hamburg

IFERA 2015 Hamburg

October 13, 2017

IFERA 2015 Conference at Hamburg, Germany Tradition and Innovation in Family Business Family firms can be an exceptional repository of traditional values, beliefs and cultures, as well as products, production techniques and services that are handed down from generation to generation for decades, sometimes centuries. For their long-term survival, family firms need however to continuously renew their competitive advantage by introducing product, process, or organizational innovations. Program IFERA2015 program starts off with an enriching pre-conference program for doctoral students, junior faculty as well as those interested in attending a professional development workshop. This is followed by a two day academic program feauturing paper presentations, discussion sessions and poster sessions. The last day of the conference invites academics to interact with family businesses in the IFERA2015 Family Business Day. This is the chance for academics to learn new insights from the field and also bounce off their concepual ideas in engaging conversations with family business leaders and members. Detailed program – please click here. Keynote Speakers Richard L. Priem – Luther Henderson Chair of Strategic Management and Leadership. Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University Dr. Michael Frese – National University of Singapore Business School. Leuphana University Lüneburg IFERA2015 program starts off with an enriching pre-conference program for doctoral students, junior faculty as well as those interested in attending a professional development workshop. This is followed by a two day academic program feauturing paper presentations, discussion sessions and poster sessions. The last day of the conference invites academics to interact with family businesses in the IFERA2015 Family Business Day. This is the chance for academics to learn new insights from the field and also bounce off their concepual ideas in engaging conversations with family business leaders and members. Final Program (pdf) Conference Venue: Handelskammer InnovationsCampus, Adolphsplatz 6, 20457 Hamburg Registration, Poster Sessions, Lunch and Coffee breaks: Hamburg Chamber of Commerce, Adolphsplatz 1, 20457 Hamburg Date                             Event  Tuesday,  June 30th 2015  IFERA 2015 Doctoral Consortiums & Faculty Development Consortiums IFERA 2015 Professional Development Workshop (PDW)  8.30 am – 5.45 pm  Wednesday, July 1st 2015  IFERA 2015 Annual Conference – Main Conference sessions  8.00 am – 6.00 pm  Thursday, July 2nd 2015  IFERA 2015 Annual Conference – Main Conference sessions  8.00 am – 6.15 pm Family Business Track        9.30 am – 6.00 pm  Friday, July 3rd 2015 Family Business Day   9.30 am – 6.30 pm The 2015 IFERA conference announces 9 awards for a total of 15.850 Euros. AWARD AMOUNT (in Euros) Sponsored By Ph.D. Research Proposal 2000 IFERA Best conference Paper 2000 IFERA Best paper on conference theme 1500 IFERA Best paper-contribution to practice 2000 IFERA Best paper by a first time presenter 1000 IFERA Best reviewer (Conference Registration fee) 350 IFERA Best family systems constructs research paper 2000 ROLESKI Best Emerging Scholar 2000 IFERA Best published paper from an IFERA event 3000 IFERA #1 IFERA 2015 Best Ph.D. Research Proposal Award (2000 Euros): IFERA is dedicated to facilitating and promoting the advancement of family business research by encouraging sound, scholarly, and rigorous research practices derived from all accepted methods of inquiry and philosophical traditions. The IFERA Best Ph.D. Research Proposal Competition initiative aims to acknowledge and honour the next generation of family business scholars […]

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