AcadeMY News Archive

August 2019

01 Aug 2019
In this issue: Annual Meeting 2019 in Boston - "Understanding the Inclusive Organization"
 
 
 

THE ANNUAL MEETING EDITION

 

This year’s theme, " ", has significant meaning for the Academy of Management as a whole: not only do our sessions highlight the management and organizational questions that advance our understanding of the inclusive organization, the Academy itself has realized inclusivity through our membership.

 

This year, as you explore the Annual Meeting in Boston, you’ll notice that attendees hail from more countries than ever before (92, to be exact), and more members from around the world will be traveling to Boston than those from within the U.S. We are well on our way to reaching our 2022 goal of becoming the premier global community for management and organization scholars.

 

To answer the calls from the business community for practices and policies designed to drive the empowerment and contributions of their workforce, our members have responded with an incredible variety of sessions. More than will discuss such issues as inclusivity of LGBTQ employees, women’s impact on diversity, justice in the #MeToo era, and adapting to AI on a global scale.

 

This Special Annual Meeting Edition of the AcadeMY News offers a wide range of meeting information—such as session highlights, technology resources, and dining and entertainment options in and around Boston. Be sure to explore the and download our to stay connected throughout the conference.

 

If you aren’t registered to attend, there is still time! #AOM2019 is on its way to becoming one of the highest-attended Annual Meetings in AOM history. and add your voice to the premier conference for management and organization scholars from around the globe.

 

We look forward to seeing you in Boston!

 

#AOM2019 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

 

FEATURED ALL-ACADEMY SESSIONS

 

 

 

This year's Annual Meeting Program is available in three electronic formats: , , and the . These versions of the program are easily accessible, simple to use, and help reduce waste. Printed schedules will be offered onsite in limited quantities.

 

Visit the page for more information or the at the Annual Meeting where AOM staff will be available to answer your questions about the printed and online versions of the program.

 

 
 
 

welcomes speaker Andrew H. Van de Ven, Professor Emeritus and Academy of Management Past-President.

Sunday, August 11, 12-1:30PM

Marriott Boston Copley, Grand Ballroom, Salon EF

* is required for TLC@AOM

 
 

 

LOCAL HIGHLIGHTS AND ONSITE INFORMATION

FOR ANNUAL MEETING ATTENDEES

 

Boston, one of the oldest cities in the United States, has a little something for everyone. Be sure to visit the our Meetings Team has put together offering tips, tidbits, and even a discount or two to enrich your stay in Boston during the Annual Meeting:

  • About Boston
  • Business Centers
  • In Case of Emergency
  • Making the Most of Your Stay
  • Special Offers
  • Travel and Transportation
  • Weather
  • What to Do
  • Where to Eat

ONSITE INFORMATION

 
  • : your one-stop shop with AOM representatives to assist you with membership, publications, program, housing, technology and general information.
  • : registration area and express check-in kiosk locaton information.
  • : #AOM2019 hotel locations and a great glimpse of nearby local attractions.
  • : welcome room and New Member Orientation information, along with some helpful tips to help you get the most out of your first Annual Meeting.
  • : Wi-Fi login, Technology Center locations, and more.
 
 
 

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MEET THE EDITORS

Learn about the journals, meet the editorial teams, and get tips on writing a successful paper. All are welcome! Find us at the Publications booth in at the Boston Hynes Convention Center: Exhibition Hall A. Get the full schedule .

 
 

 

Stop by the Insights Café at the Annual Meeting in Boston August 9-13. Get a free wake-up cup, and check out , our online magazine for managers, scholars, teachers, and students. We’ll be there to answer questions 8AM-5PM. (Coffee and tea served 8AM-10AM.)

 
 
 
 

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR EDITOR

Call for Nominations for the position of editor for each of the

Academy of Management journals listed below:

 

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MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

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IN MEMORIAM

 

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Even though #AOM2019 has yet to begin, it’s never too early to plan ahead. Take a look at all the AOM events taking place this fall and throughout 2020 at locations around the world.

 

2020 ANNUAL MEETING

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: August 7-11

For more information, visit

 

SPECIALIZED CONFERENCES

Featuring a portfolio of intimate and engaging

new meeting opportunities for AOM members outside the United States.

For more information, visit

 

Bled, Slovenia: October 23-25, 2019

 

Mexico City, Mexico: April 15-17, 2020

 

 

AOM JOURNAL PAPER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

Providing authors with guidance and expertise in their manuscript development for future submission to an Academy journal. Workshops are held around the world and include presentations, roundtable discussions, and practical and developmental feedback from the journal editors and fellow peers.

For more information, visit

 

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