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Evidence & Evaluation Forum

Current chair for academic year 2016-17: Matt Hiely-Rayner, Head of Planning, Kingston University London

A consultative forum for those employing an evidence-based practice and robust approach to evaluation of widening participation interventions to identify those that have the greatest impact on access, student success and progression.

This forum’s objectives include:

  • To exchange and develop good practice
  • To develop a strategic approach to evidence and evaluation
  • To maximise opportunities for collaboration, partnerships, networking and information sharing.

During the academic year 2016-17, the forum will deliver the following:

  • Support the OFFA Impact of Outreach Project
  • A jiscmail and online resource area to support practitioners
  • Explore the ‘London challenge’ of evaluation and proving impact
  • Training for forum members.

For more information, please contact Sam Turner at

2016-17 Scheduled Events