6TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT (ICBMED 2020)
The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) invites submissions for the 6th edition of its annual International Conference on Business Management and Entrepreneurial Development (ICBMED) 2020.
The conference will take place at the School of Graduate Studies, UPSA from 8th - 9th April 2020. The conference will focus on the theme "Ethics and sustainable business development: Prospects and Challenges", while also addressing a broad range of business management and entrepreneurial development issues in any of the following thematic areas.
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, Professor of Law & Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
The Specific Thematic Areas include:
Prospective contributors are encouraged to submit an abstract that explores the issues relevant to the conference theme and the specific thematic areas but not limited to the conference theme and the specific thematic areas.
All abstracts must be submitted online: https://forms.gle/cqBtwQ1jxVpwmfwZ9
For further information, please visit the conference page https://www.upsa.edu.gh/index.php/2017-01-29-11-12-36/icbmed-2020-call-for-papers or contact the secretariat of ICBMED via;
Phone: 0261717238 | 026 214 9431 | 0553293210
Prof. Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey
Prof. Charles Barnor
Prof. Nathan K. Austin
Prof. Albert Puni
Dr. Andrew Akolaa
Dr. Alexander Preko
Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed
Dr. Michael Boadi Nyamekye
Prof. Francis Piron, Shantou University, China
Prof. Simon Sigue, Athabasca University, Canada
Prof. David Zoogah, Xavier University, USA
Dr. Bruno Schivinski, Birbeck University of London, United Kingdom
Dr. Henry Boateng, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Prof. Nana Owusu Frimpong, GIMPA, Ghana
Dr. George Amoako, Lancaster University, Ghana
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