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Exploring Strategy 2022 workshop event

Join the acclaimed author team of Exploring Strategy at our online teaching workshop

We are pleased to invite you to the popular Exploring Strategy 2022 workshop, being held virtually on Monday 20th June at 10:00am BST.

A full agenda will be announced shortly, this year’s sessions will include:

· An introduction to the forthcoming 13th edition of Exploring Strategy

· An introduction to an extensive variety of new teaching cases

· Putting the latest research into teaching

· The ‘swap-shop’ with an opportunity to discuss any issues and challenges with other attendees

The workshop will provide you with the opportunity to hear from our renowned authors:

Richard Whittington is a leader in the field of Strategy-as-Practice research, having published the first paper in the field (1996). The Strategy-as-Practice movement has revitalised research on strategy processes, with formally-recognised streams in such leading conferences as the Strategic Management Society, the Academy of Management, the European Group for Organizational Studies and the British Academy of Management. Richard’s own research is exploring the recent ‘opening’ of strategy, as it becomes more transparent internally and externally, and involves a widening range of people from inside and outside the organisation. For example, he has found that companies are increasingly communicating about their strategy, with significant impacts upon share prices, both negative and positive. His study has implications for current public policy debates on short-termism in business, supporting the case for more long-term strategic communications to external audiences by senior executives.

Patrick Regnér is a Professor of Strategic Management at the Stockholm School of Economics. He holds a PhD from Stockholm School of Economics and has been a visiting scholar at Rutgers Business School. His research has been published in leading journals like the Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business, Journal of Management Studies, Management International Review, British Journal of Management and Human Relations. Patrick’s research interests fall at the intersection of behavioral and sociological strategy perspectives with a particular focus on strategy practice. Specifically, he examines strategy practices and organizational outcomes including strategy micro-foundations and how strategy practices, individual actors, their activities and social interactions shape strategies, strategic responses to institutions and, in the end, organizational capabilities. Patrick is a member of the Editorial Boards of Journal of Management StudiesOrganization Studies and Strategic Organization.

Duncan Angwin MA (Hons), PGCE, M.Phil., MBA, PhD, is the Dean of the University of Nottingham Business School in the UK. He is also Professor in Strategic Management. Prior to this position he held a named personal chair, the Sir Roland Professor of Strategic Management and was Head of Department at Lancaster University, UK. Duncan gained his PhD from Warwick Business School, which focused upon UK takeovers, and held many posts there during his 20 years tenure. Prior to his time in academia, Duncan was a senior investment banker, predominantly based in London and Paris, focusing upon corporate finance, international mergers and acquisitions transactions and strategic advice. His original degrees were from the University of Cambridge.

Gerry Johnson, BA, PhD is Emeritus Professor of Strategic Management at Lancaster University School of Management and Professor of Strategic Management at Huddersfield Business School. He has also taught at Strathclyde Business School, Cranfield School of Management, Manchester Business School and Aston University. He is the author of numerous books and his research has been published in many of the foremost management research journals in the world. He also works with senior management teams on issues of strategy development and strategic change.

June 20 @ 10:00 am 3:00 pm