Panel sessions

Since 2016, the RM-SIG has sponsored panel sessions at AIB annual meeting in order to advance discussion of important methodological issues. A list of panel topics is available here.

AIB Online 2020

Improving the Transparency of Your Research: What it Means for You and Why You Should Care

Chair: Agnieszka Chidlow


  • Klaus Meyer, Ivey Business School
  • Bob Vandenberg, University of Georgia and CARMA Fellow
  • Catherine Welch, University of Sydney
  • Larry Williams, Texas Tech University and CARMA Director


Copenhagen 2019

Future Research in Cross-Cultural Management: Which Methods and Approaches Should We Be Using?

Chairs: Joyce Osland, San Jose State University, Betina Szkudlarek, University of Sydney

Discussant: Dan Caprar, University of Sydney


  • Fiona Moore, Royal Holloway, University of London
  • Anne-Marie Søderberg, Copenhagen Business School
  • Rebecca Piekkari, Aalto University
  • Catherine Welch, University of Sydney
  • Laurence Romani, Stockholm School of Economics


Minneapolis 2018

Multi-level Issues in IB Research: Theory, Methods and Empirics

Chairs: Bo Bernhard Nielsen, University of Sydney and Torben Pedersen, Bocconi University


  • Robert J. Vandenberg, University of Georgia
  • Mark F. Peterson, Florida Atlantic University
  • Shige Makino, Chinese University of Hong Kong


Dubai 2017

The Power of Constructive Reviews and Ways to Improve the Review Process

Chairs: Ilya Cuypers, Singapore Management University and Bo Nielsen, University of Sydney


  • Ilya Cuypers, Singapore Management University
  • Bo Nielsen, University of Sydney
  • Sjoerd Beugelsdijk, University of Groningen
  • Gokhan Ertug, Singapore Management University


New Orleans 2016

Myth-Busting and Institutional Change: How to Achieve a More Innovative Future for Research Methodology in IB

Chair: Bo Nielsen


  • Rebecca Reuber
  • Robert J. Vandenberg
  • Catherine Welch