Welcome to the website for the 2013 Industry Studies Conference. This is your source for all Conference information as we approach our 2013 meeting.

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (pictured above) will host the 2013 Conference. We look forward to seeing you in Kansas City!

The Industry Studies Association has announced a special theme for the 2013 Industry Studies Conference: Industry Flexibility and Agility in the Global Economy. While the 2013 Conference is open to all papers and panels relevant to industry studies, we are particularly encouraging panels and presentations this year that look at creating flexibility and agility in the global economy.

Topics of interest relevant to this special theme include, but are not limited to:

For more information regarding the submission process, the conference theme, and proposals for both individual papers and panels, please visit our Call for Papers page.


The 2013 Industry Studies Conference will be held in Kansas City, MO.