ICIEMC 2021 takes place on Thursday, July 1, and on Friday, July 2, and will exceptionally be organized in virtual format due to Covid-19 pandemics. All sessions will take place via Zoom, and all registered participants will receive the Zoom links to the sessions.

The Final Program of ICIEMC 2021 is now available 🙂 Please check it here:

Day 1: July 1, 2021

09:30 – 09:55 Opening Session (Rector @Universidade de Aveiro & Dean @ISCA)

09:55 – 10:00 Practicalities

10:00 – 11:15 Parallel Sessions (Papers & Theses)

11:15 – 11:30 Short Coffee Break (Get Your Own Coffee :))

Luminary Speakers

11.30 – 12.15 António Sacavém – Do Toxic Bosses Thrive? From Fear to Inspiration | Moderators: Irina Amaral & Sandra Filipe

António Sacavém is Assistant Professor at Universidade Europeia and IPAM and Invited Professor at CATÓLICA LISBON School of Business and Economics. He holds a PhD in management (Universidade Europeia) with a dissertation in leadership and communication, a master’s degree in organizational behavior (ISPA), an executive MBA (ISCTE Business School) and he also attended several executive programs (e.g.: leadership & organisational transformation at London Business School; executive education – IHRSA-U at IESE Business School). He is been teaching at FORGEP, which is a training program in management for public administration leaders at IPPS-ISCTE. António Sacavém facilitates training in leadership, negotiation and communication skills in several National and International companies (ex: Toyota, Fujitsu, Farfetch, Natixis, Delta, José de Mello Group, Impresa Group, Instituto de Informática, etc.). He provides support through mentoring and coaching to change management processes, organizational development, strategic reflection, team motivation and profiling. He is the former business director at SONAE TURISMO. He is executive coach (PCC by ICF), international presenter and author. António Sacavém is also Partner at Leadership and Communication Academy ® and he is the founder of Microexpressões Faciais® and Linguagem Corporal® brands. He is author and co-author of various national and international publications in the areas of leadership and management. His work has been shared on several television channels including SIC, RTP1, TVI and TVI24.

12:15 – 13:00 Vera Paulino – OOH: A New Twist in a Postpandemic Future | Moderators: Irina Amaral & Sandra Filipe

With a large experience in media business, Vera was Deputy General Manager and worked for 7+ years in an international company (Tempo OMD). She was Media Planner at Leo Burnett and Account Director at CIA Medianetwork.
Currenly, she is Sales & Marketing Director at JCDecaux.
Leading the business digital transformation with continuous growth with motivated teams is her challenge and she believes that success factors are leadership and business intelligence.

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Time (You’re by Yourself :))

14:30 – 15-15 Susana Oliveira – Go on view: innovation, internationalisation and marketing | Moderators: Irina Amaral & Sandra Filipe

PhD in Marketing & Strategy (Universidade de Aveiro), Susana is a Researcher at REMIT- Research on Economic, Management and Information Technologies (Universidade Portucalense), focusing on international business. She is also a Consultant in Business development for international markets.

15:15 – 16:00 Jeff Butler – Being Human in the Age of Digital Innovation | Moderators: Irina Amaral & Sandra Filipe

This Plenary Session was cancelled due to sudden sickness. Our apologies!

Internationally respected speaker and consultant, Jeff Butler helps bridge generational gaps between Millennials and companies looking for their talent and patronage.
Jeff has quickly built his reputation as a memorable presenter with tangible solutions for attracting, retaining, and engaging Millennials as employees and customers. Within just the past three years, he has spoken at two TEDx events and multiple Fortune 500 companies like Google, Amazon, and LinkedIn.
Jeff Butler is a third-generational Silicon Valley entrepreneur and has founded three companies at the age of 27. He grew up in the era with the highest employee turnover rate in American history…a rate which shows no signs of reversal. As a computer science major at U.C. Berkeley, whose program was ranked second in the country, he experienced the ongoing parade of companies and recruiters trying to woo him and his classmates.
Jeff Butler spent the first years of his career at some of the world’s fastest-charging startups and tech companies before launching his consulting company in 2016. He is the author of two books The Authentic Workplace and The Key to the New You.

16:00 – 16:15 Short Coffee Break (Get Your Own Coffee :))

16:15 – 18:00 Parallel Sessions (Papers and Theses)

End of Day 1

Day 2 – July 2

09:15 – 11:00 Parallel Sessions (Papers)

11:00 – 11:15 Short Coffee Break (Get Your Own Coffee :))

11:15 – 13:00 Parallel Sessions (Papers and Theses)

13:00 – 14:15 Lunch Time (You’re by Yourself :))

14:15 – 16:00 Parallel Sessions (Papers and Theses)

16:00 – 16:15 Short Coffee Break (Get Your Own Coffee :))

16:15 – 16:30 Wrap-up Session & Awards (Best Paper & Best Thesis) | Conference Chairs

End of conference – See you in 2022, in Aveiro!