CLD Standards Council Members Conference Evaluation 2021

Dear Colleague
Thank you for attending the CLDSC Members’ Conference 2021.  We would appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with us.  

The purpose of this survey is to gather feedback from members on their experience at the virtual Conference for 2021 to assist with future planning of CLDSC conferences and events.

Please can you complete this submission by 23rd December 2021. The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete.

We are collecting this information using Smart Survey. Responses will be stored securely in a restricted access file on the CLDSC internal document management system. Only relevant CLDSC staff will see individual responses.  Anonymised and summarised responses and quotes may be used in our (CLDSC) internal and external publications, including the annual review.

Your answers will be treated in the strictest confidence and all data disclosed will be handled, processed and stored in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and Data Protection Act 2018.  None of the data you provide will be used to personally identify you and the data collated will be used for analysis and reporting purposes only.   For further information about this and how your data will be used please see the Education Scotland Privacy Policy (

If you have any questions about the proforma please email
Evaluation Form - Important Information

Using the scale 1-6 where 1 represents a low or poor score and 6 represents a high or excellent score, please tick the number which best reflects your thoughts and feelings.
1 - Very poor
2 - Poor
3 - Okay
4 - Good
5 - Very good
6 - Excellent
N/A - (if you did not attend this section of the conference)

For questions 5 - 10, please 'rate' the conference items thinking about how relevant they were to your CLD in practice!

Thanks again for your attendance and participation.
CLD Standards Council

1. I consent to my responses being used for the purposes explained above *


2. How many days of the conference did you attend? *


3. How would you rate the promotional information sent out prior to the conference (e.g. Member Bulletin information, Tweets, website information) *

Influential in your decision to attend
Ease of Conference registration process

4. How would you rate the overall conference programme? *

Relevance of the themes to you
Standard of speakers

5. How would you rate the opening remarks presented by Alan Sherry? *


6. How would you rate the Ministerial keynote provided by Jamie Hepburn? *


7. How would you rate the Four Harms Process overview that was presented by Professor Linda Bauld? *


8. How would you rate the breakout groups approach to discussing each of the 4 harms?


9. How would you rate the 'What next for CLD?' section delivered by Alan Sherry? *


10. How would you rate the 'wellbeing' item presented by Dr. Karen Edge on day 2? *


11. What were the most useful and least useful parts of the conference? *


12. Please rate and comment on the format of the conference. *

Digital delivery platform (Zoom)
Timings - i.e. conference split over 2 days
Suitability of digital tools used e.g. Padlet

13. Did you have enough time and opportunity to connect and network with fellow CLD Standards Council Members? *


14. Please make any other comments you feel would be valuable to us in organising a future event. *


15. If you would like a member of the team to contact you to discuss your feedback, please provide your name and email address.


16. If you provided your name and email above the CLD Standards Council will only use this to communicate with you in relation to your comments about the CLD Standards Council conference. *