Deil S. Wright Symposium—Evidence-Based Intergovernmental Management: Knowledge at Work

8:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | March 17, 2017

8:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Panel 1:  Intergovernmental Management: A European Perspective

Nathalie Behnke, Universitat Konstanz, Germany
Yvonne Hegele, Universitat Konstanz, Germany
Cross-cutting Cleavages in Intergovernmental Networks – The Oil in the Machinery of Cooperative Federalism?
Mireia Grau Creus, Self-Government Studies Institute, Barcelona
Intergovernmental Relations in Spain: The Case of Bilateral Negotiations
Stelio Mangiameli, Institute for the Study of Regionalism, Federalism and Self-Government, Italy
The Intergovernmental Method in the European Union: Democracy, Transparency of the Decision-making Process and Efficiency of the Institutions
P. Colasante, Institute for the Study of Regionalism, Federalism and Self-Government, Italy
A. Iacoviello, Institute for the Study of Regionalism, Federalism and Self-Government, Italy
Practice and Potential Developments of Intergovernmental Management in the Italian System: Reflections on the Principle of Fair Cooperation
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - Noon
Panel 2: Collaborative Public Management

Cynthia Bolling

Michael McGuire and David Lee
Indiana University Bloomington
Why ‘Collaborative’ and Not ‘Intergovernmental’? The Value of Incorporating the Intergovernmental Dimension in Collaborative Public Management Research
Julie Roberts, Tennessee State University
Cliff Lippard, Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations
Meg Streams, Tennessee State University
Soumen Ghosh, Tennessee State University
Research Meets Reality: Studying Interjurisdictional Collaboration in Partnership with Intergovernmental Institutions and Local Officials
David Swindell, Arizona State University
Meeting the Challenge of Animal Control in Urban Areas through Innovation and Collaboration

Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch Break
1:00 p.m. - 2:30p.m.
Panel 3: Regional Governance Roundtable

David Miller, University of Pittsburgh
Doug Hooker, Atlanta Regional Commission
Michelle Lacewell, Nashville MPO Michael Skipper, Greater Nashville Regional Council
Kristen Michaels, CONNECT (Pittsburgh)
Jen Nelles, Hunter College
Jay Rickabaugh, University of Pittsburgh
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Panel 4: State and Local Government Review Roundtable

John Kincaid, Lafayette College

Tim Conlan, George Mason University
Michael Pagano, University of Illinois, Chicago
Paul Posner, George Mason University
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Eric Zeemering, Northern Illinois University
Mark Wright