Research Seminar


Oct 13, 2023

Research Seminar

KIMAP Research Seminar

Date and Time

Wednesday, October 25th
3:10pm – 4:40pm


Judgment and judging value: Insights from Hannah Arendt’s theory of action


Prof. Dr. Alex Wright
(Entrepreneurship, strategy and innovation department, Audencia Business School)


Room 208 (Main Building 2F, Rokkodai 1st Campus)

About the Speaker

Professor Alex Wright holds a Ph.D. from Nottingham University and was a senior lecturer position at the University of Sheffield before taking up his current position at the Audencia Business School, France in 2022. His research interest is at the intersection of strategy and organization theory, with a specific focus on the production, performance, judgment, and practice of organizational strategies. He has published extensively in the very top management journals of the field such as Academy of Management Learning and Education, Organization Studies, Management Learning, Organization, and Journal of Management Inquiry.

Seminar Highlights

This seminar presents a fresh perspective on judgment in organizational and management theory, informed by philosophy and specifically, Hannah Arendt’s profound insights.

Who Should Attend

This seminar is open to faculty members and students of the Graduate School of Business Administration who are interested in organizational studies, social theories and qualitative research methods. Members from other graduate schools are also welcome to join us for a profound discussion.


Please register for the seminar by October 24th to secure your spot. Registration is Free, and space is limited, so don’t miss this opportunity.

Contact Information

Yiting Weng (Assistant Professor, GSBA, Kobe University)