*ACADEMY FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS ADVANCEMENT (AGBA)* *www.agba.us* <http://www.agba.us/> *AGBA’s 12th World Congress * *on November 16 -- 17, 2015* *at the* *University of Malaysia Pahang * *Kuala Lumpur Campus* *Malaysia* *http://agba2015.ump.edu.my <http://agba2015.ump.edu.my/>* *CALL FOR PAPERS* *Conference Theme* *"Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized Era and the Rise of Malaysia”.* *Conference Chair and AGBA Chair: * *Klaus-Peter Wiedmann * *Chair Professor of Marketing and * *Director: Institute of Marketing Management * *Leibniz University at Hannover * *Germany * *Keynote Speaker:* *Norman Wright * *Dean* *Woodbury School of Business* *Utah Valley University* *Orem, Utah, USA* *Conference Brief:* *The main theme of the conference is "Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized Era and the Rise of Malaysia”. 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).* *Our Conference Partner **-- GIFT Society -- (http://giftsociety.org <http://giftsociety.org>)*** *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 entrepreneurship issues in developing and developed countries.* *Conference Highlights:* *Major highlights of the conference would be (1) faculty development workshops, (2) networking between Malaysian and global academics, and (3) one-to-one mentoring of se*l*ected doctoral students by globally renowned scholars.* *Manuscript Submissions:* *We welcome submission of manuscripts that address the conference theme as well as all functional areas of business administration and entrepreneurship (e.g., accounting, economics, operations, finance, information system, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, hospitality and tourism management). If you are uncertain whether your paper fits the conference theme or not, please contact **please contact Conference Director/Program Chair (**Dr. Kishwar Joonas) via her email address: [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 world-class journals:* - *Journal of Management History* - *Journal for Global Business Advancement* - *Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development* - *Journal of Technology Management in China* - *Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship* - *Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology* - *Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management* *Registration and Submission Deadline: September 15, 2015* *Thank you very much.* *Cheers.* *Zafar* *Prof. Dr. Zafar U. Ahmed* *BBA (New York), MBA (Texas), Ph.D., (Utah)* *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 * *Honorary Chief Editor: Journal for International Business & Entrepreneurship * *Fort Worth, Texas, USA* *Skype ID: zafaruahmed* *Email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>* ____ 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.