Conference Feedback

“People were very friendly — board members went out of their way to introduce themselves.”
– 2014 conference participant

“It is the perfect size for networking.”
– 2014 conference participant

“For me, the conference generated a lot of ideas about how to continue to expand my skills and my professional qualifications. I feel like it helped me get out of a ‘rut’.”
– 2014 conference participant

“As always, great content, new and old experts, and small enough for really good conversations.”
– 2014 conference participant

“As a graduate student, I can communicate with a lot of persons with rich knowledge and skills in evaluation field.”
– 2014 conference participant

“The conference is really easy to navigate (compared to AEA for example) and there are many opportunities to network with fellow evaluators outside of the sessions: Suite 166, etc.”
– 2014 conference participant

“Keynote speakers were stellar.”
– 2014 conference participant

“I love the venue. The Seaview is a great location for a small conference that allows me to really connect with other evaluation professionals!”
– 2013 conference participant

“I truly enjoyed the conference this year. Inspiring information.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Thank you for holding this conference and making me feel so welcome.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Well organized conference, good scale, solid content in presentations. The student presentations and posters were outstanding.”
– 2010 conference participant

“I thought it was a great conference. I enjoyed it a lot, very welcoming atmosphere.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Good networking opportunity. Nice setting.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Well placed conference.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Conference was affordable for students, thank you!”
– 2010 conference participant

“Great forum.”
– 2010 conference participant

“I was pleased to see student sessions. I like the opportunity for interaction during the session.”
– 2010 conference participant

“I love this conference. Keep doing what you are doing. Thank you!!”
– 2010 conference participant

“Very glad I came. I learned several ideas and met new friends and potential colleagues. Thanks.”
– 2010 conference participant

“Terrific conference. Keep up the fine job!!”
– 2010 conference participant

“Fantastic conference – thanks so much for all your thoughtful and effective organization.”
– 2010 conference participant

“I am always impressed with the commitment and efficiency of those who plan this conference.”
– 2010 conference participant

“I really enjoyed my time at the conference. I am looking forward to next year’s conference.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Thank you for hosting such a wonderful conference.”
– George Grob, EERS Advisory Board member, commenting on the 2011 conference

“I love that the theme embraces conceptual/theoretical as well as empirical work. Thank you for a great meeting!”
– 2011 conference participant

“I love that the time allotted for presentations is generous, promoting thoughtful Q & A, discussion. Gives presenter the gift of critical (thoughtful) feedback.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Great conference—especially high level plenary/keynote addresses, well chosen for conference context.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Really informative, very engaging, very helpful.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Setting is perfect. Price is right.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Great relaxed setting and candid advice.”
– 2011 conference participant

“This is a wonderful conference to attend as a student/new evaluator.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Best conference I attended all year.”
– 2011 conference participant

“The skill-building track was excellent, and I took advantage of both days offering evaluator info and was satisfied. I shall return!”
– 2011 conference participant

“I really enjoyed the conference and the facility.”
– 2011 conference participant

“Impressed by quality of keynotes and presenters at a regional conference.”
– 2011 conference participant

“I loved the presentations this year. All were very informative. Thank you for all of the great work!
– 2011 conference participant

“I enjoyed the opportunities this conference gave me. Thank you!”
– 2011 conference participant