The International Management (IM) Division invites submissions of papers and symposia for the 84th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM 2024) held in person in Chicago 9-13 August 2024. The theme for the AOM 2024 is Innovating for the Future: Policy, Purpose, and Organizations, should be particularly salient to the IM Division as international connections often play a key role in shaping innovations and their consequences.
The International Management (IM) Division of the Academy of Management brings together a global community of scholars researching and teaching management themes with a cross-border or cross-cultural dimension. These include the influence of the context (e.g., geopolitical and technological changes) on international management and the contribution of management to addressing global social and environmental challenges. Members of the IM community conduct research on themes such as:
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The AOM 2024 theme, Innovating for the Future: Policy, Purpose, and Organizations, raises many research questions of concern to IM scholars, such as:
Please consider submitting symposium proposals that explore any of these questions applying international perspectives and a variety of theoretical lenses. Symposia offer a great opportunity to examine interfaces by engaging in meaningful and highly interactive dialog among the panelists and with the audience.
All authors submitting their papers to the IM Division are eligible for the following best paper awards at the 2024 Annual Meeting:
Note that at least one author in the paper co-author team must be an IM Division member to be eligible for these awards.
All paper and symposium submissions must be completed by Tuesday, 9 January 2023 at 17:00 ET (GMT-5/UTC-5). The Submission Center will open in early December 2023- so there is plenty of time to avoid the last-minute rush! Submission guidelines are available on the AOM website.
Reviewing: If you submit a paper, we also expect you to serve as a reviewer. Please sign up! Select the IM Division and topic codes that reflect your areas of expertise. We will ask you to review about three submissions between mid-January and mid-February 2024, and to provide authors with thoughtful and constructive comments that are developmental in nature. The Division recognizes the best reviewers with Best Reviewer Awards. The 2024 Reviewer System will open in early December 2023. Thank you in advance!
With your excellent paper and symposium submissions, and your invaluable assistance with the reviewing process, we look forward to an informative and thought-provoking IM program. See you in Chicago in August 2024!