Virtual Conference

AEA is bringing Evaluation 2019 to your computer! The virtual component of Evaluation 2019 allows evaluators who are unable to join us in Minneapolis to experience the education and networking opportunities of the in-person event.

As a Virtual Conference attendee, you will receive both live and recorded access to the Presidential Strand presentations and plenary sessions focused on this year’s theme: Paths to the Future of Evaluation.

International participants from under resourced countries may apply for a fee waiver by contacting AEA at

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Registration Rates

  Members Non-Members
Virtual Conference Registration
$50 $100

The Virtual Conference provides:

  • Live-streaming of Evaluation 2019 plenary sessions
  • Access to recorded Presidential Strand sessions and four plenary sessions after the conference
  • Three-month access to the Virtual Conference recordings 

Who Should Register?

The Virtual Conference provides evaluators who are unable to travel to Minneapolis, Minnesota with access to valuable AEA education. This audience includes international evaluators, team members who are unable to attend the live conference, students looking to learn more about evaluation, or other evaluation professionals that cannot participate in the live event.

Be sure to join for the live plenary sessions:

-Wednesday, November 13th 3:15pm – 4:15pm CST
Paths to the Future of Evaluation: Up Close and Personal
Speakers: Tessie Tzvaras Catsambas, Melissa Chapman

-Thursday, November 14th, 9:15am – 10:15am CST
Leadership for Evaluators: Engaging Clients in Adaptive Work
Speaker: Ron Heifetz

-Friday, November 15th, 9:15am – 10:15am CST
Prioritizing What Matters in Evaluation
Speakers: Michael Quinn Patton, Glenda Eoyang, Khalil Bitar, Dominica McBride

-Saturday, November 16th, 12:15 – 1:15 CST
Compelling Paths to the Future: Reflections by Evaluation Thought Leaders
Speakers: Thomas Archibald, Jennifer Greene, Qumoul Khayri Ba Tall, Stafford Hood, Melvin Michael Mark, Donna Podems, Art Hernandez

For questions about the 2019 virtual conference, please contact AEA at