Established in 1997, The European RTD Evaluation Network (EUevalnet) is a platform for sharing information and best practice on issues related to evaluation methodology, use of research indicators and measurement of research impact.
The Network is a European focal point for discussion and analysis of RTD evaluation and research on evaluation. It aims to:
A full description of the objectives and working methods of the Network can be found in its official mandate 171 KB .
The Network is composed of two representatives from each Member State, Candidate Country and country associated with the EU RTD Framework Programme. The representatives are a mixture of researchers with evaluation expertise and officials from national ministries and agencies.
A list of the current members is available 371 KB .
Meetings are held twice a year, normally in the Member State holding the EU Presidency. Meetings can also be held elsewhere, for example in Candidate Countries and/or in connection with evaluation congresses, workshops or similar events.