All BHC Meetings


Detroit March 9, 2023 - March 11, 2023
"To be announced"

Mexico City April 7, 2022 - April 9, 2022
"Business History in Times of Disruption: Embracing Complexity and Diversity || Historia empresarial en tiempos de incertidumbre: acogiendo la complejidad y la diversidad"

Hopin Virtual Events Platform March 11, 2021 - March 13, 2021
"Business History: Building for the Future"
Charlotte, North Carolina March 12, 2020 - March 14, 2020
"Collaboration in Business and Business History"
Cartagena, Colombia March 14, 2019 - March 16, 2019
"Globalization and De-Globalization: Shifts of Power and Wealth"
Baltimore, Maryland April 5, 2018 - April 7, 2018
"Money, Finance, and Capital"
Denver, Colorado March 30, 2017 - April 1, 2017
"Civilizations"
Portland, Oregon March 31, 2016 - April 2, 2016
"Reinterpretation"
Miami, Florida June 24, 2015 - June 27, 2015
"Inequalities: Winners and Losers in Business"

President: Mary Yeager
Presidential Address: "Women Change Everything"
Frankfurt, Germany March 13, 2014 - March 15, 2014
"The Virtues and Vices of Business—A Historical Perspective"
Columbus, Ohio March 21, 2013 - March 23, 2013
"The Cultures and Institutions of Business"
Philadelphia, PA March 29, 2012 - March 31, 2012
"Business and the State"
St. Louis, Missouri March 31, 2011 - April 2, 2011
"Knowledge"
Athens, Georgia March 25, 2010 - March 27, 2010
"The Business History of Everything"

Milan, Italy June 11, 2009 - June 13, 2009
"Fashions: Business Practices in Historical Perspective"
Sacramento, California April 10, 2008 - April 12, 2008

Cleveland, Ohio May 31, 2007 - June 2, 2007


Minneapolis, Minnesota May 19, 2005 - May 21, 2005

Le Creusot, France June 17, 2004 - June 19, 2004

Lowell, Massachusetts June 26, 2003 - June 28, 2003


Wilmington, Delaware April 19, 2002 - April 21, 2002

Miami, Florida April 20, 2001 - April 22, 2001

Palo Alto, California March 10, 2000 - March 12, 2000


College Park, Maryland March 13, 1998 - March 15, 1998


President: Leslie Hannah
Presidential Address: "America, the Cold War, and I"
Glasgow, Scotland July 4, 1997 - July 6, 1997


President: Mansel G. Blackford
Presidential Address: "Business History and Beyond"
Columbus, Ohio March 19, 1996 - March 21, 1996

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida March 17, 1995 - March 19, 1995


President: Edwin J. Perkins
Presidential Address: "Banks and Brokers"
Williamsburg, Virginia March 11, 1994 - March 13, 1994


Boston, Massachusetts March 19, 1993 - March 21, 1993


President: K. Austin Kerr
Presidential Address: "Connections"
Pasadena, California March 6, 1992 - March 7, 1992

Toronto, Ontario March 22, 1991 - March 24, 1991


President: William Lazonick
Presidential Address: "Business History and Economics"
Baltimore, Maryland March 23, 1990 - March 25, 1990

Boston, Massachusetts March 31, 1989 - April 2, 1989


President: Wayne Broehl, Jr.
Presidential Address: "The Family Business"
Atlanta, Georgia March 18, 1988 - March 20, 1988


President: Mira Wilkins
Presidential Address: "Business History as a Discipline"
Wilmington, Delaware March 12, 1987 - March 14, 1987


Columbus, Ohio March 13, 1986 - March 15, 1986

New York, New York March 14, 1985 - March 16, 1985

Hartford, Connecticut March 8, 1984 - March 10, 1984

Peoria, Illinois March 10, 1983 - March 12, 1983

St. Paul, Minnesota April 15, 1982 - April 17, 1982

Philadelphia, PA May 5, 1981 - May 7, 1981


President: Harold D. Woodman
Presidential Address: "The Business of Agriculture "
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania March 6, 1980 - March 8, 1980

New Orleans, Louisiana March 2, 1979 - March 3, 1979


Wilmington, Delaware February 24, 1978 - February 25, 1978

Columbus, Ohio February 25, 1977 - February 26, 1977

Moline, Illinois March 12, 1976 - March 13, 1976

Evanston, Illinois February 28, 1975 - March 1, 1975

Wilmington, Delaware March 1, 1974 - March 2, 1974

Ft. Worth, Texas March 30, 1973 - March 31, 1973

Chicago, Illinois March 24, 1972 - March 25, 1972

Oberlin, Ohio April 2, 1971 - April 3, 1972


Iowa City, Iowa April 3, 1970 - April 4, 1970


Lincoln, Nebraska February 21, 1969 - February 22, 1969


Champaign-Urbana, Illinois February 23, 1968 - February 24, 1968


London, Ontario March 3, 1967 - March 4, 1967


Dallas, Texas February 25, 1966 - February 26, 1966


Kent, Ohio February 26, 1965 - February 27, 1965


Bloomington, Indiana February 28, 1964 - February 29, 1964


Evanston, Illinois February 16, 1963


East Lansing, Michigan February 24, 1962


West Lafayette, Indiana February 18, 1961


Milwaukee, Wisconsin February 27, 1960


Allerton Park, Illinois February 14, 1959


Madison, Wisconsin February 15, 1958


Bloomington, Indiana April 21, 1956 - April 22, 1956


Ann Arbor, Michigan February 27, 1954


Evanston, Illinois