Thank you all for a great conference in Ghent. See you next year in Warsaw!
We thank everyone for attending and participating in our annual conference in Ghent from May 10-12, 2017. Thanks go especially to Tom Evens from Ghent University and Tom Raats from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and their team for their great organisation. It was fabulous!
Some news from the conference:
– Lucy Küng from the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University received the 2017 emma Award of Excellence!
– Barbara Eklöf from Jönköping University received the emma Outstanding Service Award!
– Joaquin Cestino and Adele Berndt from MMTC at Jönköping University received the Best Paper Award with their paper “From Servitization to a Service Dominant (SD) logic? A Marketing Perspective on the Business Development Efforts in Newspapers”
Congratulations to all of them!
We also welcome new board members: Maria Hansar from Tallinn University was elected to be our new Treasurer. Tom Evens from Ghent University was elected as our new Deputy President. Also joining our board is John Oliver from the University of Bournemouth who will host our the emma Doctoral Summer School in 2018. Welcome on Board!
We thank the outgoing board members Bianca Harms, Barbara Eklöf, and Francisco Perez Latre for their great work on the board!
Our next conference will take place June 14-15, 2018, and will be hosted by Michal Glowacki from Warsaw University. See you all in Poland!