Annual Academia-Industry Exchange

Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration Research   Institute of International Business and Governance   Annual Academia-Industry Exchange  

The academia-industry exchange is an annual event organized by IIBG to offer academics and practitioners from around the globe to exchange the latest research ideas and findings.

2021

3-4 December 2021

Conference on Business as Usual: How Do We Turn the New Normal into Normal?

Practitioners' Symposium on From Agility to Sustainability: Hunting Talents in the Era of New Normal

The IIBG 2021 Academia-Industry Exchange was held online from 3 to 4 December 2021 via an online platform. An academic conference on the theme “Business as usual: How do we turn the new normal into normal?” was held on the first day, while a practitioners’ symposium on the theme “From Agility to Sustainability: Hunting Talents in the Era of New Normal” was held on the second day. The event consisted of 22 competitive presentations, 6 poster presentations, 3 keynote sessions and 2 panel discussions.

2020

4 December 2020

Symposium on International Business, Innovation & Governance: Shaping the Futures of Smart Economy

The IIBG 2020 Academia-Industry Exchange was held on 4 December 2020 via an online platform. The theme of the symposium was “International Business, Innovation & Governance: Shaping the Futures of Smart Economy”. The symposium consisted of 18 competitive presentations, 28 poster presentations, 2 keynote sessions, 1 speech and 1 panel discussion.

2018

7-8 December 2018

Conference on Ethics, Responsible Business & Sustainable Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Transformation and Growth

Can economic development enhance the quality of life of millions of people? That was the question discussed at the third IIBG Annual Academia-Industry Exchange, which was held on 7-8 December 2018. The theme of the conference was “Ethics, Responsible Business & Sustainable Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Transformation and Growth”.  The conference consisted of 21 competitive presentations, 26 poster presentations, 3 keynote sessions, 2 luncheon seminar sessions and 2 panel discussion sessions. The conference brought together over 120 local and overseas participants.

2017

13-15 December 2017

Conference on Competing in an Innovation-Driven Global Economy: Institutions, Infrastructures, and Organization Design


Practitioners’ Conference on Strengthening Innovation Capability for Global Competitiveness

IIBG held its first Annual Academia-Industry Exchange on 13-15 December 2017, comprising an academic conference and a practitioners’ conference. Each conference drew around a hundred local and overseas participants. The academic conference with the theme of “Competing in an Innovation-Driven Global Economy: Institutions, Infrastructures, and Organization Design” was held on 13-14 December 2017. It consisted of 30 competitive presentations, 21 poster presentations and 4 keynote sessions. The practitioners’ conference with the theme of “Strengthening Innovation Capability for Global Competitiveness” was held on 15 December 2017. It included 6 keynote sessions.