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

MARCH 28-30, 2019
Special Conference in Las Vegas
JUNE 13-15, 2019
Special Conference in Frankfurt
OCTOBER 19-22, 2019
Annual Conference in Minneapolis

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!

2018 Election Results

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

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

We welcome Africa Ariño of IESE Business School as the incoming President-Elect for the Board of Directors. She will serve in this role for 2 years before proceeding to the role of President for two years, then Past President for two years. 

In January, we will also welcome back Ruth Aguilera, and welcome Dovev Lavie and George Stalk Jr 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!

SMS News

What We Do

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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