IASIA-LAGPA Conference

July 23-26

The International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) and the Latin American Group for Public Administration (LAGPA) in close collaboration with SERVIR - Autoridad Nacional del Servicio Civil and Universidad Católica Sedes Sapientiae - are organising the 2018 IASIA-LAGPA Joint Conference to be held July 23-26, 2018 in Lima, Peru. The main theme will be Globalization, Territories and Integration.

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:
  • Working Group I: Education and Training in Public Administration
  • Working Group II: Ethics and Culture in the Public Sector
  • Working Group III: Public Sector Reform
  • Working Group IV: Subnational Governance and Development
  • Working Group V: Gender, Diversity and Equity
  • Working Group VI: Public Sector Governance, Leadership and Management
  • Working Group VII: Public Policy, Public Decision-making and Policy Implementation
  • Working Group VIII: Public Sector Human Resources Management
  • Working Group IX: International Dimensions of the Public Administration
  • Working Group X: Public Administration in Fragile and Conflict-affected States
  • Working Group XI: Globalization, Territories and Integration
  • PhD Seminar
  • Sub-theme XIII: Governance in Latin America
  • Sub-theme XIV: Corruption
  • Sub-theme XV: Neo-Protectionism and Public Policies
The calls for papers are available via the following link: http://iasia-lagpa-conference2018.org/call-for-papers/

To submit, go to conftool.com/iasia-lagpa-conference2018/
  • You will need to create your account, supplying your contact information
  • Once your account is created, you will b e asked to proceed with the submission of your abstract.
  • Choose the track you want to submit to, fill out the requested fields and upload your abstract

  • 15 February 2018 : Abstract submission deadline
  • 28 February 2018 : Authors’ notification
  • 1 June 2018 : Final paper submission deadline
  • 1 June 2018 : Deadline for registration and payment