Event

Davis Conference on Qualitative Research 2011

Image of Davis Conference on Qualitative Research 2011

2011 Conference Schedule

FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2011

Afternoon: Hotel check in Hyatt Place UC Davis

173 Old Davis Road Extension
Davis, CA 95616
530-756-9500

6:45 PM  Meet in hotel lobby to leave for dinner – Seasons Restaurant

102 F Street
Davis, CA 95616
530-750-1801

SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2011

7:45 AM  Meet in hotel lobby to walk to UC Davis Graduate School of Management

2102 Gallagher Hall, UC Davis Campus

8:00-8:15 AM  Welcome and contiental breakfast

Topic 1 – Understanding Daily Work Practices

8:15-9:00 AM  Paper 1 – Pattern in Variety: How Individual Habit and Organizational Routine are Expressed in Meeting the Unique Requirements of Intensive Care Patients

MICHAEL D. COHEN

9:00-9:45 AM  Paper 2 – No Consent? Manufacture Problems: Reorganizing Through the Construction and Management of Problems

RUTHANNE HUISING

9:45-10:00 AM  Break

Topic 2 – The Power of Rhetoric and Vocabulary

10:00-10:45 AM  Paper 3 – The New Tools of the Trade: The Conceptual Vocabularies of Academic Capitalism

STEVE G. HOFFMAN

10:45-11:30 AM  Paper 4 – A Post-Civil Rights Vision of Racial Equality: Diversity Rhetorics and Initiatives in Three Organizational Cases

ELLEN C. BERREY

11:30-12:30 PM  Lunch

Topic 3 – The Process of Sensemaking

12:30-1:15 PM  Paper 5 – The Transformers: Mexican Immigrants and the Development of Tacit Knowledge

NATASHA ISKANDER

1:15-2:00 PM  Paper 6 – Physical Artifacts and Sensemaking in a Design Consulting Firm

ILEANA STIGLIANI

2:00-2:15 PM  Break

Topic 4 – Tensions in Defining Organizational Roles

2:15-3:00 PM  Paper 7 – Amphibious Entrepreneurs and the Emergence of New Organizational Forms

WALTER W. POWELL & KURT SANDHOLTZ

3:00-3:45 PM  Paper 8 – Short on Time: Managing the Time Paradox in Business Sustainability

NATALIE SLAWINSKI & PRATIMA BANSAL

4:00 PM  Depart for Napa, wine tasting and dinner (we will have vans).
5:00 PM Check in Napa Valley Lodge

2230 Madison Street
Yountville, CA 94599-1340
707-944-2468

6:15 PM  Meet in hotel lobby to leave for dinner
7:00 PM  Private Wine Tasting and Dinner – Brix Restaurant

7377 Saint Helena Highway
Napa, CA 94558-9726
707-944-2749 

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011

On your own in Napa
Morning van to Sacramento Airport

What's new with Davis Conference on Qualitative Research 2011

Commands

Twitter Feed

Loading tweets...

Spotlight Story

Andrew Barkett Finds Innovative Ways to Fuel Entrepreneurship
Named First-ever Chief Technology Officer for Republican National Committee

Image of Andrew Barkett Finds Innovative Ways to Fuel Entrepreneurship

UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark

Spotlight Story

MBA Student Consultants Make an IMPACT
Projects Put Business Needs Front and Center

Image of MBA Student Consultants Make an IMPACT

Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.

Spotlight Story

UC Davis Part-Time MBA in Top 8%, Full-Time MBA in Top 9%
U.S. News & World Report’s latest rankings: This marks the 19th consecutive year our MBA program has been ranked among the best in the nation.

Image of  UC Davis Part-Time MBA in Top 8%, Full-Time MBA in Top 9%

(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.

Spotlight Story

Mark Otero MBA 07 Builds Sacramento’s Coolest Company
The secret of social gaming mogul Mark Otero’s success is taking things to the extreme

Image of Mark Otero MBA 07 Builds Sacramento’s Coolest Company

The secret of Midtown Sacramento’s Facebook gaming mogul Mark Otero’s success is taking things to the extreme.