Evaluation 2016: Evaluation + Design

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(01) Presenting Data Effectively: Practical Methods for Improving Evaluation Communication

Session Number: 01
Track: Professional Development Workshops
Session Type: Professional Development Workshops
Workshop Lead Presenter: Stephanie Evergreen [Consultant - Evergreen Data]
Time: Oct 24, 2016 (09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)
Room: International South 4

Audience Level: Intermediate

Session Abstract: 

Crystal clear reports, slides, and graphs are valuable – they save an audience’s mental energies, keep a reader engaged, and make you look smart. In this workshop, you will learn the science behind presenting data effectively and leave with direct, pointed changes that can be immediately administered to their own evaluation deliverables. The workshop will address principles of data visualization, slideshow, and report design that support legibility, comprehension, and retention of our data, setting up our clients to make use of our evaluation work. Dr. Stephanie Evergreen will lead attendees through how to hack Excel and PowerPoint into making impactful charts and graphs and slides, step-by-step, using provided datasets. You will leave the session with more in depth knowledge about to craft effective data displays and communications using the tools you already own. Bring your laptop and power plug.

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Cancellation Policy: Refunds less a $50 fee will be granted for requests received in writing prior to 11:59 PM EDT October 3, 2016. Email cancellation requests to registration@eval.org. Fax request to (202) 367-2173. All refunds are processed after the meeting. After October 3, 2016 all sales are final.