TEACHING AND LEARNING CONFERENCE (TLC@AOM)
Program Co-chair: Rob Koonce, Creighton University; firstname.lastname@example.org
Program Chair: Stefan Krummaker, Queen Mary University of London; email@example.com
On Sunday, August 12, 2018, the Academy
of Management Teaching and Learning Conference (TLC@AOM) will host its sixth
annual event during the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of
Management (August 10-14, 2018). TLC@AOM is a “conference within a conference” designed
to help Academy members across all divisions improve their teaching practices
in an open forum of shared experience. TLC@AOM features both submitted and
Themes for the 2018 TLC@AOM Conference
Proposals should clearly identify one or
more of the following themes:
Introduction of new teaching formats or
Teaching and learning assessment and
Demographic, geographic, or disciplinary
boundaries that may promote or hinder building and leveraging teaching and
Connecting teaching and learning
practices to employer needs and global workplace trends
Management of teaching and learning
Curricular design or redesign
Issues and challenges that arise with
students, teaching assistants, or others who impact teaching practices and how
those issues or challenges are addressed
Other themes that address teaching and
learning practices to include proposals that support the 2018 AOM
Conference theme of ‘Improving Lives’
Criteria for Acceptance
same level of quality and academic professionalism is expected as for other AOM
conference submissions. More specifically for TLC submissions, every
session must include evidence of active audience interaction and engagement, as
well as some combination of presentation, discussion, participant reflection
and application, simulation, or other form of interactivity. Each submission
should also clearly articulate the goals of the presentation to include what
and how the material will be presented, as well as the takeaways that an
attendee should expect to receive by participating in the session.
TLC Submission Guidelines:
Important: If any of the below
guidelines and formatting instructions are not met, the submission will NOT be
Page 1- Cover Page includes:
The title of presentation (in Title Case)
The Academy-assigned 5-digit submission number
Statement to indicate that ALL
presenters on the proposal agree to register and attend the 2018 TLC@AOM
Conference should the submission be accepted.
Identification of the theme(s) for the proposal (see list of “Themes
for the 2018 TLC Conference” listed above).
Pages 2-5 includes:
Topic: Describe the
topic of your presentation. What you are
planning to do? How does the topic
fulfill the theme(s) identified on the Cover Page?
Interest: Why would this topic be of interest
to conference attendees?
Method: Describe your presentation methods
– lecture, visual aids, video, etc.
Describe how you will involve the audience.
Takeaways: Be explicit about what the audience
will be able to take away from your presentation. In other words, how can attendees apply the
information to improve their teaching?
Time Management: Indicate the presentation time requested: 60
minutes or 90 minutes. Also provide a breakdown of how the time will be
utilized with minutes for each segment of the presentation clearly noted
Proposals must not exceed 5 pages.
To facilitate the blind review process, REMOVE ALL AUTHOR-IDENTIFYING INFORMATION,
including acknowledgements, from the uploaded document. Note: You will still
include ALL authors associated with your submission during the submission
process, but not in your uploaded proposal. The author information provided
will appear in the printed and online Program.
NOTE: Any proposal that appears to market a product or
service is not suitable for the AOM Teaching and Learning Conference and will
If you prefer to discuss your ideas
prior to submitting a proposal, please contact
firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than December 15th, 2017. Please review theTLC
Submission Guidelines prior to submitting a proposal.
The deadline for all submissions is Tuesday, January
9, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET (NY Time). All proposals must be submitted through the AOM online submission system.