• STR-Sponsored AoM 2022 Conference Events

    The 2022 AoM Hybrid Conference starts at the end of this week!  There are some fantastic symposia, paper sessions and professional development events on the AoM program every day – far too many to list.  Below, I have included the time and location of the main STR-sponsored conference events open to all STR members.  I have also included the locally-organized events the STR Membership Engagement Committee has organized.  See you in Seattle!

    STR-Sponsored Conference Events:

    Friday August 5th

    5:30- 7:30PM PT: STR Division Welcome Back Happy Hour at Optimism Brewery

    Saturday, August 6th

    7:00-8:00AM PT: STR Virtual Social: Asia time zone social online (virtual on AoM platform)

    11:00AM-12:00PM PT: STR Virtual Social: Europe time zone social online (virtual on AoM platform)

    Sunday, August 7th

    7:30-8:30AM PT: STR Social: Coffee with Distinguished Scholarship and Irwin Award Winners: Kathy Eisenhardt, Dan Levinthal, and Margarethe Wiersema. Sheraton Grand Ballroom D

    8:30-10:30AM PT: STR Awards: Distinguished scholarship and Irwin Award session to celebrate Kathy Eisenhardt, Dan Levinthal and Margarethe Wiersema, Sheraton Grand Ballroom D

    Monday, August 8th

    7:30-8:30AM PT: STR Social: Coffee with plenary speakers Connie Helfat, Phil Leslie, Marvin Lieberman, Bruce Kogut. Seattle Convention Center, Tahoma 4

    8:30-10:00AM PT: STR Plenary “Creating a Better World by Creating Value,” with Connie Helfat, Phil Leslie, Marvin Lieberman, Bruce Kogut, Seattle Convention Center, Tahoma 4

    3:00-4:30PM PT: STR Best Dissertation Finalists’ Presentations, Sheraton Metropolitan A

    4:30-5:30PM PT: STR In-Person Business Meeting, Sheraton Metropolitan A

    5:30-7:00PM PT: STR Social, Sheraton Grand Ballroom C

    Locally-Organized STR MEC Events Open to All STR Members:

    Friday, August 5th:

    11-12:30PM PT: Coffee Brewing and Tasting at Vitrola Coffee Roasters.  There is very limited availability for this hands-on class. Please contact Jessica Jeesoo Kim ( or Jia Shen ( for details.

    4:30-5:30PM PT: Pre-Happy Hour Meet-Up: Are you new to the STR division or attending AOM for the first time? Let's meet at the Sheraton Grand Seattle Hotel, walk together to Optimism Brewing, and get to know each other over some donuts before the Happy Hour starts. Please contact Franziska Hittmair ( or Narae Lee ( for more information.

    Sunday, August 7th

    7:00-8:00AM PT: STRun 2022 – Seattle (and remote option): meet in front of the Sheraton Grand Seattle Hotel for a 8-10K run.

    10:00-12:00PM PT: AoM Soccer Cup, meet at the Bobby Morris Playfield – Seattle (estimated cost of less than $10 per person for the game (field use)

    Tuesday, August 9th

    12:00-1:00PM PT: STR Wellness (Yoga) at the Freeway Park.  All levels welcome.  Please register here or contact Heloisa Aragao ( ) if you have questions.

    4:30-6:30PM PT: Brews and Tunes at the Freeway Park.  Live music, a beer garden and a food truck.  Join other STR members as you wrap up AoM 2022.  Please register here or contact Heloisa Aragao ( if you have questions.