Doctoral defence - Apramey Dube

Doctoral student Apramey Dube defends his doctoral thesis in marketing:

¨Service Experience in Customers’ Everyday Contexts. An Investigation of Customers’ Experiences from Using Smartphone Apps¨

Opponent and university:
Professor Bård Tronvoll - Inland Norway University of Applied Science, Norway and Karlstad University, Sweden

Maria Holmlund-Rytkönen

The complete doctoral thesis can be read here.

Press release with more information on the defence can be read here

The doctoral defence will be held by video conference

Access the Video conference in Online Teams meeting here .
The video conference opens at March 30, at noon 12 pm. 

An online doctoral defence principally follows the same guidelines as a traditional physical doctoral defence. During the video conference a few special guidelines apply to the audience:

  • access to the video conference via a Teams meeting link starts at noon 
  • preferable to join the meeting before 12.15 when the defence starts
  • during the defence, the audience’s microphones are muted, cameras are turned off, recording is not allowed, and the chat function is not to be used until permitted by the Custos.
  • members of the audience who wish to make comments concerning the thesis can to ask Madam/Mr Custos for the floor in the chat function that opens after the opponent finishes.