The 2nd ICBM International Conference On Business Management

SBM ONLINE: The 2nd International Conference on Business Management (2nd ICBM) has been successfully held at the Millennium Hotel, Jakarta Indonesia. ‘ASEAN Economic Community (AEC): Sustaining Business Competitiveness Through Strategic Collaboration and Innovation” was the chosen theme. Thus keynote speech as well as paper presenters were set to network and discuss current issues related to business management, human resources, economics, organizational behavior, marketing, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, international business and social sciences within the context of AEC.
The main aim was to offer the conference as a hub of academic and research collaboration among top ranked universities and research institutes in ASEAN. Besides that, it was also aimed to discuss various approaches and methods to contribute to global knowledge exploration that may benefit universities, businesses and societies at large.

The School of Business Management (SBM), UUM COB, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa, Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi, Banten Indonesia and the Center for Sustainabilty Research and Consultancy have jointly organized the 2nd ICBM. Few sponsoring journals also sent their representatives to oversee and select papers of high quality for their respective upcoming publications.The 2nd ICBM was really and truly a gateway for the academic and research collaboration, innovation, and publication platform.

The 2nd ICBM organizing committee members would like to thank the keynote speaker, paper presenters and participants for their interest, dedication, commitment and participations. A special acknowledgement and thanks shall also go to all members of the scientific committees and all members of the organizing committees for their untiring efforts. Also presence during the opening ceremony were Professor Dr. Rushami Zien Yusoff, Assistant Vice Chancellor, College of Business and Dean, School of Business Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia; Dr. Hj Fauji Sanusi, Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics, Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa University; Dr. Mohamad Amsal Sahban, the representative from CSRC; and Dr. Hj Ed Rahmat Taufik, Conference Co-Chair. Thank you