Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, October 19, 2017

1:00pm – 1:30pm Registration
1:30pm - 1:45pm Welcome & Opening Remarks
Dr. Grace Klinefelter, Dean, School of Business, Virginia International University
Courtney Hill, Director of Strategic Planning & Business Development, Virginia International University
Room 301
1:45pm – 2:15pm Opening Presentation – "Shaping the Future of Global Business"
Hampton Dowling, The HCB Group LLC, USA
Committee on International Trade, Commonwealth of Virginia
Room 301
2:15pm - 3:00pm Keynote Address - "International Finance and Economics"
Presented by Mr. Ardavan Mobasheri, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of ACIMA Private Wealth, University of Richmond, USA
Room 301
3:00pm - 3:45pm "Exposing Myths of Modern Management: The Difference between Work and Pseudo-Work or Why Modern Organizations Don’t Do Any Work"
Presented by Dr. Sergey Ivanov, University of District of Columbia, USA
Room 301
"Does the US Really Benefit from Promoting Trade Protection Policy on China?"
Presented by Dr. Zelalem Chala, Virginia International University, USA
Room 102
3:45pm - 4:00pm Break
4:00pm - 4:45pm Keynote Address -"International Management across Borders"
Presented by Dr. Shawn Landry, Founder of QBE, Colorado Technical University, USA
Room 301
4:45pm - 5:30pm "Public Services of Self-government Units and Financing of Local and Regional Development"
Presented by Dr. Krzysztof Jarosinski, Warsaw University, Poland
Room 301
"Improvement of Marketing Services of Aviation Industries: Big Data Analytics as an Enabler"
Presented by Mr. Nurudeen Lawal, Osun State College of Technology, Nigeria
Room 102
5:30pm - 6:30pm Networking Reception - Room 301 Annex

Friday, October 20, 2017

8:00am - 8:30am Continental Breakfast - Room 301
8:30am - 9:15am Keynote Address -"Ensuring Effectiveness and Quality of World Bank Group Financed Operations"
Presented by Dr. Dilnara Isamiddinova, World Bank, Tashkent State Economic University
Room 301
9:15am -10:00am "Cash-or-Nothing Warrants – A Case of Binary Payoffs in Structure Products"
Presented by Ms. Kaschia Hogan, Radford University, USA
Room 301
"Business Continuity Risk Management: A Case Study of an International Development Institution"
Presented by Mr. Darling Akaiso, International Finance Corporation/World Bank Group, Washington, DC, USA
Room 102
"Safety a Major Role on Organization"
Presented by Mr. Ogbuma Emmanuel Tunde, Osun State University, Nigeria
Room 204
10:00am - 10:45am "The Impact of Globalization Small Business – Lessons from the Global South"
Presented by Mr. Esuh Valery Ajang, Cameroon Property and Investment Management, Cameroon
Room 301
"Effects of Workplace Bullying on Mental Health among Asian-American Women"
Presented by Ms. Jesmin Akter, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Washington DC, USA
Room 102
"Rural and Urban Wage Differentials in Nigeria"
Presented by Mr. Anthony Oladipo, Osun State University, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Room 204
10:45am - 11:15am Break
11:15am - 12:15pm "International Trade/Export Panel Discussion "
Panelist Mr. George Harben, Director, Prince William County Department of Economic Development, USA
Panelist Mr. Edward Laughlin, Defense Program Manager, Virginia Economic Development Partnership, International Trade Department, USA
Panelist Mr. Hampton Dowling, The HCB Group LLC, Committee on International Trade, Commonwealth of Virginia
Room 301
12:15pm - 1:15pm Lunch
1:15pm - 2:00pm "The Role of Self-Sufficient Energy Regions in Development Processes of Towns and Regions"
Presented by Dr. Grzegorz Masloch, Warsaw University, Poland
Room 301
"Analysis of Factors Contributing to the Development of a Successful Digital Marketing Strategy for Millennials"
Presented by Mr. Nishat Mortuza, USA
Room 102
2:00pm - 2:45pm "Trade Union and Labor Standards in Bangladesh"
Presented by Mr. Samar Chakraborty, Aston University, United Kingdom
Room 301
"Impact of Learning Organization on Job Satisfaction: An Empirical Study of Telecommunication Companies of Pakistan"
Presented by Mr. Muhammad Jahangir, National University of Modern Languages, Pakistan
Room 102
"The Role of E-Recruitment in Attracting Potential Candidates: Evidence from Fresh Graduate Job Seekers"
Presented by Mr. Muhammad Hafeez, Pakistan
Room 204
2:45pm - 3:00pm Break
3:00pm - 3:45 pm "Cost of Equity Dynamics: A Comparison across Emerging and Developed Markets"
Presented by Mr. Hassan Raza, Management Sciences Department National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan
Room 301
"Legal & Ethical Implication of Social Media Marketing"
Dr. Ashley Newell, Virginia International University, USA
Room 102
3:45pm - 4:00pm "Customer Experience: The New Imperative for Profitable Business Success"
Presented by Dr. Mark Robinson, Virginia International University, USA
Room 301
4:00pm - 4:45pm "Initial Public Offerings Since 2009"
Presented by Bonnie Wolfe, Virginia International University, USA
Room 301
"An Assessment of Perceptions on Cyber Warfare and Prevention System in Nigeria"
Presented by Mr. Samson Oluwaseum Fadiya, Nigeria
Room 102
4:45pm - 5:00pm Closing Remarks Dr. Grace Klinefelter, Dean, School of Business, Virginia International University