Submitting a Proposal

Submitting your proposals is a great way to participate in the Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting. Through submitting papers, Public Development Workshops (PDWs), symposia, discussion paper sessions, and caucuses, you have the opportunity to share your knowledge with fellow management and organization scholars. Please use the buttons above for more information about our submission process, ethics, and program sessions.

Division, Interest Group, Committee, and Affiliate Calls for Submissions

Submissions for the 81st Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM 2021) to be held 30 July to 3 August 2021 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, will open this fall. The AOM 2021 the theme is Bringing the Manager Back in Management.

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.

From the list below, please click on the name of call or group to view their specific call details. From the Divisions and Interest Groups (DIG) list, click on either PDW for the Professional Development Workshop call or Scholarly for the paper and symposium call.

AOM-Wide Calls for Submissions

Affiliates and Associates Calls for Submissions

  • Africa Academy of Management (AFAM)
  • Asia Academy of Management (AAM)
  • Iberoamerican Academy of Management (IAM)
  • Indian Academy of Management (INDAM)  

Divisions And Interest Groups Calls for Submissions

Careers (CAR)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Conflict Management (CM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Critical Management Studies (CMS)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Entrepreneurship (ENT)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Gender and Diversity in Organizations (GDO)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Health Care Management (HCM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Human Resources (HR)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

International Management (IM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Management Consulting (MC)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Management History (MH)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Management, Education and Development (MED)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Managerial and Organizational Cognition (MOC)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Management, Spirituality and Religion (MSR)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Organizational Behavior (OB)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Organizational Communication and Information Systems (OCIS)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Organizational Development and Change (ODC)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Organization and Management Theory (OMT)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Organizations and the Natural Environment (ONE)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Public and Nonprofit (PNP)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Research Methods (RM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Strategizing, Activities, and Practices (SAP)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Social Issues in Management (SIM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Strategic Management (STR)
PDW ¦ Scholarly

Technology and Innovation Management (TIM)
PDW ¦ Scholarly