January 17, 2018

2018 IBC

WELCOME!

The 2018 IBC conference will be hosted on the beautiful island of Mauritius from 23 to 26 September 2018. We look forward to welcoming you at the the conference!

THE CONFERENCE THEMES WILL COVER THE FOLLOWING AREAS

Agricultural Management Human Resource Management
Applied Business School Research Information and Knowledge Management
Business Education Investments and Management Accounting
Business Ethics Managerial Economics
Business Management Marketing Management
Entrepreneurship Operations and Supply Chain Management
Environmental Management Tourism Management
Financial Management Post-graduate Research Forum

VENUE

Mauritius is the selected destination and the venue will be announced once confirmed.

CONFERENCE DATES

23 to 26 September 2018

PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

23 September 2018 Welcome function: 19h00
24 September 2018 Conference day 1 (Opening, keynote address & parallel sessions)
25 September 2018 Conference day 2 (Parallel sessions) Conference dinner: 19h00
26 September 2018 Conference day 3 (Networking)

GOVERNANCE STRUCTURES

CONFERENCE CHAIR EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Prof Stéphan van der Merwe (NWU) Prof Stéphan van der Merwe (Chair & Research Director)

Dr Cobus Oosthuizen (Organising Director)

Prof Mornay Roberts-Lombard (Marketing Director)

Dr Johan van Zyl (Finance Director)

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
Prof Stéphan van der Merwe (Chair)

Prof Christo Bisschoff

ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Dr Cobus Oosthuizen (Organising Director) Mr Shaun Berry (Conference Coordinator)
IBC BOARD
Prof Stéphan van der Merwe (NWU)

Prof Kobus Jonker (NMU)

Prof Christo Bisschoff (NWU)

Prof Mornay Roberts-Lombard (UJ)

Prof Eileen Mazibuko (NMU)

Prof Geoff Bick (UCT)

Dr Johan van Zyl (UFS)

Prof Edward Rankhumise (TUT)

Dr Cobus Oosthuizen (MBS)

Prof Deon Nel (RU)

Prof Jo Nel (UL)

Prof Charlene Gerber (USB)

Prof Kai Wellner (Nurnberg, Germany)

ORGANISING COMMITTEE CONTACT DETAILS
Dr Cobus Oosthuizen (MBS)

Email: IBC@milpark.ac.za

Tel: +27 11 718 4000

Mr Shaun Berry (MBS)

Email: IBC@milpark.ac.za

Tel: +27 11 718 4000

PAPER REVIEW PROCESS CONTACT DETAILS REGISTRATION PROCESS CONTACT DETAILS
Prof Stéphan van der Merwe (NWU)

Email: IB-Conference@nwu.ac.za

Tel: +27 18 299 1414

Mr Johan Jordaan (NWU)

Email: ibconference.register@gmail.com

Tel: +27 18 299 1338