[Đăng ngày: 31/03/2017]

Dear international scholars and my friends and colleagues,

I hope you are doing well and everything goes well with you.

It's that time of reminding you that the 2017 International Conference on Business and Economics (ICBE2017 http://www.icbe.academy) will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, July 6-8, 2017. The conference is hosted jointly by the Korea Distribution Science Association (KODISA) of Korea and the University of Finance-Marketing (UFM) of Vietnam. [THEME: Science, Technology and Humanities for Sustainability of Business, Economics and Cultures]


All submissions and registration form are to be handled electronically by the conference managing directors. The due date for conference registration and paper submission is May 30, 2017.

  • For participants from Vietnam (some ASEAN countries by UFM’s recommendation), please submit your papers, registration form and make a payment to UFM Dr. Viet Pham Quoc e-mail: vietphamquoc@yahoo.com.

  • For participants from Korea, please submit your papers, registration form and make a payment to KODISA Dr. Myung-Kil Youn e-mail: kodisajournals@daum.net

  • From around the world (except Vietnam and Korea), please submit your papers, registration form and make a payment to ICBE2017 Chair Dr. Jung Wan Lee e-mail: jwlee119@bu.edu


If you wish to have your papers published in the conference proceedings (Thomson Reuter’s CPCI indexed), please submit an electronic copy of your manuscript, following the publication guidelines:

  • The final manuscript (must be in English) published in the conference proceedings may not exceed 5 pages in A4 size (typically 3-4 pages), single-spaced, including main text, tables, figures, and references.

  • All of the references cited in the text of the paper must be presented at references in the APA format.

  • Each registered author is entitled to have a maximum of three papers included in the conference proceedings.


Regarding oral presentation at the conference, you will need to prepare PowerPoint slides and a track chair will help your presentation at the conference date.

  • For an oral presentation, we program typically about 20 minutes presentation and 10 minutes Q&A but the decision remains solely to the chair of the session at the conference.

  • Though the official language of the conference is English, for those presenters from the country where use English as a secondary language they can deliver their oral presentation with their preference of language.


  • If your paper is accepted either for presentation in the conference or publication in the conference proceedings, at least one author must attend the conference.

  • In the case of multiple author attendance, each author must register and pay the conference registration fee, and there is no exception to this rule.

  • Whether attending partially or in full, all conference attendees must pay the registration fee in full.

  • An official receipt for the conference registration fee will be provided by Korea Distribution Science Association officials on the first day of the conference upon receiving the payment.


Conference delegates can choose any hotel close to the conference venue (University of Finance-Marketing in Ho Chi Min City) at their own interest and expenses.

Hotel NOVOTEL Saigon Centre offers a special promotional rate below for ICBE2017 delegates. Please book directly your room at NOVOTEL Saigon Centre with the attached form and email the form to Corporate Sales Manager, e-mail: Ngoc.LY@accor.com and Reservation Representative, e-mail: h7965@accor.com

NOVOTEL Saigon Centre ICBE2017 Special Rate:

Room type Single Double/twin
Superior VND 2,204,000++ (app. USD95) VND 2,575,000++ (app.USD112)
Executive VND 2,854,000++ (app.USD124) VND 3,550,000++ (app.USD154)

Rates are subject to 5% service charge and 10% VAT.


Ho Chi Minh City tours, tours to a number of interesting sites in Ho Chi Minh City, and a variety of attractive sightseeing tours for the conference period will be arranged for conference participants based on their interest and registration.

It is the delegate’s responsibility, however, to investigate the visa requirements for Vietnam and apply for a visa, if necessary. For detailed information about visa requirements, please access to

Should you have any concerns or questions, please contact Conference Chair, Professor Jung Wan Lee, at E-mail: jwlee119@bu.edu. Thank you for your support for the conference.

I look forward to seeing you in Vietnam in July.


Jung Wan Lee, Ph.D.
Chair of the Conference Organizing Committee
2017 International Conference on Business and Economics (ICBE2017) http://www.icbe.academy

Jung Wan Lee, PhD
Administrative Sciences Department
Boston University
808 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Tel (office): 617-358-5627
Fax (office): 617-353-6840