Author Archives: Robin Ritchie

Deadline Extension for Latin American Business Conference

The organizing committee of AIB-LAT 2017 has extended the deadline for main conference submissions to Wednesday, October 12, 2016. To submit your manuscript, please go to: http://meetings.aib.msu.edu/lat/2017/ For more information, please visit our website at http://www.aiblat2017.com/ We invite the following kinds of contributions: Panel discussion proposals Competitive and interactive papers Posters Teaching cases At this point in time, we would […]

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NIBS Welcomes New President

The Network of International Business Schools has a new president. Prof. Hans van Oudheusden, Head of International Relations at the Rotterdam Business School’s School of Financial Management, formally assumed the NIBS leadership role on 26 September.  He replaces Prof. Ian Charles, who has served in the position since 2012. “This is truly an honour,” said Prof. van Oudheusden. “NIBS […]

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Conference Announcement: Tourism and Creativity in Latin America

The Hotel & Tourism Department of the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) will play host to the inaugural ATLAS Americas Conference from June 5-7, 2017. The event will be held in the beautiful and lively city of Recife, on Brazil’s northeastern coast, and is co-sponsored by the Association for Tourism and Leisure Education and Research. This year’s […]

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Dutch Universities to host conference on next-generation business models

Three leading Dutch universities—Avans University of Applied Sciences, Hanze University of Applied Sciences, and Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences—will jointly host a conference on next-generation business models this fall.  The day-long event will take place on 4 November 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Breda, Netherlands. The conference will include a blend of keynote speeches […]

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ESAN University to host 2017 conference on Latin American business

ESAN University cordially invites NIBS colleagues to the 7th annual conference of the Academy of International Business, Latin America chapter. The conference, which will be held in Lima, Peru from March 8-10, 2017, is aimed at international business scholars and practitioners with a specific interest in Latin America. This year’s conference will focus on the role of multinational corporations and their role in […]

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Family Enterprise Case Competition

The Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC) will take place January 10–14, 2017 at the University of Vermont’s Grossman School of Business.  A limited number of spots remain on a first-come, first-served basis.  For more information, please contact Dr. Pramodita Sharma or submit an expression of interest using the online form. The University of Vermont, in collaboration with the Family Firm Institute (FFI), also […]

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Annual Conference wraps up

The 16th Annual NIBS Conference wrapped up in Breda, Netherlands, last week, drawing to a close another year of networking and information-sharing among NIBS members. This year’s event was hosted by the School of International Studies at the Avans University of Applied Sciences, and attracted delegates from 36 member schools in 19 countries.  This year’s organizing committee was led by […]

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Four schools reaccredited

Four NIBS member universities were formally reaccredited this past week during a ceremony at the Annual Conference in Breda, Netherlands. The group included three Dutch schools—the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, and Hanze University of Applied Sciences—along with UC Leuven-Limburg of Belgium.  The schools join nearly a dozen universities that received reaccreditation in 2015. […]

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