Our events take place every two months at a London-based university. Meetings run on Friday afternoons with a 15.00 start and are followed by dinner to allow for more informal interaction.

Every meeting includes a mix of presentations, focusing on specifc research topics, research methods, career perspectives, publishing and research impact.

We also regularly invite female scholars from other countries to broaden the network.

If you are interested in attending our events please contact Ling Eleanor Zhang ( Feel free to share this information to anyone who might be interested.

Organizing Committee

Argyro Avgoustaki (, ESCP Europe
Ling Eleanor Zhang (, Royal Holloway University London
Anne-Wil Harzing (, Middlesex University


16th meeting 19 May 2017 (ESCP Europe): 3 years of Cygna; what now?

Organised by Argyro Avgoustaki, ESCP Europe

  • Research Paper: Linking Corporate Strategy and Performance with Managerial Information Systems: A Differentiated-centralization Framework Shasha Zhao, Middlesex University)
  • Building your academic brand through engagement with social media, (Meg Hsin-Hsuan Lee, ESCP Business School London, Anne-Wil Harzing, Middlesex University)
  • Round-table discussion on the Future of Cygna with pick-nick dinner.

Previous meetings

Pictures and presentations from all previous meetings are available: