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

JANUARY 21, 2020
Submission Deadline for Proposals for SMS Special Conference in Hangzhou
FEBRUARY 21, 2020
Submission Deadline for Proposals for SMS Annual Conference in London
MARCH 25-27, 2020
SMS Special Conference in Berkeley
JUNE 12-14, 2020
SMS Special Conference in Hangzhou
OCTOBER 1, 2020
Submission Deadline for Proposals for SRF Programs
OCTOBER 24-27, 2020
SMS Annual Conference in London
NOVEMBER 1-30, 2020
SMS Leadership Elections

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!

2019 Election Results

We are excited to share the results from this year's elections for SMS Leadership!

Elections were open from November 1 to November 30 for SMS Members to cast their votes for members of the Board of Directors, and leaders of the Interest Groups & Communities.

In January, we will welcome back Julian Birkinshaw and Sharon Matusik, and welcome Heli Wang to the Board for three-year terms. 

We also look forward to welcoming the newly elected Associate Program Chairs and Representatives-at-Large from our Interest Groups and Communities. Click below to view these results!

picture of Julian Birkinshaw
Julian Birkinshaw
London Business School
picture of Sharon Matusik
Sharon Matusik
University of Colorado, Boulder
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Heli Wang
Singapore Management University

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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


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.

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