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EU TIG-Sponsored AEA Conference Sessions

The EU TIG invites its members to actively participate in the AEA annual conference by submitting a presentation proposal in the spring preceding the annual fall conference. Instructions on submitting a presentation proposal, details about presentation formats, and deadlines may be found via the AEA Home page.

The following are the AEA 2011 Conference EU TIG-sponsored sessions:
(Room name and number refer to the location in the conference hotel in Anaheim, CA. Please click on the AEA Home tab above and follow the links for conference hotel information. You may also see session details by clicking on the hyperlinks.)

Session Title



Metaevaluation as a Values Framework to Enhance Evaluation Use: An International Example

Thursday, Nov 3, 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

California C

I: Evaluation as a GPS Navigating the Land of Confusion: Multiple Interventions, Grants, and Evaluators at One School District


Roundtable Rotation II: Can We Talk?: Strategies for Using Evaluation as a Vehicle for Greater P-20 Partnership Cooperation and Collaboration

Thursday, Nov 3, 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Santa Barbara

Building a Scale to Measure Use of Brazilians' Higher Education Evaluation Reports

Thursday, Nov 3, 10:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Santa Barbara

Even Teenagers Value Evaluation!: How Service Recipients Use Outcome and Evaluation Data at the Latin-American Youth Center

Thursday, Nov 3, 11:40 AM to 12:25 PM

Avila A

Translating Science to Practice: An Evaluation Perspective

Thursday, Nov 3, 1:35 PM to 2:20 PM

Avila A

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Strategies to Enhance Evaluation Use and Influence Across Stakeholders

Thursday, Nov 3, 2:50 PM to 4:20 PM

Avila A

Assessing the Use and Influence of Evaluations: Evidence of Impacts and Predictors of Success

Thursday, Nov 3, 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Avila A

Evaluation Use TIG Business Meeting

Friday, Nov 4, 7:00 AM to 7:50 AM

Avila A

Pass the Aspirin: When Projects Become Headaches

Friday, Nov 4, 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Avila A

When to Use Evaluation Findings: A Decision Makers Dilemma - Grappling With the Methodological, Ethical, and Political Implications of Less Than Optimal Evaluation Findings

Friday, Nov 4, 10:45 AM to 11:30 AM

Avila A

Use of Government Evaluations

Friday, Nov 4, 1:35 PM to 2:20 PM

Huntington B

From the Dusty Corner to the Corner Office: How to Bring Evaluation to Life

Friday, Nov 4, 2:50 PM to 4:20 PM

Avila A

I: Negating the Power of Accountability


Roundtable Rotation II: Funder Goals Versus Evaluator Goals: When World Views Collide

Friday, Nov 4, 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Santa Barbara

Case Studies in Evaluation Use and Influence

Saturday, Nov 5, 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM

Avila A

I: The Good, the Bad and the Unanticipated: Exploring the Consequences of Changing an Evaluation Plan Midstream


Roundtable Rotation II: Perspectives on Conflicts Between Policy Makers' and Evaluator's Values When Using Evaluation Research on Mentoring Programs

Saturday, Nov 5, 9:50 AM to 11:20 AM

Santa Barbara

Developing Effective Recommendations: From Theory to Action

Saturday, Nov 5, 12:35 PM to 2:05 PM

Avila A


Past Years' EU TIG Sessions - Interested in seeing past years' EU TIG sponsored sessions? Look for the EU TIG Poster Panels listed above under TIG Resources. You may download PDF files containing the poster sessions from years past.