IFSAM 2020 ONLINE CONGRESS PROPOSAL
December 4-7, 2020
(in cooperation & connection with EURAM 2020 conference)
Xavier Castañer (HEC Lausanne) & Sibel Yamak (Wolverhampton U) Co-chairs
EURAM reps at IFSAM council
and
IFSAM president-elect and executive committee member at large, respectively October 16, 2020

IMPORTANT: To be able to take advantage of the special early bird registration rate (150 euros) offered by EURAM to members of IFSAM organizations, you need to register before the end of October (after that the registration rate is higher). Registration to the EURAM online annual conference (Dec 4-6) gives you access not only to the IFSAM 2020 online program but, obviously, to the entire EURAM conference program which contains more than 750 papers to be presented in 250 paper sessions plus dozens of symposia, several labs and four plenary panels – for more detailed information please consult https://conferences.euram.academy/2020conference/conference-programme/

To register before Nov 1 with the early bird registration fee, you need to enter the code

IFSAM-UH67C when registering at: https://www.dekon.com.tr/euram2020/ParticipantPanel/login.asp?q=no_req_no.

IFSAM 2020 online conference theme – Exchanging information and experiences on The Challenges and Opportunities of Management Education, Research and Practice during and after the Current Pandemic across the World (December 4-7, 2020).

PROGRAM (invited panelists, * confirmed)

Panel 1 (tentative: Dec 4, 3pm-5pm CEST). On the challenges of & opportunities for management research in times of pandemic across the globe: Rules of the game, knowledge generated and its diffusion and use (link with practice)

*Len Treviño, IberoAmerican president
*Jane Lu, Asia AOM president
*Michael Morley, IFSAM past president
*Anne Tsui, IACMR & RRBM founding president (also AOM 67th president) *Sibel Yamak, EURAM past president

*David Zoogah, Africa AOM president

Panel 2 (tentative: Dec 5, 3pm-5pm CEST). On the challenges of and opportunities for management education in times of pandemic: The radical shift to online instruction (‘the business of now’) and its future

*Melanie Bryant, ANZAM outgoing president (or incoming one)
*Salma Damak, ATC (Association Tunisienne de la Comptabilité) president Javier Gimeno, SMS president and IberoAmerican AOM past president *Norio Kambayashi, JABA president
Michael Pirson, IHMA president
*Antonio Gastaud Maçada, ANPAD outgoing president

Panel 3 (tentative: Dec 6, 3pm-5pm CEST). On the challenges of and opportunities for management practice in pandemics: Adaptation (online shift), restructuring & reinventing, developing resilience (how does academic management knowledge help?)

*Sharon Alvarez, AOM VP elect
*África Ariño, SMS president elect
*Pawan Budhwar, INDAM founding president *Thomas Durand, EURAM immediate past president *Stefan Gueldenberg, EURAM VP practice
*Lee Lu, AODN president
*Mark Mullaly, ASAC VP

Panel 4 (Dec 7, 2.30pm-4.30pm CEST). On the challenges of and opportunities for management learned societies in pandemic times: Shifting to online, redefining activities and financial resilience

*Isabelle Bouty, AIMS president *Felicity Kelliher, Irish AOM chair
*Trish McLaren, ASAC president *Kathrin Moeslein, EURAM president *Alketa Peci, ANPAD incoming president Quinetta Roberson, AOM president *Zhang Yang, IFSAM president