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Consumer Research - ICCR 2014


Last chance to benefit from Early Bird Registration

Register now (before 14 August 2014) to the international conference on “Challenges for Consumer Research and Consumer Policy in Europe”, September 29-30 2014 in Bonn (Germany)!

This is the last chance to benefit from the early bird conference fee – 100,- € (student fee 50,- €) instead of 200,- € (100,- €).

Online registration is open at

The updated schedule at is available at

Follow the conference on Twitter (#ICCR2014).

ICCR 2014 brings together state-of-the-art research and supports seminal, multidisciplinary research perspectives for Consumer Research and Consumer Policy in Europe. Hosted by the Competence Center of Consumer Research North Rhine-Westphalia (CECORE NRW), a think tank connecting researchers in Germany’s biggest state and beyond, the conference features roundtable discussions with participants from politics, the media, and a wide range of academic disciplines (such as sociology, political science, economics, lax, psychology, history, etc.).

Amongst other important officials from the European Union and other national governments, Svenja Schulze, Minister of Innovation, Science and Research and Johannes Remmel, Minister for Climate Protection, Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection of North Rhine-Westphalia will address the conference to foster networks of researchers, funding agencies, and government officials.

Consumer research is in charge to unfold its interdisciplinary potential without sacrificing specific research foci and approaches from different disciplines – therefore please do not hesitate to forward this information to persons interested in the mentioned issues or publish it in your networks, newsletters and social media!

The conference will be held at RCC Regional Museum | LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn, Colmantstr. 14-16, 53113 Bonn, Germany. Please note that the organiser does not assume any costs for your trip or your stay in Bonn.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the conference management:
lab concepts
on behalf of Verbraucherzentrale NRW (Consumer Association of North
Am Hofgarten 18
53113 Bonn, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 228-24 98 118
Fax: +49 (0) 228-24 98 111

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Bonn!

Weitere Informationen: - Schedule (up-to-date information) - Online registration - ICCR 2014 on the web - Venue (RCC Regional Museum | LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn) - Hotel reservation

Dr. Christian Bala | idw - Informationsdienst Wissenschaft

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