Governance of Public Organisations in the 21st century economy
June 9th, 2017, Rouen, France
Pôle des sciences du tertiaire, Amphi 600, 3, avenue Pasteur in Rouen

This international conference is promoted by Eramus+ Jean Monnet EUsers Network (co-funded  by European Union) and is co-organised by CIRIEC International, CIRIEC France, University of Rouen, Normandie Université and CREAM.

Programm (here) and Presentations on June 9th:

9:30 – 10:00: Opening
– Opening of the Conference by Joël ALEXANDRE, President of the Université de Rouen Normandie (France)
Françoise GUEGOT, Vice-President in charge of higher education of the Regional Council of Normandy (France)

10:00 – 10:30: Plenary session 1
Presidency: Jacques Fournier, Honorary President of CIRIEC-International and of CIRIEC-France
Philippe BANCE, Université de Rouen ; President of CIRIEC’s International Scientific Council (France)
Massimo FLORIO, University of Milan; EUsers Jean-Monnet Network Coordinator; President of CIRIEC’s International Scientific Commission “Public Enterprises/Public Services” (Italy)

10:30 – 11:00: Keynote speaker
Louis GALLOIS, President of the Supervisory Board of Peugeot S.A. (France)

11:20- 12:45: Plenary session 2
Presidency: Alain Arnaud, President of CIRIEC-France
Marie-Christine VERGIAT, Member of the European Parliament– GUE (France)
Lucie MUNIESA, Deputy Director-General of the Agence des Participations de l’Etat (APE) (France)
Jean-Luc LEGER, President of CESER Normandie (France)

13:45 – 15:15: Workshop A – Models of organisations of public services: regulation and public missions
Presidency: Massimo Florio
Bernard BOLLY, Director of Form’Action André Renard – FAR (Belgium)
Michel PAPAUD, Director General « Services » of Grenoble-Métropole ; former Prefect Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (France)

15:30 – 16:45: Workshop B – Resources for quality services: financing, human resources, users’participation
Presidency: Luc Bernier, University of Ottawa (Canada)
Massimo CINGOLANI (PPT), European Investment Bank (EIB) (Luxembourg)
Thierry MIGNAUW, (PPT)former Director of SNCF-Réseaux (France)

16:45- 17:15: Closing by Alain ARNAUD, Philippe BANCE, Jacques FOURNIER

EUsers programm (here)  and Presentations on the scientific seminar June 8th, 2017 :

9:30 – 9:45: Opening of the meeting by Cécile Legros, Vice-President of the University of Rouen
9:45 – 9:55: The research in EUsers’ and CIRIEC’s networks by Philippe Bance, University of
Rouen, France, President of the International Scientific Council of CIRIEC
9:55 – 10:05 The EUsers’ program by Massimo Florio, University of Milan, Italy
10:05 – 10:20: The perspective of a Handbook on SOE’s by Luc Bernier, University of Ottawa, Canada
10:20 – 10:30: Presentation of CIRIEC’s research activities by Barbara Sak, CIRIEC International

11:00 – 12:00: Institutional Framework, SOEs Goals and Missions

11:00 – 11:30: Concepts of Gemeinwirtschaft and public missions of state owned enterprisesThomas Kostal and Gabriel Obermann, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business,Austria
11:30 – 12:00: SOEs as institutional market actors. A gradual institutional change perspective on the role of domestic SOEs in the marketization of public services, Lene Tolstrup Christensen, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark (by video-conference)

13:15-14:45: SOEs’ Governance

13:15 – 13:45: Changing strategies in new contexts: The governance of European SOEs in the 21st century, Roberto Cardinale, The Bartlett, University College London, UK
13:45 – 14:15: Issues about governance: the case of SOEs operating under monopoly situation, Pierre Bauby, RAP, France
14:15 – 15:45: Behavioral model of nominations in SOEs based on legitimacy, Patricia Kaplanova, Faculty of Organisation studies in Novo Mesto, Slovenia

15:15-16:45: SOEs, Stakeholders and Citizens

15:15 – 15:45: Stakeholders of SOEs focus: The impact of the public opinion on SOEs, Carole Rentsch, University of Berne, Matthias Finger and Fabian Liechti, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
15:45 – 16:15: Utilities policy and reform: The changing relationship between citizens and SOEs, Manto Lampropoulou, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
16:15 – 16:45: Stakeholder management of SOEs, Christina Schaefer and Stephanie Warm, Helmut-Schmidt-Universität, Hamburg, Germany

16:45 – 17:15: Final Discussion with:
–  Philippe Bance, University of Rouen, France
–  Luc Bernier, University of Ottawa, Canada
–  Massimo Florio, University of Milan, Italy
–  Jane Lethbridge, University of Greenwich, UK,
–  Gabriel Obermann, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
–  John Willner, Åbo Akademi University, Åbo/Turku, Finland






Conference details

Date 9 June 2017
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Venue Université de Rouen
3, avenue Pasteur
Rouen, 76000 France

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