The Policy Platform 1 on "Sustainable
Development Goals: what will it take" was held during the 2016 IIAS-IASIA Joint International
Congress in Chengdu, China on September 23, 2016.
Panelists include: Prof. Pan Suk Kim
(Chair; Yonsei University, South Korea), Prof. Demetrios Argyriades (Facilitator;
John Jay College, NY), Prof. Jeanne-Marie Col (Presenter; John Jay College, NY; Board Member, Institute for Conscious Global Change),
Dr. Katinka Weinberger (Presenter; Chief of the Environment and Development Policy Section, UNESCAP, Bangkok), Dr. Jose-Antonio Puppim
de Oliveira (Presenter; Editor of PAD and Professor of Public Management at Fundação Getulio Vargas,
Brazil), Prof. Zhiyong "Gerald" Lan (Presenter; Tsinghua University,
China), and Prof. Lei Liu (Presenter; Sichuan University, China).
A substantial number of conference participants
attended in this panel including: Dr. Jiang Wu (Former President of the Chinese
Academy of Personnel Sciences and President of AGPA), Dr. Masahiro Horie
(Chair of the IIAS¡¯ Program and
Research Advisory Committee), Madam Helen Argyriades (former official of the UNICEF), Prof.
P.S. Reddy (Member of the IASIA¡¯s Board of Management and Professor at University of Kwazulu Natal, South Africa), and many others.
Dr. Jiang Wu announced to have a follow-up
working group meeting on ¡°Public Administration and Sustainable Development Goals¡± at Xiamen
University, Fujian (located between Hong Kong and Shanghai), China on September 21-23, 2017. Conceptual, thematic discourse and geographical implementation cases are welcomed.