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Call for Participants at 2019 AOM PDW on Building a Management Knowledge Navigator

  • 1.  Call for Participants at 2019 AOM PDW on Building a Management Knowledge Navigator

    Posted 16 days ago
    Edited by Victor Zitian Chen 14 days ago
    Call for Participants at 2019 AOM PDW on Building a Management Knowledge Navigator

    Building a Management Knowledge Navigator:
    Organizational Performance for All Primary Stakeholders
    Sunday, Aug 11, 2019
    11:30AM - 2:30PM
    Boston Hynes Convention Center, 306

    Limited to 60 participants
    Please pre-register by noon July 15th, 2019

    Co-Host:
    Victor Z. Chen
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte; GoPeaks.org

    Facilitators for the micro track:
    George Banks
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    Frank Bosco
    Virginia Commonwealth University; metaBUS.org
    Flore Bridoux
    University of Amsterdam
    Anne Tsui
    University of Notre Dame; RRBM.network

    Facilitators for the macro track:
    Bill Glick
    Rice University; RRBM.network
    Charles Dhanaraj
    Temple University
    Steve Sauerwald
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    Marc van Essen
    University of South Carolina

    This PDW seeks to explore and encourage the development of multi-disciplinary, meta-theoretical frameworks ("meta-frameworks") that navigate our knowledge development stocks and help to translate the causes-and-effects for organizational performance. We adopt an inclusive definition of organizational performance. We define it as a plurality of performance metrics concerning all primary stakeholders (investors, customers, employees, and community/ environment), which are considered as the shared set of dependent variables (DVs) for the PDW discussions.
    Thus, the purpose of this PDW is to begin the development of a novel umbrella organizing theories, findings, and research agenda to integrate the increasingly fragmented knowledge silos in management studies. We also brainstorm and review ideas on what novel outlets can be created to visualize, host, and curate such meta-frameworks to enable continued updates, and identify what criteria can be used to evaluate the quality of meta-frameworks.

    We will group the discussions into micro and macro tracks – each with four concurrent tables, each of which will have one facilitator. Following the concurrent discussions, an integrated discussion will be hosted to further brainstorm a more comprehensive meta-framework covering all levels. The most important contribution of this PDW is to recognize the value and start valuing the novelty in knowledge integration as a new priority in management research as our field matures.

    Pre-registration at 2019 AOM PDW on Management Knowledge Navigator by noon July 15, 2019.

    Best regards,

    Victor Chen
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    www.ChenZitian.com
    www.GoPeaks.org

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    Victor Zitian Chen
    Associate Professor of International Management
    Belk College of Business
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    Founding Coordinator
    Global OpenLabs for Performance-Enhancement Analytics and Knowledge System
    GoPeaks.org

    www.ChenZitian.com
    www.GoPeaks.org
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