Annual Meetings

Atlanta, Georgia March 13th - March 15th, 2025
"The Business of Labor"

Providence, Rhode Island March 14th - March 16th, 2024
"Doing Business in the Public Interest"

Detroit, MI, United States March 16th - March 18th, 2023

President: Daniel Wadhwani
Presidential Address: "TBD"
Mexico City April 6th - April 9th, 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 11th - March 13th, 2021
"Business History: Building for the Future"
Charlotte, North Carolina March 12th - March 14th, 2020
"Collaboration in Business and Business History"
Cartagena, Colombia March 14th - March 16th, 2019
"Globalization and De-Globalization: Shifts of Power and Wealth"
Baltimore, Maryland April 5th - April 7th, 2018
"Money, Finance, and Capital"
Denver, Colorado March 30th - April 1st, 2017
Miami, Florida June 24th - June 27th, 2015
"Inequalities: Winners and Losers in Business"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Oberlin, Ohio April 2nd - April 3rd, 1972

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Evanston, Illinois February 16th - February 16th, 1963

East Lansing, Michigan February 24th - February 24th, 1962

West Lafayette, Indiana February 18th - February 18th, 1961

Milwaukee, Wisconsin February 27th - February 27th, 1960

Allerton Park, Illinois February 14th - February 14th, 1959

Madison, Wisconsin February 15th - February 15th, 1958

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

Ann Arbor, Michigan February 27th - February 27th, 1954

Evanston, Illinois -