaker)

Caitlin Smit

Integrity Global (Speaker)

murray saunders

(Moderator)

Trish Greenhalgh

University of Oxford (Keynote Speaker)

Alison Park

UK Research and Innovation (Keynote Speaker)

Rachel Iredale

UK Research and Innovation (Keynote Speaker)

Clare Stott

Itad (Speaker)

Niki Wood

Chemonics International (Speaker)

Gordon Freer

Insight Strategies (Speaker)

Laura Hayward

Ipsos MORI (Speaker)

Elbereth Donovan

Tetra Tech (Speaker)

Jess Voll

GREO (Speaker)

Heidi Ober

Tetra Tech (Speaker)

Paul Kelly

Essex Business School (Speaker)

Steve Powell

Freelance evaluator, Director of Causal Map Ltd (Speaker)

Eunica Aure

Tetra Tech (Speaker)

Raquel de Luis Iglesias

Ipsos MORI (Speaker)

Anila Channa

Integrity Global (Speaker)

Thomas Schwandt

University of Illinois (Keynote Speaker)

Dulce Pedroso

Tetra Tech (Speaker)

Clara Sankey

GREO (Speaker)

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