The Call for Submissions for the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management is now available online and for download as a PDF. The submission system will open toward the end of November, but we recommend reading the submission guidelines, rules and policies, and processes prior to submitting. The submission deadline is January 9, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET for ALL proposals. Good luck, and we hope to see you next August 10-14 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
We hope to benefit from your participation at this year's Annual Meeting, and we invite you to sign up as a reviewer.
The sign-up period is happening now, and the review period is
January 17-February 15.
Are you ready to
volunteer? Visit the Reviewer Sign-Up System
to create a user account or log in and choose your areas of expertise. Be sure
to check out the reviewer
guidelines and resources
for additional information. The sign up process takes less than 10 minutes, and
allows you to select two Divisions or Interest Groups and review no more than
three (3) assignments per division.
To submit your proposal, you will need to…
- Go to the submission
website and use the "Sign In" button. Use the "Sign In"
button even if you do not yet have an account or if you forgot your
username and/or password.
- Enter the title, short title (for PDWs and symposia), and
abstract of your submission using the following instructions:
- Use Title Case for the submission title. Only the first letter
of major title words should be in capital letters. Do NOT submit
the title or abstract in all capital letters. Prepositions and
conjunctions should not be capitalized for the title and the short
title. Example: "Conceptual and Methodological Issues Associated
with Cross-Cultural Research."
- The short title (PDWs and symposia only) must not exceed 30
characters (including spaces) in length.
- The abstract should not exceed 250 words.
- Enter or copy and paste the submission title and abstract into
their respective fields as is. Do not use the "enter" or "return"
- You may submit to up to three divisions or interest groups for
symposium submissions. You will need to select three keywords for
EACH division that will receive your submission.
- Enter your submission ID number as a header on the first page
of your submission. After completing the data entry process, you
will see a page that summarizes all the information you have
entered. This page includes a 5-digit, AOM submission ID number.
Please reference this number whenever you contact the program
chairs or technical support.
- Upload your submission to the website. Your uploaded submission
(for papers ONLY) should not include any author identifying
information. Your submission must comply with the guidelines
and formatting instructions, or your submission may not be
checked in for review. Please make sure you have read all the
scholarly and professional development workshop (PDW) guidelines
and formatting instructions before uploading.
- Finalize your submission by acknowledging several statements on
a checklist. If your submission is not finalized, it will NOT be
reviewed. Please proofread your entry carefully since this is what
will appear in the final program. If any information is entered
incorrectly, it will be incorrectly listed in the program.
Support is available by
completing the form at http://aom.link/meetingssupport.The
support team will attempt to respond within 24 hours (excluding weekends and
holidays). Please recognize that the support team and submission system will be
busy processing a high volume of requests just before the submission deadline. Please do not wait until the
last minute to submit! If the support team response does not
solve the problem or is not clear, you can call +1-914-326-1800, Monday-Friday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm ET (NY time). The support team is not available
December 22 – 31, inclusive, nor January 1.