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News & Announcements

We are pleased to announce the 2019 winners of the FFI GEN scholarships and to thank the generous sponsors of these five awards for leading the way in ensuring that professionals in the field receive the outstanding interdisciplinary education that FFI has become known for globally.

The 2019 Conference Program Committee is pleased to announce a wide-variety of educational sessions for this year’s conference in Miami.

The Best Doctoral Dissertation Award is given to encourage and recognize outstanding academic achievement in the field of family business study. The Best Dissertation is awarded annually after a blind, peer review of all submissions.

Read “Longevity in the Family Business Context: Implications for Leadership and Succession” by FFI President, Judy Green and Patricia Annino as recently published in Tharawat Magazine

Accounting for between 65 and 85 percent of all businesses worldwide, family enterprises are crucial drivers of both the prosperity of nations and the global economy.

We are pleased to announce that the award for the Best Article published in FBR in 2017 has been given to Daniel Holt and Kristen Madison from Mississippi State University and Franz Kellermanns from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, for their article “Variance in Family Members’ Assessments: The importance of dispersion modeling in family firm research.”

The 2018 Conference Program Committee is pleased to announce a wide-variety of educational sessions for this year’s conference in London.

We have been diligently working to enhance the online learning experience for our students. Our new platform has been completely redesigned allowing students to access the FFI GEN courses at any time on any device.

The Family Firm Institute (FFI) has announced the recipients of the 2017 Academic Awards and Family Business Review (FBR) Awards.

The Family Firm Institute (FFI) has announced the recipients of the 2017 Awards for Achievement.