Strategic Management

The Strategic Management track focuses on papers related to the formulation and implementation of strategy in all types of organizations as well as strategic dynamics in the marketplace. Submissions in the various areas of strategy literature, such as new venture strategy, innovation strategy, behavioral strategy, value creation, micro level dynamics, planning routines, cognition, business models, data-driven strategy, etc. are also encouraged. All types of papers (theoretical, quantitative, and qualitative) will be considered. In particular we welcome papers which address this year’s conference theme i.e., the effect of emergent technologies on strategic decision making in national and global settings.

 Key areas of interest within this track include (but are not limited to):

  • Strategic Planning
  • Strategy Process
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Corporate Governance
  • Stakeholder Strategies
  • Strategic Cognition
  • Cooperative and Network Strategy
  • Research Methodologies in Strategy
  • Functional Strategy; Global Strategy
  • Business Model; Corporate Strategy
  • Business Strategy; Industry Strategy
  • Environmental Strategy
  • Strategic Human Resources
  • Capabilities and Competencies Generation
  • Implementing Strategy; Performance Management
  • Environmental Strategy
  • Innovation and Knowledge Strategy
  • Behavioral Strategy

Important Dates:

  • Full Paper Deadline: June 30th, 2020
  • Abstract Deadline: July 15th, 2020
  • Panel Proposal Deadline: June 30th, 2020
  • Workshop Proposal Deadline: June 30th, 2020
  • Award Competition Deadline: July 15th, 2020

All deadlines are final as of 12 midnight Central Standard Time (Houston)

08/01/2020    Authors Notified of Paper Acceptance Decision

09/01/2020    Full Paper Revisions Resubmission Deadline

09/15/2020    Conference Registration Deadline