2023 EFMD Doctoral Programmes Conference

wed24may(may 24)16:00fri26(may 26)14:002023 EFMD Doctoral Programmes ConferenceEmbracing challenges in doctoral educationLocation:Toulouse, France

Event Details

This event encompasses all the different facets of doctoral education around the world. Created specifically for business school professionals in charge of doctoral programmes and research, it addresses the challenges within different types of doctoral programmes (PhD, DBA, …) Follow the global trends and keep your innovative spark alive as we continually examine different models for doctoral training including research mobility, research placement, the nature of the curriculum and international cooperation.





Practical information

Call for Contributions

The theme of this year’s Doctoral Programmes Conference is “embracing challenges in doctoral education,” and it will be approached from four key angles: mental health, recruitment, engagement, and employability.

If your institution or doctoral programme has had some successes around those topics, we want to hear from you! This call for contributions is for you, so please participate!

Conference Fees

Early Bird Fee until February 24, 2023 (included)

  • EFMD Full members: € 675 (€ 810 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated/Associate members: € 825 (€ 990 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-members: € 975 (€ 1170 incl 20%VAT)

Normal Fee from February 26, 2022 until April 21, 2023 (included)

  • EFMD Full members: € 875 (€ 1050 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated/Associate members: € 1025 (€ 1230 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-members: €1225 (€ 1470 incl 20%VAT)

Late Fee from April 22, 2023

  • EFMD Full members: € 975 (€ 1170 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD Affiliated/Associate members: € 1125 (€ 1350 incl 20%VAT)
  • EFMD non-members: € 1375 (€ 1650 incl 20%VAT)

Please note that the payment needs to be made within the applicable fee deadline.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be confirmed in writing. If EFMD receives notice of your withdrawal before April 21, 2023, a cancellation administrative fee of (75€ local VAT) will be charged. Thereafter, we regret that we are unable to refund any fees. However, in such cases substitutes are welcome at no extra cost as long as EFMD receives notification of the name, title and address of the substitute.

Please note that until we have received your payment (or proof of payment) you won’t have access to the conference mobile app.

EFMD's health & safety policy for in-person attendance

Please refer to the EFMD general policy and local authorities requirements to enter the country.

Conference Hotel

Should you need an hotel reservation for the duration of you stay, you may consider Le Grand Balcon Hotel where EFMD has reserved a number of rooms.

Price per night is 165€ 3.30€ city tax for a Privilege Room including breakfast. ( 9€ in case of double occupancy).

Please email info@grandbalconhotel.com or call 33.(0) to book your room.

EFMD Doctoral Conference should be quoted when you call or email to receive the rate.

Cancellation policy: all rooms are non refundable from April 24th, 2023


Toulouse, France


Toulouse School of Management


may 24 (wednesday) 16:00 - may 26 (friday) 14:00