Our Conferences and Events

Throughout the year, The PhD Project hosts and participates in a wide range of conferences and events. They provide students, alumni, faculty and business representatives with valuable learning and networking opportunities.

Annual Conference

The PhD Project’s Annual Conference is our flagship event. Over three days, we offer prospective doctoral students a realistic look at every phase of the PhD journey, as well as an opportunity to network with current doctoral students, university representatives, college professors and PhD Project partners.

• 2021 Annual Conference November 17-19, Chicago

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2022 conferences and meetings

January 2022
Finance & Economics DSA Conference January 5-7, 2022, Boston
Finance & Economics FAA Session January 7, 2022, Boston
In conjunction with the American Finance /American Economic Association annual meeting

July 2022
Accounting DSA Conference July 27-29, 2022, San Diego
Accounting FAA Session July 29, 2022, San Diego
In conjunction with the American Accounting Association Annual Conference

August 2022
Management DSA Conference August 3-5, 2022, Seattle
Management FAA Session August 5, 2022, Seattle
In conjunction with the Academy of Management Annual Meeting

Information Systems DSA Conference: August 9-11, 2022, Minneapolis
Information Systems FAA Session: August 11, 2022, Minneapolis
In conjunction with the Americas Conference on Information Systems

Marketing DSA Conference August 10-12, 2022, Chicago
Marketing FAA Session August 12, 2022, Chicago
In conjunction with the Summer American Marketing Association Conference

“The PhD Project has impacted my life by introducing
me to scholars of color who…understand some of the
unique challenges I face…Attending MDSA every year
has been a highlight of my PhD.”


Emilie Aguirre, PhD

PhD from: Harvard Business School
On faculty at: Duke University School of Law