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Dear Colleagues,


The deadline for the Annual AIB Northeast Chapter Conference has been extended to August 14th! (See attached Call for Proposals)


Date & Location:

October 20 – 21, 2017

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



Global-Local Connections and Their Rising Challenges.


Submission Deadlines: August 14th, 2017.


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]).


Keynote Speaker:

Professor Alain Verbeke, University of Calgary, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of International Business Studies; Fellow of AIB.

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 Charles Dhanaraj, Temple University. 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 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 ([log in to unmask]).

- 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]