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Mapping the Global Dimensions of Policy 9: Towards a New Policy Paradigm?

The Department of Political Science at McMaster University, in conjunction with the Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and Globalization, Institute for Globalization and the Human Condition, Engineering and Public Policy Program, and the Centre for Climate Change is excited to present Mapping the Global Dimensions of Policy 9: Towards a New Policy Paradigm? The conference brings together graduate students whose research speaks to the questions raised in the fields of Globalization and policy studies.

Feb 26, 2020

Please join us at this year’s Mapping the Global Dimensions of Policy graduate student conference. The conference is put on by the Department of Political Science and its partners each year. This year the conference will take place March 13-14.

The conference features an incredible lineup of graduate student research presentations and two fantastic plenary speakers. Opening the conference will be Dr. Miranda Schreurs (Technical University Munich) with a talk titled, “The Link Between Global Climate Governance and Big Environmental, Political, Social and Technological Transformations.” On the second day of the conference Dr. Philippe Frowd (University of Ottawa) will present his keynote lecture titled, “Forget externalization: logics of

border security in the Sahel”

In addition to the student presentations and two plenaries, we are also excited to announce our first Closing Roundtable, featuring reflections on globalization and public policy from Dr. Judy Fudge, Dr. Cliff van der Linden, Dr. Don Kingsbury and Dr. Stephen McBride as well a professional development panel for our participants.

The program for the event will be available shortly. If you’re interested in attending the conference you can read more on our website. If you are interested in attending, please register for the conference. Coffee and snacks will be available throughout, with a light breakfast and lunch also served on March 14.

We look forward to welcoming you to the conference in March!