The IOPD has participated in the UCLG 2017 Retreat
Last 17th February 2017 took place in Conil de la Frontera (Cadiz, Spain) a meeting about participatory budgets with the participation of several mayors and councilors of Andalusian municipalities committed to citizen participation.
Networking event at Habitat3: how will cities contribute in the implementation of the new global urban agenda? 20 October 2016 02:00 04:00 PM Room R20 Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana "Benjamin Carrion".
UCLG World Summit of Local Leaders in Bogota
Political Culture, from local participation to global coexistence
International Conference for E-Democacy and Open Government, Asia 2016
Region, Life & Culture in the New Urban Agenda
Participatory Budgeting, Democratization and Open Government: The State of the Art in Europe and UK
Education and democracy: how to bridge the social divides?
The 4th International Conference on Participatory Budgeting in North America, organized by theParticipatory Budgeting Project in conjunction with the City of Boston, will take place from May 20th through the 22nd in Cambridge and Boston during the voting phase of the youth PB process.
Tisch College, Tufts University. Boston, MA
15th IFIP Electronic Government (EGOV) and 8th Electronic Participation (ePart) Conference 2016
The Leapfrog Team invite Early Career Researchers (ECR) from across the Arts and Humanities to participate in a Summer School from the 5th 7th July 2016 at The Institute of Design Innovations Highland Studio in Forres a beautiful town in the North of Scotland.
WHEN Monday, 14 March 2016 from 16:00 to 17:30 (GMT) WHERE Room G21 - Paterson's Land. Holyrood Road. Edinburgh EH8 8AQ GB
Advancing Democratic Governance in the Developing World: The Role of Conflict, Complementarity, and Collaboration in Fostering Democratic Ideals, Practices, and Institutions
15th December 2015 | 17:30 - 20:00 (GMT) Venue: Nesta, 1 Plough Place, EC4A 1DE London, United Kingdom D-CENT event
"By the People" Participatory democracy, civic engagement and citizenship education
Chairs - Laurence Bherer, Université de Montréal - Joan Font, Institute of Advanced Social Studies (IESA-CSIC) Discussant Rothmayr Christine (Université de Montreal)
Thursday, 5 March 2015 from 10:00 to 16:30 (GMT) Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Opern Government: Transparency and Citizen Participation
Urban Planning and Policy Student Association Friday, January 30, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CST) Chicago, IL
UKGovcamp is the free, annual 'unconference' for people interested in how the public sector does digital stuff.
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 from 09:30 to 17:30 (GMT) London
Ciudades do futuro no Brasil
Date: 9 December 2014 Time: 18:00 - 19:30 Location: London
Financing African Cities: agenda, alliances and solutions
November 29 to December 1, 2014 Brussels, Belgium
Monday, 27 October 2014 from 12:30 to 15:30 (GMT) London, United Kingdom
Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Time: 6 - 7:30pm Location: Cambridge Citywide Senior Center (806 Massachusetts Ave.)
Date: 3 November 2014, 18:00 20:30 Venue: The Boardroom, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, W1B 2HW, London
11.00 13.00 Belfast
Training. Date: Wednesday, October 29 Time: 8:00 - 11:30 AM Location: Mayflower Renaissance Hotel 1127 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20036
November 12-14, 2014 São Paulo, Brazil
The 4th annual conference of the Sociology of Development Section March 13-15, 2015 Providence, RI
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM (EDT) New York, NY
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM (EDT) New York, NY
Danube University Krems, Austria
National Archives. Washington DC
The next edition of the Winter School will take place from 2-13 February 2015 and will explore the link between federalism and democratic participation from a multidisciplinary and comparative perspective, providing in-depth analysis and practical knowledge of these phenomena.
Web Meeting - September 2014 - Wednesday 24th, 12 noon GMT
Reston, VA (Washington DC metro area)
Thursday, 16 October 2014 from 13:45 to 18:00 (BST) Brussels, Belgium
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM (EDT)
IFLA World Library and Information Congress 21 August 2014 10:45 - 12:45 | Room: Forum 1
International Conference for E-Democacy and Open Government
Tuesday, 8 July 2014 from 17:30 to 20:00 (BST)
Thursday 10th July 2014 at 6pm
The symposium will be held over 2 days from July 21 to 22 and is held in conjunction with the IPSA World Congress of Political Science. The symposium is included with World Congress registration but is also available to members of the public who wish to attend the symposium only. The fee for the symposium is $40 USD. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to register for the symposium only.
House of Science and Letters (Helsinki)
Big Data Week is one of the most unique global platforms of interconnected community events focusing on the social, political, technological impacts of Data. It brings together a global community of data scientists, data technologies, data visualisers and data businesses spanning six major commercial, financial, social and technological sectors.
May 6-8, 2014 Berlin (Germany)
Vienna, 10th 11th June 2014
Making Democracy Fun: How Game Design Can Empower Citizens and Transform Politics
The Paris Conference on Open Data and Open Government on Thursday, April 24th and Friday, April 25th will be a prime occasion to take stock of these evolutions in France and throughout the world, with some of the key actors of this global movement.
Participatory Budgeting Projects first annual benefit! Celebrating 5 years of participatory budgeting in the US 25 years of participatory budgeting worldwide
A Twitter #SocEntChat and Google Hangout with Tiago Pexoto and Steven Clift, moderated by Stephen Davenport, this Wednesday, February 19, 2014 from 10:30-1pm EST.
Urban Equity in Development - Cities for Life
Tuesday, 4th February 2014. 17:30 for an 18:00 start at the University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, London W1B 2UW.
A silver jubilee 25 years of the European Association for Information on Local Development (AEIDL) Wednesday 19 February 2014 European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
Kitchener City Hall 200 King Street West Rotunda Gallery Kitchener, ON N2G 4G7 Canada Friday, 17 January 2014 from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM (EST)
22 January 2014 Opening hours Free admission Limited capacity
Between 27 January and 24 March, the CCCB will present speakers of a very wide range of backgrounds and sensibilities who will discuss the concept of openness as a necessary condition for urban life.
Scaling and Innovation: Contemporary Difficulties and Future Prospects for Participatory and Deliberative Democracy. Newcastle upon tyne
Monday, 27 January 2014 from 10:30 to 16:30 (GMT) London, United Kingdom
Initiative under the patronage of the President of the European Commission Wednesday january 29 from 16h30 to 19h30 Auditorium Paris Centre Marceau 12 avenue Marceau 75008 Paris
In May 2014, Subtle Technologies will be holding its 17th annual festival in Toronto. Our symposium, performances, workshops, screenings, exhibitions and networking sessions provide a forum to explore ideas and pose questions at the intersection of art, science and technology. Subtle Technologies is known internationally for presenting artists and scientists whose work is at the leading edge of their respective disciplines.
Monday, 27 January 2014 from 17:00 to 19:30 (GMT) London, United Kingdom
Barcelona will be playing host to the 13th International Congress of Educating Cities in 2014, to mark the 20th anniversary of the Association's founding in Barcelona, where the presidency has been held ever since.
E-Democracy.org Monday, December 2, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (GMT) London, United Kingdom
Tunis, Palais des Congrès, 4 - 6 December 2013
Upcoming International conference on deepening democracy through participatory local government 19th-21th, January, 2014-Department of local-self governance, government of Kerala.
The IOPD and the LAD UCLG Committee will organize a parallel session on " Participation and Local Basic Services" on the 3rd October.
This second regional conference on PB will take place in Chicago, to allow participants to observe and celebrate the final vote for PB Chicago. This new joint process across four city wards builds on the first PB initiative in the US, in the citys 49th Ward. The conference will provide a space for participants and organizers of the initial PB processes in the US and Canada to share and reflect on their experiences, alongside activists, practitioners, and scholars.
This forum will be a space to discuss, exchange experiences and give visibility to the commitment of cities for the right to the city.
It will examine the impact of the dynamic of urbanization, globalization and democratization with her corollary the decentralization, on the reorganization of the settlement and development of the continent, and her inscription in the world of today and tomorrow.
The theme for this year's meeting is The Urban Future.