Sub-theme 25: Luck of the Draw – Design or Serendipity, Accident and Change?

Convenors:
Yiannis Gabriel, School of Management, University of Bath, UK
Stephen Linstead, University of York, UK
Sara Louise Muhr, University of Lund, Sweden
Session I: Thursday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Yiannis Gabriel
Tony Huzzard, Stephan Schaefer and Carys Egan-Wyer
Serendipity as capability – Exploring the role of (non) leadership
Discussant(s): Adriana Wilner, Mário Aquino Alves, Tânia Pereira Christopoulos and Paulo Vaz Guimarães
Michela Betta
Organizational sovereignty, serendipity and moral luck
Discussant(s): Martin Wood and Damian Ruth
Session II: Thursday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Sara Louise Muhr
Ishan Jalan, Shuchi Sinha and Eda Ulus
Narratives of misfortune, chance and luck in organizational life: Stories of success and failure
Discussant(s): Stefanie Reissner and Victoria Pagan
Adriana Wilner, Mário Aquino Alves, Tânia Pereira Christopoulos and Paulo Guimaraes
The death of Steve Jobs: How media design fortune from misfortune
Discussant(s): Massimo Garbuio and Ilaria Mazzoleni
Session III: Thursday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Stephen Linstead
Scott Taylor and Kathleen Riach
Burnt out and blown out: The spoiled roots of aspirational identity construction in organizations
Discussant(s): Michal Izak
Eleni Lamprou
Revisiting organizational becoming: Exploring the randomness of organizational practice
Discussant(s): Michela Betta
Session IV: Friday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Sara Louise Muhr
Stefanie Reissner and Victoria Pagan
Managerial storytelling: Skill, art and luck?
Discussant(s): Raghu Garud and Antonio Giuliani
Monika Müller
The various meanings of identification
Discussant(s): Varda Wasserman, Hagit Zimroni and Carolin Aronis
Session V: Friday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Yiannis Gabriel
Philippe Mouricou and Lionel Garreau
Strategizing through visual representations: Sensemaking practices at work in a real estate project
Discussant(s): Monika Müller
Michal Izak
The unmanaged, the foolish and the spiritual – Space for luck and serendipity in organization
Discussant(s): Renata Andreoni Barboza, Eduardo André Teixeira Ayrosa and Rogério Ramalho da Silva
Session VI: Saturday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Sara Louise Muhr
Varda Wasserman, Hagit Zimroni and Carolin Aronis
In-between the organizational corridors – A spatial perspective on the "unmanageable"
Discussant(s): Ishan Jalan, Shuchi Sinha and Eda Ulus
Renata Barboza, Eduardo André Teixeira Ayrosa and Rogerio da Silva
The management of social identity among Toy Art consumers
Discussant(s): Philippe Mouricou and Lionel Garreau
Massimo Garbuio and Ilaria Mazzoleni
Thinking about design: Bio-inspired design for the 21st century
Discussant(s): Kathleen Riach and Scott Taylor
Session VII: Saturday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, G-106 – Chydenia
Chair: Stephen Linstead
Raghu Garud and Antonio Giuliani
A narrative approach to entrepreneurial discovery and creation
Discussant(s): Eleni Lamprou
Martin Wood and Damian Ruth
The art and design of problems
Discussant(s): Tony Huzzard, Stephan Schaefer and Carys Egan-Wyer