Public Affairs Upcoming Conferences

2014 Association for Public Policy Analysis and
Management (APPAM) Conference

Date : November 2014
Proposal Submission Deadline: April 11, 2014
Location : Albuquerque, NM
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The APPAM is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education.

2015 American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Conference

Date : March 6 – 10, 2015
Proposal Submission Deadline: August 2014
Location : Chicago, IL
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The ASPA is the largest and most prominent professional association for public administration. It is dedicated to advancing the art, science, teaching and practice of public and non-profit administration. ASPA's four core values are Accountability and Performance, Professionalism, Ethics and Social Equity.

2015 Public Management Research Conference (PMRC)

Date : June 2015
Proposal Submission Deadline: November 2014
Location : University of Minnesota at Minneapolis
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The PMRC is meant to further research on public organizations and their management; further relations among researchers working in the public policy, public management, nonprofit and governance disciplines in the United States and abroad; and support the development of empirical and normative inquiry, theory building and systematic testing of theory consistent with the canons of social science, using the full range of quantitative and qualitative methodologies.