Welcome to the
Strategic Management Society!

Our organization is unique in bringing together the worlds of reflective practice and
thoughtful scholarship. The Society consists of over 3,000 members representing a
kaleidoscope of backgrounds and perspectives from more than 80 different countries.
Membership, composed of academics, business practitioners, and consultants,
focuses on the development and dissemination of insights on the strategic management
process, as well as on fostering contacts and interchange around the world.

SMS Dates

December 14-16, 2017
Special Conference in Costa Rica
February 21, 2018
Submission Deadline for SMS Paris
March 15-17, 2018
Special Conference in Sao Paulo
June 7-9, 2018
Special Conference in Oslo
September 22-25, 2018
Annual Conference in Paris
December 15-18, 2018
Special Conference in Hyderabad

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What We Do

Get Involved!

Already a member? New to the SMS? There are many ways to get involved: you can join our Interest Group or Community Leadership and plan a workshop or organize a panel session; you can organize a special conference; or you can become an editor for one of our journals or a reviewer for a conference! Explore our site to find where you'll make connections in the SMS!

Contact Us

SMS Executive Office
Rice Building
Suite 215
815 W Van Buren Street
Chicago IL 60607

Phone: +1 312 492 6224
Fax: +1 312 492 6223


SMS Reading Circle!

We are excited to announce that the SMS has launched a new program for our membership: the SMS Reading Circle. Spear-headed by the leadership of the Corporate Strategy and Knowledge & Innovation Interest Groups, we are accepting submissions through the website for friendly review. To learn more about this initiative and how to submit, please click below.

Become a Member!

We happily welcome new members to the Society! For more information on the benefits of membership and and how to join, please click here.

Call for SMJ Special Issue!

Be sure to check out the Call for Papers for the SMJ Special Issue: Question-Driven and Phenomenon-Based Empirical Strategy Research. To learn more, click below!