Best Thesis Award - Marketing Trends

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The Best Thesis Award Oral Defence of the International Marketing Trends Conference will take place on Thursday 19th of January 2023.

The International Best Thesis Award - Marketing Trends is given to recognize and encourage Ph.D. in Marketing and to emphasize their talent.

Submission information :


Deadlines for submission and registration :

  • 07 Nov. 2022 : Submission with all the required documents
  • 14 Nov. 2022 : Notification of acceptance 
  • 09 Jan. 2022 : Programme available on website
  • 19 Jan. 2023 : Oral Defense
  • 20 Jan. 2023 : Best Thesis Award Ceremony


  • Eligibility

         The thesis must have been successfully defended between January 2021 and September 2022.

         Please click here to see the information on the BEST THESIS AWARD SUBMISSION RULES.


  • Submission

         All universities, business schools, and institutions active in the field of Marketing are encouraged to nominate candidates.

         The nominations for the Country Award and selection for the International Award are limited to one (1) per University or School.

         The electronic submission should be sent via the conference submission platform


  • Oral defense (optional)

         The candidates will be invited to present a 10 minutes oral defense of their thesis in English.

         The conference fees will be covered by the organizing committee (travel and accommodation costs are not included in 

          the conference fees.) and include an invitation to the Gala Dinner.



Best Thesis Award - Marketing Trends Scientific Committee:

  • Chair: Pr. Jean-François LEMOINE, Université Paris 1 Pathéon Sorbonne / ESSCA School of Management (France)

  • Co-Chairs :
    . Pr. Roger BENNETT, Kingston University London (United Kingdo
    . Pr. Michelle BERGADAA, Université de Genève (Switzerland)
    . Pr. Sonja BIDMON, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt (Austria)
    . Pr. Béatrice CANEL-DEPITRE, Université du Havre (France)
    . Pr Bruno COHANIER, EADA Business School (Spain)
    . Pr. Dominique CRIE, Université de Lille 1 (France)
    . Pr. Richard FONTAINE, Université du Québec ESG-UQAM (Canada)
    . Pr. Julio JIMENEZ, Universidad Zaragoza (Spain)
    . Pr. Jean-François LEMOINE, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne / ESSCA School of Management (France)
    . Pr. Michael LINGENFELDER, Philipps-Universität Marburg (Germany)
    . Pr. Jean-Louis MOULINS, Université Aix-Marseille (France)
    . Pr. Shinya NAGASAWA, Waseda University (Japan)
    . Pr. Alberto PASTORE, Sapienza Università di Roma (Italy)
    . Pr. Francis SALERNO, Université de Lille 1 (France)
    . Pr. Jean-François TRINQUECOSTE, Université de Bordeaux (France)
    . Pr. Tiziano VESCOVI, Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia (Italy)
    . Pr. Klaus-Peter WIEDMANN, Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany)