15th Conference of the International Observatory on Participatory Democracy
Madrid. March 24-26 2015
CentroCentro Cibeles de Cultura y Ciudadanía

 

Provisional agenda

8.30 – 9.30
Registration of assistants
9.30 – 10.30
Official opening of the Conference
Auditorio Caja de Música
D. Carles Agustí Hernández: Secretary General of IOPD
D. Jose Luis Ayllón: Secretary of State for Parliamentary Relations
Dª. Ana Botella Serrano: Mayor of Madrid.
10.30 – 11.00
Coffee break
11.00 – 12.15
Inaugural Conference
Auditorio Caja de Música
D. Antonio Garrigues Walker
12.15 – 13.30
Plenary
Theme: "Citizen Participation in big cities"
Auditorio Caja de Música
Moderator
D. Ángel Garrido García: Chairman of the City Hall Plenary Session Madrid
Speakers
Dª. Dolores Navarro Ruiz: Deputy of the Government Department of Family, Social Services and Public Participation. Ayuntamiento de Madrid.
D. Carles Agustí Hernández: General Secretary of the International Observatory of Participatory Democracy (IOPD)
Dª. Rosa Icela Rodríguez Velázquez: Secretary of Social Development, Government of Mexico City.
D. Vitor Manuel Sampaio Caetano Ramalho. Secretary General of UCCLA
13.30 – 14.00
Keynote
The Council of Transparency and Good Governance
Esther Arizmendi. President of the Board of Transparency and Good Governance. Ministry of Finance and Public Administration
14.00 – 15.30
Lunch
15.30 – 17.30
Table 1
Theme: Present and future of participatory budgeting. New experiences
Auditorio Caja de Música
Moderator
D. Fernando Rocafull: Director General of the Union of Ibero-American Capital Cities (UCCI)
Speakers
D. Nelson Dias: President of the Association in LOCO from Portugal
D. Carlos Martínez Serrano: General Coordinator of Family, Social Services and Public Participation. City of Madrid.
D. Bachir Kanouté: Coordinator for the African Region OIDP and CEO of ENDA, ECOPOP
D. Ernesto Ganuza: Tenured Scientist in the Institute for Advanced Social Studies (Spanish Council for Scientific Research) (Spain)
Dª Carmela Ángel Meza: Secretary of Citizen Participation of the Mayor of Medellín
Dª. Mª Jose Ruiz Tejado: Citizen Participation Service. Vitoria.
Table 2
Theme: Citizen Participation and New Technologies
Sala Jorge G. Berlanga
Moderator
D. Diego Sanjuanbenito Bonal. Delegate of the Department of Environment and Mobility
Speakers
D. José Fernández Sánchez. Director General of Citizen Participation and Volunteer of the City of Madrid
Dª Jane Thery OAS Director of International Affairs.
D. Guzmán M. Garmendia Pérez: Public Sector Technology Consultant and Former Director General of Open Government and new technologies of the Government of Navarra.
Mrs. Dominique Ollivier: Chairwoman of the OCPM Office de Consultation Publique de Montreal
20:00 – 21.00
Official Reception of the City Council of Madrid
Cecilio Rodriguez Garden
9:00 – 9:30
Presentation of the book on the 14th IOPD Conference in Canoas (Brazil)
Deise Martins
9.30 – 11.00
Plenary
Theme: Citizen Participation in Open Government policies
Moderator:
D. Carlos Martinez Serrano: General Coordinator of Social Services, Family and Citizenship. City of Madrid.
Speakers:
D. Agustín Iglesias Caunedo: Mayor of Oviedo
Dª Mª Jesús Fernández Ruiz. Director of the municipal website of the City of Zaragoza
D. Rudi Borrmann: Chief Innovation and Open Government of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires Government.
D. Helen Darbishire: Executive Director of Access Info Europe.
D. Gustavo Vidigal: Committee Chair Open Government of São Paulo.
D. David Pérez García: President of the FMM and Mayor of Alcorcón.
11.00 – 11.30
Coffee break
11.30 – 13.00
Table 1
Theme: Effects of participation on social welfare
Auditorio Caja de Música
Moderator
Dª. Dolores Navarro Ruiz: Delegate of the Department of Social Services, Family and Citizenship. City of Madrid.

Speakers
D. Jordi Minguillón: Cònsol Major del Comù de Andorra la Vella
D. Manuel Arenillas: Director, National Institute of Public Administration
Dª. Teófila Martínez: Mayor of Cádiz.
David Pérez García: Mayor of Alcorcón and President of the Federation of Madrid Municipalities (FMM)
Dª. Cristina Bloj: Argentina anthropologist, professor and researcher at the Universidad del Rosario
Table 2
Theme: Transparency and Open Data
Sala Jorge G. Berlanga
Moderator:
Dª Pilar Dávila del Cerro. General Coordinator of Government Department of Economics, Finance and Public Administration of the City of Madrid.
Speakers
D. Carlos Manuel Galván: Director of Institutional Development of the General Secretariat of the Mayor of Bogotá.
D. Jesús Lizcano Álvarez: Professor of Financial Economics and Accounting from the Autonomous University of Madrid.
Dr. Marcelo A Cossar: Deputy Mayor of the City of Córdoba
D. José Nuño Riesgo. Director General of Quality and Citizen. Government Department of Economics, Finance and Public Administration. City of Madrid.
Dª Nuria Bassols. Committee on Transparency and Access to Information Generalitat of Catalonia.
13.00 – 14.00
Lunch
14.00 – 17.00
IOPD General Assembly
17.00 – 18.30
Plenary
Theme: Cities: proximity management
Auditorio Caja de Música
Moderator:
D. Juan Antonio Gómez Angulo. General Coordinator of the Mayor of the City of Madrid.
Speakers:
D. Luis Castañeda Lossio: Mayor of Lima
Dª. Paloma García Romero: Councillor - President of the District of Tetuan. City of Madrid.
D. Ricardo García. Observatory Participation and Public Policy (URJC)
Dª Patricia Narvaez. Ministry of Community Development Pasto Mayor's Office
9.30 – 11.00
Plenary
Theme: “New Challenges for Open Government policies”
Auditorio Caja de Música
Moderator:
D. Pedro Mª Corral: Deputy Government Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism. City of Madrid.
Speakers:
D. Carlos Manuel Castro. Security council, Civil Protection and International Relations of the Municipality of Lisbon.
D. Luiz Carlos Guedes. Coordinador LAB-Río: Rio de Janeiro.
Dª. Mª Concepción Dancausa: Deputy Government Department of Economics, Finance and Public Administration. City of Madrid.
D. Manuel Villoria: Director of Government and Public Administration Research Institute Ortega y Gasset
11.00-11:30
Delivery of the Best Practices Award 2015
11.30-12:00
Closing Ceremony
  • Delivery of the Presidency of Madrid to the selected city
  • Reading Institutional Declaration
Carles Agustí Hernández: Secretary General OIDP
Dª. Mª Dolores Navarro Ruiz: Executive Family, Social Services and Citizen Participation Area. City of Madrid.