APSPA - Asia Pacific Society for Public Affairs




The International Conference on Public Organization (ICONPO) was first established in Yogyakarta, Indonesia January 30, 2011. The organization brought together some experts from the public organization delegates like, Korea University, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Thammasat University of Thailand, Khon Kaen University of Thailand, Universitas Utara Malaysia, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) of Philippines, etc. to carry out conferences, seminars and workshops.

The executive member of Asia Pacific Society for Public Affairs was held meeting in Chennai, India to discuss the next annual event of APSPA and the result is the NINETH ICONPO  2019 will be held in Khon Kaen University Thailand. Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Khon Kaen University as a host in NINETH ICONPO 2019. Also, the executive member was agree that the venue of NINETH ICONPO will be held in KOSA Hotel, Khon Kaen Province on August 28 th -31 st , 2019.

The grand themes of NINETH ICONPO entitled “Engaging Citizens, Public and Private Organizations in Collaborative Governance for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): A Call for Actions The NINETH ICONPO  invites research paper that explore any conceptual analysis, design implementation and evaluation, and sharing practical solution on governance issues. We are invites all a professional, scholar and any practitioner to join and participate in our event. The submitted abstract will be reviewed to ensure the scientific quality. Please note the important dates as follow:

Abstract Submission Deadline       : February 28th, 2019
Abstract Acceptance Notification  : March 3 rd , 2019
Full Paper Submission Deadline   : May 28th, 2019
ICONPO IX Conference Days        : August 28 -30, 2019
Area and cultural study tour           : August 31th, 2019

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August 28th, 2019

August 31st, 2019

Khon Kaen Province, Thailand

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