DANIEL SVOBODA (CZECH REPUBLIC)
IDEAS Coordinator and Administrator
Daniel is a co-founder and since 2023 a President of the Czech Evaluation Society and since July 2019 Coordinator and Head of Administration of IDEAS. He is specialized in project management and sustainable development. Since 2009, he has been working for the European Commission as an external monitor for the environmental program LIFE. Between 2007 and 2017 he coordinated the European training EPDET, in 2018 and 2019 he was a lecturer of IPDET at the University of Bern. He is also a lecturer of project management and evaluations at the Czech University of Life Sciences. Until 2019, he was a member of the Reference Group on Evaluations of the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs; currently he works as mentor on evaluations at the Czech Ministry of Health. Since 2020, he is a Coordinator of the International Evaluation Academy.