PRESENTATION AND PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES

 

ASPA members can benefit from several presentation opportunities that arise from the association's collaboration with other associations and organizations. To learn more about the latest call for proposals, upcoming conferences and other presentation opportunities, please return to the ASPA website often or check our Opportunities page.

2014 YOUNG SCHOLARS WORKSHOP

The Young Scholars Workshop will be held in Changchun, China on July 21-24, 2014. This workshop aims to provide young scholars working in public policy, public administration and related fields with an academically rigorous platform for the presentation of research, scholarly exchange and social networking. The workshop is sponsored by ASPA and Jilin University. To learn more about the workshop, click here.


SINO-U.S. INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

The 7th Sino-US International Conference for Public Administration will be held in the Yifu Conference Center at Renmin University of China, June 6-7, 2014. The conference will examine public management and governance reform during the last century and will focus on the future. To learn more, click here.



 

INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON BUILDING A PUBLIC SERVICE GOVERNMENT & ADMINISTRATION SYSTEM INNOVATION


The meeting will take place June 9 in Shanghai, China. The theme is "Building A Public Service-Oriented Government and Administrative System Innovation." To learn more,
click here.


 

TEACHING PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE

 

The Annual Teaching Public Administration Conference, hosted by ASPA's Section on Public Administration Education (SPAE), will be held in conjunction with the UK Public Administration Committee (PAC). It will take place June 9-11 in Liverpool, UK. To learn more about the conference, click here.

 


10th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (ICPA)

 

Hotel Information Available

The 10th International Conference on Public Administration will be held Oct. 24-26 in Chengdu, China at the UESTC (Qingshuihe Campus). The theme for the 2014 conference is New Challenges and Advances in Public Administration. Organizers are currently accepting proposals that would address this theme. Registration is now open, to learn more, click here.
  More information also can be obtained from the conference website: www.icpa-uestc.cn.


Accommodations for the conference will be available at the Crowne Plaza Chengdu West or the UESTC Hotel. To find out more, click here.

 
PUBLICATION HIGHLIGHTS

 



PA TIMES
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Risk and the Biggert-Waters Act - By William Waugh Jr.

It's the Next Best Thing To Being There - By John Carroll

Managing Employees In a Remote Workplace - By Susan R. Fiorentino


 

   
 
 



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THE LATEST ASPA HEADLINES


PSRW PROFILES - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

As part of its celebration of Public Service Recognition Week, ASPA will profile exemplary public servants who serve as a model within and outside the work environment and help to mentor or develop other leaders. Nominate someone you know, today. To submit a nomination, click here.


NATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE AWARDS RECOGNIZE MODEL PUBLIC SERVANTS

Two nationally recognized city managers and the CEO of the corporation responsible for public transportation in New York State are this year’s recipients of the National Public Service Awards (NPSA). The awardees were honored March 17 at ASPA's Annual Conference in Washington, DC. To read more about the winners, click here.

 

OFFICIAL MEMOS TO NATIONAL LEADERS BOOK AVAILABLE

A book encompassing the nine memos written as part of the Memos to National Leaders project has been published. The book is available on the Memos website at
www.memostoleaders.org. The Memos to National Leaders project is a collaborative effort of ASPA and the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) that brought together experts to address the most pressing administrative challenges facing the country and offer recommendations to Congress and the Press. To download a copy of the book, click here.