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: 

Please Note: The deadlines for submissions have been extended.  The new deadlines are:

  • Full Paper Deadline: May 26, 2019
  • Abstract Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Panel Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Workshop Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Award Competition Deadline: June 15, 2019

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

07/01/2019   Authors Notified of Paper Acceptance Decision

09/01/2019   Full Paper Revisions Resubmission

09/13/2019   Conference Registration Deadline