OAP 2019 in Brazil

5 July 2016
OAP 2019 will be in Brazil, with a strong political focus. More information soon on our website.

Welcome on OAP website

You will find here information about the Organizations, Artifacts and Practices (OAP) workshop.

OAP has been set up in 2011 at Université Paris-Dauphine (France). It is organized every year (in June or July).

The workshop is about the relationships between artifacts, organizations/organizing and practices. It it grounded into the material and ontological turns in management and organization studies.

Keywords: artifacts, embodiment, organizations, management, organizing, practices, process, space, time, materiality, ontologies.

OAP 2018 in Amsterdam!

3 September 2016
The 8th OAP workshop will take place in Amsterdam at VU the 21st and 22nd June 2018. It will be about "New Ways of Working (NWW): Rematerializing Organizations in the Digital Age". Sytze F. Kingma (VU University Amsterdam), Bernadette Heemskerk (The Hague University of Applied Sciences), Issy Drori (VU University Amsterdam), François-Xavier de...

OAP 2017 in Singapore: final program is now on line!

3 September 2016
The final program of the 7th OAP workshop is now on line! OAP 2017 will take place the 16th (3rd meeting of the Standing Group), 17th and 18th (workshop) June 2017 in Singapore at SMU and ESSEC Singapore. It will be about 'Collaboration & Materiality', the new spaces, places, material practices and processes related to innovation:...

OAP 2016 in Lisbon: proceedings are now on line

5 July 2016
Proceeding of the 6th Organizations, Artifacts & Practices in Lisbon are now on line. Click here to download it: https://workshopoap.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/proceedings-6th-oap-workshop.pdf
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de Vaujany, FX. & Mitev, N. (eds) (2013). Materiality and space, London: Palgrave
de Vaujany, FX., Mitev, N., Vaast, E. & Laniray, P. (eds) (2014). Materiality and time, London: Palgrave.