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AIB 2006 Annual Meeting
Beijing, China
June 23 - 26, 2006

Past Presidents' Roundtables

Registration Deadline: June 1, 2006

All AIB participants are invited to join in the pre-conference Past Presidents' Roundtable discussion. This is an opportunity to discuss burning questions around relevant topics with Past Presidents of AIB, Academy of Management, IACMR and numerous other Professional Associations with a group of about 10 people who are interested in the same topic. The session will take place Friday afternoon, June 23, from 1 - 3 p.m. at the Beijing International Convention Center (BICC).

Roundtable discussions are planned with the Past Presidents on the following topics:
  • Jean Bartunek (AOM): New!
    How Organizations Change
  • Peter Buckley (AIB):
    India versus China in the Global Economy
  • John Daniels (AIB):
    Professional Activity Evolvement through Career and Age Advancement
  • Peter Dowling (ANZAM):
    The Important Role of IB in Small Population Advanced Economies
  • Sid Gray (ANZIBA):
    How can We Best Develop IB in Business Schools?
  • Duane Kujawa (AIB):
    Evolution of the MNE: From Post WWII to Globalization
  • Chung Ming Lau (Asia AoM):
    Asian Management Research
  • Peter Monge (Int'l Communication Association):
    International Organizational Networks (Multinational/NGO/INGO/Alliances)
  • Lyman Porter (AOM):
    Career Management Issues
  • Josť de la Torre (AIB):
    Fostering IB Education Through Dual Degree and Collaborative Programs
  • Anne Tsui (IACMR):
    Chinese Management Research
  • Rosalie Tung (AOM):
    Career Management Issues
  • William Werther (Int'l Society for Productivity and Quality Research):
    Why Get Involved in Professional Associations?

To participate in the Past Presidents' Roundtables, register by sending your:
  • name and affiliation (short bio)
  • contact information (e-mail & telephone)
  • Roundtable preference from the list above (please, indicate preference 1 and 2)
  • Questions / issues that you would like to discuss in regard to the topic

Registration Deadline: June 1, 2006

To stimulate discussion, each table is restricted to 10 participants. Registrations are taken on a first come basis.

We expect stimulating discussions with a former President of a major professional association who has agreed to share his/her insights with a very small group for a 2 hour discussion!

For questions or additional information, please contact the Roundtable Coordinators:

Professor Sonja Sackmann
Dept. of Econ., Mgt., & Organization Sciences
University Bw Munich, Germany
Phone: +49.89.6004.2697
Professor Julia Gluesing
Dept. of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineer
Wayne State University, USA
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