The joint Viennese University Seminar Series on

“Strategic Management and Organizational Studies”

The Strategy Subject Area at the University of Vienna and the Institute of Strategy, Technology, and Organization at WU Vienna jointly welcome you to their regular speaker series – focusing on strategic decision-making, organizational design, and technology and innovation.

Pending further information, seminars by renowned external researchers will take place mostly every 1st Thursday of the month (but for August and February) at either one of the two universities (please see the detailed timetable below for event-specific information).

The seminar series will commence in March 2015. The talks are open to academic colleagues subject to space constraints. Therefore, please do email Karoline Eadie (strategic-management@univie.ac.at) in advance if you want to attend.

Please, see below for a list of confirmed speakers for 2016 (exact dates, venues, and paper titles still to be confirmed):

2016

SpeakerInstitutionTitleVenue/time
Giada Di StefanoHEC ParisMaking Experience Count: The Role of Reflection in Individual Learning

Monday, 21 November 2016, 1.15-2.45pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

Linus DahlanderESMTBenevolent Rejections: The Effect of Rejections on Engagement and Effectiveness in Crowdsourcing

Thursday, 12 May 2016,12.00-1.30pm

WU Vienna, Teaching Center, Seminar Room TC.4.04,
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Felipe Csaszar University of Michigan's Ross School of BusinessIndividual and Organizational Antecedents of Strategic Foresight

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 12.15-1.45pm 

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna
Markus BeckerSyddansk Universitet/University of Southern DenmarkThe Consequences of Appropriateness: An Empirical Study of Decision-Making According to the Logic of Appropriateness

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 12.00-1.30pm

WU Vienna, Teaching Center, Seminar Room TC.4.18,
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Philipp Meyer-DoyleINSEAD FountainebleauTo comeTBC
Juan AlcacerHarvard Business SchoolTo comeTBC
Alan MacCormackHarvard Business SchoolTo comeTBC

2015

Speaker InstitutionTitleVenue/time
Olivier Bertrand   SKEMA Business SchoolInstitutional Determinants of Acquisition Strategies: Empirical Evidendence on the Effects of Corruption in Russia

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 12.15pm-1.45pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Wien
Donal CrillyLondon Business SchoolTIME, SPACE AND INTERTEMPORAL CHOICE: WHY APPROACHING THE FUTURE MAKES FOR SHORT-TERM THINKING

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 12.15pm-1.45pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

K. Scott SwanRaymond A. Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary,WilliamsburPresent, Past, and Future: From Philosophical Design Movements to the Pragmatic Rise of Design as Innovation & Entrepreneurial Strategy (and my small contribution to Measurement & Management of a Design Orientation)

Cancelled due to illness


WU Vienna, Teaching Center, Seminar Room TC.3.07,
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Raffaella SadunHarvard Business SchoolManaging the Family Firm: Evidence from CEOs at Work

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 1.15pm-2.45pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

Stefano BrusoniETH ZurichCognitive Flexibility as an Antecedent for Adaptive Decision Making: Evidence from two lab studies

Thursday, 11 June 2015, 12.00-1.30pm

WU Vienna, Teaching Center, Seminar Room TC.5.04,
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Charles SnowPennsylvania State UniversityOrganizing in the Age of Competition, Cooperation, and Collaboration

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 12.00-1.30pm

WU Vienna, Teaching Center, Seminar Room TC.5.04,
Welthandelsplatz 1, 1020 Vienna

Sendil EthirajLondon Business SchoolInterdependence within and across market positions

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 1.15pm-2.45pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

Jerker DenrellWarwick UniversityBELOW TOP STATUS INDICATES MEDIOCRITY WHEN SOCIAL INFLUENCE IS STRONG

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 1.30pm-3pm

University of Vienna, Meeting Room 4.313, Oskar Morgenstern Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

 You can find information on our seminars prior to 2015 here.