14 to 16 March 2023 | A Global Virtual Symposium

Research Innovations in Sustainable Marketing


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Why you should join RISM2023 – Global Virtual Symposium

Benefit From Networking

Meet and develop collaborations with researchers from around the world who are interested in the critical issues of sustainable marketing such as circular supply chains, closing the green intention-behavior gap, and increasing fair trade practices by global corporations. RISM2023 welcomes both experienced sustainable marketing researchers and those who are new to the field and want to learn more about the tremendous number of opportunities for interesting and rewarding scholarship.


Hear From Great Speakers

A leading expert on sustainability will serve as the RISM2023 Keynote Speaker. Please watch for an announcement on this website regarding the RISM2023 Keynote Address. In addition, top experts in the field will chair paper presentation sessions and offer their insights on common themes and opportunities for future research within each track.


Share Your Ideas

Submit and present your sustainable marketing research, whether empirical, conceptual, or case study, either as an abstract or a full paper. Abstracts will be published in the RISM2023 Proceedings and full papers will be prioritized for publication consideration in the Journal of Sustainable Marketing.


Gain Valuable Insights

Our RISM2023 Planning Committee is working diligently to attract high quality submissions that are innovative and meaningful in terms of helping marketers address environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues that comprise the heart of sustainable marketing. Researchers and practitioners who are interested in this area will gain very useful ideas that will lead to further advances in their research and managerial programs.


Keynote Speaker


Rebecca Marmot

Chief Sustainability Officer, Unilever | United Kingdom

Jagdish N. Sheth

Emory University | USA

Current/Former Editors Present Keys to Successful Publishing


Dana L. Alden

Editor, Journal of Sustainable Marketing

David A. Griffith

Associate Editor, Journal of Marketing

Karen P. Winterich

Associate Editor, Journal of Marketing

Mark Peterson

Editor, Journal of Macromarketing, 2016-2019

Experts Discuss Innovative Research Opportunities in Sustainable Marketing


Katherine White

Sauder School of Business | University of British Columbia | Canada

Jochen Wirtz

National University of Singapore | Singapore

CB Bhattacharya

University of Pittsburgh | USA

Sandra Waddock

Boston College | USA

Atul Parvatiyar

Rawls College of Business | Texas


Discover and Contribute to the Latest Innovations in Sustainable Marketing

Important Dates
Description Date
Full Paper or Abstract Submission Deadline Monday, October 3, 2022 (First Deadline)

Monday, November 7, 2022 (Extended Deadline)

Notification of Acceptance/Rejection Wednesday, November 23, 2022 (First Deadline)
Wednesday, January 10, 2023 (Extended Deadline)
Revision Submission Deadline Friday, December 16, 2022
Symposium Dates March 14-16, 2023
Review process

Manuscripts and abstracts submitted to RISM2023 will be double blind peer reviewed.


Symposium attendees will receive a "Certificate of Participation" in RISM2023.

13:00-13:55 GMT

Welcome to RISM2023 | Keynote Speaker Address

14:00-15:25 GMT

Research Paper Parallel Sessions 1

15:30-16:00 GMT

Plenary 1: Best Research Paper Presentation

13:00 – 14:00 GMT

Research Paper Parallel Sessions 2

14:00 – 15:00 GMT

Research Paper Parallel Sessions 3

15:00 – 16:00 GMT

Plenary 2: Valuable Advice from Current and Former Marketing Journal Editors on Successful Publishing of Sustainable Marketing Research

13:00 – 14:10 GMT

Expert Panel Discussion: Opportunities for Innovative Research in Sustainable Marketing

14:15 – 15:45 GMT

Making Connections: Sustainable Marketing Roundtable Discussions by Topic Area

15:45 – 16:00 GMT

Closing remarks



Dana L. Alden

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa – USA

Elif Karaosmanoglu

Istanbul Technical University – Turkey

Dima Jamali

University of Sharjah – UAE

Marco Valeri

Niccolò Cusano University – Italy

Symposium Planning Committee


Ahmad Aljarah

Girne American University - North Cyprus

Volkan Altintas

Izmir Katip Celebi University – Turkey

C. B. Bhattacharya

University of Pittsburgh - USA

Justin G. Bull,

University of British Columbia – Canada

Neeraj Bharadwaj

University of Tennessee – USA

Qimei Chen

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa – USA

T. Bettina Cornwell

University of Oregon – USA

Robert Dahlstrom

Miami University – USA

David Griffith

Texas A&M University - USA

Asaad A. Karam

University of Duhok - Iraq

Angela Y. Lee

Northwestern University – USA

Nnamdi Madichie

Nnamdi Azikiwe University – Nigeria

Judy Hopelain

Berkeley Haas School of Business – USA

Tomoko Kawakami

Waseda Business School – Japan

Jana Majerova

AMBIS University – Czech Republic

George Newman

University of Toronto– Canada

Anayo Nkamnebe

Nnamdi Azikiwe University – Nigeria

Mark Peterson

University of Wyoming – USA

Eva Lahuerta Otero

University of Salamanca – Spain

Jo Anne Sneddon

University of Western Australia – Australia