St. Ambrose College will host the sixty fourth Midwest Academy of Administration Convention on Oct. 14-16 in Davenport.
Arun Pillutla, Ph.D., SAU professor within the Division of Administration and Affiliate Dean of the School of Enterprise, will chair the convention. Dr. Jahmy J. Hindman, chief expertise workplace, Deere and Firm, is that this yr’s keynote speaker.
The convention theme is Main, Managing and Studying in View of Right now’s Grand Challenges.
Pillutla outlined that theme as, “A grand problem is a basic international societal downside that’s complicated and unsure as to its future results on society, and if tackled efficiently, that might then produce a huge effect on human welfare and well-being globally.”
The Academy is searching for essay submissions from enterprise practitioners on grand challenges confronting their industries and professions. Chosen essays would be the foundation for dialogue within the convention’s enterprise follow session previous to the keynote handle.
The Academy encourages those that submit papers to offer considerate evaluation of the grand challenges that face enterprise and society right this moment. These embrace, however will not be restricted to, inequality, local weather change, racial and social injustice, and poisonous habits on the office.
The deadline for submission of papers is July 16. Submission pointers and an digital submission portal will be discovered at www.sau.edu/mam2021.