Important announcement re #BHC2022: Pre-conference event open to all #BHC2022 participants and attendees, March 22nd 9:30 am - 1:30 pm ET

The #BHC2022 Program Committee and the Business History Conference are pleased to invite you to a virtual event that will take place on March 22nd, 2022. This event is open to anyone registered to attend #BHC2022 in Mexico City or #BHC2022online. The March 22nd program will feature a Roundtable Reinserting the Industrial Corporation into the Narrative of Business History, a #BHC2022online Information session, and an Emerging Scholars Committee-sponsored seminar.




9:30 am to 11:30 am ET - Reinserting the Industrial Corporation into the Narrative of Business History.

Chair: Kenneth Lipartito, Florida International University 
Discussant: Julia Ott, New School 

William Lazonick, The Academic-Industry Research Network
"Innovation and Financialization in the Theory of the Firm" 
Oner Tulum, The Academic-Industry Research Network (theAIRnet)
"Transformation from Innovation to Financialization at Merck, Sharp & Dohme" 
Matt Hopkins, SOAS, University of London
"How Financialization Destroyed Hercules Powder Co" 
Marie Carpenter, Institut Mines-Telecom Business School
"Cisco: from Innovation to Financialization"


11:30 am to noon ET - Information session with Program Committee members and #BHC2022 support members. 

There will be three concurrent Zoom rooms open for people to get familiar with the #BHC2022online conference platform as well as ask questions about the annual meeting.


Noon to 1:30 pm ET - Publishing in Business History. Speakers TBC.


Registration for the annual meeting (#BHC2022) is required to attend this pre-conference event. Please register here to attend the #BHC2022 and to receive a link to this pre-conference event. We would like to remind you that registration to the annual meeting #BHC2022 for BHC MEMBERS that are emerging scholars and graduate students is free.