Statutes and

governance bodies’ composition


IFSAM mission & evolution

since 1990


IFSAM strives to be the United Nations of academies

pertaining to management around the world.

As a result of the on-going COVID-19 public health emergency,
there may be some delays in processing applications and organising an electronic ballot of Members.


Sharing Best Practices,
Knowledge and Research on a Global Level.

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We were happy to see our friends @amcdonnell_hrm of @iamirl & Kerry Brown of @anzam_news both be made Companions of @bam_ac_uk yesterday. Congratulations!

Also at the @bam_ac_uk conference yesterday, past-president of IFSAM and member of our Advisory Board, @GregBamber was awarded the Cooper Medal for Outstanding Leadership & Contribution. Well done Greg! 👏

Our President @CastanerXavier and Secretary Arabella Mocciaro; and General Assembly members Alberto Pastore & @SandroCastaldo were all made Companions of @bam_ac_uk yesterday. Fantastic to see so many of our IFSAM family being honoured in this way 👏👏

Two of our members have their annual conferences this week - the Japan Academy of Business Administration (JABA) & the British Academy of Management (BAM) @bam_ac_uk. We hope that you are all having an enjoyable and productive week #Management

If you have any questions regarding IFSAM

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IFSAM provides an opportunity to work together to support the development of academies of management in developing countries.

IFSAM holds an international conference every two years.

These conferences address significant management issues.

They are an excellent opportunity to meet scholars from around the world.

The conferences are held on continents around the world.

They are organized by member associations and are open to all individuals around the world who are interested in addressing important management issues.

The General Assembly, chaired by IFSAM’s President, meets every year with the Executive Committee .

Two representatives from each member organization may participate in the General Assembly meetings.


Approved June 2012

Amended May 10, 2021


Our mission is…
“to advance business and management research,
teaching and practice throughout the world.”


The objects of the Federation shall be the development of management research and teaching as a unified science and its advancement in all nations of the world.