Welcome to the Levin College of Urban Affairs

2018 Public Administration Theory Network Conference

PA Theory Network

CONFERENCE: Creativity in the Face of Uncertainty: PA Theory as a Generative Force
DATE: Friday, June 1 - Sunday, June 3, 2018 (with registration and Doctoral Pre-Conference workshop on Thursday, May 31, 2018)
CONFERENCE LOCATION: Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
RECEPTION LOCATION: Cleveland Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

The Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs is proud to host the 2018 Public Administration Theory Network Conference. For details about the conference see: 


Thursday, May 31, 2018
1:00 p.m. –5:00 p.m. Doctoral Pre-Conference Workshop
4:00 p.m. –6:00 p.m. Registration

Friday, June 1, 2018
8:15 a.m. –9:30 a.m. Conference Welcome and Breakfast Roundtables
9:45 a.m. –11:15 a.m. 40th Anniversary Plenary Panel
11:15 a.m. –1:00 p.m. Lunch (onsite): Speaker TBA
1:15 p.m. –2:30 p.m. Concurrent sessions 1A, 1B, and 1C
2:45 p.m. –4:15 p.m. Concurrent sessions 2A, 2B, and 2C
4:30 p.m. –6:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions 3A, 3B, and 3C
Saturday, June 2. 2018
7:00 a.m. –8:15 a.m. Breakfast Roundtables
8:30 a.m. –9:45 a.m. Concurrent sessions 4A, 4B, and 4C
10:00 a.m. –11:15 a.m. Concurrent sessions 5A, 5B, and 5C
11:30 p.m. –1:15 p.m. Lunch (onsite): Keynote Eric Weber
1:30 p.m. –2:45 p.m. Concurrent sessions 6A, 6B, and6C
3:00 p.m. –4:15 p.m. Concurrent sessions 7A, 7B, and 7C
5:00 p.m. –9:00 p.m. R&R Hall of Fame Private Access,
Reception and Dinner
Sunday, June 3, 2018
7:30 a.m. –8:15 a.m. Breakfast and Business Meeting
9:00 a.m. –10:30 a.m. Concurrent sessions 8A, 8B, and 8C
10:45 a.m. –12:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions 9A, 9B, and 9C
12:15 p.m. -1:15 p.m. ATP Editorial Board Meeting