Joint Conference:

  • The 1st Sebelas Maret Conference on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Community Development (SMARTCEIC)
  • “Research Innovation and Community Development” The 13th Annual World Congress of Academy for Global Business Advancement (AGBA) “Business and Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalized Era”

November 26-27, 2016, Solo, Indonesia
Organized by:

  • Institute for Research and Community Services (LPPM), Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Academy for Global Business Advancement (AGBA)

Accepted papers will be published in the American refereed conference proceedings (Advances in Global Business Research –ISSN 1549-9332), if at least one author of the paper register for the conference.

Selected papers presented at our conference would be published in the special issues of the world-class journals after passing the peer review process:

  • Journal of East-West Business (Taylor & Francis – Scopus indexed)
  • Journal for Global Business Advancement (Inderscience – Scopus indexed)
  • Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development (Inderscience)
  • Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology (Emerald – Scopus indexed)
  • Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management (Springer – Scopus indexed)
  • EuroMed Journal of Business (Emerald – Scopus indexed)
  • Review of International Business and Strategy (Emerald)


  1. Prof. Norman Wright (Utah Valley University, USA)
  2. Prof. Gary L. Frankwick (University of Texas El Paso, USA)
  3. Prof. J. Mark Munoz (Millikin University, USA)
  4. Mr. Lavanya Rastogi (CEO & Chief Mentor OSS Cube Company Inc, USA)
  5. Prof. Dana-Nicoleta Lascu (University of Richmond, USA)
  6. Prof. Klaus-Peter Wiedmann (Leibniz University, Germany)
  7. Prof. Wolfgang Hinck (Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia)
  8. Prof. Zafar U. Ahmed (President, Academy for Global Business Advancement)
  9. Prof. Okky Karna Rajasa (Ministry of Research and Higher Education, Indonesia)*
  10. Prof. Sutarno (Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia)
  11. Prof. Togar M. Simatupang (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)
  12. Dr. Muhammad Agung Prabowo (Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia)
  13. Jeffrey Beall (owner
  14. Prof. Amine Tarazi (University of Limoges, France)
  15. Representative of Scopus/Elsevier

Research Policy, Entrepreneurship, Community Development, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Standardization, Research Innovation, Research-based Teaching, Research Quality, Ethics in Research, Start-up Business, Research Spin-off, Industrial Business, Community Empowerment, Research and Environment, Rural Studies, Regional Development.

Emerging Markets, Economic Development, Global Business Environment, Offshoring and Outsourcing Entrepreneurship, Family Business, Business Law, Marketing, Real-estate Management Actuarial Science, Business Education, Knowledge Management, Hospitality Management, Tourism Management, Recreation, Parks and Leisure, Global Economic Meltdown, Impact of Technologies, E-Commerce and E-Business, Global Supply Chain, Finance and Banking, Commerce, Economics, Accounting, Auditing & Taxation, Organizational Behavior, Management Science, Human Resource Management, Operations Management, Islamic Marketing, Cross-Cultural Management, Global Strategy, Islamic Banking & Finance, Ethics and CSR, Innovation Management, Green Business.


For paper submission and further information, please visit the conference website

here’s the poster of the event: poster