Co-sponsored by the Faculty of Social Sciences, the University of Hong Kong, the Sol Price School of Public Policy, the University of Southern California and the International Public Policy Association (IPPA), we are happy to announce the 1st Regional Conference on Public Policy (RCPP) which will take place at the University of Hong Kong, 10-11th June 2016.
September 30, 2015 - Submission Deadline of Panel Proposals
October 30, 2015 - Announcement of Accepted Panels
November 30, 2015 - Submission Deadline of Paper Proposals
December 30, 2015 - Announcement of Accepted Papers
January 31, 2016 - Early Bird Registration and Payment Deadline
April 30, 2016 - Full Registration and Payment Deadline
More information coming soon.
The call for papers is now open until October 7th, 2015
You can find here the main panels on Public Policy
RC30 - Comparative Public Policy : click here to see the list of panels
RC32 - Public Policy and Administration - click here to see the list of panels
RC 05 - Comparative Studies on Local Government and Politics - click here to see the list of panels
RC 19 - Gender Politics and Policy - click here to see the panels
RC 25 - Comparative Health Policy - click here to see the panels
RC 38 - Politics and Business - Click here to see the panels
We have created an Application so that you can dowload the program but also the map, the general schedule, etc. By logging into the App (using the same login and password than on the website), you can also consult your own panel and create a list of favorite sessions.
The Application is available actually for Android on the "Google Play Store". You just have to look for "ICPP Milan 2015" and download it, or use this link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.Colocarts.iccp
The Application will be available later on Apple Store. For the moment, you can dowload it by following this link http://www.icpublicpolicy.org/application/.. When you arrive on this page, click on iOs. Don’t worry if nothing happens, look for the Application on your Iphone.
The Application is now available for Windows Phone. Go to this link http://www.icpublicpolicy.org/application/..—
To install the app for ICPP Milan 2015 one needs to download two files one after another.
Step 1. Download file AET. It is a certificate that allows you to install the file correctly on your phone. After download it will ask if you authorize installation. Click on yes/ oui.
Step 2. Download file .XAP. Once downloaded, click to launch the application.
Download the program Here
A printed version will be given to you apon your arrival with your badge and other goodies.
Download our practical Guide for Milan
The programm and schedule of panels are available online here
To upload your paper, you must log in to your account and go to "My Paper" section. Then click on the PDF button and add your paper. The system only allows PDF versions of your paper and its name must be T0XP0Xyourname.pdf (with the number of your panel).
The Politecnico school of Milan now has 100 rooms at students’ disposal during the time of ICPP. The structures offered are:
* Residenza Galileo Galilei - Via Corridoni, 22 – Milano- Single rooms
* Residenza Leonardo da Vinci – Viale Romagna, 62 – Milano – Single /Twin rooms
Guests will be requested to complete a form with their personal data in order to be registered to Politecnico di Milano online services. They will receive a Personal code and Password that will allow them to reserve accommodation online. When dates of IN/OUT have been chosen and the accommodation request has been submitted, the Politecnico Housing Service will e-mail details of reservation (name of the residence, total due, methods of payment). Accommodation must be paid in advance by credit card (online via Banca Popolare di Sondrio) or by bank transfer.
Click here to book your room by Politecnico di Milano.
For further information please contact: accommodation-events polimi.it
Daily rate will be € 30,00 per person per night in a twin room, and € 45,00 per person per night in a single room - breakfast excluded.
By now, all authors should have received the decisions for their papers. If in doubt, please log into your personal account and click on "my papers". You will see its status and the panel in which it is presented.
The next few dates to keep in mind are:
April 1 - 15, 2015 : Panel chairs are invited to organize their sessions
Begin of Mayl : The Program will be online
End of May: End of Normal rate registrations. The registration rate will increase again. Full détails on registration page.
June 10, 2015 : Deadline for authors to upload full papers
Our international conference takes place every 2 years. After the success of ICPP Grenoble in 2013, and with the increasing enthusiasm for Milan 2015, we have begun the search for the venue for ICPP 2017. For those who are interested in hosting the ICPP in 2017, please see the call for bids on our website here.
The normal registration rate is still running. To register for our conference, please Log in first and go to the webpage "Registration". The normal discount rate is available until the end of May, French time.
Dont forget to tick the box "become a member" to benefit from the member discount for registration:
Refund Policy can be found here.
In this page, you can find a list of hotels that our partner established with a discount rate if you book early through this webpage. This list is regularly updated to add new hotels which correspond to a large range of prices and styles of Hotels. We are also working to find student rooms for a lower price. Please come back regularly to this page if you don’t find a satisfying option. Don’t forget that during this period, the City of Milan will be organizing the Universal Exposition and the hotels can be more expensive than usual and quickly overbooked.
To support our conference, we created the International Pubic Policy Association (IPPA) in December 2014. The Constitution, and information on the Executive Committee can be now found on our website. We are open to proposals from interested organizations to become our partners. Please see our website for further information on becoming a partner of the IPPA and its benefits, here
To support the organisation of the biannual conference, the development of this website and other activities linked to promoting research on Public Policy, the main members of ICPP have created the International Public Policy Association (IPPA). Further information on the constitution and the members of the Executive Committee is now available on this website.
The ICPP 2015, will take place in Milan from Wednesday, 1st July to Saturday, 4th July, 2015
Please email icpublicpolicy gmail.com with any queries regarding ICPP 2015
Please see our special newsletter on IPSA 2014
The newest issue of the Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis (JCPA) includes three articles that are a result of the 3rd Roundtable of the first ICPP held in Grenoble, 2013.
Zittoun, P., 2014, Introduction : A Comparative Analysis of the Policy Process of Harmonization to Understand the EU Political Crisis. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, Research and Practice, 16(1), pp. 1-3, here...
Majone, G., 2014, Policy Harmonization : Limits and Alternatives. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, Research and Practice, 16(1), pp. 4-21, here...
Radaelli, C.M., 2014, Majone’s Cathedral, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, 16(1), pp. 22-27, here...
The conference and this website are sponsored by: