Thursday, 16th June 2016 the International Workshop Innovation in Local Governance will be held at the University of Padova. The goal of the Workshop is to bring together scholars engaged in research on local governance to discuss main trends in innovating local services from different perspectives. The speakers of the morning session are Prof. Jonathan Davies (Centre for Urban Research on Austerity at De Montfort University, Leicester), Prof. Joyce Liddle (University of Aix-Marseille), Prof. Anders Lidström (Department of Political Science at Umeå University).
In the afternoon session Present and Future Challenges for Local Governance: Is the ‘Smart City Paradigm’ the Choice? Giorgia Nesti will present main findings of the SciGov research project and further development in the research agenda on urban studies and public policy will be discussed.
The event is free and open to the public.
Download here the programme of the workshop.
Here is a map of the venue.