Call for Papers and Symposium Panelists We are pleased to invite you to submit your paper to the 12th Annual Conference of the International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD) to be held at Robbins Health Learning Centre, Edmonton, Canada, from May 17 to May 20, 2011. This conference is hosted by Athabasca University, in partnership with MacEwan School of Business, Grant MacEwan University. MacEwan IAPS (Institute of Asia Pacific Studies) will organize a Symposium Panel in the Track China-Africa Business Relationship during the IAABD conference. This symposium will be co-chaired by University of San Francisco and focus on the Changing Paradigm of Analysis of Chinese Foreign Direct Investment and Chinese Firms in Africa. Panel participants include researchers from Ryerson University (Canada), The Northeastern University (US), Centre for China and Globalization (China), Jiangsu University of Science and Technology (China), Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (China), Cardiff University (UK) and British Institute of Commerce and Technology (UK). Details pls refer to website: http://iaabd2011.athabascau.ca/tracks.php Selected papers will be recommended to Journal of African Business, Journal of Asian Business Studies and the forthcoming Asia and Globalization Journal. If you have further questions about the conference and submission, pls contact Dr. William Wei, email:[log in to unmask], Chair, Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, Business School, Grant MacEwan University William X. Wei PhD Chair, Asia Pacific Management Program; Institute of Asia Pacific Studies MacEwan School of Business, Grant MacEwan University Hong Kong Canada Business Association, Edmonton Board of Directors: Membership Director RM 5-221H, 10700-104 Avenue Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5J 4S2 Tel: 780-633-3535 Fax:780-497-5314 [log in to unmask] www.MacEwan.ca ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.