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Upcoming Events

Grants Management Symposium: Thursday, January 23, 2020

National Academy of Public Administration
1600 K Street NW, Suite 400
Washington DC,

Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 9:00am - 11:00am

The National Academy of Public Administration and Grant Thornton will host the next Grants Management Symposium on Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the National Academy of Public Administration (1600 K Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20006. The entrance is on 16th Street.). A light breakfast and networking will begin at 8:45 a.m. Please join us for a discussion on the use of audit data to promote change in the grants space and the unintended consequences of grants management rules. Speakers will include: Eloise Pasachoff, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center Gary McKeon, Director...

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2020 Elliot L. Richardson Prize for Excellence in Public Service

Ronald Reagan Building
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington DC,

Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 6:15pm - 9:00pm

The National Academy of Public Administration’s Elliot L. Richardson Prize recognizes individuals for extraordinary public service, in the fine tradition of Elliot L. Richardson, who served as a beacon of integrity and commitment to public service. Richardson was an Academy Fellow, and one of two individuals to serve in four Cabinet-level positions in the U.S. Government, including Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, Secretary of Defense, Attorney General, and Secretary of Commerce. Previous recipients of this distinguished award include Colin Powell, Alice Rivlin, George Shultz, Norman Mineta, Sandra Day O’Connor, Lee Hamilton, Robert Gates,...

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Managing Sustained Performance Improvements in Federal Agencies

Academy Offices
1600 K St NW, Floor 4
Washington DC,

Friday, January 24, 2020 at 10:00am - 12:00pm

Background: Join the National Academy of Public Administration's Standing Panel on Executive Organization and Management on Friday, January 24th as we host a “fireside chat” with Dr. Paul Lawrence, Undersecretary for Veterans Benefits, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The chat will focus on innovative approaches to managing sustained performance improvements. Mr. Patrick Pizzella, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor, will help frame the discussion by sharing his department’s approach.   This free event is hosted by the Academy’s Standing Panel on Executive Organization and Management.  It is open to the...

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2020 Social Equity Leadership Conference

Minneapolis MN,

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 12:00pm -
Friday, June 12, 2020 at 2:00pm

The 19th Annual Social Equity Leadership Conference (SELC) is co-sponsored by the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) and co-sponsored and hosted by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs (HHH) at the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities. Registration for the conference and sponsorship reservations are now live. We will continue updating this website in the coming months, including planning committee membership, a full agenda, and a call for panelists. For more information or to register, visit UMN's website....

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