What's New

The CAPAM 2016 Biennial Conference mobile app is now available to download! More »

CAPAM’s first Executive Director, Arthur Stevenson, passed way on 16 June 2016. Mr Stevenson led the organisation from 1994-2004 and was a galvanising force for inspiring participation in this new collective. We mourn his death and continue to be thankful for his early efforts and commitment. Mr Stevenson’s obituary can be accessed at The Toronto Star. More »

CAPAM 2016 Biennial Conference attendees will experience a full and informative programme that coincides with the Sixth Commonwealth Forum of Public Service Ministers and the International Blue Ocean Strategy Conference. More »

The 2016 International Innovations Awards finalists have been selected. Thanks to the many individuals and teams who submitted applications for sharing your excellent work. More »

Registration is open for the CAPAM 2016 Biennial Conference! Secure your place now for this premier event. Hotel information and visa /vaccination requirements are also available. More »

Malaysia will be hosting the International Conference on Blue Ocean Strategy at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC) in Putrajaya, Malaysia from 16 to 18 August 2016 with the theme, Transforming Nations through Creativity and Innovation. Held just before the CAPAM 2016 Biennial Conference in the same location, this three-day conference will give an opportunity for participants to share knowledge and ideas of how to inject creativity and innovation in the formulation and implementation of national policies and initiatives. More »

CAPAM is pleased to announce that a new venue for its 2016 Biennial Conference has been confirmed. This premier event will take place in Putrajaya, Malaysia from 18-20 August 2016 under the theme “Innovation: A Public Service Imperative”. CAPAM’s President, Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa, demonstrated leadership and commitment in offering to support the event in Malaysia for a second time. More »

The February 2016 edition of the Commonwealth Innovations Review (CIR) is now available... More »

Academics, senior public servants and consultants from around the Commonwealth are invited to submit articles for CAPAM's quarterly publication, the Commonwealth Innovations Review (CIR). For more information, please reference the CIR Submission Guidelines. More »

CAPAM offers numerous categories through which organisations may take advantage of sponsorship opportunities. Become a CAPAM sponsor… More »

Presentations provided for the 2014 Biennial Conference and International Innovations Awards are now available... More »


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