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The 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - August 4-8, 2017 - Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Annual Meeting:

The Academy of Management Annual Meeting is the premier conference for more than 10,000 students, academics, scholars, and professionals in the scholarly management and organization space. The 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management will be held August 4-8, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The program theme is At the Interface.

We hope to see you all in Atlanta!

Approximate timeline of Annual Meeting information:
(This timeline is approximate and will be updated as dates are finalized. Please check back for details.)

October 18 2016: Call for Submissions and Call for Reviewers sent to members and posted to the website.
November 16, 2016: Submission System opens.
January 10, 2017 (5:00PM ET, NY Time): Submissions deadline.
February 16,2017: Review deadline.
February 2017: Exhibit Hall and Sponsorship sales open.
February 2017: Registration and housing open.
March 2017: Submissions decisions sent.
May 2017: Online program available.
August 4-8, 2017: 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management

  • AOM 2017 Theme: At the Interface

    77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management

    THEME: At the Interface 

    2017 Theme

    At the Interface

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    Interface:  A common boundary or interconnection between systems, concepts or human beings (Random House Dictionary, 2016)

    That definition highlights the dual nature of interfaces. Interfaces establish boundaries that differentiate and separate; they mark a space where insiders can jointly define an organization’s mission, develop an organizational identity, and participate in organizational activities. But interfaces also develop connections that facilitate communication, negotiation, and exchange across organizational boundaries.

    Interfaces are increasingly relevant to today’s organizations, as information, people, and other resources cross organizational boundaries at unprecedented rates.  An employee conversation held around the company water cooler today is likely to appear on social media tomorrow.  In the “gig economy,” people may work as employees for only a few short weeks or a handful of quick shifts, moving from one organization to another without fully integrating into any of them.  And even when people are in traditional employment relationships with a single organization, mobile phones and Internet capabilities let them psychologically cross the organizational boundary dozens of times a day.  As traffic at the interface intensifies, how do we distinguish between insiders and outsiders, and identify who has a legitimate stake in [more...]

  • Exhibits and Sponsorship

    ExhibitsThe Academy of Management Annual Meeting offers opportunities for attendees to learn more about and meet industry leading publishers, universities, and service providers. Plan time during your visit to the Annual Meeting to stop by the Exhibit Hall to find can't-miss resources. 

    Looking to Exhibit? Extend your reach through terrific exhibit and sponsorship opportunities! Sales open in early 2016. Please contact to learn more.

  • Online Program

    The 2017 Annual Meeting online program for the 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management and the 2017 Teaching and Learning Conference (TLC@AOM) are now available.

    Online papers will be available to registered attendees through October 31, 2017. After this date, you will need to contact the author(s) directly.

    This truly international conference has over 2,500 sessions and activities to choose from, involving more than 10,000 of the top scholars and researchers from 88 different countries. The online program lets you explore the many division and interest group sessions and build your own customized itinerary, download the top management research papers being presented (open to registrants only), and receive early access to the best paper proceedings.

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