Organization

The 18th Edition of the UFHRD Conference to be held in Lisbon at Universidade Europeia, in June 2017, will be a extraordinary opportunity for learning, researching and networiking. We really want to continue the success of UFHRD Conferences in the last years, with the increasing numbers of participants, countries, and papers, and also with the increase in the quality and variety of research.

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Keynotes

Speaker
Monica LeeLancaster University
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Robert HamlinUniversity of Wolverhampton
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Valerie AndersonPortsmouth Business School
 
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Gary N. McleanPresident of McLean Global Consulting, Inc
 

Team

The Conference team has extensive experience organizing in participation in conferences. Dr. Eduardo Tomé is the Conference Chair, Dr. Maria José Sousa is the Conference co-chair and Dr. Sandra Costa Web Manager Designer. They will intensively lead an extended group of keynotes, authors, reviewers, academics and administrative staff to make UFHRD a memorable success.


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Eduardo ToméConference Chair
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Maria José SousaConference Co-Chair
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Sandra CostaWeb Manager designer
 
 

Important Dates

Abstracts

  • • Call for Papers  - September 24th 2016
  • • Submission Deadline - November 26th 2016 - EXTENDED - December 15th 2016 (CLOSED)
  • • Decision on abstract- February 15th 2017
  • • UFHRD 2017 Symposium - Call for Papers  submission - March 31st 2017

Papers

  • • Final date for submission - April 21st 2017

Conference

  • • Early Bird registration with payment closes - April 27th 2017 - Deadline Extended
  • • Registration with payment closes - May 7th 2017
  • • Conference dates – June 7th to June 9th 2017
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International Adviser Board

  • "Professor Sharon Mavin"

    Chair UFHRD, Director of Roehampton Business School, University of Roehampton, London.

  • "Professor Jim Stewart"

    Executive Secretary UFHRD, Professor of Human Resource Development, University of Coventry, Coventry.

  • "Associate Professor Wendy Ruona"

    Chair AHRD, Associate Professor and Coordinator, Department of Lifelong Education, Administration and Policy. The University of Georgia, College of Education, Georgia, USA.

  • "Bob Morton"

    MBA, CCIPD, Chairman of CIPD Enterprises Board, Past Chairman IFTDO, Council Member, University of Bristol.

  • "Dr Ronan Carbery"

    Lecturer in Management, University of Cork, Ireland.

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Welcome to Universidade Europeia

Universidade Europeia (UE) is part Laureatte International University (LIU - www.laureate.net) group. LIU is a vast group of Universities at a global scale, counting presently 1 million students, in 28 countries and 80 institutions with a business volume of billions of dollars yearly. UE was made over the foundations of ISLA, an Institution that in the 60s was pioneer in teaching courses of HR in Portugal.

Also the conference will be one opportunity for these Professors, and also the masters and PhD students with an interest in HR to present their research and network, as well as an institution UE may be reinforced locally, nationally and internationally by a success organizing the Conference.

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Previsional Schedule -See detailed Schedule -

June 7th - Wednesday

  • 09:00 - 17:00 Registration Opens

     

  • 09:30 - 12:30 Doctoral School

    Presentation of papers by PhD students.

  • 10:00 - 12:00 UFHRD AGM

     

  • 12:30 - 14:00 Free lunch - PHD students informal meeting

     

  • 14:00 - 14:30 Conference Opening Session

     

  • 14:30 - 15:30 Keynote Monica Lee

     

  • 15:30 - 16:00 Parallel sessions

     

  • 16:00 - 16:30 Parallel sessions

     

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break

     

  • 17:30 - 18:00 Parallel sessions

     

  • 18:00 - 18:30 Parallel sessions

     

  • 18:30 - 19:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 19:00 - 20:00 Reception

     

  • 20:00 End of Conference Day

     

  • 20:00 Informal Dinners in town

    To be organized informally

June 8th - Thursday

  • 9:00 - 10:00 Keynote TBA

     

  • 10:00 - 10:30 Parallel sessions

     

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Parallel sessions

     

  • 11:00 - 11:30 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 11:30 - 12:00 Coffe Break

     

  • 12:00 - 13:00 Parallel sessions

     

  • 12:30 - 13:00 Parallel sessions

     

  • 13:00 - 14:30 Lunch

     

  • 14:30 - 15:30 Keynote Valerie Anderson

     

  • 15:30 - 16:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 16:00 - 16:30 Parallel sessions

     

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break

     

  • 17:30 - 18:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 18:00 - 18:30 Parallel sessions

     

  • 18:30 - 19:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 20:00 - 22:00 Conference Dinner

     Dress Code Casual

June 9th - Friday

  • 10:00 - 10:30 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 11:00 - 11:30 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 11:30 - 12:00 Coffee Break

     

  • 12:00 - 12:30 Parallel Sessions - HRDI meeting

     HRDI Editorial Board.

  • 12:30 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
     

  • 14:30 - 15:30 Keynote Bob Hamlin

     

  • 15:30 - 16:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 16:00 - 16:30 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break

     

  • 17:30 - 18:00 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 18:00 - 18:30 Parallel Sessions

     

  • 19:30 Closing Session

    Porto Wine Tasting



June 10th - Saturday

  • In Lisbon and neighbouring region for those staying over the weekend.

    We will provide the opportunity for participants to visit Lisbon and the neighbouring region on Saturday
    Panoramic visit of Lisbon's downtown, know as "Baixa, Marques de Pombal, Av da Liberdade, Rossio" and Commerce Square.
    Followed to Alfama wich is the oldest and most typical quarters of Lisbon. Watching Lisbon from the St. Georges Castle .... see detailed program and fess "+more information"

  • 13:00 - 19:00 Optional - Cultural Tour Cabo da Roca, Cascais, Estoril

    .... see detailed program and fess "+more information"

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Travel Information

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Venue

The conference will occurr in Lisbon, at Universidade Europeia
Estrada da Correia, 53
500 - 200 Lisbon, Portugal

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Air Travel

Air Travel

Lisbon Airport is well known as a destination for millions of people doing business, tourism or both particularly from the British Isles and America.

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Getting Around

Getting Around

Lisbon is one of the main touristic attractions in Europe or in the world. If you can stand the hills, everything goes bright...

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Dinner

The conference dinner will occurr in Lisbon, at ...
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...-... Lisbon, Portugal

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Lisbon Cultural Tour

Lisbon has a "special light". It could be called "the city of lights" but the name was already taken... This light is also due to the presence of the River and the limestone buildings that transform Lisbon into a unique and memorable place to visit. Departing from our pick up place, we will do a panoramic visit of Lisbon's downtown, know as "Baixa": Marquês de Pombal, the Avenida da Liberdade, the Rossio and Commerce Square.

Old town of Alfama which is one of the oldest and most typical quarters of Lisbon, located on one ..

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Sintra, Cabo da Roca, Cascais, & Estoril Cultural Tour

Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Continental Europe. The Cabo da Roca was described by the Portuguese poet Luis de Camões as "Here, where the land ends and the sea begins".

Charming village of Sintra, classified as World Heritage by UNESCO and chosen by the Portuguese monarchy for centuries as a Summer residence due to its microclimate.

Visit to Sintra National Palace. ...

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Nearby Accommodation

Venue

Marriott Hotel

Av. dos Combatentes 45
Lisbon - Portugal

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TRYP Hotel - Airport

Rua C - Lisbon International Airport
Lisbon - Portugal

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Ibis & Sana Hotel

Av. José Malhoa, 12 & 8 • Lisbon - Portugal


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