Presenting in the Rough

Presenting in the Rough 2023 - Academy of Management Conference, Boston

Saturday, August 5th, 8:00-9:30 a.m.

Boston Westin Hotel, Defender Room

Are you a doctoral student or faculty member looking for ways to dynamically present your research to a variety of audiences?

This forum offers participants an opportunity to hear from both academics and practitioners, focusing on practicing and crafting effective presentations. The session will include a panel discussion, integrating insights from academics and learnings from other industries that focus on presentation skills, followed by small group discussions. Separately, there will be several slots available by application to work with the practitioner coaches.


Mabel Abraham (Columbia)
Chris Baumann (UC Irvine)
Ashley Martin (Stanford)
Ashleigh Reade (theater educator and performer)


To build on the PDW after AOM, for PhD students who are interested in an online 30-minute slot with a practitioner coach, please register here before July 31st. There will be a total of 8 slots available. Preference will be given to those on the job market. 

Practitioner coaches:

Christianne Klein, TV anchor
Robin Steegman, actress

Organized by:
Chia-Jung Tsay (University of Wisconsin-Madison and University College of London)