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Summer Academy 2014

Learning and Skills Summer Programme

Amsterdam / 3-5 June

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Overview

Learning from those who “do” is the best way to truly understand the practical side of research.

This year the ESOMAR Summer Academy is bigger and better than ever before. Now offering 3 workshops, the Academy will give you access to training on methods, concepts and techniques that will help you gain practical skills and give you a leading edge in your daily business. Providing access to the latest expert knowledge in small, dedicated interactive learning sessions, the Summer Academy is the place to be for research professionals who want to invest in themselves and their future!

The 2014 Academy will offer three days of workshops exploring client-side research.
All workshops are taught by expert workshop leaders with extensive knowledge in his or her field and will provide you with an opportunity to train with some of the industry’s leading specialists. Join us and build your skills in these workshops: Insight Generation, Communicating Insights and New Market Research Methods for Understanding Customer Attitudes & Behaviours.

This is a unique opportunity to learn from, and engage in, lively discussion and debate with leaders and fellow researchers in these evolving fields.

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Programme (preview)


= ESOMAR Member

09:00 - 17:00 Tuesday, 3 June - Training event day one 
Training event registration: 08:30 - 09:00
Client-Side Research
Transferring and applying insights impactfully
Implanting your insights deeper in client decisions
Workshop overview In the modern business world doing excellent research and generating insight is not enough; rather it is a starting point for commercial gain. As research techniques evolve and
Transferring and applying insights impactfully
Implanting your insights deeper in client decisions


In the modern business world doing excellent research and generating insight is not enough; rather it is a starting point for commercial gain.


Andrew Vincent

Managing Director
Waves
UK
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Andrew Vincent
, Waves, UK

Sangeeta Gupta

Consultant
Kairosis Consulting
India
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Sangeeta Gupta
, Kairosis Consulting, India

09:00 - 17:00 Wednesday, 4 June - Training event day two 
Training event registration: 08:30 - 09:00
Client-Side Research
New Market Research Methods for Understanding Customer Attitudes & Behaviours
Speedy insights into customer needs, behaviours and attitudes
Workshop overview In market research, we often say, “How do you want your market research? Fast, cheap or good… pick any two.” Due to changing client needs, new methods and current
New Market Research Methods for Understanding Customer Attitudes & Behaviours
Speedy insights into customer needs, behaviours and attitudes


In market research, we often say, “How do you want your market research? Fast, cheap or good… pick any two.” Due to changing client needs, new methods and current technologies, that old dogma no longer applies.


Kathryn Korostoff

President
Research Rockstar, LLC
USA
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Kathryn Korostoff
, Research Rockstar, LLC, USA

09:00 - 17:00 Thursday, 5 June - Training event day three 
Training event registration: 08:30 - 09:00
Client-Side Research
Communicating Insights
An interactive workshop to help you create materials with impact
Workshop overview Are you delivering the impact you need with the delivery of your research? If you are struggling to create clear, punchy, and enjoyable communications from lots of data, then this
Communicating Insights
An interactive workshop to help you create materials with impact


Are you delivering the impact you need with the delivery of your research? If you are struggling to create clear, punchy, and enjoyable communications from lots of data, then this workshop is for you.


Daniel Wain

Founder Director
Daniel Wain Consulting
UK
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Daniel Wain
, Daniel Wain Consulting, UK

Lucy Davison

Managing Director
Keen as Mustard Marketing
UK
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Lucy Davison
, Keen as Mustard Marketing, UK

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Hotel & venue

NH Amsterdam Centre offers a prime location, in the city centre of Amsterdam, just off Leidse Square Entertainment area and within walking distance from the famous Vondelpark, Heineken Brewery and the chic P.C. Hooftstraat shopping street. The Rijksmuseum including Rembrandt's The Night Watch and the Stedelijk Musuem for Modern and Contemporary Art are about 0.5 km (0.3 mi) away. With its central location the hotel offers excellent access to restaurants, canal boat cruises and the 9 straatjes boutique and antique shops area.

All rooms are air-conditioned rooms with hardwood floors and decorated with warm crème colors and bright accents. Tea/coffee facilities, a minibar and pay-per-view movie channels are standard. The hotel also offers extra-long beds and a pillow menu.

The hotel's Ristorante Sogno showcases Italian cuisine and Lounge 'L serves lunch, dinner, and drinks. The Wellness Center facilities feature Turkish steam bath, sauna, spa tub and gym.

Go Green

NH Hotels believe that it’s crucial to society to focus on the environment and together with true hospitality being their main priority corporate social responsibility is certainly of high importance.
Through the ‘Ecomeeting’ service NH hotels offer sustainable products and services allowing their guests the opportunity to contribute to a more sustainable planet. Besides the standard meeting facilities Ecomeeting includes the following extras, free of charge: efficient use of water and energy, materials with a low impact on the environment and products of good origin.

For more information on NH Group ECO Meetings please visit http://nhecomeetings.digitalbrochure.info.

NH Amsterdam City Hotel

Address:

NH Amsterdam City Hotel
Stadhouderskade, 7
1054 ES Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Tel: +31 20 685 13 51
Reservations: +34 913 984 661
E-mail: nhamsterdamcentre@nh-hotels.com

Hotel & venue's website
How to get there

Hotel reservation

Click here to make your hotel reservation *

* Please note:
Preferential room rates are only available to conference delegates until 8 April 2014
ESOMAR does not guarantee the lowest room rate when reserving hotel rooms via our online booking form. Please visit the hotel website to ensure that you are receiving the best rate for your stay.

Route description

By train

From the main exit of Amsterdam Central Station, take tram 1, 2 or 5 to the Leidse Square (Leidseplein). The hotel is at the opposite of the Leidse Square.


From the airport

From Schiphol Airport you can catch a train, rent a car or take the Connexxion Shuttle Bus (service fee), which takes you directly to the hotel.

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Registration pricing

Please note: To take advantage of the preferential member rate, you can apply for membership while filling in your event registration. Please note - it is not necessary to apply for membership separately. Once you have registered, both the membership fee (plus one-time administration costs) and reduced member fee will then be applied.

A company who registers more than 3 delegates receives a 10% discount on each fee

Early Bird rate (until 25 March 2014)
Members
Non-members
Workshop * EUR 250 EUR 350
Standard rate (26 March 2014 - 9 May 2014)
Members
Non-member
Workshop * EUR 350 EUR 450
Late rate (10 May 2014 - 29 May 2014; includes on-site registration)
Online registration open until 29 May 2014, 17:00 CET (GMT+1). On-site registration is possible.
Members
Non-members
Workshop * EUR 450 EUR 550

* Rates apply per person and per workshop

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend, a substitute may attend in your place. Please note, however, that the status of the replacement delegate (member/non-member) may affect the original fee charged. Cancellations must be received by ESOMAR in writing or you will be considered a No Show (no refund given). All refund claims must be received within 5 working days after the event has been held. The cancellation charges will apply irrespective of whether the registration fees have been paid or not.

The following charges will apply:

  Workshop
Until 25 March 2014 No charge.
Full refund given
After 25 March 2014 Cancellation charge:
EUR 140

Cancellation fee can only be waived upon receipt of visa refusal document.

Disclaimer

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