The 5th International Conference on Business (ICB) 2023, organized by Ho Chi Minh City Open University (HCMC-OU) in conjunction with the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, Berlin School of Economics and Law (Germany), University of Rouen (France), and Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (Belgium).

ICB 2023 will bring together leading academic researchers, scholars, and practitioners to an attractive knowledge-sharing and exchange event which covers a broad spectrum of scholarships for Disruptive Technology and Business Continuity: Sustainability Management, Finance, and Economics in a Changing Business Landscape.

The ICB 2023 aims to provide a platform for academics, researchers, industry leaders, and practitioners to share their knowledge and insights on the impact of disruptive technologies on business continuity, financial management, and sustainability. The ICB 2023 welcomes papers in areas of Business, Management, Economics, Finance, Technology, and Social Sciences, although we encourage submissions dealing with (but not limited to) the following topics:

  • Strategies for managing disruptive technologies to ensure business continuity and sustainability.
  • The importance of sustainability and environmental responsibility in a changing business landscape.
  • The impact of disruptive technologies on business models, operations, and supply chains.
  • The role of financial management in ensuring business continuity and growth in the face of disruptive technologies.
  • The role of innovation and creativity in responding to disruptive technologies.
  • The role of disruptive technology on entrepreneurship in emerging economies.
  • The new approaches and empirical results in managerial economics for business recovery towards sustainable development. 
  • Case studies and best practices for navigating disruptive technologies and ensuring business continuity and sustainability.
  • The ethical implications of disruptive technologies on business continuity and sustainability.

Authors are invited to submit their abstracts, extended abstracts or full papers (in English) via the conference website.

Keynote Speakers:

  • A.Prof. Ngo Viet Liem, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
  • Prof. Carsten Baumgarth, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Germany
  • A.Prof. Daniel Laufer, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
  • Prof. TBC

Publication Opportunities:

All accepted full papers will be published in the ISBN-indexed conference’s proceedings.

A selection of full papers will be invited to be published in the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics, indexed in Scopus (Article Processing Charge - APC applies).

A selection of full papers will be invited for publication in the following journals:

  • Australasian Marketing Journal (JCR Impact Factor 6, A-rank in ABDC, Scopus Q1)
  • Journal of Science - Economics and Business Administration (ACI, Vietnam’s State Council for Professor Title list: 1.25)

Important Dates:

  • Full paper submission extension

15th October 2023 

  • Full paper acceptance

15th November 2023

  • Conference

11th-12th December 2023

  • Venue

97 Vo Van Tan, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam





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Conference program

We actively encourage all students at any level to submit their papers to the poster session, in which you will have the opportunity to present ideas and obtain feedback to develop their research

Poster session submission: 15th October 2023

Poster session acceptance: 15th November 2023

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