June 8-10, 2011
College of Community and Public Affairs
Binghamton, New York
James Svara, Professor, School of Public Affairs, Arizona State University, and co-author of the forthcoming book Justice for All: Promoting Social Equity in Public Administration
Michael Wildes, former federal prosecutor, former city councilor, mayor (2003-2010) of Englewood, NJ, and partner in the leading immigration law firm of Wildes and Weinberg.
The College of Community and Public Affairs at Binghamton University is committed to university-community partnerships and the conference theme highlights that mission.
Please submit a 1 paragraph proposal to Nadia Rubaii-Barrett no later than April 1, 2011. Proposals are strongly encouraged within one of the three conference tracks; proposals addressing issues of fairness, justice and equity in education, public safety, housing, welfare, and transportation are also welcome, particularly if they are linked to the broad conference theme of university-community partnerships.
The Social Equity Leadership Conference seeks to advance knowledge and understanding of applied and theoretical research that promotes social equity in governance. Public administration scholars, public and nonprofit practitioners, academics from other disciplines, graduate students, Fellows of the National Academy of Public Administration, and members of NAPA’s Standing Panel on Social Equity in Governance are all encouraged to attend.
May 27, 2011
Please note: We will accept registration forms via fax at 607-777-2414. This machine is in a private secure area and your information is protected. If, however, you would like to give credit card information over the phone, you may call 607-77-2719 or you may give it at the door at the conference. Please email Stacy at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thank you!
Holiday Inn Arena, Binghamton, New York, adjacent to the conference location. Conference rate of $92.00/night. Reserve your room with the booking code: NAPA, 607-722-1212. Please register by calling the hotel for reservations.
Greater Binghamton Airport (BGM)
22 minutes/11.4 mi from University Downtown Center
US Airways, Delta, United Express
Ithaca Tomkins Region Airport (ITH)
1 hour and 9 minutes/54.4 mi from University Downtown Center
Delta, Continental, US Airways, United
Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR)
1 hour and 31 minutes/82 mi from University Downtown Center
All County Taxi and Airport Transit (Vans)
3473 Everline Street
Binghamton, NY 13903
$10 per person for groups, willing to work with us if conference attendees need transportation throughout the conference
172 Conklin Avenue
Binghamton, NY 13903
$25 per van
Executive Fleet Inc. Coachmaster
719 Glendale Dr.
Endicott, NY 13760
They will do private car service for $51.75 per car, at least 3 people per car. You must call in advance, preferably before you leave for Binghamton.
Last Updated: 5/26/11