The 2nd Annual UNT Global Digital Retailing Research Center Student Research Symposium was previously scheduled for April 16, 2020 in conjuction with our annual Consumer Experience Symposium. Due to COVID-19, the event was presented virtually via Zoom on Friday May 1, 2020 from 12:00 - 1:00 CST. The virtual symposium can be viewed in its entirety here.


Conference Agenda
  • Opening Remarks - Linda Mihalick
  • Welcome – Dr. Jana Hawley
  • Panel Discussion - Graduate and Undergraduate Research & Projects in CMHT - Dr. Jana Hawley, Dr. Kim Williams, Dr. Bugao Xu and Dr. Judith Forney 
  • Introduction to 2020 Student Submissions and Review Process – Dr. Daniel Spears 
  • Audience Review of Student Video Presentations 
  • Presentation of Award Recipients - Dr. Jana Hawley
  • Closing Remarks - Dr. Jana Hawley and Dr. Daniel Spears

13 projects were submitted for review by the CMHT Research Committee and the top 6 projects were awarded during the May 1 online event. A full list of project titles, student names and their faculty advisors can be viewed here.

2020 Research Symposium Winners

View the six winning presentations here.

2020 Research Symposium Student Video Presentation Gallery

All student research video presentations can be viewed here.