Date 2011-03-22
Time 3:30 - 6:20
E-mail pyhtang@ied.edu.hk
Tel 29488944
Venue Institute’s Reception (A-G/F-08), Tai Po Campus

Enquiry

 

Public Seminar on

Governance Capacity in Asian Cities

Date: 22 March 2011 (Tuesday)

Time: 15:30-18:20

Venue: 

Institute’s Reception (Room 08),
Ground Floor, Administration Building (A-G/F-08),
The Hong Kong Institute of Education
(Tai Po Campus), 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po

 
Speakers: (Click on the name to view abstract)
Professor of Public Administration, School of Public Administration, Florida Atlantic University, U.S.A.
 
Associate Professor of Public Administration and Senior Research Associate,
Campbell Public Affairs Institute, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs,
Syracuse University, U.S.A.
 
Associate Dean (Quality Assurance and Enhancement) of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and
Professor and Head of Department of Cultural and Creative Arts,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
Chair Professor of Comparative Policy, Associate Vice President (External Relations),
Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and Co-Director of Centre for Governance and Citizenship,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
Chair Professor of Governance and Public Policy, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and
Co-Director of the Centre for Governance and Citizenship,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
For Enquiries:
Miss Peggy TANG    E-mail: pyhtang@ied.edu.hk    Tel.: 29488944
 
 
Programme Schedule

22 March 2011 (Tuesday)
15:15 – 15:30
Registration
15:30 – 15:35
Welcoming Remarks
 
Professor Joshua K. H. MOK
Chair Professor of Comparative Policy,
Associate Vice President (External Relations),
Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and
Co-Director of Centre for Governance and Citizenship,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
15:35 – 16:00
The Re-orientation of Higher Education in China:
The Rise of Transnational Higher Education and Challenges for Governance
 
Professor Joshua K. H. MOK
 
16:00 – 16:25
Challenges of Urban Governance and Management in Asia in the Age of Globalization: Is there an Impossibility Theorem in Governance Emerging?
 
Professor Ali FARAZMAND
Professor of Public Administration,
School of Public Administration,
Florida Atlantic University, U.S.A.
 
16:25 – 16:50
The Future of Local Governance Capacity in Korea:
Collaborative Governance and Leadership Competencies
 
Dr Soonhee KIM
Associate Professor of Public Administration and Senior Research Associate,
Campbell Public Affairs Institute, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, U.S.A.
 
16:50 – 17:15
Governance Capacity in Hong Kong:
The Case of West Kowloon Cultural District
 
Professor Samuel LEONG
Associate Dean (Quality Assurance and Enhancement) of
Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and
Professor and Head, Department of Cultural and Creative Arts,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
17:15 – 17:40
Democracy, Governability and Policy Reform:
Health Care Policy in Hong Kong
 
Professor M. RAMESH
Chair Professor of Governance and Public Policy, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and Co-Director of the Centre for Governance and Citizenship,
The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong
 
17:40 – 18:15
Concluding Remarks
18:15 – 18:20
Closing and Presentation of Souvenirs