Coming Soon: Apply for a student scholarship to attend the 2019 H-PEA Conference

To apply, please provide a brief description (100 word max) of your past or present involvement in an evaluation course or project, a brief description (100 word max) of your personal interest in pursuing evaluation as a career, and be willing to volunteer at the conference!

Upcoming Events

09/19/2019 8:00 AM • Ko'olau Ballrooms

2019 H-PEA Workshops & Conference

September 19th and 20th, 2019

Ko'olau Ballrooms in Kāne'ohe

We are excited to have Nicole Bowman as our keynote speaker!


Thursday - Sept. 19th, 9:00 am-4:00 pm

One 3-hour (morning) Workshop 

One 3-hour (afternoon) Workshop

Two 3-hour workshops 

One 6-hour (full-day) Workshop)

H-PEA Best Poster Awards in Honor of Lois-ellin Datta

  First place:       $50

  Second place:   $30

  Third place:      $20

Conference attendees will have the opportunity to evaluate and score posters that will be on display throughout the day. 


Creating a Poster?

Current full-time students can receive a reimbursement for their poster printing costs up to $60. Find out how!

Check out poster printing and preparation resources here.


 Friday - Sept. 20th, 8:00 am-4:00 pm

 Early Bird Registration (by August 23rd)

  • Professionals $TBA
  • Students $TBA

 Regular Registration 

  • Professionals $TBA
  • Students $TBA

 Important Dates:

  • TBA: Last day to get 100% refund on registration
  • TBA: Last day to get 50% refund on registration; no refunds past this dates
 The conference will feature:
  • Demonstrations
  • Roundtables (Work-in-progress/Issue & discussion)
  • Paper Presentations
  • Ignite Presentations!
  • Symposiums
  • Poster session                           

H-PEA 2019 Conference Workshop and Keynote

Nicole Bowman (Mohican/Lunaape-Munsee), PhD

For over two decades, Dr. Nicole Bowman (Mohican/Lunaape) has utilized traditional Indigenous knowledge and theories to inform her policy, evaluation, and professional practice at a project and nation to nation level between Tribal and non-Tribal Governments. She has served as the American Evaluation Association’s (AEA) Chair or Co-Chair for the Indigenous Peoples in Evaluation since 2015 and since 2016 has been serving as AEA’s representative for the International Working Group (IWG) and as an appointment on EvalIndigenous (sub-task force of EvalPartners).

Dr. Bowman received AEA’s 2018 Robert Ingle Service Award (first Indigenous awardee) and she regularly publishes, is a conference keynoter or trainer, and provides technical support to Tribal and non-Tribal leadership and board members to inform nation-to-nation theories, methods, and direct service for systems and program evaluation. Interactively and passionately she works to build the capacities, knowledge, and skills of Indigenous and non-Indigenous stakeholders so mutual and respectful relations result in more impactful and sustainable changes.

Dr. Bowman received her PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA where she was on academic fellowship and currently is employed by the Wisconsin Center for Educational Research as a culturally responsive evaluator. She is also on the journal review boards for the American Journal of Evaluation, Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation, and the Multidisciplinary Evaluation Journal.

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