Keynote Speakers

Dr. Lucia Piscitello
Dr. Lucia PiscitelloProfessor of International Business, Politecnico di Milano (Italy)
Research Keynote
Mr. Francesco Vanni d’Archirafi
Mr. Francesco Vanni d’ArchirafiChairman, Euroclear
Executive Keynote

Conference Tracks

Track Track Chairs

Conference Theme – Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Social Sustainability

Vishal Gupta, University of Alabama
Sunny Li Sun, University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Business – Government Relations and International Political Economy

Ilgaz Arikan, Kent State University
Rodrigo Bandeira de Mello, Merrimack College

The Changing Global Environment and IB Strategy

Marcelo Alvarado-Vargas, University of  Toledo
Juan Bu, Indiana University

Ethics, Institutions, and Corporate Social Responsibility

 Ivan Montiel, Baruch College (CUNY)
Keith Kelley, University of Michigan-Flint

International Human Resource Management

Juana Du, Royal Roads University, Canada
Kathrin Hanek, University of Dayton

Outsourcing, Insourcing, and Supply Chain Networks

Debmalya Mukherjee, University of Akron
Mona Bahl, Illinois State University

International Marketing

Shichun Xu, University of Michigan-Flint
Li Shen, Juniata College

International Accounting, Finance and Economics

Liu Wang, Providence College
Cathy (Ying) Zheng, Bryant University

International Business Operations and Information Technology

Irem Demirkan, Loyola University Maryland
Frank L DuBois, American University

International Business Pedagogy and Experiential Education

Elzotbek Rustambekov, Bryant University
Alex Settles, University of Florida

Conference Panels

Development Opportunities