The third deliberative democracy summer school

PALO is involved in the organisation of The third deliberative democracy summer school in Turku/Åbo, 2729 June 2018.


Programme

Tuesday 26 June

15:00 – 17:00 Registration

 

Wednesday 27 June

Theme of the day: Citizen Deliberation and Representative Democracy

09:00 – 09:30 Registration and coffee

09:30 – 11:00 Keynote I: David Farrell (University College Dublin): “The Irish experience of mixing representative and deliberative democracy”

11:15 – 12:45 Paper session I

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 15:30 Paper session II

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee

16:00 – 17:00 Methods session I: Kaisa Herne (University of Tampere): “Experiments”

 

Thursday 28 June

Theme of the day: Citizen Deliberation and Direct Democracy

09:30 – 11:00 Keynote II: John Gastil (Penn State University): “How to make direct democracy more deliberative”

11:00 – 11:20 Coffee

11:20 – 12:50 Paper session III

12:50 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 15:30 Paper session IV

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee

16:00 – 17:00 Methods session II: Peter Söderlund (Åbo Akademi University): “Case studies”

19:30 Summer School dinner

 

Friday 29 June

Theme of the day: Models for the Future

10:00 – 11:30 Keynote III: John Dryzek (University of Canberra): “Directions in deliberative theory and practice”

11:30 – 11:50 Coffee

11:50 – 13:20 Paper session V

13:20 – 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 15:30 Roundtable: “Reflections on the summer school”

 

The venue for the summer school will be Axelia II -building at Åbo Akademi University. Address: Piispankatu 8. Turku Finland.

 

Registrations and further information: Mikko Leino molein(at)utu.fi

More information can be found here.