Saint Leo University International Business Conference (IBC)
Organization: Saint Leo University
Venue: Saint Leo University
|Event Date/Time: Feb 19, 2014 / 3:00 pm - (EST)||End Date/Time: Feb 21, 2014 / 5:00 pm - (EST)|
|Registration Date: Jan 03, 2014||Time: 17:00:00 - (EST)|
|Early Registration Date: Nov 30, 2013||Time: 17:00:00 - (EST)|
|Abstract Submission Date: Dec 14, 2013||Time: 17:00:00 - (EST)|
|Paper Submission Date: Dec 15, 2013||Time: 17:00:00 - (EST)|
You are invited to participate in the 5th Annual Saint Leo University International Business Conference (IBC) which will be held Wednesday, February 19, 2014 through Friday, February 21, 2014. The conference is hosted by the Donald R. Tapia School of Business, Saint Leo University, and will be held at Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, Florida 33574. The conference provides an opportunity for faculty, non-academic professionals, experts and business students to exchange ideas about important trends and issues in the dynamic field of international business.
This year's keynote speaker is Tucker Carlson, a renowned political and economic commentator who has hosted shows on CNN and is currently employed by Fox News.
Saint Leo University is nestled in the rolling hills of west central Florida just north of Tampa. Many attractions are within 30 minutes of campus including Busch Gardens, The Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), and dozens of golf courses. Sea World, Universal Orlando, all the Orlando Disney theme parks, and gulf beaches are approximately one hour’s drive from Saint Leo. Nearby communities offer numerous entertainment and dining options within minutes of the conference and local hotels.
Call for Papers: Research papers and abstracts covering all aspects of international business are sought for inclusion in the program. Submissions which address issues related to innovation and internationalization are especially welcome. Submissions must be made by December 15, 2013. Submissions will be reviewed anonymously by at least two members of the Program Committee and authors will be notified of the decision within two weeks of the submission. Papers will be published in a Conference Proceedings. Proposals for panel discussions and tutorials devoted to international business topics are welcomed and will also be considered for inclusion in the program. There is no submission fee.