2018 IASIA-LAGPA Conference , 23-26 July, Lima, Peru

The International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) and the Latin American Group for Public Administration (LAGPA) in close collaboration with the Peruvian National Authority for Civil Service (SERVIR) are organizing the 2018 IASIA-LAGPA Conference to be held from 23-26 July 2018 in Lima, Peru. The conference is organized with the support of the Peruvian Government and the Universidad Católica Sedes Sapientiae (UCSS). The conference will bring together practitioners, academics, PhD students and young researchers in public administration and management, as well as contributors from any other disciplines who will exchange on current and ongoing topics and concerns during the various types sessions :

  • Plenary sessions
  • Special panels/forums
  • Permanent and ad-hoc Working Groups’ sessions
  • PhD seminar.

Hence, we warmly invite you to submit your contributions on the hereafter mentioned topics of the permanent working groups of IASIA, the special sub-themes, the main conference theme which will be discussed by working group XI as well as the tailor-made session for PhD students:

  • I: Education and Training in Public Administration
  • II: Ethics and Culture in the Public Sector
  • III: Public Sector Reform
  • IV: Subnational Governance and Development
  • V: Gender, Diversity and Equity
  • VI: Public Sector Governance, Leadership and Management
  • VII: Public Policy, Decision-making and Policy Implementation
  • VIII: Public Sector Human Resources Management
  • IX: International Dimensions of the Public Administration
  • X: Public Administration in Fragile and Conflict-affected States
  • XI: Globalization, Territories and Integration
  • XII: PhD Seminar
Additional Conference Sub-Themes:
  • XIII: Governance in Latin America
  • XIV: Corruption
  • XV: Neo-Protectionism

Conference participants will also have the opportunity to attend plenary sessions and specific panels which will discuss topics related to public administration and to education and training, such as the Host Country Panel: Public Administration in Peru, Globalization, Territories and Integration, the Role of Subnational Governments in the SDGs the Forum of Heads of Schools and Institutes, the Networks of Schools of Administration, the Forum of Public Administration Associations, the ICAPA accreditation, and many other panels.

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