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2014.09.16 | Knowledge exchange

Failure can lead to success

Saturday 13 October associate professor Dorthe Døjbak Håkonsson appeared at the national television channel DR2. They ran a special Saturday-night theme on “Failure” and Dorthe Døjbak had the opportunity to present some of her work, including new research results from the MINDLAB project.

2014.08.29 | Research news

Journal of Organization Design Vol. 3, No. 2 Now Online!

It is a great pleasure to announce that the Organizational Design Community has published volume 3, issue number 2, 2014, of the Journal of Organization Design. This issue features our memorial project in honor of Jay R. Galbraith and his many valuable contributions to the field of organization design.

2014.08.29 | Research news

International conference on personnel economics

This week, School of Business and Social Sciences is host to the international conference Global Aspects of Personnel Economics. Professor Edward P. Lazear, former Chief Economic Advisor to President George W. Bush, is keynote speaker at the conference. He is the first researcher to conduct research on this area.

2014.08.20 | Seminar, ICOA, Knowledge exchange

ICOA seminars fall 2014

The ICOA seminar program for the fall 2014 is ready with eight inspiring presentations delivered by international guests from China and Italy, business partner UKON, AU colleagues and ICOA staff.

2014.07.21 | ICOA, Conference, Knowledge exchange

Sustainability and Performance with Professor Rick Edgeman

Rick Edgeman, Professor of Sustainability & Performance at the Interdisciplinary Center for Organizational Architecture (ICOA), Aarhus University of Denmark, spoke with the PERFORMANCE Magazine team about sustainable enterprise excellence. Signaling perceivable challenges in today’s performance management field, Professor Edgeman states that…

Calendar & Events

Mon 01 Sep
08:00-16:00 | ICOA
Associate Professor Qinglan Chen visits ICOA
Qinglan Chen, Associate Professor at Department of Management Science, Xiamen University of Technology, will be visiting ICOA for 10 months starting September 1, 2014.
Wed 01 Oct
14:21-14:21 | ICOA
Associate Professor Luca Giustiniano visits ICOA
Luca Giustiniano, Associate Professor of Management and Organization from Luiss in Rome, will be visiting ICOA from October to December 2014.
Thu 02 Oct
10:00-12:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, Bygn. 2636-U30
ICOA Seminar: Organizational Patterns in Top Management Teams (cancelled)
Cristina Rossi Lamastra, Assistant Professor at Politecnico di Milano School of Management, will be presenting at this seminar.
Mon 13 Oct
08:00-16:00 | ICOA
Professor Charles Snow visits ICOA
Charls Snow, Professor Emeritus of Business Administration at The Pennsylvania State University & The Smeal College of Business, will be visiting ICOA from March 31 to April 11, 2014.
Thu 23 Oct
10:00-12:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, Bygn. 2636-U30
ICOA Seminar: Organization design issues seen from a consulting perspective
Head of research Anders Ramian Trillingsgaard and industrial PhD (to-be) Marianne Livijn, UKON/ICOA, will be presenting the research strategy of UKON and how they meet organizational design challenges in their consulting work. Marianne will also present her industrial PhD project.
Fri 24 Oct
11:00-16:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Bygn. 2630-K101
Masterclass: Skab det rette organisationsdesign for din virksomhed eller offentlige organisation
Kurset handler om, hvordan man som leder kan designe organisationen, så den fungerer optimalt og henvender sig til alle, der har beslutningskompetence over virksomhedens eller den offentlige organisations design.
Thu 30 Oct
10:00-12:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, Bygn. 2636-U30
ICOA Seminar: Strategy implementation and company performance: the mediate effect of project management mechanic
Qinglan Chen, Associate Professor at Department of Management Science, Xiamen University of Technology, will be presenting at this seminar.


Learn more about our Masterclass that runs on Friday October 24 and get information on course content and how to register (in Danish).



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