Preparing Your Conference Paper - Online Workshop

15 January 2021 10am – 1.15pm Webinar Zoom

We are delighted to offer the well-established and popular annual workshop for Doctoral and Early Career Researchers. The aim is to enable each of you, as participants, to prepare for high quality paper conferences such as the BAM 2021 Conference and build a strong basis for your future publications.

This ‘hands-on’ workshop aims to help Doctoral and Early Career Researchers to successfully transform part of your research into a paper. Within a safe environment, you will be able to experiment with your writing style, receive feedback on areas for improvement and development, meet prominent academicians in your field and network.

This is a huge opportunity to receive feedback outside your supervisory team by well-renowned academics in your respective field.

To make the most out of the day, you are encouraged to submit a draft of your working paper (up to 600 words excluding references) in order to receive more tailored feedback during group discussions. Paper submission deadline is Monday 4 January 2020 12.00 noon.


Who Should Attend?

Postgraduate (PhDs and DBAs) as well as Early Career Researchers aiming to submit a full or developmental paper to high quality conferences such as the BAM 2021 Conference.


Benefits of Attendance

Developing a convincing argument for your paper
Learn how to demonstrate the contribution of your work within the field
Network opportunities with leading scholars


Paper Submission Details

Participants are encouraged to submit a draft of their working paper in order to receive more tailored feedback during group discussions.

The draft could take any form from one-page, bullet-point document to an extended abstract of 600 words (excluding references).

Whichever the format, please, make sure that the word count is up to 600 words -otherwise, the paper will not be allocated.
Please submit your paper by filling in the following form, paper submission form by 12.00 on 4 January



Professor Emma Parry (Chair)

Professor Mat Hughes: “Preparing your paper for the conference: some top tips”

Professor Emmanuella Plakoyiannaki: “Why attend an academic conference?”

Professor Helen Shipton: “Lessons from a reviewer – what we look for in a good conference paper”



For specific information about this event please contact the workshop facilitator(s): Professor Emma Parry, [email protected]

For general enquiries please contact the BAM Office at [email protected]  

Event Fee 

BAM Members fee: £25



This workshop is offered only to BAM Members!

Log into your account and proceed with the registration for the event by pressing the “register now” button on the top right side of the workshop page.

Contact us via e-mail at [email protected] should you have any queries. 


Cancelation Policy - Should you wish to cancel your place, you will receive a full refund if your cancelation is made 4 weeks prior to the event. After this, full payment will be required.  BAM reserves the right to cancel the event if there are not enough people to justify running the workshops.