TEACHING AND LEARNING CONFERENCE (TLC@AOM)
Program Cochair: Belgin Okay-Somerville, University of Glasgow; firstname.lastname@example.org
Program Cochair: Lise Aaboen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology; email@example.com
August 9, 2020, the Academy of Management Teaching and Learning Conference
(TLC@AOM) will host its 8th annual event during the 80th Annual Meeting of
the Academy of Management (7-11 August 2020). TLC@AOM is a "conference
within a conference" designed to help Academy members who have a passion
for teaching across all divisions to improve their teaching practices in an
open forum of shared experience. TLC@AOM is partly sponsored by SAGE and features
both submitted and invited sessions.
The 2020 AOM
Annual Meeting Submission Center is now OPEN! The Call for
Submissions is available below. We recommend reading the submission guidelines prior to submitting. The submission
deadline is 14 January 2020 at 5:00 PM ET for ALL proposals.
Good luck and we hope to benefit from your participation at the 2020 Teaching
and Learning Conference next 9 August in Vancouver, Canada.
in volunteering as a reviewer? Visit the Reviewer Sign-Up System to create a user
account or log in and choose your areas of expertise. Be sure to check out
the reviewer guidelines and resources for additional information. The sign-up
process takes less than 10 minutes and the review period is between 22 January and 20 February 2020.
the 2020 TLC@AOM Conference
should clearly identify one or more of the following themes:
-Introduction of new teaching formats or learning
-Teaching and learning assessment and associated
-Inclusive education and students’ well-being
-Connecting teaching and learning practices to real-life,
employer needs and global workplace trends
-Management of teaching and learning practices
-Curricular design or redesign
-Critical approaches to (new and old) teaching and
that address teaching and learning practices to include proposals that
support the 2020 AOM Conference theme of "20/20: Broadening our Sight" are welcomed.
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.
follow the guidelines and formatting instructions below to draft your proposal.
Please note that proposals will NOT be reviewed if these guidelines and
instructions are not met.
- The title of presentation (in Title
- The Academy-assigned 5-digit
- Statement to indicate that ALL
presenters on the proposal agree to register and attend the 2020 TLC@AOM
Conference should the submission be accepted. Please note that TLC conference
registration is $130. This fee is in addition to your AOM conference
- Identification of the theme(s) for the
proposal (see list of "Themes for the 2020 TLC Conference"
Main body includes
the following headings:
- 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.
- Audience Involvement: Describe how you will involve the
- 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
and explain how each presenter will be involved in the presentation of the
must not exceed 5 pages in total.
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 (given the length of the
sessions, the number of presenters included should be limited to a maximum of
six). The author information provided will appear in the printed and online
NOTE: Any proposal that
appears to market a product or service is not suitable for the AOM Teaching and
Learning Conference and will be rejected.