MAE 2018 Conference

  • 10 May 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Lansing Center, 333 East Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48933
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MAE 23rd Annual Conference 

Enhancing Evaluation Through Effective Communication and Interaction

Keynote: Dr. Rita S. Fierro

Dr. Fierro will share her personal journey and initial struggles as an independent evaluator and how facing those struggles motivated her to improve her communication and facilitation skills. By identifying the dynamic tensions that are at play in group conversations, including our own biases, she explains how active facilitation can improve conversations and the outcomes of meetings.

Breakout Sessions (Descriptions coming soon)
  • The Rosetta Stone of Impact: A glossary for investors and evaluators
  • Dynamic Tensions - How to Communicate Effectively
  • Innovative Rapid Evaluation Strategies To Gather And Analyze Qualitative Data
  • The Checklist for Program Evaluation Report Content
  • Improving the Evaluation of Michigan’s Parents Partnering for Change Training with Evaluator-Facilitator Collaboration: A Case Study of Participatory Evaluation Design
  • Evaluation Plan Made Easy and Time Saving, Resources to Develop Evaluation Plans with Filling the Blank Templates
  • Creating Effective One Pagers: A Hands On Workshop
  • Effective Communication Skills While Facilitating Interviews and Focus Groups
  • Learning and Teaching The Most Significant Change Method To Capture Stories Of Impact

Networking and Poster Session in the River Street Pub in the Lansing Center

Early Bird discount ends May 2, 2018.

Social Workers can EARN up to 5 SW CEUs!

Continental breakfast, lunch, and networking snacks included.

Conference Parking at Lansing Center- $7 (Directions)

Michigan Association for Evaluation 2018

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