Events: report

EGOS 2014: Observing newness generation at conferences

Ariane Berthoin Antal writes about EGOS 2014: Conferences are interesting places for checking out how newness is generated. The professional purpose of these events is to share new research ideas and collect feedback in the hopes of getting their value recognized in the academic community. In other words, it is about establishing the newness of our work as scholars. The interactions between participants and with our materials in this process various kinds of moves between new and old. The EGOS 2014 symposium in Rotterdam this week, specifically in the track “Art, Design, and Organization” (ADO) offered a fruitful platform for observing and contributing to these moves.

EGOS Colloquium Montreal Videos

Watch highlights of the EGOS 2013 Colloquium in Montreal: Opening keynotes, keynote, subplenary sessions and awards ceremony. It was a great time! Thank you HEC + Montreal!

2014 The Medici Summer School in Management Studies in Florence

The Medici Summer School in Management Studies for doctoral students and young researchers will be held in Florence, June 1-6, 2014. The School is sponsored in collaboration with organizing faculty from Alma GS (University of Bologna), HEC School of Management, and Stern School of Business (New York University).

International Network of Analytical Sociologists (INAS) Conference in Mannheim

Now in its seventh year, the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Analytical Sociologists (INAS) will convene at the historic Baroque palace that is home to the University of Mannheim in Germany - June 6 and 7, 2014.

EGOS Rotterdam 2014: pre-Colloquium Paper Development Workshops (PDWs)

Eleven pre-Colloquium Paper Development Workshops (PDWs) will take place on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, i.e. prior to the upcoming EGOS Colloquium 2014 in Rotterdam. Submission period: February 1 to March 31, 2014

Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)

International Conference at Goethe-University, November 22-23, 2013: The conference this year will include three panels on cutting-edge topics in set-theoretic research, a round table discussion focusing on future developments in QCA-based research, a poster session, and two panels on more or less far developed QCAs. On the following pages you will find further information on the conference and your stay at Frankfurt.

10th Workshop New Institutionalism, Rome 2014, March 20-21

The 10th workshop of the new institutionalism network will be held in the eternal city of Rome. Rome is not only a worldwide symbol of persistence but also a venue for change, like the one experienced in 2013 by the Roman Catholic Church, perhaps the most persistent among the institutions in Rome. Institutional views of persistence and change therefore find a perfect environment in the eternal city.

2014 OMT Professional Development Workshop: Call for Proposals

In Philadelphia, August 1-5, 2014, we would like to see PDW sessions creatively and innovatively addressing the Division's Mission of attracting, developing and serving academics and practitioners who wish to advance understanding of organizations and organizing. Possible PDWs might, for example, introduce participants to novel, under-utilized or developing theoretical perspectives, and offer insight into directions for future research.

Sub-theme 09: Newness in the academy – the burden of formatted spaces

Ariane Berthoin Antal from the WZB (Berlin/Germany) writes about her experiences in sub-theme 09 at the EGOS Colloquium in Montreal.

If you like EGOS, visit LAEMOS too

5th LAEMOS Colloquium: Latin American and European Meeting on Organization Studies, Cuba, 2-5 April 2014


9th Organization Studies Summer Workshop 2014

The topic of the 9th workshop is: "Resistance, resisting, and resisters in and around organizations". The workshop takes place in Corfu, Greece, from 22 to 24 May 2014.

After Method in Organization Studies

A one day seminar on methodological challenges of understanding the world as "messy" at the Stockholm University School of Business, October 21, 2013.


11th SCANCOR Phd Workshop on Institutional Theory

This Ph.D. workshop - this time hosted by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem - brings together scholars who are developing novel solutions to these challenges, most notably to issues of change and variety, as well as measurement of institutional influences and effects. The faculty will present current research, review recent papers, and discuss new methodological tools that deepen the institutional agenda.


Paper development workshop a great success ‘down under’

Co-hosted by UTS Business School, University of Technology, Sydney and the Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales, a paper development workshop thematically focused on ‘Organizing Practices’ took place in Sydney on April 4-5, 2013.

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