• AIB 2017 Conference Program
  • Program Chair Instructions for Conference Participants   

    Guidance for session presenters, panelists, chairs, and townhall moderators. Please read these regardless of whether you are a first time presenter or a regular presenter at AIB.


    Important Note: Access to the final version of the Schedule of Sessions and Program Contributor Index below now require a valid login, as they include author email addresses. Please note that email addresses should only be used to contact authors to coordinate sessions or for research related inquiries. The use of email addresses provided for any other purpose is strictly prohibited.

  • Detailed Schedule of Sessions (Printed Version)   
  • Program Contributor Index (Printed Version)

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Preliminary Conference Program


Friday, June 30, 2017

9:00 am - 5:00 pm AIB Board Meeting (AIB Board Members only)

Saturday, July 1, 2017

9:00 am - 5:00 pm AIB Board Meeting (AIB Board Members only)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm AJBS Conference (separate submission and registration process)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm CARMA Research Methods Workshops (pre-registration required)

Sunday, July 2, 2017

8:30 am - 4:00 pm Doctoral Consortium (Accepted students only)
8:30 am - 1:30 pm JIBS/AIB Paper Development Workshop (Accepted authors only)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Chapter Leadership Workshop (By invitation only)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Junior Faculty Consortium (Accepted faculty only)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Research Capacity Workshop (Pre-registered participants only)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Dubai Community Engagement Site Visits (Pre-registration required)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm New Members Welcome
5:15 pm - 7:30 pm AIB Conference Opening Plenary
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Presidential Reception

Monday, July 3, 2017

8:00 am - 8:45 am Fellows Cafe (open to all)
9:00 am - 5:30 pm Full Day of Sessions
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm Townhalls
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm AIB Fellows Dinner (AIB Fellows only)

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

8:00 am - 8:45 am Fellows Cafe (open to all)
9:00 am - 5:30 pm Full Day of Sessions
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm Chapter and SIG Meetings
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm Gala Event at the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

8:00 am - 8:45 am Fellows Cafe (open to all)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Full Day of Sessions
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm AIB Awards Ceremony and Business Meeting
5:45 pm - 7:00 pm AIB Awards/Farewell Reception - Sponsored by Palgrave Macmillan