*ACADEMY FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS ADVANCEMENT (AGBA)* *www.agba.us <http://www.agba.us/>* *AGBA's 11th World Congress * *on* *November 21---23, 2014 * *at* *New Delhi, INDIA* *CALL FOR PAPERS * *Conference Theme* *"Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized Era and the Rise of India Under New Leadership".* *Conference Chair:* *Ben L. Kedia* *Wang Professor of International Business* *Director: Wang Center for International Business Education* *The University of Memphis CIBER* *Memphis, Tennessee, USA* *Keynote Speaker:* *Shawn M. Carraher* *Visiting Professor of Global Entrepreneurship* *Naveen Jindal School of Management* *The University of Texas at Dallas* *Richardson, Texas, USA* *Patron and Distinguished Speaker: * *Daing Nasir Ibrahim* *President/Vice Chancellor * *University of Malaysia at Pahang* *Kuantan, State of Pahang, Malaysia* *AGBA Chair:* *Norman Wright* *Dean: Woodbury School of Business* *Utah Valley University* *Orem, Utah, USA* *Program Chair:* *David N. McArthur* *Chair: Department of Management* *Woodbury School of Business* *Utah Valley University* *Orem, Utah, USA* *Email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>* *Indian Host:* *Vaneeta Rastogi <https://plus.google.com/u/0/107575087226312159364?prsrc=4>* *AGBA Vice President for Northern India* *New Delhi, India* *Registration and Submission Deadline: September 15, 2014* *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". This 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).* *Conference Goal:* *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.* *Conference Highlights:* *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, and (5) one-to-one mentoring of se*l*ected doctoral students.* *Conference **Host/Sponsor:* *Our conference is being sponsored by the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Female Division (FICCI---FLO).* *Manuscript Submissions:* *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 and Conference Director: Dr. David N. McArthur via his email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>* *Publication Opportunities:* *Best papers presented at the conference would be published in the special issues of the following globally respected journals: * *(i) Journal of Management History, (ii) Journal for Global Business Advancement; (iii) Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development; (iv) Journal of Technology Management in China; (v) **Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship, and 5 ** additional world-class journals would be added to this list shortly. * *Registration:* · *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 Faculty Delegates: IR: 12,000* · *Special Rate for Indian Ph.D., Students: IR: 6,000* *Thank you very much.* *Cheers.* *Zafar* -- *Prof. Dr. Zafar U. Ahmed* *BBA (New York), MBA (Texas), Ph.D., (Utah), D.Litt., (India)* *Professor of Marketing and International Business* *President/CEO: Academy for Global Business Advancement (www.agba.us <http://www.agba.us/>)* *Director: AGBA's Institute for the Advancement of Global Entrepreneurship * *Chair: AGBA's Center for International Business Education and Research * *Editor-in-Chief: Journal for Global Business Advancement * *Chief Editor: Journal for International Business & Entrepreneurship Development * *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, Beirut 1102--2801, * *LEBANON* *Skype ID: zafaruahmed* *Email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>* *Mobile #: +961-70-972-480 <http://webmail.bellhosting.com/hwebmail/services/go.php?url=tel%3A%252B961-71-347-940>* *[image: Description: Email signature Beirut]* ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. 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