FIU Business will host the first world business conference FIU news

The annual meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB) will take place from July 5 to 9 at the InterContinental Miami Hotel, hosted by FIU Business.

The theme of the conference is “Beyond Diversity and Inclusion: Justice and Equity in International Business”.

“FIU Business is very honored to host the world’s most acclaimed annual conference on international business,” said William Hardin, Dean of FIU Business. “This honor reflects our reputation as a world leader in international business education and research and Miami’s reputation as a global business hub.”

At the conference, researchers will present unpublished findings on a wide range of international business topics presented in 14 research areas, which were adopted through a competitive blind peer review. Panels covering both topics related to the theme of the conference, along with any aspect of international business, are also presented.

The AIB Annual Meeting, widely recognized as a top conference in international business, is held each year at a different location around the world. Most of the participants who must be members of the AIB are scientists from the world’s leading academic institutions, as well as consultants, researchers and representatives of governments and NGOs. This year’s conference is expected to attract more than 700 personal attendees, with approximately 250 additional attendees presenting their research online in a related component of the virtual conference.

The topics of the meeting include diversity, equity and involvement in international business; the future of research methods in international business; and migration in international business. At the four-day conference, 19 members of the FIU Faculty of Business will present their research and participate in various panels.

AIB is the oldest and largest non-profit professional association of academics from various disciplines in the world who share common research and pedagogical interests in topics with international implications.

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