Key to expanding our understanding and exploring new avenues for research is to hear from a range of voices around the globe. And yet the field of international business does not offer an adequate balance of female and diverse voices. With this series of workshops we seek to understand the challenges that women face in the world of academic book publishing face and try to address them. We aim to demystify the publishing process and help you connect with experienced female authors.
Among the major actors working in the sustainable development research and education space are the Sustainability Shared Interest Group and Women in the Academy of International Business, as well as the SDG Community of Practice of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network. The goal of this AIB-sponsored webinar is to bring these actors together to discuss the ways in which their goals and interests are aligned.
Dear AIB members, WAIB turns 20 this year! To commemorate our anniversary, we’re hosting 20 celebrations all year long, examining both how far we’ve come, and where we’re headed in the future. Details are available on our newly redesigned website, email list, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and LinkedIn Group. We now also have [...]
register now Theme: New Frontiers of Gender Research in International Business Time: May 14, 2021 6pm New York/EST, 10pm GMT, 6am Shanghai/CST Registration Deadline: May 10, 2021 About This Event: Among the top goals of the United Nation’s 2020 Sustainable Development Goals is the pursuit of gender equality. The [...]
Although international HRM and IB research has focused strongly on comparative research and questions of understanding global versus contextual requirements, it has been criticized for marginalizing issues of gender. In this webinar, we will discuss reasons for this neglect and possible solutions to facilitate a research agenda on how to effectively manage gender equity and equality across different contexts.
By AIB President Jeremy Clegg Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) has been practiced by AIB for many years, and it is now high time that we make it explicit, and set out the ways in which AIB already promotes and pursues D&I – and what we and you, our AIB members, can [...]
Travel, lodging, planning out your schedule between conference sessions—all of that can be stressful. But we're here to help. Here are a few resources to help you make the most of your time in Miami: Booking the Best Hotel Room There are lots of perks to reserving your room [...]
Recent Activities WAIB hosted two panels this year at the annual meeting in Copenhagen. “Women in Business in Denmark,” organized jointly by Drs. Janet Y. Murray and Malika Richards, featuring industry panelists Pernille Erenbjerg of Millicom and Maria Hjorth VP Securities, along with Dr. Dana Minbaeva of Copenhagen Business School and [...]
Our Purpose: Supporting Scholarly Development and Exploring Issues of Gender in IB Established in November 2001, Women of the Academy of International Business (WAIB) is a Shared Interest Group (SIG) of the Academy of International Business. WAIB has three main priorities: providing a forum for networking among WAIB members; promoting research [...]