SMS

Conference Program Chairs

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Julian Birkinshaw
...is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and Director of the Deloitte Institute at the London Business School. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, the Academy of Social Sciences, and...
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Costas Markides
... is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship and holds the Robert P. Bauman Chair of Strategic Leadership at the London Business School. He received his BA (Distinction) and MA in Economics from Boston University...

Theme Track Chairs

Theme A - New Perspectives on Strategy
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Emilie Feldman
...is an Associate Professor of Management at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, where she studied Economics and...
Theme B - Responding to Disruption
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Lourdes Sosa
... is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management, London School of Economics and Political Science. She studies technology strategy and innovation management. In particular, she focuses on ...
Theme C - New Ways of Working in the Digital Age
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Michael Mol
... is a Professor of Strategic and International Management in the Department of Strategy and Innovation at Copenhagen Business School. His research focuses on the strategic management of larger firms, with particular interests in innovation, especially management innovation and open innovation, sourcing strategy, especially offshoring and outsourcing, and ...
Theme D - Addressing Social Issues
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Ioannis Ioannou
... is Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the London Business School. His research seeks to understand whether, how, and the extent to which the modern business organization contributes towards building a sustainable future. He regularly publishes ...
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Caroline Flammer
...is an Associate Professor and Dean’s Research Scholar at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. Her research interests are in competitive strategy at the intersection of corporate governance, impact...

Interest Group Track Chairs

Track E - Competitive Strategy
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Tomasz Obloj
... is an Associate Professor of Strategy at HEC Paris. His research interests span areas of competitive strategy, organizational design and incentives, and behavioral strategy. He currently serves as an Associate Editor at Strategic Management Journal...
Track F - Corporate Strategy
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Metin Sengul
... is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Carroll School of Management at Boston College. He received his PhD from INSEAD. Metin’s research bridges competitive and corporate strategy by exploring the interdependence of organization design and strategy choices...
Track G - Global Strategy
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Tina Ambos
...is Professor of International Management and the Director of the Institute of Management at the Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM) of the University of Geneva, Switzerland. Her research and teaching interests...
Track H - Strategy Process
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Patricia Klarner
...s a Professor and Director of the Institute for Organization Design at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna). Prior to her current position, she worked on the faculties of the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and the University of Munich...
Track I - Knowledge and Innovation
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Tobias Kretschmer
... is Professor of Strategy, Technology and Organization at the University of Munich and Dean of the Munich School of Management. He is also a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London...
Track J - Strategy Practice
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Eric Knight
...is an Associate Professor in Innovation and Strategic Management at the University of Sydney Business School. His work focuses on how organizations formulate and implement strategies, with a specific interest in challenges associated with strategic change, innovation, and...
Track K - Entrepreneurship and Strategy
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Pinar Ozcan
... is Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Saïd Business School, Oxford University. She specializes in strategy, entrepreneurship, and the emergence of new markets. She completed her Ph.D. at the Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP) at the Stanford University Management Science and Engineering Department, and ...
Track L - Strategic Human Capital
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Anthony Nyberg
...is a Professor at the University of South Carolina who teaches Negotiations, Rewards, and Research Methods. His research examines how organizations compete through people, specifically the strategic role of pay in the attraction, emergence, retention, and motivation of human capital resources...
Track M - Stakeholder Strategy
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Timothy Werner
... is an Associate Professor of Business, Government and Society and the Eleanor T. Mosle Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin’s McCombs School of Business. His research examines external stakeholder management, with a focus on how corporate political activity ...
Track N - Cooperative Strategies
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Olga Bruyaka
... is an Assistant Professor of Management at West Virginia University. She received her PhD in Management from EM Lyon Business School (France). Olga Bruyaka’s research is focused on inter-organizational alliances and ...
Track O - Strategic Leadership and Governance
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Michael Mannor
...is the John F. O’Shaughnessy Associate Professor of Family Enterprise at the University of Notre Dame. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. His research primarily examines how the psychological characteristics of top executives...
Track P - Behavioral Strategy
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Sucheta Nadkarni
...is the Sinyi Professor of Chinese Management at the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School. Her research centers on the micro-foundations of strategy with a specific focus on the strategic implications of CEO personality...

Community Track Chairs

Track R - Research Methods Community
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Asli Musaoglu Arikan
...is an Assistant Professor of Strategic Management at Kent State University. She received her Ph.D. from the Ohio State University with concentrations in Strategic Management and Corporate Finance. Her research focuses on the corporate development...
Track T - Teaching Community
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Myleen Leary
... is the Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the Jake Jabs College of Business & Entrepreneurship at Montana State University. She moved into this position after more than 10 years of faculty experience at Montana State University and ...