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