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
Brad ShuckUniversity of Louisville
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Monica LeeLancaster University
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Robert HamlinUniversity of Wolverhampton
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Valerie AndersonPortsmouth Business School

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 1st 2017

Conference

  • • Early Bird registration with payment closes - April 15th 2017
  • • Registration with payment closes - May 22nd 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

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 AGN

     

  • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

     

  • 14:00 - 14:30 Conference Opening

     

  • 14:30 - 15:30 Keynote 1

     

  • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffe Break

     

  • 16:00 - 18:00 Parallel Sessions 1

     

  • 18:00 - 19:00 Reception & Awards

     

  • 19:00 End of Conferece Day

     

  • 20:00 Informal Dinner

    To be organized informally

June 8th - Thursday

  • 9:30 - 10:15 Keynote 2

     

  • 10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break

     

  • 10:30 - 12:30 Parallel Sessions 2

     

  • 12:30 - 14:00pm Lunch and

    HRDI Management Board Meeting.

  • 14:00 - 15:00 Keynote 3

     

  • 15:00 - 16:30 Parallel Sessions 3

     

  • 16:30 - 17:00 Tea Break

     

  • 17:00 - 18:30 Parallel Sessions 4 - papers

     

  • 18:30 End of Conference Day

     

  • 20:00 - 22:00 Gala Dinner

     

  • 22:00 End of Gala Dinner

     

June 9th - Friday

  • 9:30 - 11:00 Parallel Sessions 5

     

  • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

     

  • 11:30 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions 6

     

  • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and

    HRDI Editorial Board.

  • 14:00 - 15:00 Keynote 4

     

  • 15:00 - 16:30 Parallel Sessions 7

     

  • 16:30 Closing Session and

    Porto Wine Tasting



June 10th - Saturday

  • 10:00 - 17:00 Optional - Cultural Tour

    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

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Frequently Asked Questions

What if I need to cancel my booking at late notice?

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Which payment methods do you accept?

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Is there ample parking at the UFHRD venue?

Short Answer > Yes

There are several parking services around. It can be free or cost 1€ by day.

Travel Information

Venue

Venue

Universidade Europeia
Estrada da Correia, 53
Lisbon 1500 - 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 Araound

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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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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