Management Control Association

Our annual two-day symposium this year will take place at NICE Graduate School of Management from 13-14 September 2018.

In line with our usual format, papers will be presented with discussants. As usual, there will be plenary sessions only. Then, around 10 papers will be selected.  If you wish to submit a paper for consideration, please note the following deadlines:

15th May: extended abstract (not more than 800 words) or  full papers should be submitted online at The abstract file name should follow the format: abstracttheauthorssurname.doc (or pdf) and the full paper the format: fullpapertheauthorssurname.doc (or pdf). Decisions will be sent out end May/early June. Submissions will open 15th January 2018.

30th June: deadline for offer to be a discussant, with any specific interests (same contacts as above)

5th July: deadline for full papers, which will be forwarded to the discussants before they depart for the summer period

Further details on the program, location, etc will be available at a later date.

Please note that participants will be required to pay for transport to NICE Graduate School of Management, accommodation, and taxi transfers between airport or station.

Scientific Committee


Aude Deville (Nice Graduate School of Management, GRM)

Elaine Harris (University of Roehampton Business School, London)

Julia Mundy (University of

Greenwich, London)

Philippe Zarlowski (ESCP Europe)


We gratefully acknowledge the support of CIMA’s General Charitable Trust