Sub-theme 67: Experimenting Organization: Becoming by Doing

Stewart Clegg, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Iris Wallenburg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Roland Bal, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Session I: Thursday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Opening & Alternative Spaces as a Way of Experimenting
Chair: Iris Wallenburg
Henri Bergeron, Pascale Bourret, Alberto Cambrosio and Patrick Castel
Organizing and experimenting: Genomic clinical trials as epistemic and organizational innovation
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Michael Peiro
Antonio Blanco-Gracia
Phyles, netguilds, and the organizational practices of becoming
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Patrick Castel
Mickael Peiro, Nicolas Balas and Amélie Seignour
Do-it-ocracy in alternative organizations: An ethnographic study of an hackerspace
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Antonio Blanco-Gracia
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Opening: Experimenting organization: Becoming by doing
Presenter: Roland Bal
Session II: Thursday, July 06, 14:00 to 15:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Experimenting Authorities: Policy Making, Regulation and Accounting in an Uncertain World
Chair: Roland Bal
Christa Amhøj
Welfare as affective co-motions and the welfare organization as a series of affective micro- actions
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Eva-Maria Kunstler
Annemiek Stoopendaal
Experimenting with regulation: Learning by doing
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Christa Breum-Amhoj
Eva-Maria Kunseler, Willemijn Tuinstra and Anne Loeber
Practicing objectivity in environmental expertise: A Dutch government expert organization ‘in the making’
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Annemiek Stoopendaal
Session III: Friday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Experimenting with Strategy
Chair: Stewart Clegg
Tatiana Dia and Ryan Rumble
The role of strategy tools in cognition: The case of business models
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Marcelo de Souza Bispo
Anna Stephens and Samuel C. MacAulay
The doubtful process of business model innovation
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Ryan Rumble
Jonathan Sambugaro and Chahrazad Abdallah
Strategizing in pluralistic organizations: A pragmatist view
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Anna Stephens
Marcelo de Souza Bispo
Experimenting organizations through educative management
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Jonathan Sambugaro
Session IV: Friday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Experimenting: Design and Innovation
Chair: Patrick Castel
Anne-Laure Fayard
Enacting a design attitude for continuous experimentation: The case of OpenIDEO
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Kai Basner
Kai Inga Storm, Dane Pflueger, Thomas Frandsen and Jawwad Z. Raja
The product strikes back: the 'new industrial revolution' and the qualification of services
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Sarah Pels-Lebovitz
Hila Lifshitz-Assaf, Sarah Pels Lebovitz and Lior Zalmanson
The triumph of perpetual experimentation when innovating with 3D printing tools
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Anne-Laure Fayard
Session V: Friday, July 07, 14:00 to 15:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Architecture & Art as a Way of Organizational Experimenting
Chair: Tjitske Holtrop
Ninna Meier, Karen Ingerslev and Kasper Bjørn
Longing for future organisation: embodied, material, and emotional aspects of prospective sensemaking
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Christina Lüthy
Marie-Claude Plourde
Becoming one through “making together”. Lessons from an intervention in an architectural context
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Ninna Meier
Christina Lüthy
The triple space of the experimental: A conceptual contribution along and beyond H.-J. Rheinberger
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Marie-Claude Plourde
Session VI: Saturday, July 08, 09:00 to 10:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Organizational Experimenting
Chair: Christopher Gad
Sven-Ove Horst and Charlene Wündsch
Strategic experimenting as organizational becoming: A field study of the start-up accelerator neudeli
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Isabelle Bouty
Isabelle Bouty, Marie-Léandre Gomez and Robert C.H. Chia
Becoming by doing as wayfinding
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Sven-Ove Horst
Ruey-Lin Hsiao, Yen-Kuan Wu and Jie Zeng
Turning Constraints into Collectives: The Bricolage Perspective on the Strategic Resource Conversion
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Arjan Konica
Philipp D. Schaller and Arjan Kozica
From "if-then" to what if?": Organizational experiments as management practice in the context of evidence-based management
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Yen-Kuan Wu
Session VII: Saturday, July 08, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 2C9 (2nd floor)
Valuation & Evaluation as a Way of Experimenting
Chair: Annemiek Stoopendaal
Tjitske Holtrop
Transformatting: an experiment in and for evaluation and anthropology
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Christopher Gad
Christopher Gad and Brit Ross Winthereik
Critique as experimenting organizational modality
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Iris Wallenburg
Iris Wallenburg and Roland Bal
Experimenting in/with regulation: Experimental regulatory infrastructures in the making of healthcare markets
Presenter(s)Discussant(s): Tjitske Holtrop
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Wrap-up & outlook by Stewart Clegg