Events

    Management & Organizations Colloquium Series
    Faculty affiliated with the department organize several speaker and seminar series. The list below includes sessions of the departmental speaker series (marked MORS), as well as those organized by the Dispute Resolution Research Center (DRRC), the Kellogg Team and Groups Center (KTAG), the Center for Executive Women (CEW) the Strategy and Organizations Workshop (SOW), the Center on the Science of Diversity (CSD) and the Social Interaction and Organizing at Northwestern (SION).


    Upcoming Events

    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 3, 2017
    Shahzad (Shaz) Ansari / Professor of Strategy & Innovation / University of Cambridge, Judge Business School
    Targets as allies or adversaries: an interactional framing perspective on the “activist’s dilemma”
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Keith Murnighan Memorial Conference /
    The organizing committee and The Kellogg School of Management are excited to have you join in the celebration of the life and work of a distinguished scholar, inspirational teacher and cherished friend. The conference will highlight some of Keith's distinctive works on bargaining, faultlines, trusts, ethics and much more. We are assembling a distinctive line-up of speakers to help us present these topics.
    Global Hub
    5:00 pm
    10:00 am
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    Don Moore / Professor, Management of Organizations Group / Haas School of Business
    The Epistemology of Confidence: On the difficulty of being both wrong and knowing it
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Sigal Barsade / Professor of Management / The Wharton School
    No Employee an Island: Workplace Loneliness and Job Performance
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 31, 2017
    Amir Goldberg / Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior / Stanford Graduate School of Business
    Title Forthcoming
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, June 7, 2017
    Aaron Kay / Professor of Management and Professor of Psychology & Neuroscience / Duke University
    Compensatory Control Theory and its Implications for Organizations and Inequality
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm

    Past Events

    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    Steven Franconeri / Professor of Psychology / Northwestern University
    Thinking with Data Visualizations, Fast and Slow
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub L120
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Monday, April 3, 2017
    Elizabeth Pontikes / Associate Professor of Organizations and Strategy / Booth School of Business
    Construing Novelty: Category Boundaries and Venture Capital Investment in Entrepreneurs’ Recombination
    MORS Dept: Speaker Series
    Global Hub 5101
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    Susan Fiske / Eugene Higgins Professor / Princeton University
    Ambivalent Stereotyping: Inequality & Conflict - or Peace
    Speaker Series
    Allen Ctr. 153
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Thursday, January 5, 2017
    Aaron Chatterji / Management & Organizations Department
    Speaker Series
    Duke University 
    Learning to Manage: Startup Growth and Networks in the Indian Startup Ecosystem
    2:00pm-3:30pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    2:00 pm
    3:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Kate Kellogg / Management & Organizations Department
    Speaker Series
    MIT Sloan School of Management 
    Subordinate Activation Tactics: Using Informal Influence for Reform Implementation and Micro-Institutional Change in Professional Organizations
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Thursday, October 13, 2016
    Omar Lizardo / Social Interaction and Organizing at Northwestern (SION)
    Sociology Colloquium Talk
    University of Notre Dame/Co-Editor of the American Sociological Review 
    Schematic Logics and Patterns of Culture Choice: Linking Cognition and Action in the Sociology of Taste
    12:30pm
    Parkes Hall, Room 222
    12:30 pm
    12:00 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 12, 2016
    Omar Lizardo / Social Interaction and Organizing at Northwestern (SION)
    Speaker Series
    University of Notre Dame/Co-Editor of the American Sociological Review 
    Publishing Organization Theory Work at ASR
    10:00am-12:00pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    10:00 am
    12:00 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 5, 2016
    Evan Apfelbaum / Management & Organizations Department
    Speaker Series
    MIT Sloan School of Management 
    Beyond One-Size-Fits-All: Tailoring Diversity Approaches to the Representation of Social Groups
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016
    Cheryl Kaiser / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series 
    University of Washington
    Organizational Diversity Initiatives and Perceptions of Fairness
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 160
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    Madan Pillutla / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    London Business School 
    Gender Differences in Perceptions of and Reactions to Competition 
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Madan Pillutla / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    London Business School 
    Gender Differences in Perceptions of and Reactions to Competition 
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Kathleen Eisenhardt / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series 
    Stanford University 
    Origins and Outcomes of Cooperation and Competition in Nascent Ecosystems
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 6, 2016
    Maurice Schweitzer / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series 
    University of Pennsylvania 
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, March 16, 2016
    Sendhil Mullainathan / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    Harvard University 
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, March 2, 2016
    Pino Audia / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    Dartmouth University 
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, February 17, 2016
    Valerie Purdie Vaughns / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series 
    Columbia University 
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, January 27, 2016
    Damon Centola / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    University of Pennsylvania 

    The Spontaneous Emergence of Conventions: An Experimental Study of Cultural Evolution
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Tuesday, January 19, 2016
    Nir Halevy / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    Stanford University 
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:15pm-1:45pm
    Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:45 pm
    Event Name Time
    Thursday, October 29, 2015
    Candace Jones / Management & Organizations Department
    Seminar Speaker Series
    Boston College 
    “Pick me, pick me!: Strategic Framing that Legitimates and Differentiates Professional Firms” 
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Parkes Hall, Room 222
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 7, 2015
    James Evans / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    University of Chicago 
    Title Forthcoming 
    2:00pm-3:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    2:00 pm
    3:00 pm
    Event Name Time
    Friday, May 15, 2015
    2015 Computational Social Science Summit / "Collaborative Futures"
    This new annual computational social science summit is designed to create a broad community of social science researchers - academics, tech industry workers, open data activists, government agency workers, and think tank analysts – dedicated to advancing sociological knowledge through computational methods. Our goal is to foreground social science research and identify areas that can benefit from a deep engagement with computer science and related areas. The Summit will take place over three days, from May 15-17 at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, IL. Learn more
    10:00 am
    2:00 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 15, 2015
    Scott Wiltermuth / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    University of Southern California 
    The Costs of Striving to be Ethical 
    12:00pm-1:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 8, 2015
    Academic Journals in the 21st Century: An Editor's Roundtable / Management & Organizations
    Academic Journals in the 21st Century: An Editor's Roundtable
    with Jerry Davis, Ed Zajac, and Chas Camic
    moderated by Brayden King 
    2:00-3:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    2:00 pm
    3:30 pm
    Daniel Romero / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    University of Michigan 
    Social Networks Under Stress 
    12:00pm-1:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    Juan Alacer / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    Harvard Business School
    Title Forthcoming 
    12:00pm-1:00pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015
    David Obstfeld / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    California State University, Fullerton
    Title Forthcoming
    12:00pm-1:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 165
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, February 18, 2015
    Brian Lowery / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    Stanford University
    The Sophisticated Art of Hierarchy Maintenance 
    12:00pm-1:30pm, Jacobs Center, Room 165
    12:00 pm
    1:30 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    Katy DeCelles / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    Rotman School of Management 
    Compassion in the Clink: How Human Service Workers Overcome Barriers to Caring at Work.
    12:00pm-1:00pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:15 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 29, 2014
    Francesca Gino / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    Harvard Business School
    "Why Connecting? Moral Consequences of Networking Motives."
    12:00pm-1:00pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:00 pm
    1:00 pm
    Event Name Time
    Wednesday, October 15, 2014
    Tim Judge / Management & Organizations Seminar Speaker
    University of Notre Dame
    "What's the Matter with Organizational Behavior?"
    12:15pm-1:15pm, Jacobs Center, Room 166
    12:15 pm
    1:15 pm