Digital PhD Defence - Emanuela Stagno

PhD Candidate Emanuela Stagno, Department of Marketing, will defend her thesis for the Doctor Philosophiae Degree at BI Norwegian Business School.

Title of the thesis:
Some Consequences of Vulnerability in Consumers’ Life

Title of trial lecture:
“Marketing to less affluent and poor consumers: challenges, opportunities and welfare considerations”

The Evaluation Committee:

  • Chair: Associate Professor Peter Jarnebrant, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Professor Ana Valenzuela, Baruch College Zicklin School of Business
  • Second Opponent: Professor Irene Scopelitti, Cass Business School, City University of London


  • Main supervisor: Professor Luk Warlop, BI
  • Co-advisor: Associate Professor Klemens Knöferle, BI

Practical information

  • Time:Thursday, 16 September 2021 15:00 - 18:00
  • Location:Online, Zoom
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

Location/ Zoom: https://binorwegianbusinessschool.zoom.us/j/62995098505?pwd=Qlc1MVpwaEVIRnVoOTBSOHlwSEtkdz09

Meeting ID: 629 9509 8505
Passcode: 162149

Due to the corona outbreak the doctoral examination will be performed digitally, by 2-ways communication channel. The public defence is open to the public and everyone who is interested can join.

Ex auditorio-questions: The chair of defence will invite the audience to ex auditorio-questions at the end.

The Doctoral Dissertation is available in the library at BI Norwegian Business School. You may request a pdf of the thesis by sending an e-mail to phd@bi.no by 16 September.