Benjamin Huybrechts and Virginie Xhauflair are long-standing members of EMES. They were at first doctoral students and they are currently Assistant Professors and HEC Liège and emlyon business school and HEC Liège, respectively.
Together with their colleague Arthur Gautier from the ESSEC Philanthropy Chair at the ESSEC Business School, they organize the 3rd edition of the Doctoral Seminar in Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy (SEPHI) in Liege on the 8 and 9 September 2020. The seminar will gather about 20 doctoral students from different countries working at the intersection between social entrepreneurship and philanthropy.
The seminar will feature presentations by doctoral students of their work and lectures by three guest speakers:
- Jacques Defourny, Professor of Economics at HEC Liège, Liège University
- Danielle Logue, Associate Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, UTS Business School
- Nevena Radoynovska, Assistant Professor in Strategy, emlyon business school
This seminar could be of interest for PhD students in the EMES community. Interested candidates should send a sample research paper or outline of their research in attachment to an email motivating their participation. The application should be sent via email to Nathalie Jourdan by Thursday 30 April 2020.
More information on the scope and format is available here.