EMAC 48th Annual Conference

Call for papers


The University of Hamburg and EMAC invite electronic submissions to the EMAC 48th Annual Conference scheduled on May 28-31, 2019 in Hamburg, Germany.

All submissions are due in PDF format and should be done online via the EMAC 48th Annual Conference Website no later than December 5, 2018 14:00 CET Time.

Different kinds of submission formats are possible. For each format, there are specific guidelines describing how to prepare and submit the required materials.

The guidelines, submission links and procedure on how to submit your competitive paper and/or special proposal can be found on the EMAC 48th Annual Conference Website.


Please read the specific GUIDELINES for your submission type carefully! Submissions that do not adhere will be deleted from the system.

Below, you will find information common for all submission types:

  • You can submit only one paper to a competitive track (Tracks 1 to 17) as the presenting author. However, you can be the non-presenting and non-submitting author of multiple competitive papers. Participation in special session proposal is exempt from the one-presenter limitation.
  • By submitting a paper, submitting authors commit to attending the conference and presenting the paper. If after acceptance of the paper the submitting author would be unable to participate in the conference, only one of the co-author can take over the presenting role.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed. You can expect to receive feedback regarding the decisions by Mid-March 2019.

After the submission deadline, no revision of papers and proposals will be accepted. If accepted, the submission will appear as-is in the conference proceedings.


EMAC is pleased to announce the following awards which will be presented at the EMAC 48th Annual Conference:

Best Paper Award Based on Doctoral Work

To be eligible for the award, you need to fulfil the following conditions:

  1. You are still a doctoral student at the time of the conference (May 2019)
  2. Your submitted paper has to be based on your doctoral work. 

If you wish to be considered for this award, you are invited to complete the relevant section on the online paper submission form.

The Susan P. Douglas Award for the Conference Best Paper on International Marketing

Competitive papers in all regular tracks, if nominated by the track chairs, can be eligible for this award.

We look forward to your submissions!

Should you have any question regarding your submission, please contact Anne-Laure Marteaux (anne-laure.marteaux@eiasm.be)

Best regards,

Kay Peters, EMAC Conference Chair
Anne-Laure Marteaux, EMAC Executive Secretary


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EMAC 48th Annual Conference
May 28-31, 2019
Hamburg, Germany

Submission Deadline: December 5, 2018 14:00 CET Time

Submission linkhttp://www.emac-2019.org


Call for Nominations: EMAC Distinguished Marketing Scholar Award 2019

The winner will receive the award at the annual EMAC Conference taking place in Hamburg on May 29-31, 2019, where he/she will present a research lecture at a special session. The winner will also be invited to provide an associated research article to IJRM and a shorter article to the EMAC Chronicle.

This (annual) award is designed to be the highest honor that a marketing educator who has had extensive connections with EMAC (the European Marketing Academy) can receive.

Send Nominations no later than December 19, 2018 to Roland Rust, Award Committee Chair.

Call for nominations



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