Open Calls (papers, conferences, etc.)


Submission deadline: January 15, 2020.  Journal of Small Business Management.  This special issue is a call for research on the postures, tools, and methods used to capture modern-day entrepreneurship research challenges.  More details here.

Submission deadline January 31, 2020.  Diana International Research Conference 2020 at IPAG School of Business in Nice, France.  The conference theme is exploring the role women take within family firms. More details here.

Submission/Manuscript deadline January 31, 2020.  Journal of Family Business Strategy Special Issue: “Feeding the Fire of Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice for the Enterprising Family” More details here.

Submission deadline: February 2, 2020: Family Enterprise Research Conference (FERC) – Delray Beach, FL, USA. This annual conference is dedicated to developing a community of scholars interested in conducting research into understanding family firms and creating usable knowledge in this field. More details here.

Submission deadline: February 3, 2020: IFERA 2020 Annual Conference – Santander, Spain. Generations to generations: Bridging past and future in a family business. More details here. Note: STEP will be sponsoring the best paper.

Submission deadline: February 23, 2019. 3rd FAM Leadership Paradox & Plurality Meeting, 2020 at Universidade NOVA de Lisboa in Lisbon, Portugal: Family Firms and their paradoxes. The FAM Paradox & Plurality meeting is an annual event aimed at discussing organizational and societal problems from a paradoxical perspective. More details here.