2017 IFERA Global Conference in Taiwan, November 14 – 17 (Extended Deadline: 7/24)
Call for Papers

Entrepreneurial Family Business: Strategy, Transition, and Management in a Global Economy
Conference Website: http://taiwan2017.ifera.org/index.php/en/

Specific Location: Kaohsiung (11/14 – 11/16) and Taipei (11/17), Taiwan
Keynote Speaker: Professor Phillip H. Phan (Johns Hopkins Carey Business School) and Professor Morten Bennedsen (INSEAD)

The International Family Enterprise Research Academy (IFERA), National Sun Yat-Sen University (NSYSU), and Taiwan Institute of Directors (TWIoD) cordially invite you to attend the 2017 IFERA Global Conference in Taiwan, November 14 – 17, 2017. The theme is “Entrepreneurial Family Business: Strategy, Transition, and Management in a Global Economy.”

We seek to advance family business scholarship by encouraging (1) theory-driven or problem-driven studies to enhance the theoretical foundation of family business research, (2) dialogue with new family business researchers, (3) academic and practitioner participants to raise bold and interesting questions, (4) research in social, cultural, economic, and institutional uniqueness of Asia-Pacific nations, and (5) studies of family business pedagogies and the development of teaching cases.

Submission Guidelines and Languages
Paper submissions, in English or Chinese, can take the form of full paper (35 pages max., double space) or extended abstract (1,500 words max.). Please visit the conference website for detail.
English manuscripts should follow the guidelines of Journal of Family Business Strategy: https://www.elsevier.com/journals/journal-of-family-business-strategy/1877-8585/guide-for-authors#68000
Chinese manuscripts should follow the guidelines of Sun Yat-Sen Management Review:http://mgtr.cm.nsysu.edu.tw/WWW/invite.aspx

Submission Deadline EXTENDED: July 24, 2017

Journals and Publication Opportunities
Publication opportunities for full papers include Journal of Family Business Strategy(SSCI listed Journal), Quarterly Journal of Management (CSSCI listed Journal), Sun Yat-Sen Management Review (TSSCI listed Journal), and Journal of Management (TSSCI listed Journal, Chinese/English).

Program Co-Chairs
Hsi-Mei Chung, I-Shou University, Taiwan. smchung
Hung-Bin Ding, Loyola University, Maryland, U.S.A. HDing
Andy Yu, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, U.S.A. yua

Please send additional inquiries to : 2017iferataiwan