The Global Commerce Forum (www.globalcommerceforum.org)
Global Commerce Forum Presents
The Second Annual International Conference
October 23-24, 2009
The Mirage Hotel
Las Vegas, Nevada
The conference invites papers, abstracts, case studies and panel discussions from global scholars and practitioners from academia, business, government, and nonprofit organizations to provide a platform for presentation and dialogue between businesses and educators to develop best practices and identify issues in the business community that could serve as a basis for further research and business solutions. Accepted papers will be considered for the Best Paper Award to be presented during the luncheon on 23rd October, 2009. Accepted papers will also be eligible for publication in the Journal of Global Commerce Research or the Journal of Current Research in Global Business. Accepted papers will need to go a second peer review process prior to publication in any of the above Journals.
The conference welcomes submissions from all business disciplines including the environment, marketing, finance, economics, international business, energy, mining, science and engineering.
Send your submissions and suggestions for panel discussions by September 29, 2009 to: Lpowanga@globalcommerceforum.org
Tracks to be Covered
Below a list of some of the tracks to be covered.
äFânAccounting issues and global standardization
äFânApplied micro and macroeconomics
äFânAlternative energy technologies (green/clean technologies)
äFânClimate change and environmental issues
äFânCargo and homeland security
äFânCorporate governance, ethics and values
äFânCorporate and residential real estate management
äFânDeepwater exploration and production
äFânEmerging markets and economic development
äFânEnergy infrastructure, efficiency, development, and exploration
äFânFinancial instruments and the credit market
äFânFinancial markets, structures, risk mitigation, liquidity and regulation
äFânGlobal economic landscape and outlook
äFânGlobal, regional and country specific co-operation programs
äFânGlobalization of financial markets
äFânHealth and hospital administration
äFânHousing market and the financial crisis
äFânInformation technologies and applications
äFânIntegration of technology and business strategies
äFânInternational Business and Law
äFânLogistics and Transportation
äFânManagement Information Systems Computer Science
äFânManufacturing engineering and technology
äFânMortgage loans and consumer credit market
äFânReal estate derivatives, securities and risk management
Presenters have the option to request that their papers be considered for publication in the following double blind peer reviewed journals:
The Journal of Global Commerce Research (JGCR)-ISSN 1946-7958
The Journal of Current Research in Global Business (JCRGB)-ISSN 1050-6292
Such papers must not be published or being considered elsewhere. Submissions for these journals are accepted throughout the year. Authors wishing to publish in these journals do not necessarily have to present at any of the conferences by the Global Commerce Forum. Papers selected for publication will be considered for the Best Paper Award to be presented at the conference luncheon. Papers may be submitted electronically (in PDF form) in two copies: one copy containing all the author(s) information including a 250 word bio and the other free of any identifying marks for use by reviewers to Lpowanga@globalcommerceforum.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who Should Attend
This is a forum for academia, senior level executives and professionals in any industry and government officials.
Comments from previous attendees
"The 2008 Conference provided an excellent opportunity to network with important individuals, the presentations provided were extremely informative and I learned a lot!"
Carol Barbeito, Ph.D., President, Earth Protect
ížThe conference provided an excellent opportunity to get exposed to the business and academic issues in the field. The topics discussed were current and relevant and the academic research provided interesting insights into the business.íĘ
Dinorah Frutos, Southern New Hampshire University
What I enjoyed most about the 2008 International Conference was the Intelligence of the presentations and the ease of networking among attendeesíĘ
Robert L. Candiotti, Founder, IvanpahValley.com
Registration is now open. Take advantage of the early registration rate of $350.00 by registering prior to October 1, 2009. Thereafter, the registration fee will be $425.00. Reserve your space now.
Conference participants have been given discount lodging at the Mirage. To receive the special rate of $109.00/per night, mention the Global Commerce Forum!
Dr. Luka Powanga
Regis University, School of Management Professor.
303 458 4023 Office
303 888 4731 Cell
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