ACADEMY FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS ADVANCEMENT (AGBA)
AGBA’s 11th World Congress
September 12---14, 2014
Jaipur City (State of Rajasthan), INDIA
CALL FOR PAPERS
"Business and Entrepreneurship Development
in a Globalized Era and the Rise of India”.
Thunderbird International Business Review
Thunderbird School of Global Management
Glendale, Arizona, USA
Naveen Jindal School of Management
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, Texas, USA
Dean: Woodbury School of Business
Utah Valley University
Orem, Utah, USA
David N. McArthur
Chair: Department of Management
Woodbury School of Business
Utah Valley University
Orem, Utah, USA
Registration and Submission Deadline: July 1, 2014
Conference City Profile:
Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan in Northern India. It was founded on November 18, 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler (King) of Amber, after whom the city has been named. The city today has a population of 3.1 million and is also known as the “Pink City of India”. There are direct daily flights from New Delhi to Jaipur. It is also part of the Golden Touristic Triangle consisting of (Delhi, Agra and Jaipur).
About the Conference:
The main theme of the conference is "Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized Era and the Rise of India as a member of BRICS". The conference will feature competitive papers, plenary sessions, case studies, poster presentations, student papers, and panel sessions. Submissions will be subjected to a double-blind review process and will be published in the refereed American conference proceedings (Advances in Global Business Research, ISS# 1549-9332).
The primary goal of the conference is to provide a unique global platform to facilitate the exchange of leading edge ideas for effective advancement of knowledge in the field of business administration and entrepreneurship. This will be achieved through multi-disciplinary presentations and discussions of current business and development issues in developing and developed countries.
Major highlights of the conference would be (1) entrepreneurship development seminars, (2) faculty development workshops, (3) networking with distinguished Indian entrepreneurs, traders and merchants, (4) Doing Business in India presentations by businesspersons, (5) one-to-one mentoring of selected doctoral students, and (6) an opportunity to socialize with few Indian royal families over gourmet Gala Dinner at the Jaipur Palace Hotel.
Our conference is being sponsored by the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Female Division (FICCI---FLO).
Conference would be held in a Palace, that has been converted into a 5 star hotel.
We welcome the submission of manuscripts that address the conference theme as well as all functional areas of business administration and entrepreneurship. If you are uncertain whether your paper fits the conference theme or not, please contact our Program Chair: Dr. David N. McArthur via his email: [log in to unmask]
Best papers presented at the conference would be published in the special issues of the following 8 globally respected journals: (i)Journal for Global Business Advancement, (ii) Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development, (iii) Journal of Management History, (iv) Journal of Technology Management in China, (v) Journal of Family Business, (vi) Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology (vii) Journal of Transnational Management and (viii) Thunderbird International Business Review.
· USD$500 includes:
· Luncheons, Coffee/Tea
· Dinner Banquet
· Conference Proceedings
· Recognition Awards
· Special Rate for Fulltime Ph.D., Students USD$250
· Special Rate for Indian Delegates: IR: 12,000
· Special Rate for Indian Ph.D., Students: IR: 6,000
Authors must submit paper(s) as per submission guidelines. All manuscripts will be subjected to a double blind peer review process, which takes between 4 to 6 weeks for conclusion. Based on the recommendation of the reviewers, the conference committee will then decide whether the paper(s) should be accepted, revised or rejected. Accepted manuscripts will be published in the referred American conference proceedings (Advances in Global Business Research, ISS# 1549-9332).
Thank you very much.
Prof. Dr. Zafar U. Ahmed
BBA (New York), MBA (Texas), Ph.D., (Utah), D.Litt., (India)
Professor of Marketing and International Business
Founding President/CEO: Academy for Global Business Advancement
Founding Editor-in-Chief: Journal for Global Business Advancement
Department of Marketing
School of Business
(Candidate for AACSB Accreditation)
Lebanese American University
(Chartered in the State of New York, USA)
(Accredited by the New England Association of Universities and Colleges, USA)
P.O.Box #: 13-5053, Chouran
Skype ID: zafaruahmed
Mobile #: +961-70-972-480