SCANCOR-Weatherhead Conference


Friday, May 10, 2019, 9:00am to 6:30pm


William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1550

9:00AM-9:30AM Breakfast

9:30AM-11:00AM Nation/Identity

Jesper Strandgaard, Copenhagen Business School
“Inventing Culinary Heritage and Collective Identity”
By Sophie Marie Cappelen & Jesper Strandgaard, Copenhagen Business School

Tiina Ritvala, Aalto University
“Organizational Stigma in Foreign Market Entry: The Fight over Guggenheim Helsinki”

Guro Sanden, Aalborg University
“What’s Law got to do, got to do with it? Language Policy and Corporate Law in Norway”

11:15AM-12:45PM Trans/National

Katharina Fellnhofer, Lappeenranta University of Technology
“SeeRRI: Building Self-sustaining Research and Innovation Ecosystems in Europe through Responsible Research and Innovation”

Gunnar Fermann, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
“Accounting for Transnational Agency and Structure Within the State-centric Approach of Foreign Policy Analysis”

Jørgen Wettestad, The Fridtjof Nansen Institute
“The World Bank and the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition: Effective Governance Entrepreneurship?”

12:45PM-1:45PM Lunch

1:45PM-3:15PM Knowledge/Power

Dennis Jancsary, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business
“The Interlinking Theorization of Management Concepts: Cohesion and Semantic Equivalence in Management Knowledge”
Co-authored with Markus Höllerer, Renate Meyer and Vitaliano Barberio at WU Vienna.

Rolv Petter Amdam, BI Norwegian Business School
“Bringing Temporality in Organization Theory and History to the Study of Strategy Formation: Harvard Business School’s First International Strategy”
Co-authored with Gabriel Benito, BI Norwegian Business School

Anne Kovalainen, University of Turku
“The Evaluation of Science in Austere Times in Europe: Words and Money”

Elin Lerum Boasson, University of Oslo
“The Multi-field Approach to Policy Change: A Neo-Institutional Public Policy Process Theory”

4:00PM-5:00PM Takeaways: Jesper Strandgaard & Frank Dobbin

5:00PM-6:30PM Dinner William James Hall 1550