Track Chairs


Khaled Abdou, Penn State University, Berks College,

Business Environment - Strategy, Policy, Law, Ethics

John Bagby, Pennsylvania State University,

Cases, Workshops, Special Sessions

Melissa St. James, CSU Dominguez Hills, and Cary Countryman,

Data Driven Decision Making

Dorota Huizinga and Marcus Rothenberger, California State University DH and University of Nevada Las Vegas, and


K. C. Chen and Lidija Dedi, California State University – Fresno and University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics & Business, and

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management

Cynthia Sutton, Metropolitan State University of Denver,

Hospitality Management

Natasa Christodoulidou and G. Keong Leong, California State University, Dominguez Hills, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and

Innovative Education

Rhonda Rhodes, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona,

International Business

Burhan Yavas and Cihan Cobanoglu, CSU Dominguez Hills and University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, and

Internet and e-Business

David C. Yen and Albert H. Huang, SUNY Oneonta and University of the Pacific, and


Pia Gupta, California State University Long Beach,

Local Arrangements Coordinator

Marcus Rothenberger, University of Nevada Las Vegas,

Management, Organizational Behavior, and Human Resource Management

Orie Berezan, CSU-Dominguez Hills, and Daniel Connolly, and University of Denver, and

Management Information Systems, Business Intelligence & Data Mining

OAbbas Heiat, Montana State University, Billings,

Management Science and Quantitative Methods

Seong-Jong Joo, Central Washington University,


Jacquelyn Warwick and Meng Zhao, Andrews University and CSUDH, and

Military Applications

Jay Simon and Jeff Ogden, Naval Postgraduate School and AFIT, and

Modeling and Simulation

Mahyar Amouzegar and Khosrow Moshirvaziri, California State University - Long Beach and Cal Poly Pomona, and

Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Stanley Griffis and Ulrich Schmelze, Michigan State University and University of Tennessee, and

Public Policy and Public Administration

Theodore Byrne and Rui Sun, CSUDH, and

Sports Entertainment Management and Marketing

Yann Abdourazakou, CSUDH,

Student Papers

Carola Raab (Graduate Student Papers) , University of Nevada Las Vegas,

Country Contacts


Michael McGrath, Victoria University, +61 3 9919 4627,

China, Hong Kong, Taiwan

Shin-Yuan Hung and Yue “Jeff” Zhang, National Chung Cheng University, California State University- Northridge, +886-5-2720411, ext. 34601, 818-677-6050, and

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and the Indian subcontinent

Ivan Ninov and Sanjay Nadkarni, Emirates Academy, +971 4 315 5555, and


Nicos Kartakoullis and Alexis Saveriades, University of Nicosia and Cyprus University of Technology, +357 22 841 500 ext.608, and


Alfred Hagan, Pepperdine University, tel. 310-568-5500, fax: 310-568-5778,

New Zealand

John Davies, Victoria University of Wellington, tel. 64-4-463-5382, fax: 64-4-463-5084,

China, Hong Kong, Taiwan

Shin-Yuan Hung and Yue “Jeff” Zhang, National Chung Cheng University and California State University, Northridge, tel. 886-5-2720411, ext. 34601 and tel. 818-677-6050, and


Ta Loi, National Economics University, Hanoi, +84-98-369-6032,