Why submit to the Annual Meeting?

AOM is the best venue for receiving feedback on work in progress. Submitting to AOM’s virtual Annual Meeting eliminates the financial and time constraints of attending in person, providing you with more time to focus on your work.

First-Time Submitters

First-Time Submitters

Accepted submissions allow first-time attendees the opportunity to present and interact with thousands of like-minded AOM members and colleagues from around the world.

Academics

Academics

Receive helpful and valuable feedback from reviewers and session participants for work in progress, while reinforcing your own scholarly identity and making serendipitous connections with fellow AOM scholars.

Students

Students

Build your expertise of the scholarly process and gain insightful feedback while preparing, submitting and presenting your research. Increase your professional network and be in contention for awards.

Practitioners

Practitioners

The Annual Meeting will offer unique opportunities to expand research, network with colleagues, and disseminate knowledge addressing the 21st century’s most pressing challenges related to management and organizations.

What can you submit?

Papers

Papers

Paper Sessions are the heart of scholarship and offer the most significant contributions to the Annual Meeting.

Symposia

Symposia

Speakers discuss a common topic or theme that brings new insights to the subject. Symposia (either Panel Symposia and Presenter Symposia) can be submitted to up to three Divisions and Interest groups (DIGs).

Caucuses

Caucuses

Caucuses encompass a wide variety of topics, and we encourage proposals that feature nascent ideas or ongoing themes that would be interesting to the entire AOM community.

PDWs

PDWs

Professional Development Workshops include a wide variety of session formats, such as doctoral and junior faculty consortia, as well as learning experiences led by experts in the topic with intended takeaways for the participants.


Submitting a Proposal

Submitting proposals is a great way to participate in the Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting. By submitting papers, Professional Development Workshops (PDWs), symposia, and caucuses, you have the opportunity to share your work and knowledge with fellow management and organization scholars. Please visit these additional links for more information about our submission process, policies and ethics, and sessions on the Annual Meeting Program.

Important Notes For Submissions

  • Submitters do not need to be members to submit a proposal to the Annual Meeting.
  • If a proposal is accepted, participants must register to attend the Annual Meeting.
  • All participants attending the Annual Meeting must be AOM Members and registered for the Annual Meeting.