ALBA is the organizer of the 31ST EGOS International Colloquium to be held in Greece for the first time

Tuesday, 21/07/2015

It’s with great pleasure that this year ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece organizes, for the first time in Greece, the 31stEuropean Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) Colloquium which will take place from July 2 - 4, at the premises of The American College of Greece.


EGOS is a scholarly association which aims to further the theoretical and/or empirical advancement of knowledge about organizations, organizing and the contexts in which organizations operate. As a collective, one of its main aims is to maintain and provide a voice for the critical and analytical approaches of its members to the study of organization worldwide.


The Colloquium theme is: “Organizations and the Examined Life: Reason, Reflexivity and Responsibility” inspired form Socrates statement during his trial in classical Athens:"an unexamined life is not worth living".
This statement is the most succinct advocacy of philosophy, science, and democracy ever since.

The EGOS Colloquium, which is organized and hosted every year by top knot business schools around the globe, among them ESADE, HEC, and RSM Rotterdam is considered to be one of the largest and most prestigious in its field.


This year the number of participants is expected to exceed,500 coming from more than 50 countries.

The Colloquiums’ Sponsors and Supporters are the following and we want to thank all of them for their contribution.