International Business Pedagogy Workshops
June 1-4, 2017, Atlanta GA
An Offering of the National CIBER Network – hosted by Georgia State University’s Center for International Business Education and Research

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Georgia State University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) is pleased to announce the 2017 International Business Pedagogy Workshops, to be held June 1-4, 2017 at GSU’s Buckhead Center, a state-of- the-art conference facility in Atlanta, Georgia.

Sponsored by a consortium of CIBERs (Centers of Excellence designated by the U.S. Department of Education), Globalization Workshops have trained over 1,000 faculty from around the U.S. and other countries. The workshops are designed to assist business faculty improve their practical knowledge and skills for teaching international business.

Plenary workshops:

  *   Insights from Master Teachers (featuring seasoned IB educators)
  *   Designing and Teaching the Introductory IB Course
  *   Instructional Technology and Resources for Teaching International Business
  *   Teaching Effectiveness: What Does Research Show?
  *   Career Development for New Faculty and Doctoral Students

Thematic workshops:

  *   Introduction to International Business (Michael Pustay, Attila Yaprak)
  *   International Management (Leigh Anne Liu, Liesl Riddle)
  *   Essentials of International Finance for IB Educators (Hakan Saraoglu)
  *   International Entrepreneurship (Patricia McDougall, Manuel Serapio)
  *   International Marketing (Erin Cavusgil, Erkan Ozkaya)

Bonus workshops:

  *   Research in International Business (Tamer Cavusgil, Seyda Deligonul)
  *   Teaching Pedagogy (Mourad Dakhli, Fernando Doria, Roberto Garcia)
  *   Case Writing for International Business (Attila Yaprak)
  *   Cross-national Perspectives (Linda Gerber, Leigh Anne Liu, Piet Pauwels)

Poster sessions allow participants to share their innovative classroom teaching practices with others. Top three selections are recognized with a monetary award. The submission deadline is due February 1, 2017. For more information, go to:

For early arriving participants, cultural experiences include visits to The World of Coca-Cola and the world-renowned Georgia Aquarium. 

Application deadline for early bird admission is: April 30, 2017. A limited number of faculty fellowships is available. The deadline for faculty fellowships is due April 15, 2017. For complete description, costs, and registration information, please visit: or send an email to: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>

The 2017 International Business Pedagogy Workshops are a project of the a Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Consortium, hosted by GSU-CIBER and sponsored by CIBERs at Brigham Young University, George Washington University, Indiana University, Michigan State University, Temple University, Texas A&M University, University of Colorado-Denver, University of Maryland, University of Miami, and the University of Texas Austin.