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EDEN DOCTORAL SEMINAR IN RESEARCH METHODS IN MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT


BRUSSELS, APRIL 7-11, 2014
Faculty
HANS BAUMGARTNER
TAMMO BIJMOLT
ADAMANTIOS DIAMANTOPOULOS
INTRODUCING EDEN

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PROGRAMME COORDINATOR & FACULTY

Prof. Hans BAUMGARTNER, Pennsylvania State University (Programme Coordinator & Faculty)
Prof. Tammo Bijmolt, University of Groningen
Prof Adamantios Diamantopoulos, Universität Wien

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVE

The purpose of this seminar is to introduce students to important issues in the design, analysis and interpretation of behavioral research in marketing and management.

Topics covered in the seminar include:

  • measurement theory and construction of reliable and valid measurement instruments;
  • testing for mediator and moderator effects;
  • exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis and structural equation modeling;
  • and hierarchical linear models and latent class analysis.

After taking this course, participants should be able to:

(1) better understand the methodological aspects of other people’s research and
(2) conduct methodologically sound research of their own.
 

EVALUATION

Full attendance is required to obtain the certificate.
4 ECTS will be assigned upon completion of the seminar

 

FEES & REGISTRATION

PARTICIPATION FEE
The participation fee is 1100 € ( + VAT). This fee includes participation to the seminar, the documents, lunches and 2 group dinners.

EIASM SCHOLARSHIPS
The Institute offers a limited number of scholarships of 600 € per member institution. Scholarships are strictly limited to students coming from an EIASM Institutional Member (Please check whether your institution is a member - the Academic Council). Allocation of the scholarships is entirely at the discretion of the European Institute.

Cancellations made before March 14, 2014 will be reimbursed with 10% deduction of the total fee. No reimbursement will be possible after this date.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

APPLICATIONS
Interested doctoral students should register online (and add the required documents) no later than February 3, 2014. Besides doctoral students, other researchers may participate. The number of participants will be limited to create a stimulating environment. The selection among the applicants will be conducted by the Institute’s Faculty. They will review the following documents which should necessarily complement each application form: 

  • the applicant’s curriculum vitae demonstrating his/her capabilities of doing research ;
  • a letter of recommendation of his/her local faculty supporting the application ;
  • a two-page description of his/her doctoral research, indicating the general objectives.  

The maximum number of participants has been reached. Please contact the EDEN manager.

 

FLIGHTS

Brussels Airlines is pleased to be the Preferred Carrier and extends 10% discount on available economy fares from Europe, Tel Aviv & Moscow to Brussels.

Go to www.brusselsairlines.com, and after having chosen your dates and cities of departure and destination, click the option "I have a promocode". Type EIASM in the box displayed.

Book until 31/12/2014 and travel between 15 January and 31 December 2014.

ADDRESS(ES)
PROF. HANS BAUMGARTNER
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
482 BUSINESS BUILDING
16802 UNIVERSITY PARK, PA 16802-3007
U.S.A.
jxb14@psu.edu
PROF. DR. TAMMO BIJMOLT
FACULTY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS,
UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN,
PO BOX 800
9700 AV GRONINGEN
NETHERLANDS
t.h.a.bijmolt@rug.nl
PROF. DR. ADAMANTIOS DIAMANTOPOULOS
UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA
DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL MARKETING
BRUENNER STRASSE 72
A-1210 VIENNA
AUSTRIA
adamantios.diamantopoulos@univie.ac.at

PRACTICALITIES

TIME AND LOCATION
The seminar will be held  at the Hotel NH Atlanta, Boulevard Adoplhe Max, 7 1000 Brussels, Belgium.
The programme will start on April 7, 2014 at 09.00 (registration at 08.30) and is scheduled to end April 11, 2014 at 17.00.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

You are requested to make your own hotel arrangement.

Recommended hotel for students

Please book your room as soon as possible to benefit from special rate.

Hotel NH Atlanta ****
Boulevard Adolph Max 7
1000 Brussels
Tel 00800 0115 0116 (free of charge) - reservations@nh-hotels.com

Special rate (single or double room) 155 EUR (including breakfast) (subject to change)
Please mention "EIASM " when making your reservation.

Apart'Hotel Citadines

Quai au Bois à Brûler 51 (Place Sainte-Catherine)- 1000 Brussels

Studio - Single Room

123 Euros/night
(Breakfast not incl)

Studio - Double/Twin bed (2 persons sharing)

123 Euros/night
(Breakfast not incl)

Appartment (2 persons sharing)
(separate sleeping area)

163 Euros/night
(Breakfast not incl)

Breakfast: 14 Euros

To take advantage of these special rates, please send an e-mail to Coralie.carels@citadines.com

 Hotel Métropole *****
Place de Brouckère 31 - 1000 Bruxelles
http://www.metropolehotel.com

During the week :
Superior Single room at € 160 ,-/ night
Superior Double room at € 190,-/night
including buffet breakfast and all taxes

During the week-end :
Superior Single room at € 140 ,-/ night
Superior Double room at € 170,-/night
including buffet breakfast and all taxes

To take advantage of these special rates, please mention “EIASM” when making your reservation. However, according to the period of the booking, some better rates could be offered by contacting the hotel directly. We advise you to check on the web site first.

Contact : Mr.Chafik HABIB - Tel. : + 32 2 214 24 25 or + 32 2 214 24 26 or + 32 2 2142424 - Fax : 32 2 2180240
Email :info@metropolehotel.be

You can also book your hotel through http://www.booking.com

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Anne-Laure Marteaux
EDEN Manager, EIASM -  PLACE DE BROUCK√ąRE-PLEIN - 31 - 1000 BRUSSELS - BELGIUM
Tel: +32 2 226 66 67 - Fax: +32 2 512 19 29
Email: anne-laure.marteaux@eiasm.be