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Dear Colleagues,


Please find attached the call for papers for the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business- US Northeast Chapter.


Date & Location:

October 20 – 21, 2017

Fox School of Business, Temple University – Philadelphia, PA.



Global-Local Connections and Their Rising Challenges.


Submission Deadlines: July 31st, 2017 for proposal abstracts and September 1st, 2017, for posters.


Conference Chair: Bertrand Guillotin, Temple University ([log in to unmask]).

Program Chair: Marcelo Cano-Kollmann, Ohio University ([log in to unmask]).

Conference Advisor: Ram Mudambi, Temple University ([log in to unmask]).


Plenary Speakers (by alphabetical order):

Professor John Cantwell, Rutgers Business School, Distinguished Professor and Former Editor-in-Chief of Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS); Fellow of AIB.

Professor Jonathan Doh, Villanova University. Herbert G. Rammrath Endowed Chair in International Business; Faculty Director, Center for Global Leadership; Fellow of AIB.

Professor Charles Dhanaraj, Temple University. Fellow of AIB.

Professor Ram Mudambi, Temple University. Frank M. Speakman Professor of Strategy and Perelman Senior Research Fellow. Editor, Global Strategy Journal; Fellow of AIB.


Program Tracks & Chairs:

Track 1: Conference Theme: Global-Local Connections.

Track chair: Dr. Annique Un, Northeastern University ([log in to unmask]).


Track 2: Strategy.

Track chair: Dr. Murali Chari, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute ([log in to unmask]).


Track 3: Entrepreneurship.

Track co-chairs: Dr. David Deeds, University of St. Thomas ([log in to unmask]) and Dr. Donna De Carolis, Drexel University.


Track 4: HRM & Organizational Behavior.

Track chair: Dr. Mary Teagarden, Arizona State University ([log in to unmask]).


Track 5: Economics, Finance, and Accounting.

Track chair: Dr. Roberto Curci, Dominican University ([log in to unmask]).


Track 6: Marketing.

Track chair: Dr. Susan Mudambi, Temple University ([log in to unmask]).


Track 7: International Business.

Track chair: Dr. J. Michael Geringer, Ohio University ([log in to unmask]).



Submission guidelines, registration, and travel arrangements: See attached.



More information about the conference can be obtained from the Chairs, Bertrand Guillotin ([log in to unmask]) and Marcelo Cano-Kollmann ([log in to unmask]).


Marcelo Cano-Kollmann, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Strategy and International Business

College of Business, Ohio University

536 Copeland Hall

Phone 919-943-3003

Email: [log in to unmask]