Advancing knowledge in public administration & developing a thriving community of researchers and practitioners of public administration

The European Group for Public Administration (EGPA) is the major learned society in the domain of administrative sciences on the European continent, and also a regional group of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS).

EGPA supports the development of the IIAS and provides a major contribution to the achievement of the mission of the institute: developing public administration and the public service worldwide.

EGPA aims at being the European Platform for Public Administration associating specialized researchers and practitioners.


  • to organise and encourage the generation and exchange of knowledge on developments in the theory and practice of public administration
  • to contribute to the development of comparative studies on public administrations in a European perspective
  • to facilitate innovation in ideas and models, methods and techniques relating to public administration
  • to foster the development and consolidation of a community of experts of PA, grouping together recognized scholars, young researchers, and practitioners.

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EGPA Study Groups and Seminars co-chairs
EGPA Steering Committee Members 2019-2022