Third Meeting of the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking

Friday, November 4, 2016

The Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking (CEP) held a public meeting on Key Issues Related to Evaluation on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016 8:30AM – 11:50AM at The Brookings Institution. During the meeting, the Commissioners heard presentations from members of the program evaluation community.

The Brookings Webcast information may be found here.

Invited speakers included:

  • Demetra Nightingale, Chief Evaluation Officer, U.S. Dept. of Labor
  • Naomi Goldstein, Co-Chair of the Interagency Working Group on Evidence Policy and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning, Research, and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
  • Katharine O’Regan, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research, U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
  • Evelyn Kappeler, Director of the Office of Adolescent Health, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
  • Matthew Klein, Executive Director, New York City Center for Economic Opportunity
  • Tanya Beer, Associate Director, Center for Evaluation Innovation
  • Jim Sullivan, Co-Founder, Lab for Economic Opportunities, Univ. of Notre Dame
  • Adam Gamoran, President, William T. Grant Foundation
  • Kelly Fitzsimmons, Director of Innovation and Policy Planning, The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation

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