The International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) and the Middle East & North Africa Public Administration Research Network (MENAPAR) in close collaboration with the General Personnel Council (GPC), are organizing the 2017 IASIA-MENAPAR Joint Conference to be held from 3-7 July 2017 in Ramallah, Palestine.
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 the following main theme: Public Administration’s role in building and consolidating post-conflict states. The call for papers can be downloaded on the conference website.
The conference hosts nine IASIA working groups, including a panel on Public Leadership and Governance (panel VI). To download the call for papers or submit your paper, please visit the conference website. Abstracts are due 15 February 2017, full papers must be submitted before 15 May 2017.
ONLY A FEW DAYS LEFT TO APPLY!
FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics in Business) is now accepting applications for its 2017 Business program.
FASPE Business is a fully-funded, two-week summer program that uses the conduct of executives and managers in Nazi Germany as a launching point and backdrop for an intensive study of contemporary business ethics and leadership. FASPE Business is predicated upon the power of place. Fellows visit Auschwitz and other sites in Germany and Poland where they consider how to apply the lessons of history to the ethical challenges they will face in their careers.
In 2017, the program will take place from Sunday, May 21 to Friday, June 2. (Fellows are expected to arrive in Europe by Saturday, May 20) All program costs are covered, including round-trip travel from New York to Europe, European travel, lodging, and food. FASPE Business Fellows travel and share some seminars with Fellows in the FASPE Journalism and Law programs.
FASPE Business is open to American and European MBA and MSC students and those who have received their MBA or MSC degrees between January 2015 and January 2017.
To learn more about FASPE and to apply, please visit: www.FASPE.info.
Completed applications are due by Thursday, January 12, 2017.