Competitions and Awards

GOR Best Practice Award

The Best Practice Award honours case studies in which online market research methods have been successfully used in companies. Especially new and innovative methods, such as virtual reality, internet-of-things, measurement of biometric data and research with wearables, are welcome.

Winner of the GOR Best Practice Award 2022:

Dirk Held (Aimpower) and Vera Wagner (Henkel): “Leverage the Virtual Consumer – How an Online Augmented Intelligence Solution Supports Henkel Sales Teams to Climb up the Effectiveness Ladder”

List of former GOR Best Practice Award winners.

GOR Poster Award

Posters are a great opportunity to present late breaking research, highlight specific research findings, and discuss work in progress with like-minded people at GOR. Poster authors present their poster during a poster session on Thursday. Posters may cover any of the relevant topics of GOR and will be on display for the duration of the whole conference.

All poster submissions take part in the GOR Poster Award competition.
The winner(s) will receive a prize money of 500 €.

Winner of the GOR Poster Award 2022:

“The Impact of Monetary Incentives on Retention Rates in a Panel Study with Mixed Web and Mail Modes” by Lisa Marie Natter (Max Planck Institute for Research on Crime, Security and Law)

List of former GOR Poster Award winners.


GOR Thesis Award

Students who finished their bachelor, master, diploma or doctoral theses with a focus on online research can apply for the GOR Thesis Award. Selected authors will present their findings at the GOR conference and the best ones will be awarded a prize in their respective categories: for the best doctoral thesis and for the best bachelor/master/diploma thesis.

Participants receive a complimentary ticket for GOR. The winner(s) will also receive a prize money of 500 €.

Winners of the GOR Thesis Award 2022:

BA/MA: Truong Trung Hieu Nguyen (University of Hohenheim): “Motivational Methods to Reduce Possible Response Biases of Online Survey Participants in the Context of Market Research”

PhD: Anne Elevelt (Statistics Netherlands; Utrecht University): “Smart(phone) Surveys”

List of former GOR Thesis Award winners.

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