International Conference on Public Administration in the Digital Era: Call for Applications

International Conference on Public Administration in the Digital Era: Call for Applications
Event Date: April 10, 2020
Event Time: 09:00 - 12:00
Venue: NarXoz University
Location: Almaty, Kazakhstan


Over the past decades, the convergence of public administration and digitalization has had a direct impact on the life of citizens, companies, and entire nations. What technologies benefit the society? What are the regional and national specifics of digitalization for Central Asia? We invite academics and practitioners to discuss these questions and find synergies for advancement in research and policy.

The plenary session with invited international speakers and national experts will focus on the key opportunities and challenges in the development of public administration in the context of digitalization. Panel discussions will dive deeper into the aspects of digitalization:

Panel discussion 1:Development of public administration in the digital economy”, e-mail for article submissions and participation as a speaker narxoz.panel1@gmail.com, moderator – Prof. Sholpan Smagulova, Department of Public Administration.

Panel discussion 2: “The impact of digitalization on the relationship between the individual and the state: challenges and opportunities”, e-mail for article submissions and participation as a speaker narxoz.panel2@gmail.com, moderator – Olena Bondarenko, Deputy Director, ECELR.

Conference languages: Kazakh, Russian, English.

For details about the program, participation as a contributor/speaker in the plenary session and panel discussions, or other information, please contact the organizing committee at eurasiancenter@narxoz.kz.

Information about organizers:

Department of Public Administration (Narxoz School of Law and Public Policy) offers programs that prepare professionals for work in government bodies, state corporations and foundations, budgetary institutions, research, expert analytical and non-profit organizations, as well as commercial companies that often interact with the government. The Department features undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in the field of public administration and public policy. Website: https://slpp.narxoz.kz/en/school/scientific-departments/public-policy/

Eurasian Center for Economics and Law Research carries out research that supports response to the key challenges in the field of legal and economic policy on the national and global level. The Center provides support to the research activities of Narxoz University and collaborates with partners in Kazakhstan and abroad to deliver relevant and timely solutions. Website: https://narxoz.kz/en/research/ecelr/.


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