NIG conference at the University of Antwerp

Date: 25 November 2016

Introduction: On Thursday 24 and Friday 25 November 2016, the Netherlands Institute of Government (NIG) held its Annual Work Conference, in Antwerp, Belgium.

On Thursday 24 and Friday 25 November 2016, the Netherlands Institute of Government (NIG) held its Annual Work Conference, in Antwerp, Belgium. The conference was organised in collaboration with the University of Antwerp, Department of Political Sciences.

After the welcome message by our own Wouter Van Dooren, the keynote lecture, “Re-Imagining Scholarship: Punk Political Science and Wobbly Public Administration”, was given by Professor Matthew Flinders (Chair, Political Studies Association of the UK).

Our research group was also strongly presented with no less than three panels organized:

  • Panel 2: Policy Integration and coordination for governing cross-cutting policy issues (dr. Jeroen Candel; Prof. dr. Koen Verhoest; dr. Robbert Biesbroek; dr. Astrid Molenveld)
     
  • Panel 7: Media & Public Administration (dr. Jan Boon; Alette Opperhuizen, MSc; dr. Rianne Dekker)
     
  • Panel 10: Public Management Reform: cutback Management and Innovation within Public Organizations (Eduard Schmidt, MSc; dr. Joris van der Voet; Tom Overman, MA; Prof. dr. Koen Verhoest)


Url: https://www.uantwerpen.be/nl/onderzoeksgroep/mb/