Annual Conference: Online Masters in Public Management

Thursday 29 September 2011, 10.30AM to 1 October 2011

Students and alumni from around the world joined the online Masters staff team and four invited speakers at the University of York for the 2011 annual eMA conference. This year’s theme was The Implementation Gap: translating policy and strategy into practice.

The Conference Speakers

The invited speakers provided four perspectives on the theme.

Dr John Hudson Theorising policy implementation in a non-linear world

Enrico Reuter Policy-making and social relations: Arguments for a sociological perspective on policy analysis

Nick Clifford Modernising Public Services: Metropolitan Local Government

Delia Paul The role of stakeholder participation in policy implementation: The Mekong River Commission 

Further details of the speakers’ presentations and the group work carried out during the conference are contained within our Public Management Conference Report 2011 (PDF , 701kb)


Location: Alcuin Research Resource Centre, The University of York