*Erratum: in the previous e-mail sent on Friday the subject refer as AIB-LAT Lima. The conference will be held in Buenos Aires. Sorry about this mistake.* *Political Uncertainty and the Future of International Business* *in Latin America* *8th Annual AIB-LAT Conference – March 8–10, 2018* *Buenos Aires**, Argentina* Due to the hurricane Irma and its severe impact on the Caribbean and Florida, we have received several requests to extend the AIB-LAT conference deadline. As a response, the organizing committee has decided to offer a short extension for submissions until September 30th, 2017. To submit your manuscript, please go to http://meetings.aib.msu.edu /lat/2018/submit.php For more information, please visit our website at http://aiblat2018.org/# <http://aiblat2018.org/> *Additional Scholarly Activities:* The AIB-LAT conference in Buenos Aires will also feature three events specifically designed for Ph.D. students and young scholars who want to receive developmental feedback from experienced researchers on their current research projects. Accordingly,* Pre-Conference Chair Jorge Carneiro* (FGV-São Paulo) will be coordinating several activities including a *Doctoral Consortium (José Ernesto Amorós*, EGADE, Mexico), a *JIBS PDW (Stav Fainshmidt*, FIU), and a *Research Methods Workshop* (TBD). Application procedures for these activities will be provided at a later date. *Conference Proceedings of Paper Abstracts along with other publication opportunities will be available.* Established in 1978, the* IAE Business School* at the Universidad Austral is one of the top business schools in Latin America, consistently ranked among the global top 50 business schools for executive education and top 10 in Latin America for MBA programs. In 1991, the school contributed to the creation of Austral University, one of the world’s top 30 private universities less than 50 years old in QS’ 2014 World University Rankings. IAE Business School is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. *Buenos Aires* is both the capital and largest city within Argentina. It is frequently labeled the “Paris of South America”, and is one of the most popular tourist sites in Latin America, known for its European architecture, rich cultural influences such as the tango, and a great appreciation of football, beef and wine. *Conference Host Chair*: Michel Hermans (IAE-Austral, Argentina). *Chapter Chair*: William Newburry (FIU, USA). For more questions, please do not hesitate to submit your questions to [log in to unmask] -- Armando Borda, Ph.D. International MBA - Director Graduate Student Exchange Office - Head ESAN - Graduate School of Business Alonso de Molina 1652 Monterrico Chico Surco Phone Number: (511) 317-7200 ext: 4338 ____ 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.