Invitation to Combine Your 2024 Summer Vacation With a 

Face-to-Face  (in Person) American Conference in Thailand






AGBA’s 20th  Face-to-Face (in Person)

Annual World Congress 


on July 8---10, 2024


at a  

5 Star Hotel

Central Business District






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

Kyle S. Wells

Former Dean

College of Business

Utah Tech University

St. George, Utah,


R. Scott Wheeler


College of Business

Texas A&M University at Commerce

Commerce, Texas,


Dana-Nicoleta Lascu

Professor of Marketing

University of Richmond

Richmond, Virginia,





 Gary L. Frankwick

Professor of Marketing (Emeritus)

University of Texas

         El Paso, Texas,





Dheeraj P. Sharma
Indian Institute of Management Rohtak
Rohtak, State of Haryana





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 Thai and global academics;

·       One-to-One Mentoring of selected doctoral students by globally renowned scholars, and

·       Global Business Forum for networking between global and Thai  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)

Assistant Professor of Finance

Department of Finance

Tabor School of Business
Millikin University

Decatur, Illinois,


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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 of Asia Business Studies

·       (Special Issue Guest Edited by Zafar U. Ahmed)

(Published by Emerald of UK and  Indexed in  Scopus as Q-1)

· business-research-across-asian-countries


·       Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development

·       (Published by Inderscience of Switzerland and Indexed in Scopus as Q-2)

and also Indexed in Elsevier Thomson Reuters Emerging Index --- Web of Science)


·       Journal for Global Business Advancement

·       (Published by Inderscience of Switzerland and indexed in Scopus as Q-3) 


·       AGBA’s Leadership Has Submitted Many Proposals for Different Special Issues to Many

Prestigious Western Journals.


·       A Monograph Book to be published by Routledge (Taylor and Francis) UK.



Registration and Submission Deadline is: April 15, 2024


Conference Brochure:

Please download conference brochure from our following website:


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

Founder and Editor-in-Chief:

Journal for Global Business Advancement

Founder and Editor-in-Chief:

Journal for International Business & Entrepreneurship Development

Washington DC.,

District of Columbia


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