We are very glad to announce the launch of the 23rd edition of the International Summer School on Regulation of Local Public Services. The Summer School will take place online, from September 6th to September 10th, 2021. For registered particpants, participation is free!
The School is designed to offer a “full immersion” in user charges regulation of local public services (e.g. waste, water, public transport, district heating, sport facilities) and is mainly addressed to undergraduate students at their last year, PhD and graduate students and officials from the Public Administration (municipalities, counties, regional bodies) and regulatory agencies.
The course lasts one week and is articulated in two parts:
- theoretical module;
- industry analysis and case studies.
For further information, please have a look to the programme
The programme will be delivered online via live webinar on Zoom. Participants will be able to interact with each other and professors via the live chat. Lectures are scheduled from 1 PM to 4.45 PM Rome time (CEST); UTC +2.
Fee and selection criteria
For registered participants, participation is free! Please note that the webinar admits a maximum of 500 participants. In case of a higher number of registered participants, curricula will be evaluated on the basis of three main criteria:
1) relevance of applicant's studies and professional experience / current job position to the topics of the Summer School programme
2) balanced geographical distribution of selected participants (OECD / non-OECD members; distribution per continent; inclusion of applicants from Countries non represented in the previous editions)
3) balanced distribution of educational background (e.g. economics; environmental engineering; law; public administration; ...)
Moreover, in the case of curricula with similar score, also some attention is given to the selection of profiles with expertise in different sectors relevant to the domain of regulation of LPS (e.g. water cycle, waste, energy, ...).
Admitted attendants will be contacted via e-mail within the 27th of August 2021.
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Fulvia Nada (coordinator)
phone: +39 346 8910600