Baniyelme Zoogah’s review of JAB publication identified a gap in Management Scholarship in the journal. Resolved to propose a caucus in Academy of Management (AOM) to bring together Management Scholars in AOM.
Baniyelme Zoogah submits a caucus proposal for the Africa Research Caucus Group.
First caucus for the Africa Research Group held in AOM, Anaheim, CA: 15 participants.
Jim Walsh, the outgoing President of the Academy attended the caucus of the Africa Research Group and pledged to help the group grow.
First by-laws drafted.
Leadership: Stella Nkomo, 1st President; Baniyelme Zoogah, Secretary; Moses Acquaah, Treasurer; and 3 regional representatives.
First Africa Faculty Development Workshop (AFDW) in Ghana, supported by AOM
Second AFDW in Rwanda, supported by AOM
7-10 Jan. 2013, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Partnered with AOM to organize first global conference in Africa.
2nd Biennial Conference (1st on the Continent) in Gaborone, Botswana.
Africa Journal of Management (AJOM) launched with Moses Kiggundu as Editor in Chief.
First AJOM Publication.
Affiliation with AOM.
3rd Biennial Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
AFDW in Ghana
4th Biennial Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1st Leadership succession: Baniyelme Zoogah Elected President; Moses Acquaah, Vice President; Eileen Kwasiga Treasurer (who later resigned); Judy Muthuri, Membership Chair, Nceku Nyathi, Communications Chair, Benson Honig, Liaison Chair; 3 at large representatives
AFDW in Egypt.
5th Biennial Conference in Lagos, Nigeria.
AFDW held online due to Covid.
Conference postponed to 2023 in Cairo due to Covid.
6th Biennial Conference in Cairo, Egypt (German University in Cairo).