Grand Hyatt Hotel San Antonio
The Africa Academy of Management is delighted to announce its inaugural conference which will be held on Thursday, August 11, 2011 in San Antonio, Texas, a day before the Academy of Management Annual Meeting. The conference will bring together all scholars of African and non-African descent who are interested in African management for a day of intensive inquiry and discussion. In addition to some trailblazers of African management, prominent international management scholars and executives of the Academy of Management will participate in this conference. Major activities include:
In accordance with the theme, “Advancing Africa Through Management Knowledge and Research” we are inviting paper submissions from African and non-African scholars of Management whose work focus on Africa. Papers focusing on topics in any of the broad areas of Management – Business Policy and Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Organization Theory, Organizational Behavior, and Human Resources Management – are welcome.
Conference Registration Fee: None
Conference Venue: Grand Hyatt Hotel San Antonio, Texas
Sponsorship for Scholars from Africa:
The Africa Academy of Management is delighted to announce sponsorship for management scholars from Africa as part of its inaugural conference which will be held on Thursday, August 11, 2011 in San Antonio, Texas, a day before the Academy of Management Annual Meeting. The sponsorship includes:
Applicants will be selected based on the following criteria:
The following individuals qualify to apply for the sponsorship:
Additional benefits include:
Selected candidates will be notified by June 15th, 2011. This date will enable them acquire visas to participate in the Conference.
Academy of Management