in program evaluation or related fields, as well as others that the board deems having fulfilled requirements for university educated evaluators. People interested in joining the society send a written application to the board.
The Icelandic Evaluation Society aims to be a platform for the exchange of experience and discussion of aspects of evaluations, such as:

  • Development of evaluation theory and methods
  • Introducing the discipline and aid its progress in Iceland
  • Encourage cooperation and collaboration among members
  • Work in the professional interest of members
  • Develop Icelandic standards for good evaluation practice

Participation in the society includes the following benefits:

  • Access to professional discussions with others working with evaluations
  • Possibility of participating in teams
  • Participation in evaluations conferences at a reduced price
  • Access to presentations held at the society, either by members or outside professionals