Dr. Fetterman provides informative, engaging, and often cutting-edge presentations about evaluation, technology, and learning.  He is an invited speaker nationally and internationally.  Speaking engagements include professional associations, government ministries, and corporations. An invited Ignite lecture is presented below (20 slides in 5 minutes).


AEA Ignite Lecture

The Librarians Association of the University of California, Berkeley invited Dr. David Fetterman

to present their closing keynote about empowerment evaluation.

(See Dr. Fetterman's presentation on YouTube.) 

A selected sample of clients and speaking opportunities are presented below:


Agencies, Foundations, Institutes, and Ministries
Annie E. Casey Foundation
Blank Foundation
Carnegie Foundation
Centers for Disease Control
Hewlett-Packard Philanthropy and Education
Kaufman Foundation
Knight Foundation
National Institute of Mental Health
National Institute for Educational Policy Research of Japan at the Ministry of Education, Tokyo, Japan
Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
Rijksuniversitet te Leiden, the Netherlands
Rockefeller Foundation
STAKES, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Finland
Stanford University, School of Education, Engineering, and Medicine
Te Puni Kokiri, Ministry of Maori Development, New Zealand
The Knowledge Institute, New Zealand
University of California, Libarians Association
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Washington, D.C.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation



Professional Associations
American Anthropological Association
American Educational Research Association
American Evaluation Association
American Psychological Association
California Association for the Gifted
Canadian Evaluation Society
Eastern Evaluation Research Society
Finnish Evaluation Society
Society for Applied Anthropology
United Kingdom Evaluation Society




Other Organizations

Centers for Disease Control
Exploratorium Museum
Howard University (School of Social Work)
Lehrhaus Judaica
National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented
Stanford University (Controllers Office, Alumni Office, International Development)
University of Cape Town and University of the Western Cape