Good Reasons for Joining EGOS

Annual international Colloquium

  • The EGOS association organizes an annual Colloquium, which is distinguished by its international participation and its intellectual and scholarly contribution to science.

  • Participants at an EGOS Colloquium are part of an academic forum and meet with scholars to discuss academic topics at the forefront of organizational theory.

  • Researchers are given the opportunity to launch international workgroups.


  • The official journal of EGOS – Organization Studies – is published by SAGE Publications.

  • This enables organizational scholars to publish in a high-quality refereed journal with worldwide acclaim.

  • EGOS members receive Organization Studies and/or have online access to Organization Studies and 40+ other important scientific publications from the member area of the EGOS website.
  • EGOS members have free access to our online journal Organization Theory.


International projects

  • EGOS helps to develop international projects within multinational teams, thereby advancing comparative organizational research and international cooperation in the field of organizational studies.



  • EGOS is dedicated to supporting the new generation of organizational researchers. It provides pre-conference workshops for doctoral studies and tutorials, it enhances the exchange of PhD students with other universities within the organization studies community.

  • EGOS is gradually facilitating the formation of European professional labour markets in the field of organizational studies (placement roster).


European representation

  • One important aim of EGOS is to be a potential partner for the European Union institutions concerned with academic and educational topics.

  • EGOS follows up the political dimension of academic work within Europe according to programs and other activities initiated by the European Union.

  • EGOS aims to contribute to the design of future programs at European level.