Calendar of Evaluation Events for Cohesion Policy
The evaluation community of the EU operational programmes for Cohesion Policy meets regularly to discuss issues of monitoring and evaluation of Cohesion Funds. Please see below the list of upcoming related events organized by the European Commission, other EU Institutions, and the Member States.
9th Conference on the Evaluation of EU Cohesion Policy "Shaping Transitions with Evidence" 16/09/2021 - 17/09/2021
Venue: Alfandega Conference Centre or online participation, Porto - Portugal
Organised by: DG REGIO, Evaluation and European Semester Unit
Description: The Conference will be an opportunity to review the lessons learned from the evaluations carried out in the Member States and by the Commission. It will also be the occasion to discuss the Commission’s own approach to the ex post evaluation of the period 2014-2020. The conference will be held in a hybrid format and will bring together policy makers, national, regional and local authorities, managing authorities, evaluation experts, academics, civil society and other stakeholders from across Europe. It continues the series started in 1995 in Brussels and follows the 8th conference [https://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/policy/evaluations/conferences/cohesioneval2019/] organised in 2019 in Bucharest.