The following is a schedule of EERS conference presentations and activities, in its most current form, with sessions added as they are confirmed and scheduled. This page is designed to allow attendees to follow the program on a mobile device.
Note that presentations listed for the same time in the same location are grouped as a concurrent session. They will be presented in the order listed during their scheduled time slot.
Associations are entering the potential for a new “Golden Age” where professionals are seeking engagement, membership, and professional development over a career lifetime at increased levels. The new, younger, workforce does not have the same companies offering lifetimes of professional, educational, and career development that older generations experienced. They are looking to their professional associations […]Click for more information on 'The Relevance of Today’s Associations'
The movement toward greater use of data and evidence in social programs is encouraging, and there is a widely shared commitment among practitioners, funders, researchers, and policymakers to achieving better outcomes for the vulnerable segments of society served by nonprofits. However, the current evaluation paradigm struggles from sluggish learning, misplaced incentives, and questions of effectiveness. […]Click for more information on 'Building the Next Generation of Evidence'