November 5–7 | Arlington, Virginia
Host and Location
The conference will be held at George Mason University’s School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs and its Centers on the Public Service. Mason welcomes all attendees to its vibrant Arlington Campus in Founder’s Hall, which offers state of the art facilities within easy walking distance to Virginia Square metro station and a number of restaurants, shops, and stores. For more information see: http://arlington.gmu.edu/.
The theme for NECoPA ’15 – Challenges of Governance in Global Uncertainty – focuses on policy and management problems that were once international in scope but are now considered state and/or local concerns. Possible topics include:
- Homeland Security
- Immigration Reform
- Finance and Budgeting
- Environmental Hazards
- Emergency and Crisis Management
- Universal Healthcare
- Succession Building
- Public-Private Partnerships
- Third Party Governance
- Information Technology
Panels, papers, and posters addressing these and other related themes to public administration are encouraged.
Additional information on hotel, travel, and other logistics can be found here.