We are pleased to announce the draft schedule for the BAM2021 Conference:

Tuesday 31st August

09.00 – 10.30    Paper sessions

10.30 – 10.45    Break

10.45 – 12.00    Professional Development Workshops (PDWs) Round 1

12.00 – 13.00    Lunch Break                                                                                                                      

                                12.00 – 12.15 Break

                                12.15 – 13.00: Networking Café: Fellows              

13.00 – 14.30    Paper sessions

14.30 – 14.45    Break

14.45 – 15.45    JOINT TRACK EVENTS:

  1. Leadership in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities of the Covid -19 pandemicIdowu Thompson, Private Banking Group, First Bank Nigeria; Folake Soetan, Ikeja Electric Nigeria; Pharm Michael Omeihe, Sanofi Aventis; Dr Christian Harrison (Chair), Leadership and Leadership Development SIG, British Academy of Management; Dr Kingsley Omeihe, Chair, African Studies, British Academy of Management
  2. Strategic Decisions for Resilience and Recovery from the Covid-19 Pandemic: Challenges, Approaches and Mechanisms - Dr Anna John, Faculty of Business & Law, The Open University; Dr Inge Hill, Royal Agricultural University; Jacqueline Hiddlestone-Mumford, University of Liverpool; Prof Denis Fischbacher-Smith, Glasgow University
  3. How to Research and Publish for Impact: Focusing on Sustainable and Responsible Business Topics - Dr Polina Baranova, University of Derby; Dr Helen Goworek, Durham University; Dr Amanda Lee, University of Derby; Prof Wilson Ng, IDRAC Business School, Lyon France; Dr Sophie Mills (Chair), Nottingham University Business School

15.45 – 16.00    Break

16.00 - 17.00     Panel discussion Writing for Impact Saskia Walcott, Walcott Communications Chris Webber, the Open Innovation Team, UK Government, Steve Vass, the Conversation, Prof Martin Spring (Chair), Lancaster University Management School   

16.00 – 17.00    Peer Review College (PRC) Workshop

17.00 – 18.00    SIGs Networking Cafés

Wednesday, 1st September

08.45 – 10.15     Paper sessions

10.15 - 10.30      Break

10.30 – 11.45     Panel discussion Future of Work - Karim Palant, Linkedin, Dr Ben Harrison, Lancaster University Management School, Prof Julia Rouse, Manchester Metropolitan University, Session Chair Prof Irena Grugulis, Leeds University Business School

11.45 – 12.00     Break

12.00 – 12.20     Grand Conference Opening - Prof Katy Mason, Chair, British Academy of Management, Prof Angus Laing, Dean of Lancaster University Management School, Prof Nic Beech, President, British Academy of Management                                                   

12.20 – 13.20    Keynote 1: Leadership Lessons From Covid - working ith the complexity of a rapidly evolving environment - Dr David Nabarro, World Health Organisation, John Atkinson, 4SD, Session Chair Prof Martin Spring, Lancaster University Management School               

KEYNOTE SPONSORED BY THE ASSOCIATION FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT (APM)

13.20 – 14.20       Lunch Break                                                                                                                      

                            13.30 – 13.45 Break

                            13.45 – 14.20: Networking Café EDI Prof Martyna Sliwa, Essex Business School

14.20 – 15.20      Fellows Session 1  - Holding up a Mirror to Race and Gender Equity in Business Schools - Prof Nelarine Cornelius, Queen Mary University London, Prof Zoe Radnor, City, University of London, Prof Sue Vinnicombe, Cranfield University, Prof Fiona Wilson (facilitator), Adam Smith Business School, Prof Sharon Mavin, Newcastle University Business School, Prof Emmanuel Ogbonna, Cardiff Business School

15.20 – 15.35     Break

15.35 – 17.05     Paper sessions

17.05 – 17.20     Break    

17.20 – 18:35     Professional Development Workshops (PDWs) Round 2

Thursday, 2nd September

09.15 – 10.45    Paper sessions

09.45 - 10.45     JOINT TRACK EVENTS:

  1. Grand Challenges (Launch of the seminar series) - Prof Peter Jennings Buckley, OBE, FBA, FAcSS i University of Leeds and director of the Centre for International Business at the University of Leeds; Prof Emmanuella Plakoyannaki, University of Vienna; Dr Marrianna Mara, University of Sussex; Prof Raphael Markellos, University of East Anglia; Prof Konstantinos Bozos, University of Leeds
  1. Researching under Covid: How has academic sense-of-self evolved and how might we examine this? Dr Ali Rostron, University of Liverpool; Dr Kate Black, University of Liverpool; Dr Sophie Mills, Nottingham University Business School, Dr Amanda Lee, University of Derby (Chair) 

10.45 – 11.00    Break

11.00 – 12.30    Paper sessions     

12.30 – 13.30    Lunch                                                                                                                        

                          SIGs Networking Cafés

13:30 – 13:50     Award Ceremony                                                                 

13.50 – 14.35     Keynote 2: People X Technology: maintaining ‘gold standard’ customer service through Covid - Joanna Swash, CEO Moneypenny, Session Chair Prof Martin Spring, Lancaster University Management School                                                              

14:35 - 15:00     Break

15.00 – 16.30     Meet The Editors - Session Chair Prof Stephanie Decker, University of Bristol, Prof Shlomo Tarba, British Journal of Management, Prof Jamie Callahan and Dr Marian Iszatt-White, International Journal of Management Reviews, Prof Caroline Gatrell, Journal of Management Studies, Prof Sarah Robinson, European Management Journal, Prof Tomasz Mickiewicz, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice Journal, Prof Martina Huemann, International Journal of Project Management
 
SESSION SPONSORED BY THE EUROPEAN MANAGEMENT JOURNAL (EMJ)
 

16.30 – 16.45     Break                                                                                     

16.45 – 17.45     Panel discussion Introduction and invitation engage  - Fellows' College working groups (Open to all delegates)   

Friday, 3rd September

08.45 – 10.00     Professional Development Workshops (PDWs) Round 3

10.00 – 10.15     Break

10.15 – 11.15     Panel discussion Engaged research  - Melanie Knetsch, ESRC; Dr Priscilla Ntriwaa Otuo, Lancaster University Ghana; Dr Lola Dada, Lancaster University Management School; Prof Richard Owen, University of Bristol; Session Chair Rahul Tandon, BBC

11.15 – 13.00    Networking Café & Lunch

11.15 – 12.15     Networking Café on Mental Health

12.15 – 13.00     Lunch

13.00 – 13.45     Keynote 3: Expertise for the 21st Century -  Prof Ruthanne Huising, emlyon business school; Session Chair Dr Sophie Alkhaled, Lancaster University Management School

13.45 – 14.00      Break

14.00 – 15.00      BAM Annual General Meeting

15.00 – 15.15      Break

15.15 – 16.45      Paper sessions

16.45 – 17.00      Closing remarks by Prof Katy Mason, Lancaster University Management School & Prof Nic Beech, Middlesex University