On 30th October 2017, Dr. Nguyen Anh Thu - Vice Rector and lecturers of VNU University of Economics and Business participated in the International Conference for Young Researchers in Economics and Business (ICYREB 2017) under the theme "Vietnamese enterprises in the context of the industrial revolution 4.0" in Da Nang city.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution will primarily change the way people work and live in the coming decades brought by the digitalization of economic and social life and its superior impact on conventional business practices and social norms. In an effort to provide comprehensive insights and propose feasible responses to the changes in business environment, the ICYREB 2017 brings together researchers in economics and business, and related fields, serving as a unique point of convergence to meet, share, and exchange their ideas.
Participants at the conference listened to the keynote speeches by 3 main speakers: Prof. Nguyen Duc Khuong from IPAG Business School (France), Prof. Eric D. Ramstetter from Asian Growth Research Institute (Japan) and Prof. Sushil Sharma from Ball State University (US). In addition, the conference also had the presentations of 81 speakers in 15 different subcommittees.
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Tran Thi Thanh Tu - Dean of the Faculty of Banking and Finance, UEB chaired the subcommittee of Banking. She presented the research on "Exploring Factors Influencing the Success of Crowdfunding Campaigns for Startups in Vietnam". MA. Nguyen Thi Vinh Ha, lecturer from Faculty of Development Economics gave the presentation on "Valuing economic impact of climate change on catch fisheries in Vietnam" at Economic subcommittee.
Overview of the conference
Three lecturers of the UEB - VNU and Prof. Nguyen Duc Khuong
In addition to discussion sessions, representatives of universities also took part in the roundtable discussion on organization of ICYREB 2018 and share experiences on international publication as well as strengthen inter-institutional cooperation in scientific research.
ICYREB 2017 is the third in a series of annual international conference for young researchers organized by universities in business and economics nationwide, including National University of Economics, University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, University of Commerce, Foreign Trade University, University of Economics - Hue University, University of Economics - Da Nang University, VNU University of Economics and Business, University of Economics and Law - Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City, Banking Academy and Academy of Finance.
ICYREB 2018 is expected to be held at the Academy of Finance, Hanoi.
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