Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
More than 600 development professionals are expected to attend the Society for International Development 2013 Annual Conference, including those from Abt Associates. Abt President and CEO Kathleen Flanagan is participating in a panel on contracting procurement reform, which will cover subjects such as USAID Forward.
The conference is an opportunity for representatives of the private sector, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, government agencies, multilateral institutions, and universities to learn more from each other about current issues in development.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.