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2020 AOM Virtual Annual Meeting (Aug 7 - 11): IM Division Main Program & PDW Program Highlights

  • 1.  2020 AOM Virtual Annual Meeting (Aug 7 - 11): IM Division Main Program & PDW Program Highlights

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    Dear IM Division Members & Friends,


    We hope that you and your family are well and Corona-free. IM Division's Professional Development Workshop (PDW) Chair, William (Bill) Newburry and Program Chair, Katherine Xin have lined up a series of exciting PDW and main program sessions for our 2020 AOM Virtual Annual Meeting, Aug 7 to Aug 11. Below is a list of the highlights. For the full program, please refer to: https://aom.org/events/annual-meeting/annual-meeting-program. Also, please find attached IM Division's July 2020 Newsletter (updated on Aug 3) where you will find more information about the 2020 AOM Annual Meeting as well as new initiatives offered by various IM Division's committees.


    AOM 2020 IM Division Virtual PDW Program Sessions

    IM Division PDW Chair: William (Bill) Newburry


    Junior Scholar Career Development

    • IM Division Doctoral Student Consortium, Session 116, led by Stav Fainshmidt and Chengguang Li (Aug. 8, 10:30 to 12:30 EDT + asyn; application and pre-registration required).
    • IM Division Junior Faculty Consortium, Session 140, led by Birgitte Grogaard and Liena Kano (Aug. 8, 12:30 to 14:00 EDT + asyn; application and pre-registration required).
    • Writing an Award-Winning Dissertation: Advice from Prior IM Division Dissertation Award Finalists, Session 484, led by Davina Vora (asyn)
    • Creating Impactful Research as a Junior Scholar: Advice from IM Division FIU Business Emerging Scholars, Session 475, led by Aya Chacar, (asyn)


    Research and Publishing

    • IM Division Meet the Editors, Session 569, led by our new E.C. member, Grazia Santangelo (asyn)
    • IM Division Paper Development Workshop, Session 584, led by Nandini Lahiri (asyn; application and pre-registration required)
    • Building Meaningful International Collaborations, Session 516, led by Charles Wankel and Agata Stanusch (asyn)



    • Designing Innovative Executive Education Programs that Make Impact in a Changing World, Session 50, led by Carl Fey and Andreas Schotter (Aug. 7, 12:00 to 14:00 EDT),
    • Update Your Teaching Game Plan: Case Teaching Innovations, Session 492, led by Harry Lane and Paul Beamish (asyn)
    • Teaching Global Leadership: Exercises, Curriculum Development, and Best Practices, Session 466, led by Davina Vora (asyn)
    • How to Enhance the Effectiveness of IM Practices: Providing Value to Stakeholders of IB Education, Session 548, led by Yongsun Paik (asyn)


    Institutions and Culture

    • Researching National Innovation Ecosystems: Institutions, Infrastructure, and Firms, Session 582, led by Joseph Cheng (asyn)
    • Culture in Management Research: Best Practices for Use of the GLOBE Culture & Leadership Dimensions, Session 35, led by Stephen Ute and Mary Sully de Luque (Aug. 7, 10:30 to 12:00 EDT)
    • Widening the Lens: Cultural Industry Research in International Business, Session 132, led by Stephanie Wang and Qian Gu (Aug. 8, 12:00 to 14:00 EDT).


    IM Division Co-Sponsored PDW Sessions Submitted within Other Divisions

    • Global Connections: GDO Broadening the AOM Experience for Emerging International Members (Session 2; GDO, IM; August 7, 06:00 to 08:00 EDT)
    • Can We Do It, Yes We Can: Strategies for Non-US Scholars to Succeed in the US Jobs Market (Session 25; IM, OB; Aug. 7, 09:30 to 11:30 EDT)
    • Gender Equality in Iberoamerican Countries (Session 39; GDO, IM, IAM; Aug. 7, 11:00 to 13:00 EDT)
    • Embracing Decolonising-Colonizing Dynamics within Management and Organisational Knowledge (Session 400, CMS, GDO, IM, MH; August 11, 12:00 to 16:00 EDT)
    • Preparing to Become a Global Faculty (Session 465, CAR, IM, OMT; asyn)
    • Broadening Our Sight on Research Partnerships in India (Session 506, INDAM, IM; asyn)
    • What Is 'Systematic' About Systematic Literature Reviews? (Session 527, RM, IM, STR, MED, OB, OMT, ENT; asyn)
    • The Extended Family and Entrepreneurship in Africa: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Session 535, AFAM, ENT, IM; asyn)
    • Global Outlook of Indian Industries @75 (Session 592, INDAM, IM; asyn)
    • Embracing Diversity and Inclusiveness in Organizations: Strategems & Practices from around the World (Session 595, AFAM, GDO, IM, ODC; asyn)
    • From Sustainable Global Value Chains to Circular Economy – Broadening our Sight for North/South (Session 605, ONE, AFAM, IM, OSCM, SIM; asyn)
    • Foregrounding Context in Researching Organisations and Grand Challenges (Session 606, ONE, IM, OMT, SIM; asyn)


    AOM 2020 IM Division Virtual Main Program Sessions

    IM Division Program Chair: Katherine Xin


    IM Division Plenary Session

    • IM Division Plenary: Where is the field of IM heading? Where should it head?

    Session 34, led by Elizabeth Rose (Friday, Aug 7, 10:30am- 12:00pm EDT)


    IM Division Highlights

    • International Management Division Thought Leadership Café, Session 187, led by Katherine Xin (Sunday, Aug 9, 10:30am- 11:30am EDT)
    • IM Division Award for the Best Dissertation in International Management, Session 204, led by Davina Vora (Sunday, Aug 9, 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT)
    • International Management Division Business Meeting, Session 274, led by Anupama Phene (Monday, Aug 10, 10:30am- 11:30am EDT)


    Proceeding & Divisional Award Winning Papers

    • IM Proceeding Paper Session (1), Session 189, chaired by Yin Teng Chew (Sunday, Aug 9, 10:30am- 11:15am EDT)
    • IM Proceeding Paper Session (2), Session 275, chaired by Yu Zhang (Monday, Aug 10, 10:30am- 11:15am EDT)
    • IM Proceeding Paper Session (3), Session 285, chaired by Charles Funk (Monday, Aug 10, 11:15am- 12:15pm EDT)
    • IM Division Award Winning Papers (1), Session 390, chaired by Jaeyong Song (Tuesday, Aug 11, 10:30am- 11:15am EDT)
    • IM Division Award Winning Papers (2), Session 395, chaired by Elizabeth Rose (Tuesday, Aug 11, 11:15am- 12:00pm EDT)


    IM Divisional Awards Finalists

    • CEIBS Best Paper Finalist, Session 117, chaired by Katherine Xin (Saturday, Aug 8, 10:30am- 11:15am EDT)
    • HKUST Best Paper in Global Strategy Finalist, Session 1009 (asyn)
    • Best Paper in Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Finalist, Session 1273 (asyn)
    • Best Paper in OB/HRM/OT Finalist, Session 1368 (asyn)
    • CGIO Best Paper in International Corporate Governance Finalist, Session 1465 (asyn)
    • Georgetown Best Paper in International Business and Policy Finalist, Session 1563 (asyn)
    • Douglas Nigh Award Finalist, Session 768 (asyn)
    • GWU-CIBER Best Paper on Emerging Markets Finalist, Session 922 (asyn)


    IM Division Sponsored and Co-sponsored Symposia

    • Broadening our Sight by Expanding our Horizons: The Future of Intercultural Competence Research (Session 704; AAT, IM, GDO; asyn)
    • Internationalization of State-Owned Firms: Do Governments Help or Hinder? (Session 188; showcase IM; Sunday, Aug 9, 10:30am- 12:00pm EDT)
    • GLOBE 2020: Understanding Cultural Foundations of Trust Across Countries (Session 190; IM, OB, GDO; Sunday, Aug 9, 10:30am- 12:00pm EDT)
    • Nationalism and Institutions: Perspectives and Opportunities for Future Research (Session 276, IM, OMT, STR, Monday, Aug 10, 10:30am- 12:00pm EDT)
    • Rethinking Migration and Multicultural Interactions: Implications for Work Outcomes (Session 1090; IM, OB, GDO; asyn)
    • International Business in a Digital World (Session 1373; IM, TIM, ENT; asyn)
    • Reviving the Liability of Foreignness: Liability of Foreignness Research in the Semi-Globalized Era (Session 279; STR, IM, OMT; Monday, Aug 10, 10:30am- 12:00pm EDT)
    • New New, New Old: Understanding Individual and Contextual Influences on Graduates' Career Choices (Session 980; CAR, HR, IM; asyn)
    • Understanding the Sources of Corporate Corruption at the Intersection of Public-Private Spheres (Session 1226; STR, IM; asyn)
    • Women´s Leadership: A Global Perspective on Career Growth, Biases, and Stakeholder Relationships (Session 1454; GDO, CAR, IM; asyn)
    • Future Directions of Servant Leadership: A Research Incubator (Session 1665; OB, IM, MSR; asyn)


    If you have any questions about the programs, please contact the respective chairs:



    "Stay safe, healthy & happy!"



    Warmest regards,

    Chei Hwee



    Chei Hwee CHUA

    Chair, Communications Committee

    International Management (IM) Division

    Academy of Management




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