International Academic Program Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Operating in collaboration withDavid Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies - Harvard University
Research Symposia for Spanish and Latin American Academics           XIII Edition
A cutting-edge environment: lessons in Harvard Campus
World-class professors
Intractive working method
High-level networking

Creating Public Value: Challenges for Management and Public Policy


Subjects and Speakers

Each session’s topic seeks to promote an exchange of knowledge and experiences amongst participants, and to inspire new lines of research across borders.

The speakers are prestigious professors who have extensive teaching and research experience and whose work has been widely published in their respective fields. Sessions are structured around the presentation of articles, case studies, and work of the speakers themselves, presenting reviews of their work and the current state of issues involved.

*Sessions are conducted in English and require active participation of all attendees. Required readings are also in English. For more details or questions, write to:

Creating Public Value Using Public Private Partnerships
Akash Deep, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS)

Cross-Agency Collaboration
Jane E. Fountain, Director, National Center for Digital Government
Distinguished Professor of Political Science & Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Decision Making in the Challenging World of Public Policy
Roger B. Porter, IBM Professor of Business and Government. Mossavar-Rahmani Ctr. for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS)

Ethics in Public Life
Kenneth Winston, Lecturer in Ethics. Faculty Chair, Singapore Program. Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS)

The Cyber Threat: Problems of Strategic Adaptation
Lucas Kello, Associate, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program. Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS). Senior Lecturer in International Relations, Director of the Cyber Studies Programme - University of Oxford.
The Problem of Political Legitimacy
Arthur Applbaum, Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values,
Professor of Ethics and Public Policy, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS)

Integrating Big Data into Public Policies: Opportunities & Challenges
Enrique Alonso García, Councillor of State of the Kingdom of Spain, Former Lecturer in Law and member of the Executive Committee of the Center for International Affairs (Harvard University).

Voting Rights and Electoral Policies
Alex Keyssar, Matthew W. Stirling, Jr., Professor of History and Social Policy Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (HKS)

*some information is subject to change

Operating in collaboration with

David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies - Harvard University



IAP Research Symposia Copyright ©