Dr Nam Nguyen elected as Vice President of the International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR)

Dr Nam Nguyen (School of Business) has been elected as a Vice President (2014-2016) of the International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR).  The IFSR is the ‘mother’ organisation which has 43 member organisations and systems societies, from all continents, under its ‘umbrella’. This is a great achievement for Nam, who was a former Vice President […]

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Research Tuesdays – 12 March 2013: Harnessing Consumer Insight

There’s a growing trend in business to gain more insight into customers – but most companies are not using that information to its fullest potential, according to researchers at the University of Adelaide.
“A lack of engagement with customer insight could be costing all-important profits, as companies make decisions and develop new products without a rich […]

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Systems Design and Complexity Management: Schools takeover the Townhall chambers for Ecopolicy final

Getting young people to completely change the way they tackle problems is the target of a new computer game competition which was launched by the University of Adelaide Business School in July 2012.
The “Starting with the Young” program involved teams of Adelaide secondary students governing fictitious countries that are in despair, with the goal of […]

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Business School Research Poster Competition

The Busines School will be holding a poster competition for both staff and students. For those who who are familiar with poster sessions at conferences will be familiar with the concept of presenting a succinct idea/concept on a poster A1 size paper, limiting as much as possible verbiage and maximising visually pleasing content that captures the context of […]

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Associate Professor Bryan Howieson awarded the National Business/Higher Education Round Table Award

Associate Professor Bryan Howieson was recently awarded the prestigious national Business/Higher Education Round Table awards for Excellence in Accounting Teaching Collaboration.  The award was given for the team’s project entitled The Development and Assessment of Accounting Learning Standards.  The award acknowledges the success of the research team in engaging with several Australian and overseas universities as […]

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Dr Jill Thomas appointed as the Vice-Chairman of the Family Firm Institute

Congratulations to Dr Jill Thomas for her recent appointment as Vice-Chairman of the Family Firm Institute for 2013.
The Family Firm Institute, which is based in the United States, was founded in 1986. It provides education and network opportunities for the advisers, consultants, educators and researchers who work in the important field of family business. It also […]

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2012 Peter Edwards Memorial Lecture

Annual Research Lecture of the Business School, University of Adelaide and CPA Australia
Presented by Sir David Tweedie, President of the Institute of the Chartered Accountants of Scotland and Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board  2001- 2011.
The global accounting experiment stands at a crossroads, with the key to success lying in the adoption of IFRS by […]

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17 Aug 2012 Research Seminar Series: Earning Management Decisions – The Role of Economic & Ethics

Topic: Earnings Management Decisions: The Role of Economic and Ethics.      
Speaker: Assoc Prof Paul Coram- University of Melbourne
Date/Time: Friday 17th August 2012 at 11.00am
Location: The University of Adelaide, Business School
Venue: Room 13.01  Level 13, 10 Pulteney Street, Adelaide
Please RSVP to Annette  annette.enright@adelaide.edu.au  by Wednesday 15 August  for catering purposes.
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24 Aug 2012 Research Seminar Series: Employee Entitlements and Phoenix Activity.

 Topic: Employee Entitlements and Phoenix Activity.  
Presenter: Assoc Prof Helen Anderson- University of Melbourne
Date/Time: Friday 24th August 2012 at 11.00am
Location: The University of Adelaide, Business School
Venue: Room 9.01  Level 9, 10 Pulteney Street, Adelaide
Please RSVP to Annette  annette.enright@adelaide.edu.au  by Wednesday 22 Aug for catering purposes.
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3 August 2012 Business School Seminar Series – Beyond Categorization: A Brand Stereotype Account of Image Transfer in Concurrent Sponsorships

Speaker: Assc Prof Francois Carrillat– HEC Montreal Canada
Details: Friday 3rd August 2012 at 11.00am
Location: No 10, Pulteney Street,  Level 13, Rm 13.01,The University of Adelaide, Business School
Topic: Beyond Categorization: A Brand Stereotype Account of Image Transfer in Concurrent Sponsorships.  
Please RSVP to Annette  annette.enright@adelaide.edu.au  by Wednesday 1st August for catering purposes.
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