Dear Colleagues, The Twenty Seventh World Business Congress of The International Management Development Association (IMDA) devoted to "Transformation, Coopetation, and Sustainability in the Era of Globalization, Engagement, and Distruptive Technology" will be held in Shatin, Hong Kong from June 10th through 14th, 2018 in cooperation with Hang Seng Management College,Shatin, Hong Kong in partnership with a number of Hong Kong and Chinese private and public sector agencies. Scholarly papers, panel/special session proposals, and case study exercises for presentation and subsequent publication in the award winning refereed Congress Proceedings in a book and CD formats are invited. All of the accepted papers are published in the Association's publication of Advances in Global Business. It is cited in Reuter's Web of Science Social Sciences Citation Index Congress Proceedings. In addition to sharing scholarship regarding global business issues, the Congress is designed to offer an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues from around the world and exchange of information and ideas on a variety of global business topics. The call for papers is found in the Association's website. Please note that the paper submission deadline is March 31st, 2018 though earlier submissions are encouraged. The manuscripts should be submitted to the appropriate track co-chairs according to the outline suggested in the Congress Call for Papers. For more information about the Congress, visit the Association's Web site at http://imda-usa.org Any specific Congress related questions should be directed to Congress Program Chair Dr. Erdener Kaynak at [log in to unmask] Best regards, Erdener Kaynak, Ph.D.; D.Sc. Congress Program Chair ____ 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.