Stokes, P. (1999) ‘Stories as Research’, Paper delivered to the Doctoral Programme Research Seminar, The University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 18 March.
Stokes, P. (1999) ‘Observations as a Lived Experience’, Paper given as part of the Research Methodology Programme (Masters in Management Development), Edge Hill (Lancaster University) 25, March.
Stokes, P. (2001) ‘The Tortured Domain: Oppression and Narratives in Outdoor Management Development Communities’, Paper presented at the “Narratives of Oppressors and Narratives of Oppressed” Stream at the International Critical Management Studies Conference, UMIST, Manchester, July 11-13.
Stokes, P. (2001) ‘Perilous Journey: The Odyssey of Narrative in Outdoor Management Development’, Double refereed paper presented in “Sub Theme 1: Narratives We Organize By” in the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) 17th Colloquium, Université de Lyon (II & III), Lyon, France, July 5-8.
Stokes, P. (2002) ‘Politicising Mountains: Comparative Anglo-Saxon and Gallic Action and Reaction to the Use of the Outdoor Management Development Programmes.’, Double refereed paper presented at the Standing Workgroup No.2 “Management Ideas and Organizational Politics”(Profs, L.Engwall/M.Kipping) in the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) 18th Colloquium, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, July 4-6.
Stokes, P. (2002) ‘OMD ‘Technologies’: Accelerating Organizational Effectiveness or Just Orchestrating Manoeuvres in the Dark?’, 20th Anniversary Standing Conference on Organizational Symbolism: Speed: Research and Representation in the Age of the Instantaneous Organization, International Business School, Budapest, Hungary, July 10-13.
Greenbank, P. Mercer, J and Stokes, P. (2002) ‘Undergraduate Work Experience: An Alternative Approach’, poster presentation and accompanying paper, The Institute for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, 3rd Annual Conference, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, 26-28 June.
Stokes, P. (2002) ‘The Reflexive Learner, Personal Journals, Portfolios and Narratives’ PG Certificate in Research Degree Supervision Programme, Edge Hill College, Lancaster University, 29 October.
Stokes, P. and McCulloch, A. (2003) ‘Lived Experience on Doctoral Programmes’, Knowledge and Management Stream, British Academy of Management Conference, Harrogate, September.
Stokes, P. (2004) ‘Outdoor Management Development – Pourquoi Pas?: An Anglo-French Comparative Study of “Alternative” Human Resource Development Approaches’, Human Resource Management/Culture and Comparative Management Stream, Irish Academy of Management Conference, Trinity College Dublin, 1-3 September.
Dereli, C. and Stokes P (2004) ‘Exploring the Tension Between the Scientific and the Spiritual in the Age of Modernism: Implications for Management Theory in the Era of Postmodernity, Art of Management and Organization Conference, ESCP-EAP European School of Management, Paris, 7-10 September.
Martin, L and Stokes, P. (2005) ‘Reading lists: A Study of Tutor and Student Perceptions, Expectations and Realities’, Third International Conference of the Centre for Learning and Teaching Research, 21 January, Edge Hill College (Lancaster University).
Stokes, P and McCulloch, A (2005) ‘Student Doctoral Process: A Re-Focusing of the “How to…(Get a Ph.D) Literature’, Third International Conference of the Centre for Learning and Teaching Research, 21 January, Edge Hill College (Lancaster University).
Stokes, P (2005) ‘Outdoor management development and Anglo-Saxon representations: - stories exploring the sense-making boundaries of physical and psychological excess’, The Standing Conference on Organisational Symbolism XXIII, The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 8-10 July.
Stokes, P. (2005) ‘The “Militarizing” of Organization and Management Studies: Reconnoitring the Terrain – Possibilities for Reshaping the Battlefield?’ in the stream: “Militarizing Organizations: Recontextualising and Reconceptualising the Military in Organizational Theory and Lives”, 4th International Critical Management Studies Conference, Judge Institute of Management, University of Cambridge, July.
Stokes P. (2005) ‘Militarization and Management” The Annual Research Seminar Series, Edge Hill (Lancaster University), 20 October.
Stokes, P. (2006) ‘The Cross-Cultural Transfer of Outdoor Management Development – A Critical Commentary on the Consequences of the Marginalisation of Anglo-Saxon representations in Outdoor Pursuits and Outdoor Education’, paper presented at The Third International Outdoor Education Research Conference, UCLan-Penrith, 4-7 July.
Stokes, P. (2006) ‘Effecting Genocide: A Call for a Deeper Questionning of ‘Ugly’ Silences on Genocidal Acts and Episodes in Organization and Management Studies’, paper presented at the SCOS XXIV The Good, the BAD and the Ugly: Organizations and Demons, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 12-15 July.
McCulloch, A. and Stokes, P. (2006) ‘Supporting Doctoral Training for All Researchers: The Possibilities of E-Delivery’, paper presented at Workshop 5, UK GRAD Fifth Annual Conference – Profiting from Postgraduate Talent, Guoman Tower, London, E1, September 7.
Stokes, P. (2006) ‘Outdoor Management Development as Organizational Transformation: An Anglo-French Comparative Study of Paradoxical Experience in the Application of Alternative Human Resource Development Approaches’ paper presented at the XVII Congrès Annuel de l’Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, RMS-IAE de Lille, November 16-17.
Stokes. P. (2007) ‘Competencies in the United Kingdom – An Organization and Management Theory Historical Contextualisation’ paper presented (in French) at AGRH-GRACCO, Conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers, Paris, March 16.
McCulloch, A. and Stokes, P. (2007) ‘Power Relations and the Research Student Experience: Unexplored Dimensions’, paper presented at Leading the Way – Postgraduate Skills Training in the NW Conference (UK Grad Programme-NW Hub), Manchester Town Hall, Manchester, 25th May.
Stokes, P. (2007) ‘Lessons from Genocide – Recontextualising Organizational Misbehaviour in Organization and Management Studies’ paper presented at: ‘Genocide, Individuals and Organization - Choices, Actions and Consequences for Contemporary Contexts’ Sub-theme no.10 at the 23rd EGOS Colloquium, Wirtschaftuniversitat Wien, Vienna, Austria, ‘Beyond Waltz: Dances of Individuals and Organisations’, July 5-7.
Stokes, P. (2007) ‘A Consideration of Issues in the Application of Theoretical Tools and Models in Human Resource Development Approaches: A View from the Field’ XVIII Congrès Annual de l’Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines (AGRH) Université de Fribourg, Switzerland, 19-21 September.
Stokes, P. (2008) ‘Theoretical Models, Practical Tools and Actors – A Consideration of Relationships in Experiential Human Resource Development Approaches: A View from the Field’, 8th European Academy of Management (EURAM) – Managing Diversity: European Destiny and Hope, Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia/IDEC Bled School of Management, 14-17 May.
Stokes, P., and Martin, L. (2008) ‘Reading Lists: A Study of Tutor and Student Perceptions, Expectations and Realities’, 7th CLTR conference – Transformations: Developing Learners and Learning Environments, Edge Hill University, 4 June.
Stokes, P. and McCulloch, A (2008) ‘Representation, Narrative and the Doctoral Process’, The Narrative Practitioner - 2nd International Conference, North East Wales Institute of Higher Education, Wrexham, 23-25 June.
Stokes, P. (2009) ‘An Evaluation of the Emergent Management Approaches in Relation to the Use of Competencies in Human Resources Development in the United Kingdom – a Historical and Contemporary Contextualisation’, XX Congrès de l’Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, Université Toulouse -1/ESC Toulouse, 9-11 September.
Stokes, P. and McCulloch, A. (2010) ‘A Generational and Construct Analysis of the “How to Get a PhD…” Literature: Towards a Classification of the Genre’, 9th Quality of Postgraduate Research: Educating Researchers for the 21st Century, Graduate Research School, Edith Cowan University, Adelaide, Australia 13th-16th April.
Stokes, P and Oiry, E. (2010) ‘An investigation into the lived experience of competences in human resource development in the United Kingdom - A historical and contemporary contextualisation, 3rd Annual EuroMed Conference at the EuroMed Academy of Business – Business Developments Across Countries and Cultures, University of Nicosia, Cyprus, 4th-5th November.
Cockrill, C, Counsel, N. and Stokes, P. (2011) ‘The Influence of Servicescape on Counterfeit Purchasing: An Exploratory Study’, World Marketing Congress, Reims, France, 19-23 July.
Stokes, P. (2011) The Janus Dialectic of Corporate Sustainability and Corporate Unsustainability - Micro and Macro-Perspectives on Choice and Responsibility in Change and Transformation The Second Chester Forum - Sustainable Business and Public Affairs, Bank of America/University of Chester, 19th-20th May.
Stokes, P. and Harris, P, (2011) The Janus Dialectic of Sustainability and Unsustainability – Micro-Moments, Choice, Responsibility and Change, The Sustainability Challenge: Organisational Change and Transformational Vision, Ashridge International Research Conference.
Stokes, P. (2013) ‘Sustainable and Responsible Organizational Behaviour for the Twenty-First Century: Trajectories, Challenges and Grey Zones and the role of Micro-Moments, Inaugural Professorial Lecture, University of Chester, 26th November.
Lichy, J., Merle, K. Stokes, P. and Groelich, V. (2014) ‘Catching the technology wave: an enquiry into perceptions and usage of ICT in higher education – Implications for HRD’, XVeme Congres de l’Association de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, University of Chester, Chester, UK, 5-7 November.
Kraus, P., Britzelmaier, B., Moore, N. and Stokes, P. (2015)‘A Critique of the Business Case Logic for Sustainability: Attitudes towards Sustainability in Germany from a Consumer Point of View’, Pforzheim Hochschule, Germany, NIBES, 2015 Research session: Thinking Sustainable Future.
Brown, T. and Stokes, P. (2015) ‘Event Management Models: Problems and Perspectives’, Association for Events Management Education, Falmouth, 16-17 July.
Moss, D., Sriramesh, K., Stokes, P.,Aparecida- Ferrari, A., Likely, F., Regeer, B. (2015) ‘Awakening a Sleeping Issue :Communication Department Structure’, An International Study, 22nd International Public Relations Research Symposium
BLEDCOM 2015 - July 3 – 4.
Liu, Y., Cooper, C., Sarala, R., Stokes, P., Tarba, S. Xing, Y. (2015) Professional Development Workshop (PDW): ‘The Human Side of Collaborative Partnerships’, American Academy of Management Conference (AOM), Vancouver, August 2015.
Stokes, P. (2015) ‘Putting pen to paper – starting out in research’, Chester Business School Research Conference, University of Chester, September 7.
Scott, T., Scott, P., Stokes, P., Moore, N., Smith, S., Ward, T. ‘Reconceptualising the Consumer Journey in the Digital Age – An Exploratory Study of the United Kingdom Retail Sector’, EuroMed Conference – University of Verona, Italy, September 18-20.
Rowland, C., Hall, R. and Stokes, P. ‘New Thoughts on Leadership in Turbulent Times’, EuroMed Conference – University of Verona, Italy, September 18-20.
Hickman, M., Gray, P., Inkster, A., Passenger, N., Stokes P., and Beard, C. (2015) ‘Improving employability through research Informed Learning: enhancing student engagement on a vocational outdoor degree’, Inspire: Sharing great practice in Social Science teaching and learning Annual Social Sciences Conference2015, Higher Education Academy, The Studio, Manchester, 3-4 December.
Stokes, P. (2015) ,The Idea of Strategic Ambidexterity: Recognition, Understanding, Application and the Role of the Micro-Moment, Visiting Professor Guest Speaker Seminar Series, Edge Hill University, 20 October.
Stokes, P. (2016) ‘Emergent Oppositions, Dialectics and Juxtapositions in the Literature in Relation to Business Schools and Responsible Leadership’, British Academy of Management - Responsible Leadership Collaboratory (A joint initiative with BAM Leadership & Leadership Development and Sustainable Responsible Business SIGs), Tuesday 19th July, 2016 Henley Business School, Greenlands, Henley-on-Thames.
Conference Stream and Round Table Design, Convenorships and Chairing.
Stokes P., Bishop, R and Phillips, J. (2005) Design, Co-Convening and Organization for the stream: ‘Militarizing Organizations: Recontextualising and Reconceptualising the Military in Organizational Theory and Lives’, 4th International Critical Management Studies Conference, Judge Institute of Management, University of Cambridge, July.
Gabriel, Y., Hilaire, C., Stokes P. and Wilson, J. (2007) ‘Genocide, Individuals and Organization - Choices, Actions and Consequences for Contemporary Contexts’ Sub-theme no.10 at the 23rd EGOS Colloquium, Wirtschaftuniversitat Wien, Vienna, Austria, ‘Beyond Waltz: Dances of Individuals and Organisations’, July 5-7.
McCulloch A, Reynolds, P. and Stokes P. (2007) Organisation, Seminar Convening and Discussion Leadership for the Graduate Education and the Role of the Intellectual – 2nd Annual Seminar of the International Journal of Graduate Education, Edge Hill College University, 28 September. Research Methods to Business and Management Students’, Manchester Business School, 5th May.
Stokes, P. Lee, B and Cassell, C. (2008) ‘The British Academy of Management Research Methodology Special Interest Group Third Annual Workshop on Teaching, UCLan,
Stokes, P, Ryding, D, Harry, W. and Winterton, J. (2008) Stream Co-Convenorship ‘Cross Cultural Interactions and Transformations in Learning, Training and Development in the Mediterranean Region: Implications for Practice, The EuroMed Academy of Business 1st Annual EuroMed Conference - European and Mediterranean Trends and Challenges in the 21st Century, Marseille, France, November 17-18.
Stokes, P, and Lichy, J. (2009) ICAR Research Seminar – Organizational Change and Development, IDRAC Université Professionelle International Rene Cassin (UPIL), Lyon, France, April.
Stokes, P. and Dereli, C. (2009) Workshop ‘Revisiting CMS Manifestos: Challenging to Re-Build – A Debate and Workshop’, International Critical Management Studies Conferences, Warwick University, July.
Worthington, F. Boden, R, Waring, M and Stokes, P (2009) Stream Convenorship on Academic Identities and work Organization at the European Academy of Management, University of Liverpool, July.
Stokes, P. (2009) Organizational Behaviour in Mediterranean Contexts Stream, 2nd EuroMed Conference of the EuroMed Academy of Business, University of Salerno, Italy, October 25-28.
Stokes, P, and Lichy, J. (2010) ICAR Research Seminar – Blended Learning, IDRAC Université Professionelle International Rene Cassin (UPIL), Lyon, France, April 14.
Stokes, P.et al. (2010) Guest journal editor on ‘Meet the Editors Session’ panel at the International Association of Cross-Cultural Management Conference, UCLan, Preston, 23 June.
Stokes, P. (2010) Organizational Behaviour in Mediterranean Contexts Stream, 3rd EuroMed Conference of the EuroMed Academy of Business, University of Nicosia, Cyprus, November 4-5.
Stokes, P. (2011) ‘The Trouble with Management and Organization: Recontextualising Perspectives on Culture, Values and Attitudes’, GLION. Les Roches-Gruyères, Bulle, Switzerland, March 9.
Stokes, P. (2011) ‘Collaborating for Business Success: Working with Business Schools’ Presentation to the Institute of Directors (Cheshire Branch), November 25.
Stokes, P. (2011) ‘Re-Engineering Organisations as Sustainable Business’, The Second Chester Forum - Sustainable Business and Public Affairs, Bank of America/University of Chester, 19th-20th May.
Stokes, P et al (2012) ‘Organizational Changes for Dynamic Stability’, 2nd International Conference on Management and Organization, - The Slovenian Academy of Management, June 8–9, 2012 Congress Center Brdo pri Kranju, Slovenia.
Brooks, S, Caulfield, P, Stokes, P. (2012) ‘Sustainable and Responsible Business Track’, British Academy of Management: Building and Sustaining High Performance Organisations in a Challenging Environment, University of Cardiff, 11th-13th September.
Stokes. P. and Visser, M. (2012) Co-Chairs for the Track: Organizational Behaviour: ‘Re-assessing Theory, Analysis, Cases and Practice’, 5th Annual EuroMed Conference, Glion-Montreux, Switzerland, October 4th-5th.
Stokes, P, Potts, C, Wells, J. (2012) ‘How Can Chester Businesses Benefit From the City’s New Theatre’, University of Chester, 6th November.
Stokes, P et al (2014) The 3rd international conference: ‘Knowledge Management and Organizational Learning’, 6-7 June at Brdo pri Kranju, Slovenia – member of programme committee.
Stokes et al. (2014) Conference Chair and Organiser - XVeme Congres de l’Association de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, University of Chester, Chester, UK, 5-7 November.
Yipeng, L., Cooper, C., Sarala, R., Stokes, P., Xing, Y., Tarba, S., Junni, P., Ahammad, M. (2015) ‘The Human Side of Collaborative Partnerships’, Professional Development Workshop, British Academy of Management conference, Portsmouth September.
Yipeng, L., Sarala, R., Stokes, P., Yijunjing, Tarba, S., Junni, P., Ahammad, M. (2015) Professional Development Workshop – ‘The Human Side of Collaborative Partnerships’, Academy of Management Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada, August 7-11.
Clarkson, G., Stokes, P and Tarba, S. (2016) Publishing your Research Methodology Paper, Eighth ‘Sharing our Struggles’ Workshop, Research Methodology Special Interest Group – British Academy of Management, 9th December, Leeds University Business School.
Additional Conference/Seminar Attendance.
2002 ‘The Future of Business and Management Research in the United Kingdom, Association of Business Schools/British Academy of Management, UMIST Conference Centre, 30 April.
2002 Conference on Archive Resources in the North West in Association with the Regional Archive Council, Edge Hill, 25 January.
2002 Guest attendee at the inaugural lecture of Gabriel, Y. (Prof. of Organisation Theory) “Glass Palaces and Glass Cages: Organisations in Times of Flexible Work, Fragmented Consumption and Fragile Selves”, The Management School, Imperial College London, 12 March.
2003 4th Storytelling Seminar, Cass Business School, City University, London, 1 July.
2003 and 2004 NW Hub of the UKGRAD Conference, Manchester.
2004 British Academy of Management/Advanced Institute of Management, “Paper Publishing Two-Day Workshop”, London Business School, 4 April.
2006 Advanced Institute for Management Research Capacity Development Initiative, Leeds University, 17 March.
2006 Research Capacity Workshops, University of Central Lancashire, (29 and 30 March).
2006 Research Methodologies in Business and Management workshop, Sheffield University (6 April).
2006 ‘Circulation, Editorial and Promotions’ Conference, Manchester, 27 March as part of a familiarization process for the e-learning research methods project.
2006 GDR GRACCO ‘Attitudes, comportements et competences dans les sciences de la Gestion – quelles relations avec quels effets entre les quatre composantes de la gestion des Competences?’ at the XVII Congrès Annuel de l’Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, RMS-IAE de Lille, November 16-17.
2006 GDR GRACCO, Conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers, Paris, March 16.
2006 ‘Lightening the Load, Increasing the Learning – Making Assessment Manageable’ Workshop by Professor Phil Race, 15 September, University of Central Lancashire.
2007 Stewart Clegg ‘Theorising as if Power Matters’, Friday 20 April, 2-5pm, University of Liverpool Management School.
2009 Jonathan Adams of Evidence Ltd – ‘The Research Excellence Framework’, The UCLan University Conference, 23-27 June.
2010 Dr Jessica Lichy IDRAC,Lyon) ‘Inner City vs Suburban Internet Use’, Chester Business School Research Seminar Programme, 15th December.
2011 Andy Lyon (CBS) ‘ Perceptions of Sustainable Tourism Development in the Waterberg Biosphere Reserve, S Africa, Chester Business School Research Seminar Programme, 12th January.
2011 Jon Talbot (CBS) ‘Being Clear about Practitioner Enquiry: The Logic of Situated Knowledge Generation’, Chester Business School Research Seminar Programme, 16th March.
2011 Dr Neil Moore (CBS) ‘The Football Match Day Event Life Cycle: Towards Management Model, Chester Business School Research Seminar Programme, 18th May.
2011 His Excellency Hatem Atallah, Ambassador of Tunisia to the United Kingdom, ‘Perspectives on Tunisia and Tourism’, Chester Business School, University of Chester, 24th June.
2013 Fanmakers’ Guild Annual Dinner, guest of honour, Skinners’ Guild Hall, London, 12th June.
2014 Reflections of a 2012 Lord Mayor: Jubilee, Olympics and All Other Stuff, Cass Business School – Haberdashers’ Hall, London, 14, May – invited guest of the event convenor and organiser.
2014 Sustaining Leadership: Ensuring Succession, Praesta Partners, The Royal Aeronautical Society, London, 15th October – invited guest of founding partner.
2015 Operations, Strategy and Risk: A Process Journey, Inaugural lecture by Professor Lawrence Bellamy, 22nd January, Warrington Management School, Warrington.
2016 World Traders’ Tacitus Lecture, ‘A New International Monetary System in a New World Order’ by Sir Paul Tucker, Guildhall, London, 25th February.
2017 Chartered ABD Diversity Workshop, De Montfort University, 19 January.
2018 World Traders’ Tacitus Lecture, ‘The world is Our Oyster? Britain’s Future Trading Relationships’ by Sir Simon Fraser, Guildhall, London, 23rd February, invited guest of the event convenor and organiser.