International Business Research Group (IBRG) is pleased to announce its hosting of the 5th edition of Conference on International Research.

Location: Salle Transat (1st Floor – Édifice Côte-Sainte-Catherine), HEC Montréal

Time: 8h45 – 15h35 May 5th 2017

Conference Program

8h45 -10h00 Anthony Goerzen (Queen’s University)
Keynote Address: “Key Challenges and Opportunities in International Business Research”
10h05 – 11h05 Rajshree Prakash & Jisun Yun (Concordia University)

“Changing the Rules of the Game: A Study of the Indian Government’s Implementation of the CSR Mandate Law”

11h10 – 12h10 Yves Plourde (HEC Montréal)
“Becoming a More Effective Global Influence: A Study of Greenpeace’s Search for Greater Impact (1986-2001)”

12h15-13h30 Lunch Break

13h30 – 14h30 Mallika Banerjee (McGill University)
“When Does Spatial Proximity Substitute for Cultural Proximity? The Effects of Within-Industry Firm Clustering on the Survival of Nascent Ethnic Firms in the IT Industry”

14h35 – 15h35 Pamela Lirio (Université de Montréal)
“Towards Sustainable Global Careers: Balancing Presence and Availability Through Travel, Technology and Global Boundary Work Tactics”

Closing cocktail reception is sponsored by Academy of International Business (AIB)-Canada

Registration: The conference registration is free of charge. Please contact yihan.wang@hec.ca to register.

Information: For more information, please contact yves.plourde@hec.ca .