Luncheon Speaker Series

Since 2005, the Luncheon Speaker Series has provided the Goodman community with an informal and engaging opportunity to listen and discuss recent advances in research, teaching, and practice with international business colleagues.

Fall 2022

Marijke Taks

Professor and Vice-Dean Research at the Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics, University of Ottawa

Friday, Oct. 7, 2022
Location: TBA
Presentation: TBA

Past Events

WINTER 2022

Viswanath Venkatesh

Eminent Scholar and Verizon Chair of Business Information Technology
Director, Executive PhD
Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech

Friday, April 8, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: Big Data, Big Problems: Organizational Data Breaches and Customer Compensation Strategies

Joseph Hair

Director of the PhD Program and Cleverdon Chair of Business
Mitchell College of Business, University of South Alabama (U.S.A.)

Friday, April 1, 2022
Location: WH208 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Workshop: Recent Methodological Developments for PLS

Luke R. Potwarka

Associate Professor
Founder and Director, Spectator Experience and Technology (SEAT) Laboratory
Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies
Faculty of Health, University of Waterloo

Friday, March 25, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: In Search of Inspiration: A Realist Synthesis Approach to Understanding Demonstration Effects

Maxim Voronov

Professor of Organization Studies
Schulich School of Business, York University

Friday, March 18, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: Distilling authenticity: Materiality and narratives in Canadian distilleries’ authenticity work

Marijn Janssen

Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Chair in “ICT and Governance”
Head of Information and Communication Technology

Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Delft University of Technology

Friday, March 11, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: Data and AI governance for automated decision-making

Rajkumar Venkatesan

Ronald Trzcinski Professor of Business Administration
Darden School of Business, University of Virginia (U.S.A.)

Friday, March 4, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: AI in Marketing and Privacy Implications

Sadia Jahanzeb

Assistant Professor, Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship and Ethics
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Feb. 18, 2022
Location: TH259 for MSc students and online via Teams for all other attendees
Presentation: Silence and proactivity in managing supervisor ostracism: Implications for creativity. 

Shawna Chen

Associate Professor, Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship and Ethics
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Feb. 11, 2022
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion through research

Shavin Malhotra

Professor of Strategy and Conrad Research Excellence Chair
Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business

Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo

Friday, Jan. 28, 2022
Location: Webinar
Presentation: A Blessing and a Curse: How CEO Cognitive Complexity Influences Firm Performance

Fall 2021

Samir Trabelsi

Professor, Accounting
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Dec. 3, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Greenwashing and the Cost of Equity Capital: International Evidence

Magnus Hultman

Assistant Professor, Marketing, International Business and Strategy
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Nov. 26, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: International Marketing Strategy Fit – How and When Does It Matter?

Skander Lazrak

Professor, Finance, Operations and Information Systems
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Nov. 19, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Firm Value and the Use of Derivatives

Wesley Helms

Associate Professor, Marketing, International Business and Strategy
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Nov. 12, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Competing for Good: How Organizational Hybridity Challenges Inter-Organizational Categorization and Cross-Sector Value Creation 

Simon Suwanyangyuan

Assistant Professor, Accounting
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Nov. 5, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Auditor Choice and the Informativeness of 10-K Reports

Lianxi Zhou

Professor, Marketing, International Business and Strategy
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Oct. 8, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: International Entrepreneurship Research: Taking Stock and Going Forward

Fayez Elayan

Professor of Accounting
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Oct. 1, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: The Market Response to Mandatory Disclosure of Payments to Foreign Governments under the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act

Dirk De Clercq

Professor, Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship and Ethics
Goodman School of Business, Brock University

Friday, Sept. 10, 2021
Location: Webinar
Presentation: Entrepreneur Resources, Cultural Context, and Social Value Creation