Makerere University Business School (MUBS) 22nd Annual International Management Conference will focus on environmental challenges, internationalization opportunities and global threats.
This is according to a statement by Dr Edith Basalirwa the conference chair and her deputy Dr. Isaac Magoola.
Themed “The Africa Business Environmental challenges internationalization opportunities and global threats”, the conference will take place at MUBS from September 12-15, 2017.
The primary goal of this conference, the statement reads, “Is to provide a unique international forum to facilitate the exchange of leading-edge ideas for effective advancement of knowledge in African business and development.”
Basing on that, the organizers want to allow for “taking unique perspectives on the critical issues related to financial inclusion, entrepreneurship development, strategic management, marketing, internationalization, public policy, human capital development, and other related research topics that can provide guidance to both the public and private sector.”
Some of the summit activities are Doctoral symposium, Academic Conference and Business forum.
The Doctoral symposium which will occur on September 12 enables doctoral students to share and engage other scholars on the latest theoretical developments in their fields of study.
“At this symposium, PhD students will have an opportunity to present their research ideas and receive feedback from renown professors,” the statement reads.
For the Academic Conference, which will take place between September 13-14; it is aimed at bringing together scholars to present their research work and findings, exchange professional critique and network.
The Business forum happening on September 15 will addresses topical business, management and economic issues with a view to transferring the learning to intellectual business development and growth.
For more details, check this document.