2017 International Summer School on Regulation of Local Public Services
The School is designed to offer two weeks “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, graduate students and officials from the Public Administration (municipalities, counties, regional bodies) and regulatory agencies.
The course lasts two weeks and is articulated in three parts:
– theoretical module
– industry analysis
– case studies (with a virtual regulatory final report prepared by attendants)
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- Undergraduate students at their last year, graduate and PhD students and officials from the public administration (municipalities, counties, regional bodies) and regulatory agencies;
- Have relevant studies and professional experience;
- Current job position matching to the topics of the Summer School programme;
- Geographical distribution of selected participants (OECD / non-OECD members to be balanced; distribution per continent; inclusion of applicants from Countries non represented in the previous editions);
- Balanced distribution of educational background (e.g. economics; environmental engineering; law; public administration; …)
- The fee for selected participants is equal to 150,00 EUR;
- For participants from non-OECD countries or post-2004 EU member States the registration is free: EUR 150 – deposit is due, which will be totally refunded at the end of the School.
Curricula are evaluated on the basis of three main criteria:
- relevance of applicant’s studies and professional experience / current job position to the topics of the Summer School programme
- balanced geographical distribution of selected participants (OECD / non-OECD members; distribution per continent; inclusion of applicants from Countries non represented in the previous editions)
- 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, …).
Due to a limited number of available places, not all applicants on the ISS reserve list will be included in the class of 2017. However, those on the reserve list will benefit from a 25% off discount for attending one of the courses in the Executive Education Programme.
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For any further information, please contact the School Secretariat: Fulvia Nada (coordinator) e-mail: [email protected].
More information on the official website.