The 27th NISPAcee Annual Conference

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In the conference participated 317 participants

Conference programme published

Almost 250 conference participants from 36 countries participated

Conference Report

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...Sessions were interesting, scholars were engaging and all the social events were amazing!

B.K., Kazakhstan, 26th NISPAcee Annual Conference 2018, Iasi

Excellent organization, excellent food. Compliments to the organizers, they did a wonderful job!

V.J., Netherlands, 26th NISPAcee Annual Conference 2018, Iasi

...I must say that the PhD pre-conference seminar was the most useful seminar of my life. Very well...

K.V., Czech Republic, 26th NISPAcee Annual Conference 2018, Iasi

... I would even argue that they are the very best - both in terms of scientific content and also entertainment…

P.W., Denmark, 26th NISPAcee Annual Conference 2018, Iasi

An opportunity to learn from other researchers and other countries' experiences on certain topics.

G.A.C., Hungary, 25th Conference 2017, Kazan

Very well organised, excellent programme and fruitful discussions.

M.M.S., Slovakia, 25th Conference 2017, Kazan

The NISPAcee conference remains a very interesting conference.

M.D.V., Netherlands, 25th Conference 2017, Kazan

Thank you for the opportunity to be there, and for the work of the organisers.

D.Z., Hungary, 24th Conference 2016, Zagreb

Well organized, as always. Excellent conference topic and paper selection.

M.S., Serbia, 23rd Conference 2015, Georgia

Perfect conference. Well organised. Very informative.

M.deV., Netherlands, 22nd Conference 2014, Hungary

Excellent conference. Congratulations!

S. C., United States, 20th Conference 2012, Republic of Macedonia

Thanks for organising the pre-conference activity. I benefited significantly!

R. U., Uzbekistan, 19th Conference, Varna 2011

Each information I got, was received perfectly in time!

L. S., Latvia, 21st Conference 2013, Serbia

The Conference was very academically fruitful!

M. K., Republic of Macedonia, 20th Conference 2012, Republic of Macedonia

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Conference Programme List Overview

for the  27th NISPAcee Annual Conference

Meeting Name    
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08:30- 11:00

Conference Registration


09:00- 10:15

Opening Plenary Session

Opening and Welcome Speeches


10:15- 10:45

Coffee Break


10:45- 11:25

Opening Plenary Session

Keynote Speeches


11:25- 12:00

Opening Plenary Session

Award Ceremony


11:30- 15:30

Conference Registration


12:00- 13:30

Lunch


13:30- 15:00

Main Conference Theme: From Policy Design to Policy Practice

Session 1

General Session

Session 1: The Role of Institutions and State Reform

Capacity Building Workshop “Evidence-based Policy Making in the European Integration Context"

Session 1: Evidence in Policy Evaluations and Challenges in the Diffusion of ‘Evidence’ across Europe

Working Group 1: Local Government

Session 1: Organization and management / Local Self-government

Working Group 3: Public Administration Reform in CEE and CA

Session 1: Theory and Praxis of Post-New Public Management

Working Group 5: Public Finance and Public Financial Management

Session 1: Fiscal Federalism

Working Group 6: Evidence-Based Public Policy Making

Session 1: Process of Evidence-based Public Policy Making

Working Group 7: Public Administration Education

Session 1: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 8: Non-Governmental Organizations in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 1: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in European Integration Context


15:00- 15:30

Coffee Break


15:30- 17:00

General Session

Session 2: The Role of Professionals and Values in Public Policy

Capacity Building Workshop “Evidence-based Policy Making in the European Integration Context”

Session 2: Learning from Good and Bad Practices

Working Group 1: Local Government

Session 2: Local Democracy / Local Participation / Co-production

Working Group 3: Public Administration Reform in CEE and CA

Session 2: From Policy Design to Policy Practice: Lessons (to be) learnt (1)

Working Group 4: Inter-regional and Cross-border Cooperation and Development

Session 1: Sectoral, HR and Municipal Dimensions of Inter-Regional Cooperation

Working Group 5: Public Finance and Public Financial Management

Session 2: State Interventions

Working Group 6: Evidence-Based Public Policy Making

Session 2: Public Policy Tools and Mechanisms

Working Group 7: Public Administration Education

Session 2

Working Group 8: Non-Governmental Organizations in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 2: Bottom-up and Top-down Civil Society and Policy-making


17:00- 17:30

PRACTIC Project Meeting (Closed)


18:00- 20:30

Welcoming Ceremony in Carolinum - the Historical Centre of the Charles University


07:30- 08:45

PAQUALITY Project Meeting (Closed)


09:00- 10:30

Main Conference Theme: From Policy Design to Policy Practice

Session 2

Working Group 1: Local Government

Session 3: The Context of Local Government

Working Group 2: E-Government

Session 1: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 3: Public Administration Reform in CEE and CA

Session 3: Assessing the Impact of EU Policies on Member States

Working Group 5: Public Finance and Public Financial Management

Session 3: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 6: Evidence-Based Public Policy Making

Session 3: Evidence-based Public Policy: Country Case Studies

Working Group 7: Public Administration Education

Session 3

Working Group 8: Non-Governmental Organizations in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 3: Partnerships and Tensions between Civil Society and Government

Panel: The Rule of Law & Public Administration

Session 1: The Rule of Law and CEE Public Governance


10:30- 11:00

Coffee Break


11:00- 12:30

Panel: The Rule of Law & Public Administration

Session 2: Procedural Fairness and Judicial Review

Panel: Politico-Administrative Relations in CEE

Session 1

Panel: Challenges in the Strategic Renewal of Public Administrations across Europe

Session 1

Panel: Cultural Policy and Creativity for Smart Development in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 1: Cultural Policies’ and Creativity Actors’ Contribution to Policy Making

Panel: Public Value as a Guiding Principle for Governance

Panel: Public Service Reform in the Post-Soviet Countries

Session 1

Panel: Behavioral Interventions in Public Sector

Session 1


12:30- 13:45

Lunch


13:45- 15:15

Panel: Cultural Policy and Creativity for Smart Development in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 2: Governments’ Incentives and Approaches for Preparation and Implementation of Smart Initiatives and Culture-led Development

EAPAA Panel

Panel: The Rule of Law & Public Administration

Session 3: The Rule of Law in Specific Sectors

Panel: Challenges in the Strategic Renewal of Public Administrations across Europe

Session 2

Panel: Public Service Reform in the Post-Soviet Countries

Session 2

Panel: Behavioral Interventions in Public Sector

Session 2


15:15- 15:30

Coffee Break


15:30- 16:30

Main Conference Theme: From Policy Design to Policy Practice

Session 3

Working Group 1: Local Government

Session 4: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 2: E-Government

Session 2

Working Group 3: Public Administration Reform in CEE and CA

Session 4: Good Governance Building: An Eastern Outlook

Working Group 4: Inter-regional and Cross-border Cooperation and Development

Session 2: Political, Regulatory and Benchmark Foundations of Inter-Regional Cooperation

Working Group 5: Public Finance and Public Financial Management

Session 4: Public Procurement and Other

Working Group 6: Evidence-Based Public Policy Making

Session 4: Evidence-based Public Policy: Country Case Studies

Working Group 7: Public Administration Education

Session 4


16:45- 17:30

Business Meeting


17:45- 18:00

Departure of Buses to Melnik


19:00- 23:00

Fairy-tale Evening at the Melnik Castle


23:00- 00:00

Departure of Buses from Melnik to Prague (Albertov 6)


09:00- 10:30

Panel: The Rule of Law & Public Administration

Session 4: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 1: Local Government

Session 5: Local Finances

Working Group 3: Public Administration Reform in CEE and CA

Session 5: From Policy Design to Policy Practice: Lessons (to be) learnt (2)

Working Group 4: Inter-regional and Cross-border Cooperation and Development

Session 3: Legal Aspects of Inter-Regional Cooperation: From Policy Design to Policy Practice in the European Integration Context

Working Group 5: Public Finance and Public Financial Management

Session 5: Taxation, Budgeting, Spendings

Working Group 6: Evidence-Based Public Policy Making

Session 5: Evidence-based Sectoral Policy Making

Working Group 8: Non-Governmental Organizations in Central and Eastern Europe

Session 4: NGOs in Advocacy and NGOs as Watchdogs


10:30- 11:00

Coffee Break


11:00- 12:30

Plenary Closing Roundtable: Evidence-based Policy Making in the European Integration Context


12:30- 13:00

Award Ceremony and Closing of the Conference


13:30- 22:30

Sightseeing Tour to Kutna Hora with a Dinner