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Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference 2018

From: 03 Sep 2018 - 9:00 To: 05 Sep 2018 - 15:00

Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference 2018

Cork University Business School are proud to host the 21st Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Conference in 2018.

Keynote speakers for the event will include Professor Carol T. Kulik and Vice Admiral Mark Mellet, Chief of Staff of the Irish Defence Forces.

The conference will focus on the theme "Does management matter" and will also feature


  • Doctoral colloquium
  • Meet the Editors including Prof. David Collings (JWB) and Prof. Anthony McDonnell (HRMJ)
  • Professional Development 
  • Early Career Workshop


As employees take greater control of their careers in light of the social, political and economic turbulence in recent years, there is a need for academics to pause, and to re-examine the role of management in 2018




19.02.2018 Submission of abstracts - deadline extended
09.03.2018 Abstract decisions
15.06.2018 Early registration closes. Full registration information.
29.07.2018 Full paper submission deadline
03.09.2018 IAM 2018 commences


PROFESSOR CAROL T. KULIK - Diversity, Age & Inclusion in the workforce. Research Professor of HRM at the University of South Australia Business School, Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Journal, to serve as Academy of Management President in 2019.

VICE ADMIRAL MARK MELLETT (DSM) - Chief of Staff of the Irish Defence Forces. Founding member of Irish Maritime & Energy Resource Cluster. PhD in Political Science (NUI, Galway) & MComm in Government & Public Policy (UCC). Past member of the European Security Research Innovation Forum & published on innovation, security, governance and maritime affairs.


Western Gateway Building, UCC. 
For full venue schedule & map click here


Dr. Ronan Carbery
Dr. Ultan Sherman

For more information about the conference, please email the organisers at and read more on the IAM website.

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