Abstract should be at most 350 words in MS Word, and double-spaced using 12 Times New Roman font. It should include purpose of study, methodology, summary of findings/results, conclusion and significance / contributions of study. Abstract should be written in English. They should be submitted electronically to: https://mrr.piestar-rfx.com/opportunities. If you have more than one submission, they must be individually submitted. We are accepting submissions for:

1. Short paper presentations

Papers are intended to generate discussion and therefore should be based on a recently completed evaluation, with the aim of clarifying issues in evaluation theory and propose new and innovative evaluation paradigms. Paper proposals should indicate:

  • Title of the paper

  • Name, title and institutional affiliation of presenting author

  • Email and telephone contact of presenting author

  • Papers must be allocated to a specific Sub-theme.

2. Breakout session panel discussions
Breakout sessions will include multiple panelists and a moderator and will be used to present multiple contributions or perspectives under a single topic. In your submission, please:

  • Identify the key point of contact for the organization of the panel

  • In the abstract field, please indicate each proposed panelist and the contribution of each

proposed panelist, as well as the proposed panel moderator/facilitator.

3. Short poster presentations

An exhibition of posters during the evaluation week will be provided for. As such posters with images as well as text will be required for display at a designated space. Posters will be expected to depict an evaluation study including key questions asked, methodology, data, findings, recommendations and conclusions. Posters will be displayed during the conference and presenters need to be available to respond to questions about the poster on display. Accepted Poster presentations will be displayed in the exhibition hall for the duration of the conference. Posters should measure approximately 0.95 m in width and 1.5 m in height. Poster presenters are advised to submit the hard copy of their posters to the secretariat a day before/on the first day of the conference. Proposals for poster presentation must include:

  • Title of the poster

  • Name, title and institutional affiliation of presenting author

  • Email and telephone contact of presenting author

For more information about the conference, abstract submissions, participation and registration, applicable fees, hosting a pre-conference session/side event, please visit our website https://www.iced-eval.org or email info@iced-eval.org.