Conferences

Pre-Registration: 2021 Professional Development Workshop (PDW) Sessions

Time
June 20, 2021

Venue
Guanghua School of Management Xi’an campus, Peking University

Application
There are 16 exciting workshops on the last day of the conference this year. Please refer to the following PDW schedule and prepare application materials as required by some sessions. Admissions will be on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please register for the conference before signing up for the PDW sessions.  

You may find the descriptions, detailed schedules, and submission guidelines of the PDW sessions by clicking the links below each title. 


Schedule

Session ID: 21A

Title: Business Cases Development: When East meets West

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 8:30-11:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B301

Chair/Organizer: William X. Wei, MacEwan University

Presenters

Jingqin Su, Dalian University of Technology;

Jingyue Xu, Renmin University of China;

Spring Xuewei Liu, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Press;

Chin-Ning Chu, Chung Yuan Christian University;

Dezhi Chen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University;

Eric Dolansky, Brock University;

Michael M. Goldman, University of San Francisco;

Gina Grandy, Case Research Journal;

Haibo Hu, Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics;

Taohua Ouyang, Beihang University;

Jianyu Zhang, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics;

Howard Lin, Ryerson University;

Xiaohua Yang, University of San Francisco

Target Participants: Junior scholars conducting case research and publishing teaching cases

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 21F

Theme: Accelerating Meta-Analyses with HubMeta: An Open Science Platform 

Language: English

Format: online (all speaks and audience are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 8.30-10.30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C402

Chair/Organizer: Zhaoli Song, National University of Singapore

Presenter: Piers Steel, University of Calgary

Target Participants: The ones who are interested in conducting a meta-analysis

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: ­—-


Session ID: 21H

Theme: Agency, Actors, Actions (3As) – A New Framework and Its Application to Research on Corporate Technology Innovation

Language: English

Format: in- person (all speakers and audiences will be participating onsite, without an online option)

Time: 8:30-12:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B302

Chair/Organizer: Yifei Sun, Chinese Academy of Sciences University

Presenters:

Yifei Sun, Chinese Academy of Sciences University;

Rongping Mu, Chinese Academy of Sciences University;

Xudong Gao, Tsinghua University;

Jiang Wei, Zhejiang University

Target Participants: This professional development workshop targets doctoral students who are preparing their proposal, recent Ph.D. students and young and middle-aged scholars in corporate strategies, technologies innovations and entrepreneurships. Such participants need to be well aware of the literature in the topics of their interests.

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: up to 20

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 23C

Title: 如何用电影教管理

Language: Chinese

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 14:00- 16:00, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C201

Chair/Organizer: Yi Yang, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Presenters

Sunny Li Sun, University of Massachusetts Lowel;

Bo Zou, Harbin Institute of Technology

Target Participants: 高校创业教师,应届博士生

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 20

Title: Global Strategy Journal Paper Development Workshop

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 9pm-11pm, June 19, Beijing Time

Location: B301

Chairs/Organizers: Dan Li, Indiana University

Presenters

Gabriel Benito, Co-Editor, BI Norwegian Business School

Tailan Chi, Editorial Board, University of Kansas

Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra, Co-Editor, Northeastern University

Dan Li, Former Associate Editor, Indiana University

Peter Ping Li, Editorial Board, Copenhagen Business School

Marjorie Lyles, Senior Advisory Board, Florida International University

Nitin Pangarkar, Editorial Board, National University of Singapore

Torben Pedersen, Former Co-Editor, Bocconi University; Copenhagen Business School

Wei Shi, Editorial Board, University of Miami

Tony Tong, Editorial Board, University of Colorado

Stephanie Wang, Editorial Board, Indiana University

Minyuan Zhao, Editorial Board, Washington University in St. Louise

Target Participants: Open to all scholars -but preference will be given to doctoral students and early career academics

Application Requirements:  Submit paper manuscript

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: submit paper manuscript by May 20, 2021

Prospective participants are invited to submit their paper manuscripts to lid@indiana.edu with the subject “Submission for GSJ PDW at IACMR” by May 20, 2021. Please note that each participant may submit only one manuscript for the GSJ PDW at the IACMR 2021 Conference. The cover page of the manuscript should include all authors’ names, e-mails, and affiliation.


Session ID: 21D

Theme: Applications of Meta-Analysis in Management and Organization Research

Language: English

Format: online (all speaks and audience are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 8:30-11:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B201

Chair/Organizer: Kaifeng Jiang, Ph.D. The Ohio State University

Presenters

Jason Lei Huang, Michigan State University;

Jia Yu, University of Nebraska-Lincoln;

Yucheng Zhang, Hebei University of Technology;

Helen Hailin Zhao, The University of Hong Kong

Target Participants: Students and faculty members of IACMR who are interested in learning how to apply meta-analysis to management and organization research; have basic statistical background (e.g., know the meanings of mean, standard deviation, and confidence intervals) and be familiar with Microsoft Excel and SPSS software.

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: 60

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 22B

Title: Advancing Event Studies in China: A Multilevel and Multi-method Research Agenda

Language: Chinese + English

Format: online (all speaks and audience are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 10:50-12:50, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C402

Chair/Organizer: Dong Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology

Presenters

Dong Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology;

Yang Chen, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics;

Jing Jin, Renmin University of China;

Shengche Ren, Shanghai Maritime University;

Mo Zhang, Shanghai Maritime University

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: 80

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 21B

Theme: Finding Your Research Identity and Purpose: Lessons from Research Award Winners

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 8:30-11:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B401

Chairs/Organizers:

Joon Hyung Park, Nottingham University Business School China;

Amy Yi Ou, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University;

Annie Yi Ruan, Nottingham University Business School China;

Eun Woo Kim, Nottingham University Business School China

Presenters

Greg Distelhorst, University of Toronto

Eric Yanfei Zhao, Indiana University

Chris Lo, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Xuhong Li, Fudan University

Ann Yan Zhang, Peking University

Application Requirements: This workshop includes two parts. The first part of the workshop opens to all. The second part requires pre-registration because the “discovering your solar system” exercise will be conducted among dyads and need pre-PDW preparation. Specifically, participants will submit a reference list of 20 research articles (10 for each participant) for registration (joon.park@nottingham.edu.cn May 30, 2021). The reference list of 20 articles will be generated by going through five top tier journals in their field in the most recent three years, and each participant will choose 10 articles that resonate with him/her the most.

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: May 30, 2021


Session ID: 22C

Theme: Entrepreneurial Social Media Marketing

Language: English

Format: Online (all speaks and audience are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 11:00-11:45, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C403

Chair/Organizer:

Dalong Ma, University of Northern Colorado;

Huan Chen, University of Florida

Presenter

Huan Chen, Ph.D., University of Florida

Zifei “Fay” Chen, Ph.D., University of San Francisco

Dalong Ma, Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado

Chao Miao, Ph.D., Salisbury University

Application Requirements:  —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 23A

Title: Experimental design 101: How to design successful experiments in management research

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 14:00- 16:00, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B301

Chairs/Organizers:

Xi Wen (Carys) Chan, Griffith University;

Xuejiao (Shea) Fan, Rmit University

Presenters

Xi Wen (Carys) Chan, Griffith University;

Xuejiao (Shea) Fan, Rmit University;

Chi-Ying Cheng, Singapore Management University;

Roy Chua, Singapore Management University;

Zhi Liu, Peking University;

Ke Mai, National University of Singapore

Target Participants: Participants who have basic knowledge about experimental research, such as having taken introductory experimental design classes or having some experiences in using this method but still lacking confidence in designing experiments independently.

Application Requirements:  —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline:—-


Session ID: 23D

Theme: Philosophical Issues in Management Research

Language: Chinese

Format: in- person (all speakers and audiences will be participating onsite, without an online option)

Time: 14:00-17:00, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B302

Chairs/Organizers:

Fuli Li, Xi’an Jiaotong University;

Haijiang Wang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology;

Guobin Dai, Central South University

Presenters

Anne Tsui, University of Notre Dame, Peking University, Fudan University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Yunzhou Du, Southeast University

Guobin Dai, Central South University

Fuli Li, Xi’an Jiaotong University

Wei He, Nanjing University

Liangding Jia, Nanjing University

Runtian Jing, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Jian Liang, Tong Ji University

Tao Wang, Grenoble Ecole de Management

Haijiang Wang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Xu Huang, Hong Kong Baptist University

Weiguo Zhong, Peking University

Target Participants: This workshop is designed for faculty colleagues and doctoral students who are interested to discuss the philosophy of management research.

Application Requirements:  —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 23B

Theme: Advanced QCA PDW

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 15:00-18:00, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: B401

Chairs/Organizers:

Yunzhou Du, Southeast University;

Liangding Jia, Nanjing University;

Johannes Meuer, ETH Zurich;

Adrian Dusa, University of Bucharest

Presenter

Yunzhou Du, Southeast University;

Adrian Dusa, University of Bucharest;

Liangding Jia, Nanjing University;

Daomi Lin, Sun-Yat Sen University;

Johannes Meuer, ETH Zurich

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration Deadline: —-


Session ID: 22A

Theme: Artificial Intelligence and HR Research: Dialogue between Academia and Practitioners

Language: Chinese and English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 10:50-12:20, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C201

Chairs/Organizers:

Wei Chi, Tsinghua University;

Jing Zhou, Rice University

Presenters

Junfeng Wu, University of Texas, Dallas;

Xiao Chen, University of Prince Edward Island

Target Participants: Junior and senior researchers interested in interacting with practitioners on the proposed topic, and seek for research ideas and opportunities in this field. Some knowledge or professional experiences on HR functions are necessary for engaging in the meaningful dialog and discussion with the presenters who are entrepreneurs of AI and HR start-up companies.

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline:—-


Session ID: 21C

Theme: Corporate Social Irresponsibility (CSiR) and Sustainable Development

Language: English

Format: Hybrid (speakers and audience can be found both online and onsite)

Time: 8:30-10:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C201

Chair/Organizer

Maoliang Bu, Nanjing University

Presenters

Brayden King, Northwestern University;

Liang Wang, University of San Francesco;

Yi Tang, University of Hong Kong;

Lydia Price, CEIBS

Target Participants: The intended participants will be any researchers with general interests of CSR, CSiR or sustainability, no matter from macro or micro background.

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: —-

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 21E

Theme: Researching Chinese Women Entrepreneurship in a New Era: Opportunities and Challenges

Language: English

Format: online (all speaks and audiences are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 8:30-11:00, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C401

Chairs/Organizers:

Jun Li, University of New Hampshire;

Grace Guo, Sacred Heart University;

Crystal Jiang, Bryant University;

Presenters

Jun Li, University of New Hampshire;

Grace Guo, Sacred Heart University;

Crystal Jiang, Bryant University;

Dev Dutta, University of New Hampshir;

Yiyuan Mai, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Target Participants: Faculty members or Ph.D. students from Western and Chinese institutions of higher education, with expertise and an interest in women (or general) entrepreneurship, particularly with Chinese context.

Application Requirements: —-

No. of Admissions: 25

Submission/Registration deadline: —-


Session ID: 21G

Theme: Strategy Science PDW: Why Strategy Science? What makes for interesting strategy research and the various forms that may take

Language: English

Format: Online (all speaks and audiences are online, physical classrooms will be provided for onsite participants)

Time: 8:30-10:30, June 20 (Beijing Time)

Location: C403

Chairs/Organizers:Daniel Levinthal, University of Pennsylvania; Editor-in-Chief of Strategy Science

Presenters

Joanne Oxley, University of Toronto;

Dennis Yao, Harvard Business School;

Todd Zenger, University of Utah

Target Participants: –

Application Requirements: –

No. of Admissions: –

Submission/Registration deadline: –