Global Strategy IG

Global Strategy Leadership


Program Chair

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Tina Ambos
University of Geneva

Associate Program Chair

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Rian Drogendijk
University of Groningen

Engagement Officer

This Interest Group focuses on international or global firms. It is explicitly concerned with the impact of evolving global, international, and regional cultural, social, economic, technological, environmental, and political forces on the development and content of organization forms and strategies. Other specific interests include comparative strategic and organizational studies, cross-border management of corporate or business strategy and operations, parent-subsidiary relationships, and foreign location entry strategies.

Webinar: Navigating Virtual Academic Conferences for PhD Students and Early Career Scholars

Friday, August 28, 2020 from 3pm to 5pm UTC

This webinar seeks to support PhD students and early career scholars with their preparation for virtual conferences. It focuses on how to virtually present research ideas, how to widen own networks in a virtual academic conference, and how to navigate the new academic environment for careers. During the webinar attendees will be connected with established scholars who will guide discussions in smaller groups. 

The webinar will last 2 hours and is a combination of short mentor presentations and small group discussions. Each mentor is allocated to 2-3 participants. 

Organizers and moderators: Kristin Brandl, University of Victoria and Vittoria Scalera, University of Amsterdam 

Mentors (in alphabetical order):

  • Prithwiraj Choudhury, Harvard University
  • Rian Drogendijk, University of Groningen
  • Birgitte Grøgaard, BI Norwegian Business School
  • Felipe Monteiro, INSEAD
  • Chang Hoon Oh, Simon Fraser University
  • Becky Reuber, University of Toronto
  • Paul Vaaler, University of Minnesota
  • Minyuan Zhao, Washington University in St. Louis

This session is organized by the Global Strategy Interest Group.

Apply by August 10th, 2020

*Live webinar participation is a benefit of membership in the Strategic Management Society. You can learn more and join by clicking here.

Moving Your Strategy Course Online



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Joao Albino-Pimentel
Copenhagen Business School
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Kristin Brandl
University of Victoria
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Birgitte Grøgaard
BI Norwegian Business School


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Esther Tippmann
National University of Ireland Galway
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Vittoria Giada Scalera
University of Amsterdam
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Paul Vaaler
University of Minnesota