Sub-theme 31: Management, Playful Affordances and Organization Theory [merged with sub-theme 58]

Steffen Roth, La Rochelle Business School, France
Mikko Vesa, Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Harald Warmelink, NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Session I: Thursday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
If a Game is Worth Playing. Gamification of Networks and Industries
Chair: Harald Warmelink
Agnessa Shpakova, Viktor Dörfler and Igor Pyrko
Gamifying knowledge sharing: Networks, communities, and emotions
J. Tuomas Harviainen, Soren Kock and Miikka J. Lehtonen
Coopetition in the Finnish Game Industry: A Longitudinal Qualitative Study
Seppo Poutanen
Gamification of organisations, work, theorisation in the vigorous era of digitalisation - from fading irony and other distance towards positive reconceptualisation of “addiction”
Session II: Thursday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
It's Worth Playing Right. Play across Institutions and Organizations
Chair: Lars Clausen
Alistair Mutch
Play as institutional logic
Kristiina Borg and Katriina Irja Heljakka
Playing with rubber ducks and manatees in the workplace: Physical, playful artifacts as totems of organizational tribes
M. Pilar Opazo and Sonia Coman
Playfulness in creative trajectories and organizations: A comparative analysis of Ferran Adrià and elBulli (Gastronomy) and Murakami Takashi and Kaikai Kiki (Visual Arts)
Session III: Thursday, July 05, 16:00 to 17:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
Analog and Digital Games. Field Reports
Chair: Janne Tienari
James Wade, Josiah Mark Drewry, Christopher Rider and Anand Swaminathan
Staying in the game: Explaining differential returns to experience and qualifications among National Football League coaches, 1985–2014
Alberto Ochoa-Zezzatti, Jöns Sánchez, Armando Mora and Monica B. Ortuño-López
Continuous improvement for the selection of avatars in a serious game using a model based on dioramas and a hybrid system of artificial intelligence
Balazs Laki and Wook Sohn
A comparative analysis of digital transformation, innovation and competitiveness measurement practices: The case of Korea and Hungary
Session IV: Friday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
Name your Game. Play in Theory and Practice
Chair: Harald Warmelink
Donncha Kavanagh and Kevin Scally
What is theory if theorizing is a game?
Emma Jeanes
The affordance of play: Exploring how play is afforded and the intentional and unintentional affordances of play in a case organisation
Mikaela Krohn, Janne Tienari and Mikko Vesa
The video that got away: Capricious brand meanings in the Internet playground
Session V: Friday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
Management and Organisation Theory. A Game of Forms
Chair: Ralf Wetzel
Lars Clausen
How to kill a mockingbird
Steffen Roth, Matthias Will and Vladislav Valentinov
What is in organization? Contents of a self-contained container
Session VI: Saturday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
Of Members and Stakeholders. Games, Cases, and Designs
Chair: Mikko Vesa
Konstantinos Stephanou and Mario Martinez Corcoles
Leadership in high reliability organizations: The paratroopers case
Xander Keijser, Malena Ripken, Igor Mayer, Harald Warmelink, Lodewijk Abspoel, Rhona Fairgrieve and Crawford Paris
Stakeholder engagement in marine spatial planning: Design, experiences and evaluation of the MSP Challenge board game
Session VII: Saturday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, TLÜ, Mare, M-342
Order and Disorder. Send in the Clowns
Chair: Steffen Roth
Javier Busquets Carretero
Orchestrating “order” and “disorder”: Organizing as the creative successions of stochastic phase transitions
Ralf Wetzel and Yuliya Shymko
Time to call in the clowns: Instructions to modern management from a forgotten stranger