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Institute for Public Relations Top Three Papers of Practical Significance Award

From left to right, F. Lurati, S. Mariconda and Frank Ovaitt, President and CEO of the Institute for Public Relations.

At the 17th annual “International Public Relations Research Conference” in Miami, S. Mariconda and F. Lurati received the “Institute for Public Relations Top Three Papers of Practical Significance Award” for their paper “Introducing Cross Impact Analysis as a Methodology to Understand Stakeholders’  Reciprocal Influences”.

Best Conference Paper Award for Alessandra Zamparini

Alessandra Zamparini received the Reputation Institute’s 2012 Best Conference Paper Award at the 16th International Conference on Corporate Reputation, for the paper:

Illia, L., and Zamparini, A. (2012) Building a Corporate Image Through Identity Stories: an Empirical Investigation.

The best paper award is provided every year to the most original academic presentation at the global annual conference. A commission of leading academics in the field of reputation, image and identity select the paper.

Best Scholar Award for Francesco Lurati

Francesco Lurati received the Reputation Institute’s 2012 ‘Best Scholar Award’ at the 16th International Conference on Corporate Reputation (held in Milan, 30.5-1.6.). Each year, the Reputation Institute recognises individuals who have greatly contributed to the field of reputation through both scholarship and practice by awarding them a place in their Hall of Fame. Congratulations Francesco!

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