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.

Member Engagement

Throughout the year, SMS provides opportunities for members to engage through additional content and activities as a benefit of their membership.

SMS Dates

OCTOBER 26-30, 2020
SMS 40th Annual Conference
NOVEMBER 1-30, 2020
SMS Leadership Elections
NOVEMBER 15, 2020
Submission Deadline for SEJ "Catalyzing Change and Innovation in Women’s Entrepreneurship" Special Issue
DECEMBER 10-12, 2020
SMS Special Conference in Hangzhou
DECEMBER 1, 2020
Submission Deadline for GSJ "Complexity & Multinationals" Special Issue
FEBRUARY 5, 2021
Submission Deadline for SEJ "Reframing Social Entrepreneurship Research: Embracing a Strategic Perspective" Special Issue
JULY 1, 2021
Submission Deadline for SEJ "Leading the Digital Transformation of Incumbent Firms" Special Issue
Submission Deadline for SEJ "Environmental Change, Strategic Entrepreneurial Action, and Success" Special Issue
SEPTEMBER 18-21, 2021
SMS 41st Annual Conference

SMS News

What We Do

Contact Us

SMS Executive Office
134 N LaSalle St
Suite 1005
Chicago IL 60602

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


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!

Become a Member!

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

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Media Innovations

Visit the Media Innovations page to join the strategy community in conversations on social media, access VSIs, watch video abstracts, and more!