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Project Management at AOM

24 July 2019

PMI is committed to supporting forums that deliver relevant, high-quality content by and for academics in project management and related fields. That is why PMI has been a sponsor of the Academy of Management (AOM) annual meeting for several years.

To highlight the presence of project management at this year’s AOM conference, PMI would like to highlight the following sessions that showcase project management.

The 2019 AOM Conference will be held in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, August 9-13, 2019.

If you are attending AOM, please visit PMI at Booth 513 in the exhibit hall!

 


 

Temporary Organizing: Exclusion or Inclusion?

Friday, August 9, 1:00PM – 2:30PM

PDW Workshop | Division Sponsors: OMT, HR, ODC, TIM

Location: Boston Hynes Convention Center, Room 313

Presenters: Jorg Sydow, Timo Braun, Robert J DeFillippi, Jonas Söderlund, Fredrik Tell, Peter S Ring

 

Project Management and Modern Slavery: Inhibitor or Enabler?

Friday, August 9, 3:15PM – 4:45PM

PDW Workshop | Division Sponsors: SIM, PNP

Location: Westin Copley Place Boston, Simmons

Presenters: Naomi Brookes, Tyrone Pitsis, Giorgio Locatelli, Hinrich Voss, Matthew Christopher Davis, Jacqueline Glass

 

The Road to Nowhere: Knowing When to Call it Quits with Papers, Projects, and People

Saturday, August 10, 10:45AM – 12:45PM

PDW Workshop | Division Sponsors: OB

Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Republic B

Presenters: Jaron Harvey, Diane Bergeron, John J. Sumanth, Michael Baer, Marcus Butts, Elizabeth Wolfe Morrison, Shefali Patil, Sharon Parker, Abbie J. Shipp

 

If Running a Consulting or Service Learning Class Project Is Overwhelming: The Spotlight Project

Sunday, August 11, 8:30AM – 9:30AM

Symposium | Division Sponsors: TLC

Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Grand Ballroom Salon J

Presenter: Sarah Woodside

Note: This session is part of the Teaching and Learning Conference (TLC) and requires separate registration and fee.

 

New Approaches for Learning Analytics and Business-Projects as Learning Enhancers for Students

Sunday, August 11, 10:50AM – 11:50AM

Symposium | Division Sponsors: TLC

Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Grand Ballroom Salon J

Presenters: Andrea Honal, Jaensch Alexander, Paul Forrester, Juergen Bleicher

Note: This session is part of the Teaching and Learning Conference (TLC) and requires separate registration and fee.

 

Organizations, Temporality, and Digital Transformation

Monday, August 12, 9:45AM – 11:15AM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: OCIS

Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Vermont

Chair: Anu Sivunen

Papers: Temporality in Socio-material Relations in Organizations; The Impact of Digitalisation on Organisations— A Review of the Empirical Literature; From punctuation to equilibrium: A longitudinal assessment of enterprise systems user performance; The Complexity of Interorganizational Collaboration: The Role of IT as a Source of System Tension

 

Engagement with Stakeholders

Monday, August 12, 9:45AM – 11:15AM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: SIM

Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Nantucket

Chair: Lori Verstegen Ryan

Papers: A Knowledge Problems Approach to Conceptualizing Stakeholder Engagement Research; Stakeholders’ Relationships as a Microfoundation for Open Innovation; Grateful Exchange Process: A Theoretical Framework of Gratitude in Workplace Relationships; Unpacking Stakeholder Management as a Practice

 

Collaboration and Interorganizational Relations

Monday, August 12, 11:30AM-1:00PM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: OMT

Location: Boston Hynes Convention Center, Room 108

Chair: Jorg Sydow

Papers: It’s not that Obvious! When Do Interorganizational Big Data Technologies Allow Cooperative Dynamics?; Orchestrating Inter-Organizational Networks to Deliver Megaprojects; Strategic Balance of Asymmetric Interdependence and Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions; The Role of Boundary Organizations in Collaborations between Incumbent Firms and Start-ups

 

Project Management

Monday, August 12, 3:00PM – 4:30PM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: OSCM

Location: Westin Copley Place Boston, Courier

Chair: Ofer Zwikael

Papers: Effective Comprehensive Practices to Enhance Project Investment Decisions and Operations Performance; Constructing Algorithms for Forecasting High (Low) Project Management Performance; An Integrated Project Evaluation Framework: Appraisal, Monitoring and Performance Judgement; PMO Longevity & Implementation Phase Variables

 

Meet the Editors of Project Management and Operations Management Journals

Monday, August 12, 4:45PM – 6:15PM

Exhibitor Session | Sponsored by PMI

Location: Boston Hynes Convention Center, Room 101

Jonas Söderlund, John Steen, Martina Huemann, Tyson Browning

 

Organizational Innovation: Organizing for Innovation

Monday, August 12, 4:45PM – 6:15PM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: TIM

Location: Boston Hynes Convention Center, Room 305

Chair: Sebastian Gurtner

Papers: Division Of Innovative Labor And The Organization Of Corporate Science And Invention; How Collaboration with Different Level of Engagement Influence Firm’s Radical Innovation; Routines as truces in temporary multi-organizations; Variety of R&D Governance Structures: A Transaction Cost Economics Perspective

 

Multi-Method and Multi-Level Perspectives on Multiple Team Memberships

Tuesday, August 14, 8:00AM – 9:30AM

Symposium | Division Sponsors: OB, HR, ODC

Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Back Bay Ballroom C

Ozias Moore, Tammy L. Rapp, Sal Mistry, Bradley L. Kirkman, Valerio Incerti, Francesca Bellesia, Fabiola Bertolotti, Katherine Chudoba, Kelly Fadel, Elisa Mattarelli, Paula Ungureanu, Eean Crawford, Bradley R. Mecham, Greg L. Stewart, Bradford S. Bell, Stefan Berger, Hendrik Johan Van De Brake, Heike Bruch, Heejin Kim, Julija Mell, Sujin Jang, Enver Yücesan, Mark Mortensen

 

Organizational Communication and Leadership

Tuesday, August 14, 9:45AM – 11:15AM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: OCIS

Location: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Grand Ballroom Salon D

Chair: Julia Eisenberg

Papers: The Relationship Between Motivating Language and Servant Leadership; Leadership Emergence and Impact on Open Source Software Project Success: A Comparative Case Study; CEO Rhetorical Communication Strategies Following Large-Scale Data Breaches; Uncertainty and Rhetoric: Letting the numbers speak for themselves

 

Middle Managers in Strategy Work: Projects, Practices, and Identities

Tuesday, August 14, 9:45AM-11:15AM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: SAP

Location: Boston Park Plaza, Holmes

Chair: Saku Mantere

Papers: Exploring the link between managerial identities and strategy – how individual life stories matter; Narrative and narrator credibility during identity change: A comparative study of two subsidiaries; Middle Managers Strategizing Practices and its Effects on Implementation; Integration Projects as Relational Spaces Catalyzing Acquired Middle Managers’ Strategic Action

 

Novel Organizational Forms

Tuesday, August 14, 3:00PM – 4:30PM

Paper Session | Division Sponsors: OMT

Location: Boston Hynes Convention Center, Room 108

Chair: Jovana Karanovic

Papers: The Accelerator as an Organizational Form: A Review and Reconceptualization; ‘Pure’ Information Provision: The Implications of Artificial Intelligence for Organizational Design; A Configuration Perspective of Project Management; Sharing is Caring: How Decentralization in DLTBO Drives the Success of Temporary Organizations