2024 Summer Evaluation Institute

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The Summer Evaluation Institute is back in person in 2024! 

AEA is excited to announce the return of the Summer Evaluation Institute, taking place June 26-28, 2024, in Washington, DC at the Washington Hilton. Featuring a new look, new location, and re-imagined schedule, we're thrilled to show you what we have in store.

Registration is now open! Reserve your spot.

If you need a letter of invitation, please fill out this form.

About Summer Evaluation Institute

The Summer Evaluation Institute offers professional development workshops for evaluators, applied researchers, grantmakers, foundation program officers, nonprofit administrators, and social science students. The 2024 Summer Evaluation Institute is taking place in Washington, DC and features two days of full-day and half-day workshops with interactive, classroom training for evaluators, plus a pre-event day of additional programming. Workshop presenters included: experts who have conducted evaluations in a variety of settings, nationally known authors, those working on the cutting edge, evaluation experts, and outstanding trainers.

What to Expect:

  • Convenient and vibrant location in Washington, DC.
  • Two days of 20+ interactive, full-day, and half-day workshops that are:
    • Dialogue and discussion based.
    • Offered twice, maximizing your learning potential.
    • Covering emerging trends and topics, such as AI-enabled evaluation basics, evaluative methods for racial justice, and more.
  • Diverse presenters with varied evaluation experience.
  • Opportunities to ask questions and seek advice from your peers in an intimate learning setting.
  • Networking with other participants from the evaluation field.
  • Opportunities for in-depth training that goes beyond what is offered at the annual evaluation conference. 

If you have questions about the Summer Evaluation Institute, please contact our education team at education education@eval.org.