FMOS 2024 Research Conference

At the crossroads of Finance, Marketing, and Operations for Sustainable Business

2nd Edition / 7th - 8th June 2024
FMOS 2024 is the second edition of our conference on Finance, Marketing, and Operations for Sustainable Business. FMOS 2024 gathers researchers, especially the forthcoming generation of scholars, and helps them disseminate their works on sustainability at the crossroads of finance, marketing, and operations. A fantastic occasion to meet and share ideas to shape a more sustainable business.

The conference will take place online from the 7th to the 8th of June, 2024. During the two days, presenters will share their work; renowned keynote speakers and other scientific events for young and more advanced scholars will also be held.

Conference Hashtag

#FMOS2024

Conference Topics

The conference is multidisciplinary and encourages discussion between researchers from different perspectives. Topics will include but are not limited to:
  • Post-pandemic sustainability
  • Diversity, equity & inclusion
  • New visions for transport
  • Innovation in transport
  • Artificial Intelligence & Sustainability
  • Metaverse and Sustainability
  • Poverty reduction
  • Responsible and sustainable tourism
  • Risk Management
  • Challenges in Retail Operations
  • Service Operations Management
  • Servitisation as a business model
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable solutions in Operations and Logistics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Total Quality Management and Six Sigma
  • Sustainable operations
  • Emerging countries
  • Renewable energy production/solutions
  • Environmental recovery
  • Financial Technology
  • Post-pandemic sustainability
  • Diversity, equity & inclusion
  • New visions for transport
  • Innovation in transport
  • Artificial Intelligence & Sustainability
  • Metaverse and Sustainability
  • Poverty reduction
  • Responsible and sustainable tourism
  • Risk Management
  • Challenges in Retail Operations
  • Service Operations Management
  • Servitisation as a business model
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable solutions in Operations and Logistics
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Total Quality Management and Six Sigma
  • Sustainable operations
  • Emerging countries
  • Renewable energy production/solutions
  • Environmental recovery
  • Financial Technology

Important Deadlines

31st March 2024

31st March 2024

Early Bird Registration

26th May 2024

26th May 2024

Abstract Deadline

26th May 2024

26th May 2024

Regular Registration Deadline

2nd June 2024

2nd June 2024

Late Registration Deadline

Registration and Conference Fee

  • Early Bird (until 31st March 2024) CHF 25

  • Regular Registration (until 26th May 2024) CHF 40

  • Late Registration (until 2nd June 2024) CHF 50
Students and scholars from developing countries can apply for fee reduction or complimentary participation by writing to the organising committee at fmos@aus.swiss.

Keynote speakers

  • Dr. Denis ROCHAT

    Former Nielsen Media Benelux Country Manager at Nielsen

  • Dr. Mohamed Amine ISSAMI

    Professor Mohamed Amine Issami is a professor-researcher at the ISCAE Group, attached to the Finance and Accounting Department. He holds a Habilitation to direct research in Management Sciences and a PhD in Economic Sciences, Money-Finance-Banking option. As of April 2019, Professor Mohamed Amine Issami will take up the post of Director in charge of Development, International Relations and Communication at the ISCAE Group. He is a former senior researcher at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Zürich (ETH Zurich) and taught at IMD Lausanne as part of the MBA programme. In 2018, Professor Mohamed Amine ISSAMI won the Best Paper Award at the ICTO Conference in Paris Nanterre, published by Springer, and his course "Portfolio Management" is listed as an accredited syllabus by Bloomberg for Education, New York. Professor Mohamed Amine Issami is a member of the reading committee of the American Journal of Operations Management and Information Systems and the Business Review of the IUG in Geneva. He is accredited by the CNAM INTEC Paris.

  • Dr. Domenico Viti

    Dr. Domenico Viti, Chair of Agri-Food Law at University of Foggia. Focus of research are comparative studies on the sustainable management of the food chain. Past President of the Apulian branch of the environmental and national heritage preservation association Italia Nostra.

  • Dr. Barbara Czyżewska

    Originally from Poland and educated in the UK, Dr. Barbara Czyżewska moved to Switzerland to head the Luxury Brand Strategy Specialization in Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland. She is also an independent luxury hospitality consultant and highly qualified learning and development specialist. She is a speaker and a published author of ‘The Story of Hilton Hotels" and several articles about luxury guest experiences. Expert in user experience design, luxury communication and buyer behaviour, she advises companies on creating unique customer experiences.

  • Dr. Rahul Pratap Singh Kaurav

    Professor Dr. Rahul Pratap Singh Kaurav is an Associate Professor with the FORE School of Management (FSM), New Delhi, India, where he is responsible for teaching, training, research, consultancy, and external communication and branding. His teaching and research interests include Marketing Management, Services Marketing, Research Methodology, Marketing Research, Marketing Analytics, and Tourism Marketing. He is a professionally acquired trainer for quantitative and qualitative research software. He has published 48 research papers in national and international journals of repute, 14 full papers as chapters in edited books, and more than 22 research papers in conference proceedings. He had Contractual Assignments with the online program of the University of Liverpool, UK, as a DBA thesis supervisor. He is also associated with the BITS-Pilani, India and Taylor’s University, Malaysia, as an adjunct faculty member.

  • Dr. Sajal Kabiraj

    Dr. Kabiraj is presently employed at the School of Business, Design and Technology at Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), Finland. Through his teaching career in China as a tenured Full Professor and elsewhere, he has been awarded the Best Teacher Awards in 2008, 2011, 2014, and 2018 for academic research and teaching excellence. He has supervised theses at the postgraduate level, including MBA, MSc, and Doctoral students. He is a Ph.D. supervisor and examiner. He has strong international practice area and research experience in multinational corporations.


    Dr. Kabiraj serves as a Visiting Research Fellow at United Nations University-CRIS within the Regions and Cities Governance Lab (Re-LAB). At UNU-CRIS his research primarily focusses on strategic negotiations and sustainability for EU’s Future Governance at various levels. The research focuses on the question of how regional organisations, in collaboration with other societal actors, can contribute to the substance and ethical forms of transnational governance mechanisms and sustainable development as defined in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The research seeks to examine the interaction and reciprocal effects between regional organisations and the multilateral system. In addition to active publishing, he likes to be active in collaboration with societal stakeholders and create societal impact.


    He received the Outstanding Contribution Award for Research and Teaching from Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, Dalian, PR China in 2018. He has been awarded the highest honor to foreign

    experts “Xinghai Friendship Award 2015” by the Mayor of Dalian City, Dalian Municipal Government, PR China. Initiated in 1996, the Xinghai Friendship Award is the city’s highest honor for achievement by a foreigner in education, economic and social development.

Organizing Committee

  • Giuseppe CATENAZZO, Head of Research at the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland & Affiliate Professor at ICN Business School in Nancy & Paris, France.

  • Aleksandra ZAJĄC, Researcher at the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland & Lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Racibórz, Poland.

Scientific Committee

  • Khalifa AHSINA, Professor, Ibn Zohr University, Agadir, Morrocco.
  • Mélanie Florence BONINSEGNI, Assistant Professor, IPAG Business School, Paris, France.
  • Lucilia CARDOSO, CiTUR - Polytechnic University of Leiria, Portugal.
  • Giuseppe CATENAZZO, Head of Research, American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland & Affiliate Professor, ICN Business School, Nancy & Paris, France.
  • Monica Maria COROȘ, Associate Professor, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
  • Iwona FLOREK, WSGE University of Applied Sciences, Poland
  • Giovana Goretti Feijó DE ALMEIDA, Researcher at CiTUR - Polytechnic University of Leiria, Portugal Visiting Professor at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR, Brasil)
  • Luzia Arantes DE AMORIM, Polytechnic University of Cávado and Ave, Portugal
  • Iwona FLOREK, WSGE University of Applied Sciences, Poland
  • Emmanuel FRAGNIÈRE, Professor, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland (HEG Valais/Wallis), Sierre/Siders, Switzerland.
  • N. Gülfem GİDENER, Assistant Professor, Dokuz Eylul University, İzmir, Turkey.
  • Olli-Pekka HILMOLA, Professor, LUT University, Industrial Engineering and Management, Lappeenranta, Finland, Visiting Professor, Taltech, Estonian Maritime Academy, Tallinn, Estonia & Visiting Professor, University of Gävle, Gävle, Sweden.
  • Sajal KABIRAJ, Principal Lecturer, Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), Valkeakoski, Finland.
  • Angela MADAN, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Department of Marketing, Bucharest, Romania.
  • Vedran MILOJICA, PhD Candidate, University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management Opatija, Croatia.
  • Rafael PEREZ PENA, Associate Professor, Colorado Mountain College, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United States of America.
  • Goran PERIĆ, Professor, Toplica Academy of Applied Studies, Blace, Serbia
  • Milena PODOVAC, Assistant Professor, University of Kragujevac, Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
  • Christophe RETHORE, Associate Professor & Director of the Marketing Department, ICN Business School, Nancy & Paris, France, and Berlin, Germany.
  • Magdalena SITEK Rector of the Alcide De Gasperi University of Euroregional Economy
  • Domenico VITI, Associate Professor, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy.
  • Aleksandra ZAJĄC, Researcher, American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland & Lecturer, University of Applied Sciences, Racibórz, Poland.

Partner Journals

Journal of Modern Science
Journal of Risk and Financial Management
Special Issue of the Journal of Risk and Financial Management is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on risk and financial management, published monthly online by MDPI.
Latin American Journal of Management for Sustainable Development
Special issue on the Latin American Journal of Management for Sustainable Development provides an international forum for a better understanding of best practices of management focusing on sustainable development. It offers an enthusiastic scientific platform that contributes to the Latin business society in sustainability transitions.
Human Factors in Aviation and Aerospace
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Please note that each journal has its own publication, review, fee, and paper selection rules that are independent of FMOS. Abstract or paper submission and presentation at FMOS do not guarantee publication in our partner journals' regular or special issues.

Academic Partners

  • University of Business and Technology