At the 2009 ESOMAR Congress, we cooperated with John Kearon of Brainjuicer to produce two engaging and informative interviews with Industry thought leaders to discuss the future of Market Research and attracting talent to our Industry. See how these MR decision makers envision the development of research in the coming decade and listen to their views on how to make MR a great career investment. http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=DEA0A00CCCB8... [read more]
The move from transactional to relational research is at the forefront of change in the market research industry. Technological advancements, societal changes and the current economic crisis are creating new dynamics and challenges to the "traditional" wisdom of market research and marketing. There is an increasing emphasis on the need to continually seek and demonstrate new value propositions. As we enter a new decade, we as an industry must ref... [read more]
For the ESOMAR Congress 2009, we wanted to take our theme of creativity and give our attendees a chance to be involved in the creation of something unique to Congress. With this in mind ESOMAR secured the services of 3 very talented and very different young artists from the UK. Each concentrated on one of Congress themes and produced a piece or body of work that reflects that premise. Delegates at Congress were also given the opportunity to be pa... [read more]
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During Congress the presenters of the Gaming 0.0 paper, presented by Blauw Research and FLEX/theINNOVATIONLAB, were incorrectly credited. The paper was co-presented by: Arthur Fletcher & Sylvie Verbiest of Blauw Research and, Abke Geels & Jeroen Verbrugge of FLEX/theINNOVATIONLAB. Kind Regards, Robert de Bruyn Content Development Manager ESOMAR
Over a 100 people responded to the short survey on CSR sent out during Congress. Here are the results. Most people agree that business has a responsibility to a range of stakeholders and that acting responsibly can be an integral component of business strategy. Sustainability followed by Corporate Governance are top of mind amoung respondents when CSR is mentioned which seems to accord with the attitudes expressed by respondents in relation to bu... [read more]
I am doing a research project on trends and methodology to innovate in retail and It would be very important for me to have the chance to organize some in-depth interviews to learn more on the topic. I am looking for experts and practicioners. I will be more than happy to listen and discuss the topic. Many thanks to all who will help me!
On the Thursday afternoon I am leading a one hour master class looking at the super hot topic of online research communities. I already have a mass of ideas that I want to share with the group, but I would love to hear what other people think we should be covering. Please use this space to express your views on what is happening, the threats and opportunities, and what we should be discussing.
Are you interested to meet and discuss research in post-coflict environment?
Just pass by the Maktoob Research booth, number 52, and get a chance to win a free trip for two to one of our offices in either Dubai, Cairo or Amman! Looking forward to seeing you one of these coming days. firstname.lastname@example.org www.maktoob-research.com
Glad to see you again. Shall we have a short meeting to discuss for the next APAC meeting. I will arrange my Thai friends to meet you too to be sure about management. Miss you always, Kreaovan
The members' lounge is a place to meet and chat with other members, check emails, take a break from a busy schedule and enjoy refreshments throughout the day. The members' lounge is designated for members only; however each member can bring one non-member along. We also plan to invite our new members to a welcome reception at the lounge. We look forward to meeting you all in Montreux. In the meantime if you have any questions please contact us at... [read more]
Giving a preview of some of the great speakers at Congress this year we have 3 audio interviews now online with keynotes Fiona Czerniawska and Jonah Lehrer and an interview with speakers Niels Schillewaert and Jeremy Pace on their reflections on CSR.
Sample Retailing with all survey support services (one stop solution) is becoming a serious business. Do you see a merit in buying samples from a retailer who could do everthing from programing to tabulation and reporting?
The annual industry study undertaken by ESOMAR, Global Market Research 2009, will have its official launch at Congress next week. The latest edition provides a comprehensive and authoritative view on the state of the market research industry and presents the key figures for research spend on a national, regional and global level, and will be available to purchase on site. Visit the ESOMAR stand at Congress to find out more. In the meantime if you... [read more]
Hi Gary, What time and place would work well for you? Dan
Hi Sandeep. I would also like to connect with you at the Congress. Kind regards SHENY
I am presenting a paper on CSR titled "The Longest Day". From our research I have clear clues on what research angencies could do in terms of CSR ... but I would love to hear your thoughts! So, what do you think is good CSR for research companies? Tx!! Parallel session One on Wednesday 16 September
On September 17th afternoon join us in “The Global Expedition”, an upbeat Pecha Kucha session featuring 5 energetic presenters. The presentations will be addressing the rise of opportunities, in different world regions, during the economic environment of today, to innovate. From America to Europe, from Asia to Africa, they will take you on an insightful tour around the world! Strap in and get ready for an adventure…the research journey is about t... [read more]
E-Tabs (Stand 15) require business development professionals to join our existing sales team and drive the generation and development of new business opportunities. The successful candidates will be consummate and credible business development professionals who will sell a sophisticated automated reporting solution to market research companies ranging from huge multi-national organisations downwards. The role is suited to IT-savvy candidates who ... [read more]
Hi Carlos - thanks for your message, will be happy to meet you, I am a running a full day workshop Tuesday on word of mouth measurement ane beyond, feel free to stop by or am sure we shall find an opportunity to meet, thanks again, beslaurent
We are interested in talking to agencies from different countries with experience in research (qual and quant) for pension funds (public or private). Our objective is to develop an international benchmark network system. The basic ideia is to concentrate, collect, analyse and exchange information on pension funds operational services (benefits, loans, portability, etc.), comparing what is already available in several countries. This way each part... [read more]
How much of an impact is Mobile research likely to have? Is it going to go the Online way? (This is specific to conducting surveys using Mobile phones). Second part - With specific reference to the developing countries, especially those that are jumping/short-circuiting the learning curve, where and how is mobile research going to affect the research world?
Please write them here or send me a private email: (email@example.com). Looking forward to seeing you in Montreux.
I’m very excited about a side project at this years’ Congress I'm collaborating on with a number of very creative people, to produce a number of mini-documentaries based on congress themes. The first (but by no means in any particular order of importance), of the mini-documentaries ‘CSR and business ethics’, will consider questions and issues surrounding ethics in research and the social responsibility of researchers and will also consider though... [read more]
Of course research and methodology are very important, but so is dancing! Does anybody know the best places to dance in Montreux (some guidance on the best places to eat and drink would also be appreciated).
Please let me know if you have any question about any aspect of: - Our Montreux Workshop - Ethnography - Qualitative Research - Multi-country studies We're eager to be resources for your success. - Hy