15th Annual Conference of the Academic Association of Historians in Australian and New Zealand Business Schools

Call for Papers, deadline 19 July 2024

The Business and Labour History Group, The University of Sydney of Business School, Australia, will be hosting the 15th Annual Conference of Academic Association of Historians in Australian and New Zealand Business Schools  on the 28-29 November 2024. The conference will be presented in person and not Zoom.

You are invited to submit abstracts addressing the conference theme, but also abstracts relating to accounting history, business history, economic history, labour history, management history, marketing history, tourism history, transport history and other areas of interest relating to historical research in business schools. We also invite panel suggestions relating to business and labour history. We welcome abstracts from researchers outside business schools who have an interest in these fields of study.

Abstracts will be published in online conference proceedings.

The Ray Markey Plenary speaker will be Emeritus Professor Greg Patmore, University of Sydney. The topic with be ‘Economic, Industrial and Platform Democracy: Historical Perspectives.’ For further details about our speaker see https://www.sydney.edu.au/business/about/our-people/academic-staff/greg…

Please submit a 500 word abstract for review by Friday 19 July 2024 to Sebastian Boell at sebastian.boell@sydney.edu.au

The abstract will provide: -

  1. A summary of the argument of the paper
  2. A summary of the findings of the paper
  3. A selected list of references for the paper 

Abstracts should follow the Harvard style.

Registration: The is a registration charge for either one or two days, which includes morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch. There is an additional charge if you wish to attend the conference dinner. All postgraduate research students who have their abstracts accepted will have free registration (does not include conference dinner). Full registration details will follow at http://sydney.edu.au/business/research/blhg