50th anniversary


To celebrate the 50th year of the College of Business, the Marketing Department will hold a two day event aimed at enhancing research collaboration and networking opportunities while promoting UTA's brand.

Faculty Research Conference, March 11th and 12th 2016. On March 11, we will have four distinguished speakers giving talks (Prof. Bob Meyer, Prof. Connie Pechmann, Prof. V Kumar and Prof. Mike Ahearne,) and nine short talks by faculty volunteers.

On March 12, the morning session will be dedicated to the continuation of the Faculty Research Conference. We will begin the proceedings with three faculty volunteer talks and finish with four distinguished journal editor talks (Prof. Brian Ratchford, Prof. Steve Brown, Prof. Mary Jo Bitner and Prof. Eric Harris).

Should you have any questions regarding the Faculty Research Conference please email Prof. Narayan Janakiraman (janakira@uta.edu), who is the Marketing Research Conference Chair.

TX Ph.D. Research Conference, March 12th 2016. This will be a half a day event which will be a regional marketing research conference for doctoral students in the state of Texas. We invite submissions from doctoral students. All submissions will be evaluated through a blind review process and eight to twelve papers will be selected for manuscript presentations. At least one of the authors has to be from a Texas based school. The selected manuscripts will also receive consideration for publication in The Journal of Managerial Issues. A cash price award will be given to the best conference paper. The submission deadline is January 5, 2016. Please click here to know more about the specific events on this day, and to submit an extended abstract.

Should you have any questions regarding the TX Ph.D. Research Conference please email either Prof. Narayan Janakiraman) or the Ph.D. Student co-chairs for the conference: Anna Ma(ma.han@mavs.uta.edu), Franklin Velasco(franklin.velasco@mavs.uta.edu) and Sijie Sun(sijie.sun@mavs.uta.edu).

Hotel Information
1500 Convention Center Drive, Arlington, Texas 76011
Call Marcos Vidal at 817-548-2861 to reserve room.
Room Block under Marketing Research Conference.
Rate is $105/a night plus tax with breakfast included.