Sub-theme 57: Organizational Fields of the Future and the Future of Fields

Santi Furnari, Cass Business School, City, University of London, United Kingdom
Danielle Logue, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Charlene Zietsma, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Session I: Thursday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, LB - 5.3
Introduction & Theory
Chair: Charlene Zietsma
Nicola Mountford and Susi Geiger
A tale of two concepts: ‘Market’ and ‘field’ in organizational studies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sara Ekberg and Andreas Paul Spee
Chris Meyer and Sudhir Nair
Complex systems, embeddedness, and organizational field collapse
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Mario Diani
Session II: Thursday, July 04, 14:00 to 15:30, LB - 5.3
Chair: Danielle M. Logue
Georg Reischauer, Elke Schüßler and Johannes M. Lehner
Framing Emerging Technologies in Interstitial Issue Fields: Insights from the Blockchain Technology
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Nicola Mountford, Susi Geiger
Andrea Carlo Lo Verso
Identity dynamics in emerging interstitial fields: The case of Italian civil drone industry (2013–2018)
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Mia Chang, Stine Grodal
Chenjian Zhang, Eric Zhao and Santi Furnari
From proto-field to field. The emergence of the social enterprise organizational form in China
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Karl-Emanuel Dionne, Paul R. Carlile
Session III: Friday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, LB - 5.3
Interstitial Interactions between Fields
Chair: Santi Furnari
Lies Bongers, Remco S. Mannak and Marius T.H. Meeus
Embedded agency revisited: The effects of multiple institutional logics on cross-field collaboration between childcare and elementary schools
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Elena Raviola, Jaan Grunberg, Josef Pallas, Claes Thorén
Mario Diani
New social movements and cross-field dynamics: A network analytic perspective
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Chris Meyer, David Cohen
Peter Groenewegen, Charlene Zietsma and Danielle Logue
Institutional field overlaps: Origins, properties and consequences
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Daniel Semper, Giuseppe Delmestri
Session IV: Friday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, LB - 5.3
Chair: Charlene Zietsma
Sara Ekberg, Andreas Paul Spee and Anna Jenkins
The development of a transnational field – the progression of rules, actors, and boundaries
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Elodie Dessy, Virginie Xhauflair
Tae-Ung Choi, Grace Augustine and Brayden King
Field of Greens: The Role of Field Conversations on the Adoption and Maintenance of Organization-Level Sustainability Practices
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Chenjian Zhang, Eric Yanfei Zhao
Birthe Soppe and Nadine Arnold
Field stability and change: The co-evolution of fields and organizations in the case of fair trade
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Andrea Carlo Lo Verso
Session V: Friday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30, LB - 5.3
FCE and FC Organizations
Chair: Danielle M. Logue
Karl-Emanuel Dionne and Paul R. Carlile
The relational dynamics of field-configuring events in field emergence: The case of digital health
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Peter Groenewegen
Elena Raviola, Jaan Grunberg, Josef Pallas and Claes Thorén
When the right-wing enters our living room: Contesting and shifting fields at the Gothenburg Book Fair
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Birthe Soppe, Nadine Arnold
Elodie Dessy and Virginie Xhauflair
Philanthropy facing the emergence of alternative models: Field-structuring actors’ boundary work to manage cross-field interactions
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Daniela Aliberti, Chiara Paolino
Session VI: Saturday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, LB - 5.3
Moral, Social and Sustainable Fields
Chair: Santi Furnari
Celeste Diaz Ferraro, Forrest Briscoe and Barbara Gray
Mechanisms for embedding moral change practices in the nascent field of genomics and health
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tae-Ung Choi, Grace Augustine,Brayden King
Daniel Semper and Giuseppe Delmestri
The two lives of organizations: Institutional change through the interplay of field and category dynamics
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Julie Fabbri, Benjamin Huybrechts
Julie Fabbri and Benjamin Huybrechts
Herding zebras: the role of coworking spaces in imprinting hybrid ventures
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Celeste Diaz Ferraro, Forrest Briscoe, Barbara L. Gray
Session VII: Saturday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, LB - 5.3
Categories & Closing
Chair: Charlene Zietsma
Mia Chang and Stine Grodal
Junkies, Queers and Babies: How Medical Professionals Constructed the Category AIDS (1978-1984)
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Georg Reischauer, Elke Schüßler, Johannes M. Lehner
Daniela Aliberti and Chiara Paolino
Indie “Is the New Black”: How TV series are changing the rules of the Indie music sector
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Lies Bongers, Remco S. Mannak, Marius T.H. Meeus