Conferences

Workshop “Campaigning and Voting in Europe: New Challenges, New Perspectives”, Paris, France, December 2015

‘Motivating Parties?!: Central and East-European Electoral Law in Comparative Perspective’, paper presentation by Ekaterina R. Rashkova.

Four-day seminar/conference, “How much polarization does politics needs?”, Wildbad Kreuth, Germany, 2015

Politische Führung: Eine theoretische Grundlegung’ and ‘ Funktionen der Polarisierung ‘, talks to be delivered by Prof. Ludger Helms at the four-day conference jointly organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation and the Hans-Seidel-Foundation in Wildbad Kreuth, Germany, 3-6 November 2015.

APSA Annual Meeting, 2014

‘Executive Leadership and Gender Politics in South-Eastern Europe’, with Emilia Zankina, a paper presented at the APSA Annual Conference , held on August 28 –31, 2014 , in Washington, DC, USA .

IPSA World Congress, 2014

‘The Place of Leadership in Contemporary Governance’, a panel co-chaired by Prof. Ludger Helms (with Prof. Robert Elgie) at the 23 rd IPSA World Congress to be held on July 19-24, 2014, in Montreal, Canada .

‘Revisiting Governance and Leadership, Good and Bad’, paper to be delivered by Prof. Ludger Helms at the 23 rd IPSA World Congress to be held on July 19-24, 2014, in Montreal, Canada .

ECPR Joint Sessions, 2014

‘Regulation and Leadership: the Role of Institutional Reform in the Legitimizing the Executive’, paper to be delivered by Ekaterina Rashkova at the ECPR Joint Sessions , held on 10-15 April, 2014 , at the University of Salamanca, Spain.