APROS/EGOS Conference

“Spaces, Constraints, Creativities: Organization and Disorganization”

December 9–11, 2015




Hosted by
CMOS (Centre for Management and Organisation Studies)
UTS Business School, University of Technology, Sydney in collaboration with

APROS (Asia Pacific Researchers in Organization Studies and EGOS (European Group for Organizational Studies)

For the conference, we are seeking short paper submissions of between 3000-4000 words, to be submitted by May 21, 2015. (The word count is inclusive of references, appendices and other material).

The outline of the paper should include: an explanation as to the purpose of the paper, the theoretical background and the approach. Empirical papers should identify the methods of analysis. Authors should also be explicit about how their paper connects with the stream and more broadly to the overall theme of the conference.

Submission for the Conference have closed!

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Key Dates:
Notification of acceptance: Monday, August 3, 2015
Early Bird Registration: closes Saturday, August, 21, 2015
Deadline for Accepted with Revision and Full Papers: Thursday, October 1, 2015

Early Bird: AUD $550 (Register by August, 21st, 2015)
Student: AUD $400
Standard: AUD $800

If you have any enquiries regarding the conference please contact Daphne.Freeder@uts.edu.au

Daphne Freeder | Research Centre Manager

CMOS (Centre for Management and Organisation Studies) UTS Business School Organizing Committee:
Daphne Freeder
Stewart Clegg
Liisa Naar
Lisa Adiprodjo

International Organizing Committee:
Stewart Clegg, CMOS, UTS Business School, Australia
Mike Geppert, Surrey Business School, University of Surrey, UK
Liisa Naar, CMOS, UTS Business School, Australia
Silviya Svejenova, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

Call for Paper OAP 2015
Managerial techniques and Materiality 5th Organisations, Artifacts and Practices (OAP) Workshop
7 – 8 December 2015 UTS Business School Sydney         Call for papers OAP 2015 vf 5


Posted On: June 29, 2014


APROS/EGOS Symposium 01: Positive organisational scholarship: A space for critical creativity


Ann Dadich, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Steven Campbell, University of Tasmania, Australia
Joanne Curry, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Mary Ditton, University of New England, United Kingdom
Kathy Eljiz, University of Tasmania, Australia
Anneke Fitzgerald, Griffith University, Australia
Liz Fulop, Griffith University, Australia
Kathryn Hayes, Griffith University, Australia
Carmel Herington, Macquarie University, Australia
Godfrey Isouard, University of New England, United Kingdom
Leila Karimi, La Trobe University, Australia
Anne Smyth, University of New England, Australia

Posted On: June 8, 2014


APROS/EGOS Symposium 02: Digitally Disrupted Spaces


Kristine Dery, University of Sydney, Australia
Clare Kelliher, Cranfield University, United Kingdom
Darl Kolb, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Susan McGrath-Champ, University of Sydney, Australia
Pascale Peters, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Graham Pickren, University of Georgia, USA

Posted On: June 8, 2014


APROS/EGOS Symposium 03: Spacing – How organizations and networks enable and constrain spaces for talk and action


Associate Prof. Karl-Heinz Pogner (Copenhagen Business School)
Prof. Timothy Clark (Durham University)
Prof. Christina Garsten (Copenhagen Business School and Stockholm Center for Organizational Research)
Prof. Dan Kärremann (Copenhagen Business School and Lund University)
Lecturer and Research Fellow Helen Nicholson (University of Auckland and Lund University)
Assistant Prof. Betty Tsakarestou (Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, GR)
Professor Ted Zorn (Massey University, Auckland)


Ted Zorn (Auckland): ICT: A new space for communication and change?
Timothy Clark (Durham): Spaces for Leadership and Followship
Karl-Heinz Pogner (Copenhagen): Communication spaces for Change and Stability
Christina Garsten (Copenhagen / Stockholm): Power and Contesting in and between organizational spaces
Betty Tsakarestou (Athens):  Formation of start-ups, social innovation ecosystems and hubs


Dan Kärremann (Copenhagen and Lund)
Helen Nicholson (Auckland and Lund)

Posted On: June 8, 2014