2018 Annual Meeting – International Association for Business and Society

Kowloon, Hong Kong – June 7-June 10, 2018

    Making the Invisible Visible in Business and Society Research

More information about the annual conference is available at the IABS website.

  • Registration: Registration after 12 noon EST, Wednesday, May 23 must be done onsite at the conference.
  • Lodging: The conference venue and hotel is the YMCA Salisbury. To reserve a room at the special IABS conference rate, click the hotel link, and use Rate Access/Corporate Code [UNM] to book a room without breakfast or [UNMBF] to book a room with breakfast. Please note: Rates are in HKD. More details are available at the IABS website.
  • Presenters: At least one of the authors of each paper must be registered by March 22 for their paper to remain on the program. For questions, please contact the conference chair, Harry Van Buren.
  • Membership: All attendees must be IABS members. CURRENT MEMBERSHIP DUES MUST BE PAID BY May 23. A $25 late fee will apply for dues paid onsite. If you are not a current member of the International Association for Business and Society, please pay your dues below. For more information about IABS membership, or to check your membership status, please go here or contact membership services by email at order [@] pdcnet.org
  • Pre-Conference Activities:
    * Writing Camp: Tuesday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 6 (with optional meeting on Monday night for dinner)
    * Combined Doctoral and Junior Faculty Consortium: Wednesday, June 6 – Thursday, June 7

  • Saturday Afternoon Activities:
    For those new to IABS — We always schedule a break from 12:00-5:00 on Saturday for excursions in the local area. More information on the Saturday Afternoon activities will be available in March.

  • Cancellation Policy: No refunds for cancellations after May 23. All cancellations prior to the deadline are subject to a $25 administrative processing fee.

Registration Price through
March 22
March 23-May 23 Onsite
Individuals $USD 375 $USD 425 $USD 475
Students & Emeritus/Emerita faculty $275 $325 $375


Meals Meals below are included for registrant
Thursday (cocktail reception), Friday (lunch), Saturday (Banquet Dinner), Snacks
Saturday Banquet – Standard Included
select choice
Saturday Banquet – Vegetarian
Saturday Banquet – Not attending or already registered
ADD: Adult Guest – Saturday Banquet $100
ADD: Child (under 18) Guest – Saturday Banquet $50



– add if you are not already active –
Individual $100
Student $50


**2018 IABS Membership includes:

  • a print subscription and online access to Business & Society, volume 57
  • online access to the Proceedings of IABS
  • online access to the IABS Membership Directory
  • IABS Newsletter

Pre-Conference Activities – sign up here
Writing Camp Tuesday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 6
This is a great opportunity to make progress on a project you have been thinking about and working on, getting feedback from fellow IABS members. If you plan to attend, sign up here and contact the conference chair, Harry Van Buren, to tell us what topic area you plan to write on during those days (we will be putting writing teams together to discuss each other’s work).
Writing Camp $60
Registration covers lunch on
Tuesday and Wednesday.
Doctoral & Junior Faculty Consortium Wednesday, June 6 – Thursday, June 7
Doctoral and Junior Faculty Consortium If you plan to attend, please sign up here.
There is no fee to attend.
More information will be sent to those who sign up.


New Member Tracking Please check one (1) if applicable
This is my 1st IABS Conference
We encourage experienced IABS members to host and informally adopt new members to welcome them to the conference and to help them get acquainted I would be happy to host a new member
(you will be contacted)


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For more information contact us at 800-444-2419; 434-220-3300, or by e-mail at order [@] pdcnet.org.