2017 Public Administration Theory Network Annual Conference

Laramie, Wyoming | June 1-4, 2017

Register Now!


The Conference registration is now open. Register before March 15th to get the discounted early registration rate. Also, if you haven’t already, join now to get a further discount and, with Professional membership, a subscription to Administrative Theory & Praxis.

Conference Program


The Conference Program will be posted on February 28th.

Submit your papers!


The Public Administration Theory Network has a tradition of sharing papers will all conference attendees in order to foster strong discussions around big ideas. Submit your paper by April 30th to ensure that your presentation gets the attention that it deserves!

Travel to Laramie

The Laramie Regional airport (http://www.laramieairport.com) is serviced by SkyWest/United Airlines out of Denver, CO.

If you fly directly into Laramie and are staying at our conference hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn, you can reserve a shuttle to the hotel from the airport. This shuttle service is managed by the Hilton and must be booked in advance. The airport’s website also has rental car information.

The Denver International Airport (DIA) is about a 2 hour, 15 minute drive from Laramie. You can also schedule a ride with the Green Ride Shuttle service. The fare is $80 one way for the 1st passenger, and $50 for a second passenger.

Conference Hotel

The 2017 Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn on the campus of the University of Wyoming. Rooms have been reserved at a special rate from May 31st to June 6th. The phone number for the hotel is (307) 721-5772. Please contact the hotel directly for shuttle arrangements.

IMPORTANT: You need to book your room by May 4th to secure the rate of $119 per night. We have arranged an event website to make the hotel arrangements easier:

hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/…1/index.jhtml