Welcome to the Ninth International Conference on Emotions and Worklife

Fox School of Business, Temple University will host the Ninth Conference on Emotions and Worklife: ‘Emonet IX’, to be held 30-31 July, 2014 in Philadelphia, USA. Emotions research has transformed organization studies, enlightening us to the rich experiences and possibilities for adding to the quality of work and the environments in which we undertake it.  Throughout this revolution, the Emotions and Worklife (Emonet) conference has provided a central meeting point for emotions scholars from around the world to share and nurture their intellectual curiosity in the area. The biannual conference is organized by the Emotions Network (Emonet) e-mail group; an international scholarly network that facilitates discussion relating to theoretical development in the study of emotion in organizations. The group was established in January1997 and is affiliated with the Academy of Management’s list serv. The primary aim of Emonet IX is to provide a forum for scholars to present leading empirical and theoretical research relating to significant advances made in understanding the roles of emotions in organizational settings. Please register for Emonet IX Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 9:00 AM to Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5:00 PM at Temple University – Fox School of Business, Temple University 1801 Liacouras Walk (Alter Hall), Philadelphia, PA. The Early Bird Registration Deadline has now been extended to Tuesday, June 10, 2014.(Register). To see the conference program please click here (Conference Program). See for more information on exploring the beautiful area(Travel Philadelphia and Hotel Booking)! The conference opens with a welcome reception, followed by a one and a half day informative program of inspiring presentations from international researchers. Included in the program will be the symposia, which will be  held in two streams. A selection of conference papers from Emonet IX will be considered for inclusion in Volumes 10 of the Annual Book Series, Research on Emotion in Organizations, published by the Emerald Group. Join us in Philadelphia for what will be another exciting and informative gathering. We look forward to seeing you there. 2014 Conference Chairs Neal M. Ashkanasy Wilfred J. Zerbe Charmine E. J. Härtel


Emonet VI Team photo