As of now, we have good response. Based on several requests, Co-chairs agreed to accept submissions until April 15, 2018. 
1. Extension of submission deadline 15th of April, 2018.  
2. Waiver of Rgistration Fee for Regional CoordinatorsPlease confirm your participation to factor the cost into the budget.  
3. Early registration: Foreign participants will receive discounted early registration fee by paying cash at conference on June 8, 2018. 
4. Invitation letter for Visa: Contact Caiyou Chen at:
5. For Hotels & other services contact: SGBED [log in to unmask] or Zangz[log in to unmask]
6. Submit manuscripts/abstracts at[log in to unmask]


Call for Papers (SGBED 15th Conference, June 8-10, 2018)

Business Models in a Digital Age:

Balancing Competitive & Collaborative Forces

Nature and Scope of the Conference:


In view of the complex and conflicting perceptions of globalization, it is imperative to examine the role of institutions, innovation and new business models that strive to promote growth and development in a digital age. In this context, the 15th international conference of the SGBED invites conceptual and empirical research papers, case studies and applications, and panel proposals on, but not limited to the following topics:


·       “One Belt, One Road” (OBOR): Models of Cooperation & Development

·       New Approaches in International Accounting, Taxation & Transparency Issues

·       Accounting & Finance in a Digital Age

·       Financial Markets, FDI, Sovereign Wealth Funds, & Venture Capital

·       Emerging Market MNEs; M&As, Cross-Cultural Issues & Management

·       Global Human Resource Challenges in an Era of Automation & Digitization

·       Institutions, Technological Innovation and Business Models in China

·       Innovations in Digital Commerce, Digital Transactions & Diffusion Effects

·       Advances in Services Marketing (Healthcare, Education, Sports, Tourism, etc.)

·       Branding & Brand Management in China and other Emerging Markets

·       Entrepreneurship, SMEs & Micro Enterprises in Developing Economies

·       Sustainability & Environmental Responsibility of MNEs in Developing Countries

·       Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Emerging Markets

·       Leadership; Institutions; Public-Private Partnerships; NGOs & Social Enterprises in Developing Countries


Submission Deadlines: April 15, 2018

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