Register for the Survey


If you would like to receive more information or register for the survey, please contact the local IPS representatives in your own country of residence. Contact details can be found below.



Aalto University School of Business

Dr. Katri Kauppi



Audencia, Nantes


Dr. Thomas Johnsen



University College Dublin


Dr. Eamonn Ambrose



EADA Business School


Dr. Desirée Knoppen



Högskolan i Gävle


Prof. dr. Lars Bengtsson


Linköpings Universitet


Dr. Nicolette Lakemond



Politecnico di Milano

Dr. Davide Luzzini



Universität der Bundeswehr, München


Prof. dr. Michael Eßig


United States of America

West Virginia University


Ednilson Bernades, Ph.D.


Bowling Green State University


Janet Hartley

Great Britain


Aston Business School


Dr. Daniel Chicksand


Who is IPS?

The International Purchasing Survey (IPS) project is a research initiative of academic researchers in Purchasing and Supply Management from 9 different countries. Currently, the following institutes are involved: Politecnico di Milano (Italy), Universität der Bundeswehr München (Germany), Linköpings Universitet and Högskolan i Gävle (Sweden), Aalto University School of Economics (Finland), EADA Business School (Spain), West Virginia University and Bowling Green State University (United States of America), Audencia, Nantes(France), University College Dublin (Ireland) and the Aston Business School (Great Britain).