*ACADEMY FOR GLOBAL BUSINESS ADVANCEMENT* *Presents * *AGBA’s 19th Face-to-Face (in Person)* *Annual World Congress* *on May 20---22, 2023* *at the* *Al-Qasimia University* *(DUBAI)* *http://agba.us/* <http://agba.us/> *CALL FOR PAPERS* *Conference Theme:* *"Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized and Digitalized Era”* * Conference Chair* *Conference Co-Chair* *Conference Co-Chair* *Conference Co-Chair* *Keynote Speaker* *Fevzi Okumus* CFHLA Preeminent Chair Professor of Hospitality Management University of Central Florida Orlando *USA* *Gary L. Frankwick* Professor of Marketing and International Business (Retired) University of Texas at El Paso El Paso, Texas, *USA* *Kip Becker* Editor-in-Chief Journal of Transnational Management Boston University Boston *USA * *Mohamed Al-Shami *Dean College of Economics and Management Al-Qasimia University Dubai *United Arab Emirate**s* *Dheeraj P. Sharma *Director Indian Institute of Management Rohtak * India* *Conference Brief:* The main theme of our conference is "*Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized and Digitalized Era*”. This conference will feature competitive papers, plenary sessions, case studies, poster presentations, student papers, and panel sessions. Submissions will be subjected to a double-blind review process and will be published in the refereed American conference proceedings (*Advances in Global Business Research**, ISS# 1549-9332*). *Conference Goal:* The primary goal of the conference is to provide a unique global platform to facilitate exchange of leading edge ideas for effective advancement of knowledge in the field of *Business Administration, Commerce, Economics, and Entrepreneurship*. It would be achieved through multi-disciplinary presentations and discussions of current *Business, Commerce, Economics, and Entrepreneurship* issues in developing and developed countries. *Conference Highlights:* Major highlights of the conference would be: · *Faculty Development Workshops**;* · *Networking* between Dubai and global academics; · *One-to-One Mentoring* of selected doctoral students by globally renowned scholars, and · *Global Business Forum* for networking between global and Dubai entrepreneurs, investors, traders, importers and exporters. *Manuscript Submission:* We welcome submission of manuscripts that address conference theme as well as all functional areas of *Business Administration, Commerce, Economics, and Entrepreneurship*. Please submit your manuscripts to our Conference Director/Program Chair at the following address: * Dr. Christopher J. Marquette* *BS (Illinois), MBA (Illinois), Ph.D., (Texas)* *Grover Hermann Professor of Business* *Department of Finance* *Tabor School of Business **Millikin University* *Decatur, Illinois, * *USA* *Email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>* *Publication Opportunities: * Best papers presented at our conference will be eligible for publication in the *Special Issues* of the following *Western Journals* after substantial revisions. · *Journal for Global Business Advancement * (Published by Inderscience of Switzerland and indexed in Scopus as Q3) · *Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development * (Published by Inderscience of Switzerland and Indexed in Scopus as Q4 and also Indexed in Elsevier Thomson Reuters Emerging Index (Web of Science) · AGBA’s Leadership Has Submitted Many Proposals to Many Prestigious Western Journals for Special Issues . · A Monograph Book to be published by *Routledge **(Taylor and Francis) UK. * *Deadline:* Registration and Submission Deadline is: *March 15, 2023.* *Conference Brochure:* Please download conference brochure from our following website: *http://agba.us/* <http://agba.us/> *Communication:* Please contact AGBA’s President/CEO for any assistance: *Prof. Dr. Zafar U. Ahmed* *BBA (New York), MBA (Texas), * *Ph.D., (Utah), D.Litt., (Candidate, England)* *Professor of International Business* *Founder, President and CEO**: * *Academy for Global Business Advancement* *http://agba.us/* <http://agba.us/> *Founder and Editor-in-Chief**: * *Journal for Global Business Advancement* *https://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=jgba* <https://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=jgba> *Founder and Editor-in-Chief:* *Journal for International Business & Entrepreneurship Development * *https://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=jibed* <https://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=jibed> *Washington DC., * *District of Columbia* *USA* *Email: **[log in to unmask]* <[log in to unmask]> -- ____ 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.