Conference Organisers:

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Seville, Spain
27 - 29 May 2024

Conference theme:

Gender Equality across the Gender Spectrum

Emerald Publishing

EDI Conference

Emerald Best Paper Award


EDI Conference Best Paper Award

Emerald and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal sponsors a Best Conference Paper Award. The winning paper will be awarded £200 and named here.


Past Winners

2023 London Conference

“Who Does Diversity Better? The Influence of Servant Leadership and Inclusive Practices on Minority Representation in Public vs. Private Sector Organizations.” – award declined

Eddy Ng, Queen’s University

Greg Sears, Carleton University

Kara Arnold, Memorial University


“When a little compassion does not go a long way, but a little hybrid work does: The disability-inclusive quality of material disruption.” – runner up

Eline Jammaers, Hasselt University

Ive Klinksiek, Université catholique de Louvain

Noortje van Amsterdam Utrecht University


2022 Cape Town Conference

“Critical consciousness leadership for decolonising higher education's leadership: A Black consciousness perspective.”

Sadi Seyama (University of Johannesburg)


2021 Bern Conference
"Mandatory binationalism: Organizing multiple identities in a cross-border company."

Simone Pulcher, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca 

Lia Tirabeni, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca