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Seminars for 2016/17

CANCELLED: 30 May 2012: Double Presentations: Relationship Development and Sustainable Purchasing (Marketing Research Group)

Professors Rhona and Thomas Johnsen from Audencia Nantes School of Management

At 10:00 in Elmer Suite (ground floor).

Rhona Johnsen

The Marketing Research Group is pleased to present the double presentations by Professors Rhona and Thomas Johnsen. Dr Johnsen is the Associate Professor in Marketing at the Audencia Nantes School of Management, France. Having received her PhD and BA honours degrees in the UK, Dr Johnsen spent over 10 years working in Scotland, including University of Strathclyde, Scottish Enterprise and Stoddard International Ltd in the discipline of marketing.

Dr Johnsen's research areas are:

  • Customer-supplier relationships & business networks
  • Business-to-business marketing
  • Internationalisation

Professor Thomas Johnsen is the Professor of Purchasing and Supply Management, and the Head of the research axis "Organisation and Supply Chain Management" at the Audencia Nantes School of Management, France. Educated in Denmark and the UK, Professor Johnsen spent 12 years as an educator in the UK before joining Audencia Nantes. His research interest and teaching responsibilities lie in the areas of operations, purchasing and supply management.

Tentative programmes for the day:

10am        Tea/coffee
10.30am   Prof Rhona Johnsen on 'Relationship Development in Asymmetric Customer-Supplier Relationships in the
                 Taiwanese Electronics Industry'
11.45am   Tea/coffee break
12pm        Prof Thomas Johnsen on 'Sustainable Purchasing'
1pm          Seminar concludes

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