The second AIUB International Conference on Business and Management (AICBM) -2021 was held by the American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB) from October 29-30.
The Faculty of Business Administration hosted the virtually grounded two-day conference themed “Changing Global Business Paradigm,” a press release said.
Local and international researchers presented a total of 55 peer-reviewed articles on this occasion.
Over 500 participants, including students from different parts of the world, attended each of the 11 sessions of the conference.
The conference showed the growing level of collaboration between universities and various industries in Bangladesh despite the limitations imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
AIUB Vice-Chancellor Dr Carmen Z Lamagna, Chairperson of the Accreditation Council of Bangladesh Dr Mesbahuddin Ahmed, Member of the Bangladesh University Grants Commission Dr Abu Taher, Vice-Chancellor of Lovely Professional University (India) Dr Lovi Raj Gupta, IBA Director Professor Mohammad A Momen, CEO of Grameenphone Yasir Azman, delivered a speech during the opening ceremony of the conference on Friday.
In the opening plenary, Dr Abu NM Waheeduzzaman, Professor of Marketing and International Business at Texas A&M University (Corpus Christi) delivered the keynote address and Rtn Mashequr Rahman Khan, PHF, President of BSHRM , participated as an industry expert.
Professor Dr Chere ‘C Yturralde, Dean of the College of Business and Accountancy, Angeles University Foundation (Philippines), was the main guest at the closing ceremony.