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Past Conferences

2017 Paris Conference

DATES: July 21-23, 2017

Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin (4-star)
Address: 22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin – PARIS, FRANCE

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Faridah Djellal
Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Lille 1 University Science and Technology, FRANCE.

Keynote Speakers

Ursula Schinze
University of Nicosia, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 New York Conference

DATES: March 14-16, 2017

Fairfield Inn and Suites Manhattan View
5234 Van Dam Street, New York City, New York

Conference Chair

Dr. Tom Badgett
Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Detelin Elenkov
Marist College, New York, USA

2017 Orlando Conference

DATES: March 19 – 21, 2017 

Courtyard Orlando Lake Buena Vista at the Marriott Village 
Orlando, Florida USA 

Conference Chair

Dr. Inessa Korovyakovskaya
Savannah State University, Savannah, Georgia, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Gary Vonk
President, Keiser University Flagship Campus
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Keynote Address
Keiser University from Career College to Leader in Florida Education

2017 Cocoa Beach Conference

DATES: March 17-19, 2017

International Palms Resort & Conference
1300 N Atlantic Avenue Cocoa Beach, Florida USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Glendon Williams
Keizer University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Armando Salas-Amaro
Keizer University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA

Dr. Glendon Williams
Keizer University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA

2017 Key West Conference

DATES: January 4-7

Key West Marriott Beachside Hotel
Address: 3841 N Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040

Conference Chair

Dr. Detelin Elenkov
Marist College, New York, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Charles Rarick,
Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Professor of International Business at Purdue University Northwest and an
award-winning author of many influential books, including “Confucius on
Leadership”, “Expanding Managerial Consciousness” and popular International
Management and Cross-cultural Management textbooks.

2016 Las Vegas Conference

DATES: October 16-18

The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower
2000 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Tom Badgett (D.B.A. Indiana U.)
Professor Of Marketing, Angelo State University, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Detelin Elenkov
Marist College, New York, USA

2016 Paris Conference

DATES: July 2016

Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin (4-star)
Address: 22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin – PARIS, FRANCE

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Faridah Djellal
Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Lille 1 University – Science and Technology, France

Chair of the Paris Global Symposium

Prof. Dr. Dieter Flämig
Managing Director, STRATEGY GmbH and
Executive Vice Chairman of the INFRANEU, Berlin, Germany

2016 Athens Conference

July 3-5, 2016

Best Western Museum Hotel – Athens
Bouboulinas 16 – 10682 , Athens, Greece

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Tom Badgett,
Angelo State University
San Angelo, Texas, USA

2016 Key West Conference

May 15-17, 2016

Key West Marriott Beachside Hotel
3841 N. Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Detelin Elenkov (Ph.D. MIT),
Norris Family Endowed Chair of Business and Professor
Angelo State University, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Stephanie Watts
Boston University School of Management
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Keynote Address
Corporate Social Responsibility 

2016 Palm Beach Conference

May 11-13, 2016

Courtyard Marriott West Palm Beach Hotel
600 Northpoint Parkway, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. David Wilemon
Syracuse University
New York, New York, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Inessa Yu. Korovyakovskaya
Savannah State University,
Savannah, Georgia, USA

Keynote Address
Promoting Global Progress in Higher Education in Russia 

2016 Cocoa Beach Conference

March 13-15, 2016

International Palms Resort & Conference
1300 N Atlantic Avenue Cocoa Beach, Florida USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Tom Franklin Badgett (DBA, Indiana University)
Angelo State University, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Detelin Elenkov, Ph.D. MIT ’92,
Professor and Norris Family Endowed Chair
Angelo State University, Texas, USA

Keynote Address

Direct And Interactive Effects Of Visionary-Transformational Leadership, Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy, IQ and Cultural Intelligence on Innovation

2016 Orlando Conference

March 9-12, 2016

International Palms Resort & Conference Center
1300 N Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Richard C. Staten
Innovation Director, Coca-Cola North America
Atlanta, Georgia, and University of Maryland International College
Adelphi, Maryland, USA

Keynote Speaker

Ursula Schinzel
University of Liverpool
Liverpool, United Kingdom and
United Business Institutes
Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Keynote Address
Responsible Leadership in Cross-Cultural Environments

2016 Miami Beach Conference

January 3-5, 2016

The South Beach Marriott Hotel
161 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Conference Chair

Richard C. Staten
Director, Strategic Merchandising Solutions

Conference Program Chair

Dr. Ursula Schinzel
United Business Institutes, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Charles Wankel
Professor of Management at St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business, New York, New York, USA

Keynote Topic
Intercultural Management Skills Development using Social Media

2015 Las Vegas Conference

October 25-17, 2015

Conference Chair

Dr. Sheila M. Puffer
Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts

Conference Program Chair

Dr. Tom F. Badgett
Angelo State University
San Angelo, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Rosalie L. Tung
Ming and Stella Wong Chaired Professor of International Business, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Keynote Address
New Perspectives on International Human Resource Management

2015 Orlando Conference

August 20-22, 2015

The Castle Hotel
8629 International Drive, Orlando, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Tina Loraas
Auburn University
Auburn, Alabama, USA

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Dieter Flämig, Managing Director, Strategy Gmbh
President, INFRANEU
President, Infrawind Eurasia and
Professor at Technical University of Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Keynote Address
Ideas For A Global Sustainability

2015 Bangkok Conference

July 5-7, 2015

Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel
518/8 Ploenchit Road, Bangkok, Thailand

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Baac, Conference Chair
2015 Academic OASIS – BANGKOK Conference
Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Emilio Aguinaldo College, Manila, Philippines

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Rev. Bro. Bancha Saenghiran, f.s.g., Ph.D.,
President of the Assumption University of Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand.

2015 Paris Conference

May-18-20, 2015

Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin
22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin – Paris, France

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Paula Rodrigues
Dean and Professor, Faculty of Economics and Management
Lusiada University, Porto, Portugal

2015 Key West Conference

Pier House Resort and Caribbean Spa
Key West, Florida, USA

March 16-18, 2015

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Arnold Schneider (Ph.D., Ohio State University)
Professor and Accounting Area Coordinator
Georgia Tech University, Atlanta, Georgia

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Charles Wankel
Professor of Management
St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business
New York

Keynote Topic
New Directions in Social Media, Augmented Education

2015 Miami Beach Conference

January 4-6, 2015

The South Beach Marriott Hotel
161 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Conference Chair

Dr. Richard C. Staten, Director
Strategic Merchandising Solutions, Coca-Cola Company

Keynote Speaker

Dr. William Rapp
Henry J. Leir Professor of International Business at New Jersey
Institute of Technology’s School of Management and Director of
Leir Center for Financial Research

2014 Manila Conference

November 6-7, 2014

Hotel

Century Park Hotel
599 P. Ocampo Street, Malate – Manila, Philippines

Hosted by
The University of the East, Manila, Philippines

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Ester Albano Garcia
President of University of the East
Manila, Philippines

Conference Organizing Committee

Prof. Maria Jocelyn S. Mariano, University of the East, Manila, Philippines, Conference Organizing Committee Chair
Prof. Paulene Naidoo, Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa
Dr. Charles Wankel, St. John’s University, New York City, New York, USA
Dr. Detelin Elenkov, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Dr. Ester Albano Garcia
President, University of the East
Manila, Philippines

2014 Orlando Conference

August 21-23, 2014

The CoCo Key Hotel and Water Resort
7400 International Drive, Orlando, Florida USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Bolajoko Dixon-Ogbechi,
University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Keynote Speaker

Dean Dr. Khalid Alkhathlan
King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Keynote Address
Carbon Emissions and Oil Consumption in Saudi Arabia

2014 Venice Conference

July 7-9, 2014

Hosted by

Department Of Management
Ca’ Foscari University Of Venice, Venice, Italy

C0-sponsored by

Texas Tech University System, Lubbock, Texas, USA
Rawls College Of Business At Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA

Conference Chair

Prof. Dr. Carlo Bagnoli
Ca’ Foscari University Of Venice, Venice, Italy

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Joseph C. Rallo
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Texas Tech University System
Lubbock, Texas

Keynote Address 
Faculty Leadership: Discipline Specific Responses To Transformational Changes In Higher Education

2014 Paris Conference

May 11-13, 2014

Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin
22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin – Paris, France

Conference Chair

Dean Dr. Faridah Djellal
Lille1 University, Lille, France

Keynote speaker

Dr. Sheila M. Puffer
University Distinguished Professor and
Professor of International Business, Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Keynote Address
Favors and Corruption in International Business

2014 Key West Conference

March 16-18, 2014

Pier House Resort and Caribbean Spa
Key West, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Detelin Elenkov (Ph.D. MIT),
Norris Family Endowed Chair of Business and Professor
Angelo State University, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Charles Wankel
Professor of Management at St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business (New York, USA). Dr. Wankel has received many awards for his research and service to the profession from the Academy of Management (AOM), the premier scholarly society for the discipline. He is regularly a visiting researcher and lecturer in nations around the world, and he has served as a Fulbright Fellow and with support from the United Nations Development Program and the Open Society Fund in Eastern Europe. In addition to his position at St. John’s, he is Vice Rector at the Poznan University of Business in Poland.

Keynote Address
Applications of Social Media in World-class Business Education

2014 Miami Beach Conference

January 5-7, 2014

Conference Chair

President Prof. Dr. Dieter Flämig
INFRANEU, Berlin, Germany

Keynote Speaker

Dr. William Rapp

Henry J. Leir Professor of International Business
New Jersey Institute of Technology’s School of Management and
Director of Leir Center for Financial Research

2013 San Antonio Conference

October 18-20, 2013

The Grand Hyatt – Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Tom Badgett
Angelo State University, Texas

2013 Greece Conference

June 13-15, 2013

The Capsis Hotel and Conference Center
Thessaloniki, Greece

Conference Chair 

Dr. Carlo Bagnoli
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
Venice, ITALY

2013 Key West Conference

May 4-5, 2013

Pier House Resort and Caribbean Spa
Key West, Florida, USA

Conference Chair

Dr. Detelin Elenkov Ph.D. MIT ‘92
Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas, USA

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Sharynn Tomlin, Director of the Center of
International Studies, Angelo State University,
Texas, USA

2013 Miami Beach Conference

January 3-5, 2013

The South Beach Marriott Hotel
161 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139

2012 Key West Conference

May 3-5, 2012

Pier House Resort and Caribbean Spa
Key West, Florida, USA

2012 Paris Conference

July 11-14, 2012

Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin
22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin – Paris, France