The 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - August 4-8, 2017 - Atlanta, Georgia, United States
The Academy of Management Annual Meeting is the premier conference for more than 10,000 students, academics, scholars, and professionals in the scholarly management and organization space. The 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management was held August 4-8, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The program theme was At the Interface.
- AOM 2017 Theme: At the Interface
77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management
THEME: At the Interface
At the Interface
Interface: A common boundary or interconnection between
systems, concepts or human beings (Random House Dictionary, 2016)
That definition highlights the dual nature of interfaces.
Interfaces establish boundaries that differentiate and separate; they mark a
space where insiders can jointly define an organization’s mission, develop an
organizational identity, and participate in organizational activities. But
interfaces also develop connections that facilitate communication, negotiation,
and exchange across organizational boundaries.
Interfaces are increasingly relevant to today’s
organizations, as information, people, and other resources cross organizational
boundaries at unprecedented rates. An
employee conversation held around the company water cooler today is likely to
appear on social media tomorrow. In the
“gig economy,” people may work as employees for only a few short weeks or a
handful of quick shifts, moving from one organization to another without fully
integrating into any of them. And even when
people are in traditional employment relationships with a single organization, mobile
phones and Internet capabilities let them psychologically cross the
organizational boundary dozens of times a day.
As traffic at the interface intensifies, how do we distinguish between
insiders and outsiders, and identify who has a legitimate stake in [more...]
- Exhibits and Sponsorship
The Academy of Management Annual Meeting offers opportunities for attendees to learn more about and meet industry leading publishers, universities, and service providers. Plan time during your visit to the Annual Meeting to stop by the Exhibit Hall to find can't-miss resources.
Looking to Exhibit? Extend your reach through terrific exhibit and sponsorship opportunities! Sales open in early 2016. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
- Online Program
The 2017 Annual Meeting online program for the 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management and the 2017 Teaching and Learning Conference (TLC@AOM) are now available.
Online papers will be available to registered attendees through October 31, 2017. After this date, you will need to contact the author(s) directly.
This truly international conference has over 2,500 sessions and activities to choose from, involving more than 10,000 of the top scholars and researchers from 88 different countries. The online program lets you explore the many division and interest group sessions and build your own customized itinerary, download the top management research papers being presented (open to registrants only), and receive early access to the best paper proceedings.
A sincere thank you to all our sponsors without whom the Academy's 2017 Annual Meeting would not be a success.
Thank you to our 2017 Platinum Sponsors
Thank you to our 2017 Gold Sponsor