HIF joined facebook
HIF joined facebook in May 2014.
HIF will use the page to increase the active interaction with interested parties. Additionally, events and announcements will be spread via facebook.
Please visit us on www.facebook.com/HHIFU for more information.
Ifera 2015 HAMBURG
The Hamburg Institute of Family Owned Business (HIF) hosts from June 30th 2015 to July 3rd 2015 the IFERA annual conference in Hamburg.
Please visit the ifera 2015 webpage for more information.
International Academic Symposium
4th International Academic Symposium
From 2nd to 4th September 2014 the 4th International Academic Symposium covering the topic "Family Business Succession" took place in Hamburg.
The HIF welcomed scholars as well as practitioners from numerous countries at the Warburg-Haus.
12th issue of the HIF News released
The HIF Newsletter named "HIF News - Knowledge for Family Businesses" is issued regularly by the Hamburg Institute of Family Owned Business (HIF). The Newsletter contains valuable information for family business owners and anyone interested in family business Research.
2. Zukunftswerkstatt Familienunternehmen
In cooperation with the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce the HIF hosts on November 3rd and 4th 2014 the second edition of the „Zukunftswerkstatt Familienunternehmen“. In the evening of November 3rd the event kicks off with the award ceremony at Haus Rissen, where the winners of the "Family Business Imagecampaign" are honored. On November 4th interesting presentations and discussions are on the agenda evolving around topics such as self-perception, Image, Human Resource development and Employer Branding of family businesses. More Information can be found here.
Lecture series at the University of Hamburg
The second lecture series with the title "Opportunity or Threat: Succession in Family Businesses" by the Historiker-Genossenschaft eG and the Hamburg Institute of Family owned Business (HIF) starts on October 30th 2014. The lecture explores different aspects of succession, taking other perspectives into consideration. Light is shed on successful as well as on failed succession processes, highlighting the role of values and traditions. Researchers as well as practitioners will share their experience with the audience and illustrate succession from an economic as well as a historical viewpoint. For more Information please click here (unfortunately in German).
Time and Date: starting on October 30th 2014, Thursday, 18.00 – 20.00, Room M, Main Building Universität Hamburg, Edmund-Siemers-Allee 1.
Ifera 2015 Hamburg
We are happy to announce that we host the world largest academic conference in the field of family business research, the annual conference of the International Family Enterprise Research Academy (IFERA) from Monday, June 30th, 2015 to Friday, July 3rd, 2015. We are extraordinarily happy that we as hosts welcome numerous scientists and family business owners in Hamburg in 2015.
For more Information please visit ifera2015.ifera.org..