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School of Business and Management

7th Bi-Annual International Conference on Business Market Management (BMM 2015)

2 July 2015 - 4 July 2015

Time: 12:00 - 12:00pm
Venue: Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Campus, London, E1 4NS

Conference flyer/call for papers [PDF 764KB]

We are happy to announce that the 7th Bi-Annual International Conference on Business Market Management (BMM) will take place at Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom, on 2-4th July 2015.

The “International Conference on Business Market Management” is one of the leading conferences on topics such as industrial marketing, B2B marketing, professional purchasing, supply chain management, business networks, and business relationships. 

The conference constitutes a forum for exchange around academic research on business markets and the challenges practitioners are facing in managing such markets. BMM is held every other year and was hosted by the University of Bamberg, Germany, in 2013. Previous venues of the conference also include Tampere (Finland), Copenhagen (Denmark), St. Gallen (Switzerland), Delft (Netherlands) and Berlin (Germany). We warmly invite you to the 7th International Conference and look forward to seeing you in London in 2015. 

Please keep visiting this website for latest updates and additional information.

Conference schedule

The conference will be held from Thursday, 2nd of July 2015 (mid-day) until Saturday, 4th of July 2015 (noon) in London (Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Campus)

View the tentative conference schedule (link will be active shortly)


Registration fee: £475 (incl. lunches, coffee breaks, gala dinner, London eye canapés and wine tasting)

Organisers and Scientific Committee

The conference is hosted by the Business Ecosystems Research Group (BERG) at the School of Business and Management, Queen Mary University of London. The conference organisers are:

Professor Stephan Henneberg (Chair Professor in Marketing and Strategy; Director of BERG, QMUL)
Dr. Sebastian Forkmann (Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Marketing and Supply Chain Management)

in collaboration with the Journal of Business Market Management (jbm).

The scientific committee is composed of the following scholars:

Daniela Corsaro - University Cattolica Milan
Andreas Eggert - University of Paderborn
Alexander Haas - University of Giessen
Jens Geersbro - Copenhagen Business School
Björn Ivens - Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg
Michael Kleinaltenkamp - Free University Berlin
Alexander Leischnig - Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg
Maciej Mitrega - University of Economics in Katowice
Stefanos Mouzas - Lancaster University
Catherine Pardo - EM Lyon
Carla Ramos - INSPER Sao Paulo
Thomas Ritter - Copenhagen Business School
Wolfgang Ulaga - IMD Lausanne

Call for Papers and Submission

We seek submissions in the forms of either full papers or extended abstracts. We also invite proposals for special sessions. Deadline for submission of papers, abstracts and special session proposals is 30th of April 2015. Please submit papers/abstracts to: Reviews and acceptance letters will be sent on 8th of May 2015.  

Guidelines for papers:  

Extended abstract: 3-5 pages, excluding References, Tables, Figures.

Paper: max. 25 pages, including References, Tables, Figures.

Format for both abstracts and papers: MS Word, A4 size page format, 2.5cm margins on all sides, Times New Roman 12 point font, single-spaced.

For additional details on paper guidelines, please visit the jbm website. Authors can submit only one paper as first author. However, you may act as co-author for other submissions. Acceptance of the paper implies that at least one of the authors attends the conference and presents the paper. 

Venue and Programme

The conference will take place at the School of Business and Management, Queen Mary University of London, at our Mile End Campus. We will provide lunches and dinners (including a gala dinner at Queen Mary, and a wine tasting in the London Eye).

Queen Mary University of London is a College of the University of London and a member of the Russell Group of leading Universities in the United Kingdom. It is ranked as a top 100 university world-wide and achieved a top 10 ranking of the recent research excellence assessment of UK Universities. The conference is organised by the Business Ecosystems Research Group (BERG) at the School of Business and Management. BERG integrates researchers interested in inter-organisational phenomena and covers the areas of business marketing, supply chain management, business strategy, and innovation and entrepreneurship.


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Stephan Henneberg – Queen Mary University of London 

Sebastian Forkmann – Queen Mary University of London

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