Women Entrepreneurs in Asia (WEA 2022): Empowering vulnerable communities

07/12/2022 08:00 am 07/14/2022 01:00 pm Australia/Melbourne Women Entrepreneurs in Asia (WEA 2022): Empowering vulnerable communities

Call for papers

Entrepreneurship empowers women by redressing the inequality they face due to social and structural hurdles that limit their economic participation and deny communities the benefits of inclusive socioeconomic growth.

Aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, this conference will bring together regional and global international experts, academics, policymakers, authorities and other stakeholders keen to empower women through entrepreneurship in vulnerable communities, to exchange ideas and promote effective collaboration in Asia.

This inaugural virtual conference will be co-hosted by Monash University Malaysia’s School of Business, the Centre for Global Business’ (CGB) South Asia Research Network (SARN), Monash Business School, Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS, Indonesia) and the International University - Vietnam National University.

Submission guidelines

Submission are invited from researchers interested in the following topics as they relate to women entrepreneurship:

Business training, coaching and strategy

Digital capabilities and adoption

Empowering and transforming communities

Financial and social inclusion

Microfinance

Social capital in entrepreneurship

Related and relevant causes, mechanisms, transitions and impacts of women entrepreneurship

This list is not exhaustive.

Submission requirements

Extended abstracts (no more than five pages including references) are accepted

Please format your submission according to the APA 7th edition, and use single-spaced text and Times New Roman font in size 12

Please include all authors’ names and affiliations

Please email your submission to mum-wea2022@monash.edu before 30 April 2022

All accepted submissions will be published on the WEA conference website, and selected papers may be invited to publish the full paper in the WEA 2022 Proceedings.

Timeline

Deadline for extended abstract submissions: 30 April 2022.

Notification of acceptance: 30 June 2022.

We look forward to welcoming you to WEA 2022!

WEA 2022 Conference Co-Chairs

Grace HY Lee, Department of Economics, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia

Abu Zafar Shahriar, Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University Australia

Juliana French, Department of Marketing, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia

Sharon Koh, Department of Economics, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia

Event Details

Date:
12 July 2022 at 8:00 am – 14 July 2022 at 1:00 pm
Venue:
Online
Open to:
Everyone
Cost:
Free
Categories:
Alumni; Business and Economics; Conferences & Exhibitions; Seminars & Workshops; General

Description

Call for papers

Entrepreneurship empowers women by redressing the inequality they face due to social and structural hurdles that limit their economic participation and deny communities the benefits of inclusive socioeconomic growth.

Aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, this conference will bring together regional and global international experts, academics, policymakers, authorities and other stakeholders keen to empower women through entrepreneurship in vulnerable communities, to exchange ideas and promote effective collaboration in Asia.

This inaugural virtual conference will be co-hosted by Monash University Malaysia’s School of Business, the Centre for Global Business’ (CGB) South Asia Research Network (SARN), Monash Business School, Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS, Indonesia) and the International University - Vietnam National University.

Submission guidelines

Submission are invited from researchers interested in the following topics as they relate to women entrepreneurship:

Business training, coaching and strategy

Digital capabilities and adoption

Empowering and transforming communities

Financial and social inclusion

Microfinance

Social capital in entrepreneurship

Related and relevant causes, mechanisms, transitions and impacts of women entrepreneurship

This list is not exhaustive.

Submission requirements

Extended abstracts (no more than five pages including references) are accepted

Please format your submission according to the APA 7th edition, and use single-spaced text and Times New Roman font in size 12

Please include all authors’ names and affiliations

Please email your submission to mum-wea2022@monash.edu before 30 April 2022

All accepted submissions will be published on the WEA conference website, and selected papers may be invited to publish the full paper in the WEA 2022 Proceedings.

Timeline

Deadline for extended abstract submissions: 30 April 2022.

Notification of acceptance: 30 June 2022.

We look forward to welcoming you to WEA 2022!

WEA 2022 Conference Co-Chairs

Grace HY Lee, Department of Economics, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia

Abu Zafar Shahriar, Department of Banking and Finance, Monash University Australia

Juliana French, Department of Marketing, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia

Sharon Koh, Department of Economics, School of Business, Monash University Malaysia


Name
Shahab Sazegar
E-Mail
buseco-cgb@monash.edu
Organisation
MBUS CGB