MOPAN 2014 - ''The Collaborative Economy''

This event has now finished. Please see our events website for details of upcoming events at Brookes.


Who this event is for

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Building, Postgraduate Centre, Wheatley Campus


The 2014 conference on Multi-Organisational Partnerships, Alliances andNetworks will be hosted by Oxford Brookes University Business School on 14-16July 2014. The event will take place at Oxford Brookes' Wheatley Campus, withthe evening reception and dinner each happening in the historic heart ofOxford. More details will follow soon. In the meantime, please follow us onTwitter @MOPAN2014.   

Download the Conference Programme PDF (including papers and authors)


Important dates: 

1 June: Registration deadline 

1 July: Absolute deadline for final papers     


Late submission of abstracts: 

If you would like to present a paper at MOPAN 2014, please email, to see if this is still possible. Abstracts should be 300-500 words long and contained in an attachment to youremail. The abstract should include a title, 5-7 keywords, and names,affiliation and email addresses of authors. Please do this as soon aspossible, however, the deadline has now passed and the programme has now been drafted.  


Conference themes and tracks:  

- Public sector collaboration in an era of austerity 

- Internationalisation of networks and alliances 

- Understanding and managing complexity in multi-party situations

- Brokering and local multi-stakeholder processes in internationaldevelopment 

- Collaboration for business and service innovation 

- Management and leadership skills for networks and collaborations 

- University and industry collaboration: supporting research andinnovation

- Cross sector and multi-party partnerships


Accommodation is still available at the Clive Booth Postgraduate Centre, from 13July to 17 July at the rate of £40.20 per room. Please  book  your dates as soon as possible.     

Should you prefer to make your own accommodation arrangements we suggestfollowing hotels:  

Old Bank Hotel  

Remont Oxford  

River Hotel  

MacDonald Randolph Hotel  

The Bocardo  


For detailed directions to the Wheatley Campus please visit  

Online  registration to the conference is now available at the full conference fee: £300. PhD students: £175.