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Date(s) - 22/04/2024


Centre for Research Methods


If you’re only using AI tools for basic queries like ‘What are the different types of participatory evaluation methods?’, you’re missing out on its incredible capabilities!

ChatGPT can actually analyze transcripts from interviews and focus group discussions, turning them into comprehensive reports with summarized themes. 

Join the online masterclass  from Monday, April 22, 2024 – Thursday, April 25, 2024 to learn more.

Aim of workshop: To give practical tips for researchers and Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) practitioners on how to use AI tools (ChatGPT, and to analyse qualitative data. The course covers:

  • Introduction to the different AI tools
  • Overview of AI’s transformation of research and evaluation methodologies
  • How to write proper prompts
  • Real-world examples where AI has been instrumental in research and evaluation.
  • Ethics in the use of AI
  • Data protection and privacy
  • “Hands on” exercises on how data can be input, processed, and analyzed.

Target Audience: Researchers, development and M&E professionals who are at varying stages of their career. The assumption is that most people would never have used AI or have heard of the tools, so the workshop will be pitched at an introductory level. Persons are however being encouraged to make a free account with ChatGPT and before the workshop so they can fully participate in the exercises on the day of the event.

Duration: The workshop is via Zoom and consists of 2 live sessions with the facilitator and 2 sessions of self-paced learning. The self-paced learning will consist of a case study that persons will do on their own as ‘home work” The course is highly interactive with demonstrations.

The live sessions (to be on Zoom) are scheduled for

  • Monday, April 22, 2024 (live session) – 2 hours
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2024 (self-paced) – 1 hour
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2024 (self-paced) – 1 hour
  • Thursday, April 25, 2024 (live session) – 2 hours

All live sessions begin at 11:00am EST/ 5:00pm CEST. Run time is 2 hours

Delivery: The masterclass is via Zoom

Presenter: Dr. Philip Adu, Founder & Methodology Expert Center for Research Methods Consulting, LLC
Cost: 199.00 EURO
Once the limited spaces are filled, registration will close, so register early at this link: