In the next 34th EGOS I will be coordinating the call for short papers for the Standing Working Group 8 on “Management, Occupations and Professions in Social Context: The Emergence of New Professions and their Impact on the Established Field” together with D. Muzio (Newcastle University, United Kingdom) and T. Reay (University of Alberta, Canada).The sub-theme aims at collecting papers who discuss the emergence of new professions, occupations and specialisms, in the field of management, such as management consultants, project managers, systems analysts and human resource managers. The call for paper is available on EGOS website; deadline for presenting the short paper is January 8th.