are Invited!: Evaluation
2003 will be the 18th annual conference of The American Evaluation
Association and will be held in
Reno/Sparks Nevada from November 5-9, 2003. Click
here for a conference overview, invitation from the President, and draft
Evaluation 2003 includes 38 professional development workshops that precede and
follow the conference. These workshops offer an in-depth opportunity
to enhance your knowledge or skills. Click
here to learn about the workshops.
Registration is no longer
available for this event.
conference programs will be distributed on-site at check in. The
electronic program is currently online
and presenters can generate a customized schedule of their presentations. To
access the online program click here.
Sponsorship, and Advertising: AEA
welcomes evaluation-related exhibitors and sponsors to share their goods
and services at Evaluation 2003. For the first time, advertising is also
being allowed in the conference program. Click
here for the Exhibitor/Sponsor/Advertiser Prospectus and Application.
Plenary presentations begin at 8:00 am on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
of the conference. These bring to AEA internationally known speakers
including Don Dillman, Nancy Scheper-Hughes, and Michael Quinn Patton. Click
here to learn more about the 2003 plenary speakers.
Continuing Education Credits are
available for Certified Health Education Specialists. Earn up to 43.5 CECH
by spending your week at Evaluation 2003. Click
here to learn more.
Want to learn more about the Evaluation 2003 Job Bank and
Recruitment Fair? Find the location of on-site check-in? Identify the
hours for the computer lab? Find childcare in Reno? Click
her to explore the services available at Evaluation 2003.
and Hotel Accommodations: Make
your reservations early! The Headquarters hotel for Evaluation 2003 is
John Ascuaga's Nugget. Hotel reservation info is now available.
Discounts are available on Southwest Airlines. Click
here to learn more about the AEA hotel and airline discount.
Asked Questions: Want to learn more
about what is to come, what to expect at Evaluation 2003, how to connect with colleagues
with similar interests, or the American Evaluation Association? Click
here for a list of responses to frequently asked questions.
Attendees: AEA welcomes attendees from
around the world to its conferences. In 2002, representatives from over 35
countries came together at the AEA conference in Washington, DC. Click
here to access resources and opportunities for international attendees.
on a Shoestring: Budgets
are tight for many attendees. You can keep an eye on your
wallet and still attend the conference and have a great experience. We
have compiled money-saving tips on travel, accommodations, food,
entertainment, and registration. Click
here to learn more.
Ambassadors are experienced AEA members who
volunteer to reach out to first time conference attendees and anyone
with questions. Want to learn more about being an ambassador or how an
ambassador may assist you at the conference? Click
Types: Want to know what a certain type of session
will look like? What it is like to present? What AV is available at your
here for an overview and description of the session types offered at
offers discounted registration and workshop fees for full-time students,
housing discounts, volunteer opportunities, special sessions, and competitive travel scholarships.
here to learn more about options for students attending the annual
AEA staff is available to help if you have questions about proposal
submission, the conference, AEA membership, or any other aspect of the
Conference or association. Click
here for AEA Contact Information.