1. 2004
  2. Published

    Preparedness to Bio terrorism from theory to practice

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2004.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  3. Published

    Process and meaning in getting a tattoo

    Goulding, C., Follett, J., Saren, M. & Maclaran, P., 2004, In: Advances in Consumer Research. 31, p. 279-284

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Published

    Provider payment systems in health care systems

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2004, In: Research in social security Quarterly. 6, 16, p. 1359-1381

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Responsibility and Social Capital: The World of SMEs

    Spence, L. (ed.), Habisch, A. (ed.) & Schmidpeter, R. (ed.), 2004, Palgrave Macmillan. 200 p. (Anglo-German Foundation)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  6. Published

    Review of K. Chan & J.U. McNeal Advertising to Children in China

    Gamble, J., 2004, In: Pacific Affairs. 77, 4, p. 730-1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published

    Risk Management in health care systems

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2004.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  8. Published

    Rowntree, Benjamin Seebohm (1871-1954)

    Fitzgerald, R., 2004, New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  9. Published

    Rowntree, Joseph (1836-1925)

    Fitzgerald, R., 2004, New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  10. Published

    Sacred vestiges in financial reporting: mythical radings guided by Mircea Eliade

    Davison, J., 2004, In: Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. 17, 3, p. 476-497 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Published

    Small Firm Accountability and Integrity

    Spence, L., 2004, Corporate Integrity and Accountability. London: Sage, p. 115-128 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  12. Published

    Social Capital and R&D Performance in Higher Education

    Iskandar, I. M. & Jashapara, A., 2004, Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Knowledge Management. Paris, p. 445 454 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  13. Published

    Societal institutions, learning organizations and innovation in the knowledge economy

    Lam, A., 2004, In: Research on Technological Innovation, Management and Policy. 8, p. 43-67

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Published

    Sociology and the Sociology of Higher Education - a missed call or a disconnection?

    Deem, R., 2004, In: International Studies in the Sociology of Education. 14, 1, p. 21-45 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Published

    Symbols of Organization: Informal Ways of Negotiating the Global and the Local in MNCs

    Moore, F., 2004, In: Global Networks. 4, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    Tales of the Global City: German Expatriate Employees, Globalisation and Social Mapping

    Moore, F., 2004, In: Anthropology Matters. 7, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Published

    Technology portfolio alignment as an indicator of commercialisation: An investigation of fuel cell patenting

    Pilkington, A., 2004, In: Technovation. 24, 10, p. 761-771

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Published

    Teens Surfing the Net: How Do They Learn to Protect Their Privacy

    Moscardelli, D. & Liston-Heyes, C., 2004, In: Journal of Business and Economics. 2, 9, p. 43-56 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. Published

    The (re)-configuration of production and consumption in empty nest households/families

    Hogg, M., Curasi, C. & Maclaran, P., 2004, In: Consumption, Markets and Culture. 7, 3, p. 239-259.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. Published

    The Changing Contours of German Industrial Relations

    Moore, F., 2004, In: Work, Employment and Society. 18

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published

    The Contract Service: a tool for sustainable development [Il contratto di servizio: uno strumento per lo sviluppo sostenibile]

    Rinaldi, L. & Bonacchi, M., 2004, In: Management delle Utilities. 3, Maggioli

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. Published

    The development and validation of the organisational innovativeness construct using confirmatory factor analysis

    Wang, C. L. & Ahmed, P. K., 2004, In: European Journal of Innovation Management. 7, 4, p. 303-313

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  23. Published

    The downsides of downsizing: Communication processes and information needs in the aftermath of a workforce reduction strategy

    Tourish, D., Paulsen, N., Hobman, E. & Bordia, P., 2004, In: Management Communication Quarterly. 17, 4, p. 485-516

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Published

    The Effect of Billboards Within the Gaming Environment

    Chaney, I. M., 2004, In: Journal of Interactive Advertising. 5, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  25. Published

    The impact of participative management on patients' waiting time, visit time and satisfaction

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2004, In: Hakim. 7, 3, p. 14-23

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Published

    The Internationalisation Process using Interfirm Networks: a Study of Taiwanese SMEs

    Lin, K. & Chaney, I. M., 2004, ANZMAC, Victoria, NZ, 29 Nov-1 Dec..

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. Published

    The knowledge worker, the manager-academic and the contemporary UK University: new and old forms of public management

    Deem, R., 2004, In: Financial Accountability and Management. 20, 2 May, p. 107 -128

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Published

    The rise and fall of China’s TVE coalmines

    Rui, H., 2004, In: Mineral & Energy. 19, 1, p. 2-15 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  29. Published

    The role of boards of directors in small and medium-sized firms

    Robson, P. & Bennett, R., 2004, In: Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development. 11, 1, p. 95-113

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Published

    The Role of Culture in Conducting Trustworthy and Credible Qualitative Business Research in China

    Eckhardt, G. M., 2004, Handbook of Qualitative Research Methods for International Business. Welch, C. & Piekkari, R. (eds.). Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar, p. 402-420 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. Published

    The role of participative management’s (Quality Circles) in patients’ waiting time, visit time and satisfaction

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2004, In: Hakim. 7, 3, p. 14-23

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Published

    The temptation of Houston: a case study of financialisation

    Froud, J., Johal, S., Papazian, V. & Williams, K., 2004, In: Critical Perspectives on Accounting. 15, 6-7, p. 885-909

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. Published

    Uncertainty during organizational change: Is it all about control?

    Bordia, P., Hunt, E., Paulsen, N., Tourish, D. & DiFonzo, N., 2004, In: European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology. 13, 3, p. 345-365

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  34. Published

    Units 5, 6, 8, 19

    Moore, F., 2004, Distance-Learning Module for International HRM. Smith, C. (ed.). London: Royal Holloway, University of London

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    User perspective of DITIS: Virtual collaborative teams for home-healthcare

    Pitsillides, B., Pitsillides, A., Samaras, G., Andreou, P., Georgiadis, D., Christodoulou, E. & Panteli, N., 2004, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. Vol. 100. p. 205-216 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. Published

    Virtual store layout: an experimental comparison in the context of grocery retail

    Vrechopoulos, A. P., O'Keefe, R. M., Doukidis, G. I. & Siomkos, G. J., 2004, In: Journal of retailing. 80, 1, p. 13-22 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. Published

    Virtue in Consumption?

    Chatzidakis, A., Hibbert, S., Mitussis, D. & Smith, A., 2004, In: Journal of Marketing Management. 20, 5/6, p. 526-543

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Published

    WCM: Strategy, Practice and Performance: Operations Management as a Change Agent

    Pilkington, A., Barnes, D., Van Wassenhove, L. (ed.) & De Meyer, A. (ed.), 2004, Operations Management as a Change Agent. INSEAD

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. Published

    Взаимоотношения западных и местных препринимателей в странах Центральной и Восточной Европы

    Clark, E., 2004, In: Проблемы Теории и Практики Управления. 22, 1, p. 114-117 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  40. 2003
  41. Published

    Multitrophic links between arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and insect parasitoids

    Gange, A., Brown, V. K. & Aplin, D. M., Dec 2003, In: Ecology Letters. 6, 12, p. 1051-1055 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. Published

    Tackling health inequalities in the United Kingdom: The progress and pitfalls of policy

    Exworthy, M., Blane, D. & Marmot, M., Dec 2003, In: Health Services Research. 38, 6, p. 1905-1921 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. Published

    The Contestation of Archetypes: Negotiating<br /> Scripts in a UK Hospital Trust Board

    Mueller, F., Harvey, C. & Howorth, C., Dec 2003, In: Journal of Management Studies. 40, 8, p. 1971-1995

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  44. Published

    Changing use of external business advice and government supports by SMEs in the 1990s

    Bennett, R. & Robson, P., Nov 2003, In: REGIONAL STUDIES. 37, 8, p. 795-811 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. Unpublished

    International M&As: HR’s contribution to success

    Edwards, T. & Rees, C., Nov 2003, (Unpublished) Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) International Forum. London

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther contribution

  46. Published

    Redefining the scholarship of business ethics

    Macfarlane, B. & Spence, L. J., Nov 2003, In: Journal of Business Ethics. 48, 1, p. 16 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  47. Published

    Job Satisfaction in the Low Wage Service Sector

    Brown, D. & McIntosh, S. ., 7 Oct 2003, In: Applied Economics. 35, p. 1241-1254 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Published

    Talking of students: Tensions and contradictions for the manager-academic and the university in contemporary higher education

    Johnson, R. N. & Deem, R., Oct 2003, In: HIGHER EDUCATION. 46, 3, p. 289-314 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  49. Published

    Assessing social capital: Small and medium sized enterprises in Germany and the UK

    Spence, L. J., Schmidpeter, R. & Habisch, A., Sep 2003, In: Journal of Business Ethics. 47, 1, p. 17-29 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  50. Published

    Small business and empirical perspectives in business ethics

    Spence, L. J. & Rutherfoord, R., Sep 2003, In: Journal of Business Ethics. 47, 1, p. 15 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  51. Published

    Risking the university? Learning to be a manager-academic in UK universities

    Deem, R. & Johnson, R., 31 Aug 2003, In: Sociological Research Online. 8, 3, p. - 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  52. Published

    Developing Inclusion and Critical Reflection in Information Systems Planning

    Córdoba-Pachón, J-R., 4 Aug 2003, p. F1:F6. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  53. Published

    The increasing role of small business in the Chinese economy

    Anderson, A. R., Li, J. H., Harrison, R. T. & Robson, P. J. A., Jul 2003, In: Journal of Small Business Management . 41, 3, p. 310-316 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Published

    Human resource management and corporate performance in the UK

    Guest, D. E., Michie, J., Conway, N. & Sheehan, M., Jun 2003, In: British Journal of Industrial Relations. 41, 2, p. 291-314 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  55. Published

    SMEs, social capital and the common good

    Spence, L. J. & Schmidpeter, R., Jun 2003, In: Journal of Business Ethics. 45, 1-2, p. 93-108 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  56. Published

    Organizational learning in multinationals: R&D networks of Japanese and US MNEs in the UK

    Lam, A., May 2003, In: Journal of Management Studies. 40, 3, p. 673-703 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. Published

    A future for higher education?

    Deem, R., Apr 2003, In: Public Money and Management. 23, 2, p. 78-79 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  58. Published

    The role of performance indicators in changing the autonomy of the general practice profession in the UK

    Exworthy, M., Wilkinson, E. K., McColl, A., Moore, M., Roderick, P., Smith, H. & Gabbay, J., Apr 2003, In: Social Science & Medicine. 56, 7, p. 1493-1504 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  59. Published

    Brand Meaning Negotiation and the Role of the Online Community: A Mini Case Study

    Broderick, A., MacLaran, P. & Ma, P-Y., 1 Mar 2003, In: Journal of Customer Behaviour. 2, 1, p. 75-103 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  60. Published

    On the myth of "Anglo-Saxon" financial accounting: A comment

    Nobes, C., 1 Mar 2003, In: International Journal of Accounting. 38, 1, p. 95-104 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  61. Published

    Gender, organizational cultures and the practices of manager-academics in UK universities

    Deem, R., Mar 2003, In: GENDER WORK AND ORGANIZATION. 10, 2, p. 239-259 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  62. Published

    Interaction space theory

    Rosenberg, D., Foley, S. & Kammas…, S., 1 Jan 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  63. Published

    Interface or Interspace? Mediated Communication for Nomadic Knowledge Workers

    Kammas, S., Foley…, S. & Foley, S., 1 Jan 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  64. Published

    "Boys talk facts, girls talk feelings? Questioning gendered consumption discourse in online communities of consumption"

    Kozinets, R., Maclaran, P., Catterall, M. & Hogg, M., 2003, In: Advances in Consumer Research. 30, p. 92-92 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  65. Published

    "Red time is me time" - Advertising, ambivalence, and women's magazines

    Stevens, L., Maclaran, P. & Brown, S., 2003, In: Journal of Advertising Research. 32, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  66. Published

    "We Are All Customers Now": Rhetorical Strategy and Ideological Control in Marketing Management Texts

    Hackley, C., 2003, In: Journal of Management Studies. 40, 5, p. 1325-1352

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  67. Published

    Account planning: current agency perspectives on an advertising enigma

    Hackley, C., 2003, In: Journal of Advertising Research. 43, 2, p. 234-246

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  68. Published

    Achieving social integration to implement ERP systems

    Elbanna, A., 2003, The European Conference of Information Systems.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  69. Published
  70. Published

    Allegorizing the demise of a utopian retroscape: every piano tells a story

    Maclaran, P., 2003, Time and the Market: Ecumenical Essays on the Rise of Retroscapes. Brown, S. & Sherry, J. (eds.). Vol. 2003. p. 94-114

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  71. Published

    Back to basics: Sharing goals and developing trust in global virtual teams

    Tucker, R. & Panteli, N., 2003, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Springer New York LLC, Vol. 126. p. 85-98 14 p. (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; vol. 126).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  72. Published
  73. Published

    Business Computing mit MS Office 2003 und Internet - Eine Einführung an praktischen Beispielen

    Jaros-Sturhahn, A., Schachtner, K., Bernroider, E. W. N., Burger, M., Krimmer, R. & Neumayer, N., 2003, Wien/Heidelberg/New York: Springer.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  74. Published

    Cognition, Culture & Competition: An empirical test of the learning organisation

    Jashapara, A., 2003, In: The Learning Organization. 5, 2, p. 86-98 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  75. Published

    Corporate Governance, Business Organization and Competitiveness: British and Japanese Business in the Inter-War Period

    Fitzgerald, R. & Abe, E., 2003, The Development of Corporate Governance in Japan and Britain. London: Ashgate, Gower House

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  76. Published
  77. Published

    Critical mass and economies of scale in the supply of services by business support organizations

    Bratton, W., Bennett, R. & Robson, P., 2003, In: Journal of Services Marketing. p. 730 752 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  78. Published

    Critical upward feedback in organisations: Processes, problems and implications for communication management

    Tourish, D. & Robson, P., 2003, In: Journal of Communication Management. p. 150 167 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  79. Published

    Culture's Consequences: Comparing Values, Behaviors, Institutions and Organizations across Nations, 2d ed.

    Eckhardt, G. M., 2003, In: Journal of Marketing. 67, 2, p. 151-153 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  80. Published

    Data Envelopment Analysis zur Unterstützung der Auswahl und Einführung von ERP-Systemen

    Bernroider, E., Hahsler, M., Koch, S. & Stix, V., 2003, Informationswirtschaft: Ein Sektor mit Zukunft. Geyer-Schulz, A. & Taudes, A. (eds.). GI-Edition ed. p. 11-26 (Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI)).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  81. Published

    Die österreichische Softwarebranche: Marktstruktur und Umfeldanalyse

    Bernroider, E. W. N., 2003, In: Wirtschaftsinformatik. 45, 1, p. 17-28

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  82. Published

    Disaster management in hospital

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  83. Published

    Discourse and organizational transformation in information systems research

    Barrett, M., Heracleous, L., Orlikowski, W. & Panteli, N., 2003, Global and Organizational Discourse about Information Technology : IFIP TC8 / WG8.2 Working Conference on Global and Organizational Discourse about Information Technology December 12–14, 2002, Barcelona, Spain. Springer, p. 533-538 6 p. (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; vol. 110).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  84. Published

    Divergent Representational Practices in Advertising and Consumer Research: some thoughts on integration

    Hackley, C., 2003, In: Qualitative Market Research: an international journal. 6, 3, p. 175-184

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  85. Published

    Doing Research Projects in Marketing, Management and Consumer Research

    Hackley, C., 2003, London and New York: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  86. Published

    Education Policy: New Labour, New Education 1997-2002

    Brehony, K. J. & Deem, R., 2003, New Developments in British Social Policy. Ellison, N. & Pierson, C. (eds.). London: Palgrave, p. 177-193 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  87. Published
  88. Published

    Embedding knowledge management into business process: The use of threaded discussion forums and knowledge objects at AstraZeneca

    Jashapara, A. & Adelmann, H., 2003, Proceedings of ECKM 2003: The 4th European Conference on Knowledge Management.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  89. Published

    Emotion: the missing part of systems methodology

    Wang, C. L. & Ahmed, P. K., 2003, In: Kybernetes, the International Journal of Systems & Cybernetics. 32, 9/10, p. 1283-1296

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  90. Published

    Enhancing organizational global hegemony with narrative Accounting disclosures: An early example

    Unerman, J., 2003, In: Accounting Forum. 27, 4, p. 425-448

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  91. Published

    Equal access to health-care and the British NHS

    Powell, M. & Exworthy, M., 2003, In: Policy Studies. 24, 1, p. 51-64

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  92. Published

    ERP System Acquisition: A Process Model and Results from an Austrian Survey

    Bernroider, E. W. N. & Koch, S., 2003, ERP and Data Warehousing in Organizations: Issues and Challenges. Grant, G. (ed.). Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing, p. 53-71

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  93. Published

    Factors influencing the usage of websites: the case of a generic portal in The Netherlands

    van der Heijden, H., 2003, In: Information & Management. 40, 6, p. 541-549

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  94. Published

    Financialisation and the coupon pool

    Froud, J., Johal, S. & Williams, K., 2003, In: Brazilian Review of Industrial Engineering.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  95. Published

    From Consumer Insight to Advertising Strategy: The Account Planner's Integrative Role in Creative Advertising Development

    Hackley, C., 2003, In: Marketing Intelligence and Planning. 21, 7, p. 446-452

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  96. Published

    Gender, technology and computer-mediated communications in consumption-related online communities

    Maclaran, P., Hogg, M., Catterall, M. & Kozinets, R., 2003, Elusive Consumption. Ekström, K. & Brembeck, H. (eds.). Berg Publishers, p. 145-171

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  97. Published

    Health Care Administration Principles

    Mosadegh Rad, A., 2003, Unkown Publisher.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  98. Published

    How divergent beliefs cause account team conflict

    Hackley, C., 2003, In: International Journal of Advertising. 22, 3, p. 313-332

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  99. Published

    HR's Contribution to International Mergers and Acquisitions

    Rees, C. & Edwards, T., 2003, London: Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. (CIPD Research Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  100. Published
  101. Published

    Internal Diversity and Culture’s Consequences: Branch/Head Office Relations in a German MNC

    Moore, F., 2003, In: Management International Review. 43, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  102. Published

    Interorganisational information sharing and the use of category management

    Feldberg, F. & van der Heijden, H., 2003, Proceedings of the 16th Bled Electronic Commerce conference. Bled, Slovenia

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution