Conference Organizing

B Corp Academic Community

Cultural Perspectives on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Strategy

  • 2017 West Coast Research Symposium Doctoral Consortium (co-organizer), 9/2016-9/2017
  • Cultural Perspectives on Strategic Management. Organizers: Joel Gehman, Krsto Pandza. Panelists: Shaz Ansari, Rudy Durand, Candy Jones, Mike Lounsbury, Richard Whittington. Strategic Management Society, Berlin, Germany, September 18, 2016.
  • 2016 West Coast Research Symposium Doctoral Consortium (organizing committee), 3/2016-9/2016
  • 2015 West Coast Research Symposium Doctoral Consortium (organizing committee), 6/2015-9/2015
  • OMT, TIM, RM, GDO, PNP PDW. Cultural Entrepreneurship in Action: Innovative Methods and Research Designs. Organizers: Vern Glaser, Joel Gehman, Jochen Kroezen. Participants: Peer C. Fiss, Matthew G. Grimes, Mark T. Kennedy, Hovig Tchalian. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 8, 2015.
  • OMT, TIM, BPS, MOC, ENT PDW. Cultural Design and Designing Culture: Institutions, Values and Entrepreneurship. Organizers: Joel Gehman, Matthew G. Grimes, Tyler Wry, Jean Clarke. Presenters: Howard Aldrich, Ted Baker, Raghu Garud, Mary Ann Glynn, Andrew Hargadon, Michael Lounsbury, Alan Meyer, Siobhan O’Mahony, Violina Rindova, Majken Schultz, Klaus Weber. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, August 1, 2014.
  • Innovation for Societal Impact: A Process Perspective. Organizers: Raghu Garud, Joel Gehman, Krsto Pandza. University of Leeds, UK, September 26, 2013.
  • OMT, TIM, ENT PDW. Cultural Perspectives on Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Organizers: Jean Clarke, Joel Gehman, Tyler Wry. Presenters: Daniel Beunza, Joep Cornelissen, Santi Furnari, Raghu Garud, Michael Lounsbury, Krsto Pandza, Chad Navis, Violina Rindova. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA, August 10, 2013.

Energy and the Environment

  • ONE, OMT, BPS PDW. Researching the Organization of Energy: Dirty, Clean and In-Between. Organizers: Joel Gehman, Dror Etzion, Lianne M. Lefsrud. Presenters: Austin Brown (NREL), Magali Delmas, Nathan Furr, Robert P. Gephart, Ashton Hawk, Alfred Marcus, Gonçalo Pacheco-de-Almeida, Gail Whiteman, Charlene Zietsma. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, August 2, 2014.

Institutional Theory

  • Co-Convenor, Standing Working Group: Institutions, Innovation, and Impact: How Institutional Theory Matters, 2018-2021, European Group for Organization Studies Colloquium, 6/2016-
  • 2018 Alberta Institutions Conference (organizing committee), Alberta School of Business, 10/2016-
  • 2015 Alberta Institutions Conference (co-organizer), Alberta School of Business, 1/2014-9/2015

Methods

  • Showcase Symposium. Theory-Method Packages: A Comparison of Three Qualitative Approaches to Theory Building. Organizers: Joel Gehman, Vern Glaser. Participants: Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Dennis A. Gioia, Ann Langley, Kevin G. Corley. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, USA, August 8, 2016. Academy of Management Proceedings. 1: 12424. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2016.12424symposium.
  • All Academy Theme PDW. Making Organizations Meaningful: What’s Next in Measurement, Data, and Analytic Toolkits. Organizers: Joel Gehman. Participants: Jonathan Bundy, Scott D. Graffin, Matthew G. Grimes, Timothy R. Hannigan, Joseph Porac, Sara B. Soderstrom, James B. Wade, Klaus Weber. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, USA, August 7, 2016.

Performativity

  • OMT, TIM, SAP, CMS PDW. Developing a Research Agenda to Advance Perspectives on Performativity. Organizers: Vern Glaser, Joel Gehman. Participants: Daniel Beunza, Laure Cabantous, Raghu Garud, Jean-Pascal Gond, Wanda Orlikowski, Susan Scott.Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 7, 2015.
  • OMT, TIM, BPS Symposium. Theories of Performativity and the Performativity of Theory. Organizers: Raghu Garud, Joel Gehman. Presenters: Daniel Beunza, Laure Cabantous, Luciana D’Adderio, Liliana Doganova, Fabrizio Ferraro, Raghu Garud, Joel Gehman, Jean-Pascal Gond, Neil Pollock, Paula Ungureanu. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, August 5, 2014. Academy of Management Proceedings. 1: 11052. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2014.11052symposium.

Sustainability

  • Co-Convenor, Subtheme 26: The Role of Organizations in Sustainability Transitions, 2017, European Group for Organization Studies Colloquium, 4/2016-8/2017
  • 2015 CCCSR-ATB Sustainability Workshop (co-organizer), Alberta School of Business, 9/2015-11/2015