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International Conference on Public Organization 


“Engaging Citizens, Public and Private Organizations in Collaborative Governance for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): A Call for Actions

Dates: August 28th -29th , 2019
Venue: Khon Kaen Province

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 -29th, 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.

The Conference Topics
The followings are the conference Topics but not limited to:

Current Global Issues

  1. Local Government Innovations
  2. Urban Planning and Management: Smart City
  3. Tourism Management
  4. Media and Public Administration
  5. Digitalize Public Administration
  6. Government Transformation
  7. Institutions and Public Administration
  8. Public Administration and Sustainable Development
  9. Disruptive Technologies for Public Affairs
  10. Public Services
  11. Gender Perspectives in Public Administration
  12. Public Administration and Sharing Economy
  13. Collaborative Governance/Partnership

Current Regional Issues

  1. Philosophy of Sufficiency Economy
  2. ASEAN Initiative and Development

Theoretical Debates

  1. Public Policy
  2. Organization Management and Development
  3. Human Resource Management and Development
  4. Public Financial Management
  5. Ecological and Environmental Management
  6. Politics and Public Administration
  7. New Public Values
  8. International Affairs

Please note the important dates as follow:
Abstract Submission Deadline       : April 30, 2019
Abstract Acceptance Notification  : May 2nd , 2019
Full Paper Submission Deadline   : June 28th, 2019
ICONPO IX Conference Days        : August 28th -29th, 2019
Area and cultural study tour           : August 29th, 2019


Category Participants Non-Participants
General Participant 150 USD /author 100 USD /author
Student/International Student 50 USD /author

The payment methods allow through transfer or paying at the venue.

*Include Publication on Conference Publication List.

New: The tentative programs of ICONPO IX please click here The ICONPO_Updated Programs

To join this event please submit your abstract in this link below:

Abstract Submission 

For ICONPO template, Please click ICONPO IX 2019

Contact person:
Whatsapp     : Agustiyara (+66 943650806)
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Selected papers will be published in SCOPUS indexed international Journal (International
Journal of Sustainable Society)