Call for Papers

The key theme of the Vietnam’s Business, Economics & Resources Conference (VBER2024) is “Going Forward From Crisis: Unleashing The Power of Ultimate Aspirations & Innovations”.

Potential topics may include the following areas: (i) Business including Finance, Accounting, Management, Banking, Marketing, Auditing; (ii) Economics including Public Economics, International & Regional Economics, Environmental Economics and others; and (iii) Resources including Natural Resources and Human Resources including Energy and Agriculture.

Keynote Speakers

The VBER2024 warmly welcomes Professor Renée Fry-McKibbin from Australian National University, Australia. Renée Fry-McKibbin is a Distinguished Professor at the Crawford School of Public Policy in the College of Asia and the Pacific. She is a board member of the Australasian Macroeconomics Society and Editor of the Economic Record, and an Associate Editor for Finance Research Letters. Renée publishes in the area of financial market and macroeconometrics, mainly focusing on developing frameworks to model the transmission of international economic and financial market shocks to small open economies, such as those sourced in commodity markets, global business cycles and financial market crises. Her principal publications appear in the Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, the Journal of Economic Literature, the Journal of Banking and Finance, and Quantitative Finance.

The VBER2024 also welcomes Professor Roger Strange from University of Sussex, The UK. Professor Roger Strange is the co-Editor-in-Chief of the International Business Review,  and on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of International Business Studies, the Journal of International Business Policy, the Journal of World Business, the Global Strategy Journal, the Asia Pacific Business Review, and the Journal of Management & Governance. Roger is the author/editor of fourteen books, and over one hundred journal articles and book chapters. He is a co-author (with Pervez Ghauri & Kjell Grønhaug) of the popular textbook, Research Methods in Business Studies (Cambridge University Press, 2020).

The VBER2024 also invites Professor Manlio Del Giudice from Link Campus University, Italy to deliver a keynote speech. He holds the position of Editor in Chief of the Journal of Knowledge Management and key editorial and executive positions in top journals in the management sector (Journal of Intellectual Capital, Journal of Business Research, International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, IEEE Technology on Engineering Management). His research was published on the most important magazines in the management sector , such as MIS Quarterly (4* Elite), Journal of Product Innovation Management (4*), Journal of Organizational Behavior (4*), Journal of World Business (4*)

VBER’s “Financial Literacy & Mental Health” Special Session

This session is unique to the VBER2024 Conference to showcase the state-of-the-art academic studies which impact lives. The session collects studies focusing on financial literacy and mental health – the most important aspects of civilised lives in modern societies.

VBER’s “Sharing is Caring” Special Session

This session is unique and it is generally considered as a flagship session to VBER Conference series. Led by world class professors, the keynote speakers of VBER2024 Conference will share experience how to get papers published in high-quality international journals. In addition, young and talented local Vietnamese researchers share their own experience to complete their PhD studies overseas and to conduct independent researches to get them published in highly regarded international journals.


Best Paper/Presentation Awards

First Awards: VND 5.0 million & VBER2024’s Plaque (2 awards)
Second Awards: VND 3.0 million & Certificate of Excellence (2 awards)
Third Awards: VND 2.0 million & Certificate of Excellence (2 awards)

Young Scholar Awards

First Awards: VND 5.0 million & Certificate of Excellence (2 awards)
Second Awards: VND 3.0 million & Certificate of Excellence (2 awards)
Third Awards: VND 2.0 million & Certificate of Excellence (2 awards)

Special Awards

VND 5.0 million for the best paper on gender studies or energy/environment economics.

VBER2024 Publication opportunities

  • International Business Review
  • Journal of Knowledge Management
  • Journal of Intellectual Capital

Further information

Contact the VBER2024 Director, Mr Tran Phuoc Bao Minh at email:  minh.tpb@ou.edu.vn