Celebrating the research of our faculty and PhD students at Edinburgh Business School and the School of Social Sciences at Heriot-Watt University

Join us at Edinburgh Business School and hear from leading researchers, as they share how their findings have helped organisations address management challenges and improve their practices.

Thursday 10 May at 11:30 - 17:00 

South Pod, Edinburgh Business School

All are welcome to come. To book your place, register now


             Panel 1: Introduction 
11:30 - 11:50 Current research strengths and areas for growth in AEF, BM and EBS Rania Kamla, AEF; Kate Sang, BM; and Dimitris Christopoulos, EBS
             Session 1: People at work
11:50 - 12:05 Disability in highly skilled careers  Kate Sang, BM
12:05 - 12:20 The Accounting profession, accountability and society  Rania Kamla, AEF
12:20 - 12:35 Critical engagement and entrepreneurship research Laura Galloway, EBS
12:35 - 12:50 Women in the Board: Changes in the FTSE 100 Yasaman Sarabi, EBS 
12:50 - 13:40 Lunch and posters   
            Session 2: Improving sustainability and efficiency in transport and governance
13:45 - 14:00 Agent-based modelling for urban deliveries  Pratyush Dadhich, CSRF
14:00 - 14:15 The challenges with electrification and the projects we are running to address them.  Dhanan Utomo, AEF
14:15 - 14:30 Exploring the efficacy of the EU law concerning reports on payments to governments: reflections from the EU  Eleni Chatzivgeri, AEF
             Session 3: Networks, motivations and decision making
14:40 - 14:55 UK Shellfisheries landing networks Helen Cross, EBS
14:55 - 15:10 The motivation of social entrepreneurs Dimitris Christopoulos, EBS
15:10 - 15:25 Panel decision making  Andrew MacLaren, BM
15:25 - 15:40 Glamification for knowledge management Agnessa Shpakova, BM
15:40 - 15:55 TBC Yen Tran, BM
             Panel 2:
15:30 - 16:00 Summing up and meeting the Univeristy strategy Craig Landt, RED; Yen Tran, BM
16:00 - 17:00  Teas and coffees