Programme

DAY 1 – MONDAY 28 AUGUST

09:30 – 10:15 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Plenary session 1: Welcome addresses and Introduction to the Symposium by the co-convenors
09:30 – 17:30 Street-level bureaucracy workshop organized by Prof. Peter Hupe
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee & Tea Break
10:30 – 12:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.

PAPERS PRESENTERS ONLY
Workshops’ parallel sessions (Number of track to be confirmed depending on number of submissions/papers/presenters)

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Workshops’ parallel sessions (Number of track to be confirmed depending on number of submissions/papers/presenters)
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee & Tea Break
15:30 – 17:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Workshops’ parallel sessions (Number of track to be confirmed depending on number of submissions/papers/presenters)
19:00 Dinner (optional) or free evening

DAY 2 – TUESDAY 29 AUGUST

09:00 – 10:15 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Plenary session 2
09:30 – 17:30 “Street-level bureaucracy” workshop organized by Prof. Peter Hupe
09:30 – 17:30 EAPAA Meeting
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee & Tea Break
10:30 – 12:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Workshops’ parallel sessions (Number of track to be confirmed depending on number of submissions/papers/presenters)
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Workshops’ parallel sessions (Number of track to be confirmed depending on number of submissions/papers/presenters) Feedback and evaluation of sessions
13:30 – 17:30 AGPA/EGPA Joint Seminar
Human Resources Management and Personnel Policies
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee & Tea Break
15:30 – 17:00 Symposium for PhD Students and Junior Researchers – Please note that only applicants with an accepted paper for presentation at the symposium can register for the symposium.
Plenary session 3: Feedback and evaluation of PhD Symposium
17:00 Closing ceremony and Farewell Reception (participants will be presented with a certificate)

DAY 3 – WEDNESDAY 30 AUGUST

08:15 – 09:30 IRAS Editorial Committee
Other Journal Editorial Board (TBC)
08:30 – 18:00 Registration
09:30 – 11:30 Statutory meeting – EGPA Steering Committee
12:00 – 13:45 Permanent Study groups and Seminar Co-chair’s’ Meeting
14:00 – 15:45 Plenary Session – Opening Ceremony

  • Welcome Address by EGPA President
  • Polimi Rector and Local organisers Speeches
  • Presentation by Ines Mergel (University of Konstanz) on Big Data in Public Affairs
  • Discussion by Frank Bannister (Trinity College) + Q&A
  • EGPA Anniversary Book presentation
15:45 – 16 :15 Coffee
16:15 – 18:30 PSG Sessions and FSS sessions
19:00 – 21:00 Welcome reception

 DAY 4 – THURSDAY 31 AUGUST

08:00 – 13:00   Registration
08:30 – 11:00 PSG Sessions and FSS sessions
08:30 – 11:00 EAPAA Meetings
11:00 – 11:30   Coffee & Tea break
11:30 – 13:00 Session in Big Data

11.30 Presentation by Patrick Dunleavy (London School of Economics) on Big data, public policy and public administration 

12.15 Discussion by Albert Meijer (PSG 1) followed by Q&A

Session on Co-production

11.30 Presentation by Stephen Osborne (University of Edinburgh) on Co-production for innovating public service delivery

12.15 Discussion by Elio Borgonovi (Bocconi University) followed by Q&A

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch  
14:00 – 16:00 PSG Sessions and FSS sessions  
16:00 – 16:30   Coffee & Tea break
16:30 – 18:30 PSG Sessions and FSS sessions
20:00 – 23:00   Gala dinner

DAY 5 – FRIDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 

08:30 Secretariat desk
09:00 – 11:30 PSG Sessions and FSS sessions
11:30 – 12:00   Coffee & Tea break
12:00 – 12:30   Statutory meeting – General Assembly,  Including Discussion and Feed-back from our partners
12:30 – 13:30   Plenary Session – Closing Ceremony

  • Best paper awards nomination (PhD Symposium, FSS, Journals)
  • Update about the European Perspective for Public Administration (EPPA) Project by Geert Bouckaert and Werner Jann   
  • Announcements and closing
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