ICONPO II was held on May 11, 2012 in Korea University in Seoul, South Korea with the themes “New Challenges for Public Organizations: Going Beyond The New Public Management”. The conference aims at facilitating a dialogue and building a network between and among scholars and researchers worldwide to understand the theory and research of public administration in Asia. ICONPO welcomes to the researchers in all fields related to public administration and organization, Young scholars are strongly encouraged to participate as the conference will provide an excellent opportunity to present their research proposals or findings as well as to receive constructive feedback from experts in the field.