AMA Global Marketing SIG

AMA Global Marketing SIG Conference and Consortium


GLOSMARC and the Marketing Division at Leeds University Business School have been proud to host the AMA Global Marekting SIG Conference in 2018, 2019 and 2020, and a sponsor for the 2018 conference in Havana, Cuba.

The conference program is designed to maximize professional development and networking opportunities. Several of the world’s leading thinkers in international marketing have confirmed their intentions to participate in the conference. Highlights include the opportunity to hear research that will be featured in an upcoming special issue of the Journal of International Marketing, the Doctoral Consortium gathering, and a unique cultural experience in Taormina, Sicily, Italy.

The Doctoral Consortium is a workshop for Ph.D. students from all over the world and will take place prior to the opening reception

This Consortium will provide a rare opportunity for Ph.D. students with an interest in international and cross-cultural marketing (broadly defined) to further develop their research ideas, to learn about the challenges of conducting research in international marketing and building a successful academic career in this field. In addition, students will be able to broaden their professional networks in the area.

The goal of the Consortium will be to provide a supportive discussion among doctoral students and the participating faculty on topics such as:

  • Trends in international marketing research;

  • Challenges in carrying out high-impact international marketing research aimed at top journals;

  • Managing the dissertation and the job search process; and

  • Starting an academic career.

18 – 20 May 2020, Taormina, Sicily

20th – 23rd May, 2019, Buenos Aires, Argentina

21st – 23rd May, 2018, Santorini, Greece

6th –April, 2017, Havanna, Cuba


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