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Recruitment of Lecturer – Institute of Healthcare Management

Publish date:2017-08-17
SBS is interested in recruiting a full-time lecturer in the area of Heath Economics and Healthcare Financing. The candidate must be a PhD holder in Health Economics, Healthcare Financing or Public Health, with substantial experience in the Health Economics and Healthcare Financing fields. 



International African Entrepreneurship Symposium - Call for Papers

Publish date:2017-07-12

The call for papers is open for the International African Entrepreneurship Symposium organized by both Entrepreneurship and Leadership Research Group of ESCA Ecole de Management and AIREPME, a French Association of Research on Entrepreneurship and SME.  



GBSN Invites African Business Schools to Connect on Upcoming Initiatives

Publish date:2017-06-30
GBSN has been contacted by Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business with interest in reaching out to African business schools to connect for several upcoming initiativesPlease see an overview of each below with instructions on how to participate.  We hope you find this opportunity useful in our efforts to strengthen your school's network and capacity.



Call for Papers: 2017 International Conference On Transforming and Growing Economies Through Sustainable Business Innovation

Publish date:2017-04-28

The Faculty of Business at the University of Botswana invites you to its 4th Biennial Conference themed: Sustainable Business Innovation – the key to Transformed and Growing    Economies.

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Conference Aims: 

The 11th to 13th July 2017 conference will afford paper presenters and participants the opportunity to share research findings, methodological approaches creating a stimulating environment for discourse among academia, practitioners, researchers and industry players. It will further facilitate the establishment of meaningful collaboration. Given the anticipated pool of local and global researchers, we are expecting an intellectually stimulating, inspirational, thought provoking and highly interactive event.



AABS Connect to Go Ahead in Cairo Despite Attacks

For Event: AABS Connect Conference 2017 2017-05-14
Publish date:2017-04-10

In light of the terror attacks that have been recently reported in Egypt, the Association of African Business Schools and The American University in Cairo School of Business would like to assure all delegates about their safety during the conference.

The AUC SOB in New Cairo Campus is located in the safest and most protected area in Cairo. The campus is highly secured. The Westin Hotel is 5 minutes by car from the campus and both are 25 minutes from Cairo Airport (in case there is an emergency).

Please do not be discouraged by the unfortunate events as the conference will still take place. We will keep in touch with further information on how delegates can stay safe, places to avoid, etc and an official press statement will be made available to all those attending and wish to attend the Connect conference.

Online registrations are still open until Friday 05 May. Should you have any questions or concerns please contact the AABS Secretariat. 


Deadline Extended to 31 March - Emerald AABS Case Study Competition

Publish date:2017-03-06

Maximize your potential and compete with the brightest minds in Africa! Emerald AABS 2016-17 Case Study Competition submission deadline extended to 31 March! 


Vacancy: External Examiners & D.Phil Supervisors

Publish date:2017-02-07

The Graduate School of Business Leadership at Midlands State University invites suitable candidates for the following positions:

1. External Examiners

2. D.Phil Supervisors

3. Doctor of Business Leadership Facilitators (on part-time basis) in the areas of  Fiscal Leadership, Corporate Governance, Ethics and Sustainability, Business models, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Advanced Organisational Leadership and Development, and  Philosophy of Science.


AACSB Annual Accreditation Conference: Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Publish date:2017-02-03

Discover the challenges that business schools in the European, Middle Eastern, and African regions face regarding accreditation and learn how to formulate solutions aimed at improving these accreditation communities. 


The 5th International Conference of Management, Leadership and Governance

Publish date:2017-01-27

The 5th ICMLG invites academics, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in Management Leadership and Governance research to come together and exchange ideas this March. The programme also includes a PhD and Masters Research Colloquium.



Mills Soko appointed as UCT GSB’s new director

Publish date:2017-01-18

Associate Professor Mills Soko has been appointed Director of the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB), to take effect at the beginning of the 2017 academic year. He has taken over from Professor Walter Baets, who left the GSB at the end of July 2016. 




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