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Reverse Logistics Conference

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

Professor John Cullen from the Management School delivered a presentation on “Managing Reverse Logistics through the Supply Chain to Improve Performance” at the International Reverse Logistics Association Conference and Expo in Amsterdam on 17 June 2008. There were over 450 delegates at the Conference and they represented nearly 200 companies at Europe’s largest reverse logistics conference. John’s work on reverse logistics has been undertaken in collaboration with Mike Bernon, Cranfield University School of Management, and was sponsored by the Department for Transport and CIMA. The presentation in Amsterdam followed on from presentations made to practitioner conferences in Vienna, Barcelona, Geneva and London during the last year. At the Amsterdam conference, John presented a reverse logistics self assessment and performance improvement toolkit which is now available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

Keynote address

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

Ron Hodges is presenting the Keynote address at the Conference of the Governance, Accountability, Performance and Sustainability Special Interest Group of the Accounting & Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand in Sydney in July 2008.

Management School PhD wins Michael Z. Brooke Prize for Best Doctoral Paper

Monday, April 7th, 2008

Elena Beleska-Spasova who is in the 3rd year of her PhD studies (supervised by Keith Glaister and Mehmet Demirbag) won the Michael Z. Brooke Prize for Best Doctoral Paper at the 35th Academy of International Business (AIB) UK & Ireland Chapter (UKI) Annual Conference, Portsmouth March 28-29, 2008.

This is a great achievement for a Management school PhD student.