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Planning and Geography

‘Citizen Participation and Public Service Delivery’

Details of speakers are listed in the the description of the event
Tuesday 16th April 2013 - 1:00pm
Committee Rooms, Glamorgan Building

Registration is open until 12th April 2013 at: http://citizenpublicservicedelivery.eventbrite.com

The Future of Public Service Delivery

Social sciences inter-school seminar series

The aim of the seminar series is to share expertise across the social science schools in Cardiff University on public service delivery within contexts of uncertainty and risk.

Themes to discuss include:

  • Collaboration
  • Equality and diversity
  • Service re-design
  • Sustainable development
  • Performance
  • Improvement
  • Role of government, private and voluntary/civil organisations

The driving philosophy for this series is to encourage inter-school collaboration for future research projects and publications through sharing theoretical and empirical expertise.

Three seminars will be run during 2012-13. Lunch included

Speakers:

Prof. Susan Baker, Dr. Bella Dicks, Dr. Neil Harris, Dr. Peter Heming, Dr. Arne Hintz, Dr. Francesca Sartorio and Dr. Mirella Yani-de-Soriano

If you are interested in giving a presentation at future seminars please contact:  Valeria Guarneros-Meza VGM@cf.ac.uk ; Nick Johns JohnsNR@cf.ac.uk; or Richard Cowell CowellRJ@cf.ac.uk

Staff and students welcome.

Programme

1:00-1:20

Arrival and lunch

1:20-1:40

Welcome and Introduction

 

Long presentations

1:40-2:10

Prof. Sue BakerParticipative Citizenship and environmental politics’

 

2:10-2:40

Dr. Bella Dicks ‘Communities First and the Democratic process in Wales’

 

2:40-2:45

Break

 

Speed presentations

2:45-2:55

Dr. Arne Hintz ‘Media Participation and Policy Advocacy: Towards an Enabling Environment for Citizen Media’

 

2:55-3:05

Dr. Mirella Yani-de-Soriano ’Sovereign consumer vs. addicted citizen: The case of online gambling’

 

3:05-3:15

Dr. Francesca Sartorio ‘Understanding, accessibility and participation in planning as a public service’

 

3:15-3:25

Dr. Peter Heming Children and young people's 'everyday' citizenship in school and the wider community’

 

3:25-3:35

Dr. Neil Harris 'Citizen engagement in the 'surveillance' functions of regulatory planning services'

 

3:35-3:40

Break

3:40-3:55

World café: rolling out collaboration on workshop’s topic?

 

3:55-4:00

Closing