It is always nice to be able to share materials and details about past presentations. Pleasantly, a number of the presentations are available online. If you’re interested in similar ideas, these may be interesting. As always, please feel free to add your thoughts .
|2012 Canadian Evaluation Society – B.C. and Yukon Chapter
Vancouver Seminar Series event
|I facilitated a lunch time event Evaluation theory and practice: discussing Contribution Analysis. Participants were provided with advance readings and questions to consider.Credit to John Mayne who graciously shared ideas and advance drafts of his most recent works.|
|2011 Canadian Evaluation Society – B.C. and Yukon Chapter
Annual General Meeting
|Presented Mentoring Evaluators: What’s Happening in Canada” poster on behalf of the Core Mentoring Working Group that had been presented in Anaheim to the AEA Conference.I also co-organized this AGM meeting.|
|2011 American Evaluation Association Evaluation
Annual Conference Values and Valuing in EvaluationAnaheim, California
|Jointly presented a panel discussion, If Stakeholders Matter, Which Stakeholders do We Listen to First? with
Sanjeev Sridharan, University of Toronto
Mary Kay Lamarche, Natural Resources Canada
Jane Whynot, Whynot and AssociatesJointly presented a poster, Mentoring Evaluators: What’s Happening in Canada on behalf of the Core Mentoring Working Group with
Judy Lifshitz, Agriculture and Agri-Foods Canada
Jane Whynot, Whynot and Associates.
|2010 Canadian Evaluation Society – B.C. and Yukon Chapter
Annual General Meeting
|I co-organized and co-chaired this AGM that followed the BC-hosted CES National AGM.|
|2008 CES Annual National Conference
Quebec City, QC
|Presented, A 5-year Strategic and Marketing Plan” for the BC Chapter of CES jointly with Brad Gerhart, BC Ministry of Environment Reed Early, BC Office of the Auditor General Joan McHardy, Pacific Institute of Community Development|
|2005 Canadian Pollution Prevention Roundtable
|Jointly presentation Putting into Practice: Performance Measurement Evaluation with Greg Ambrozic of Environment Canada and Bill Reid (now with Grant Thornton). Building on the evaluation of the Georgia Basin Action Plan.|
|2004 Canadian Evaluation Society – B.C. Chapter
Vancouver Lunch and Learn
|I presented Results-Based Management and Accountability Frameworks (RMAF) on the West Coast. The overview covered a brief summary of the frameworks’ history and then current requirements (both of federal departments and of grant/contribution recipients). I offered “tools and tricks” for creating effective RMAFs and tips for identifying potential pitfalls.|
|2003 CES Annual National Conference
|Jointly presented,Strategic Frameworks for Managing Results, Risk and Accountability with
Steve Montague, Partner Performance Management Network Inc.
Suzanne Lafortune, Partner, Performance Management Network Inc.This full day training session that explores the latest in tools and techniques that have evolved to serve reports to Parliament, performance reports, ‘umbrella’ or comprehensive accountability frameworks (umbrella RMAFs), risk-results analyses,policy initiatives and strategic reviews.