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The keynote Speakers for ICESM 2018

Prof. Shaofeng Liu
Plymouth University, UK

 

Shaofeng Liu is Professor of Operations Management and Decision Making at University of Plymouth, UK. She is the Research Director for the Product and Service Value Chain Group, specializing in digital business, knowledge management, decision making, and value chain innovation. She obtained her PhD degree from Loughborough University, UK. She sits on the Management Board for Euro Working Group on Decision Support Systems. She is currently a Senior Editor for Cogent Business and Management, and on Editorial Boards for a number of international journals. She has undertaken a number of influential research projects funded by UK research councils and the European Commission with a total value over €40M. She is currently principal investigator and co-investigator for 4 EU projects (3 of which are funded by Horizon 2020 and one by Erasmus Plus) and 1 project funded by UK research council - Innovate UK. She has published over 150 peer-reviewed research papers.



Prof. Xuecheng Yang
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Xue-Cheng Yang was born in Shandong Province in 1977. He is the professor at school of economicsand management in Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. He got PhD degree in management in Renmin University of China, 2007. His research focuseson e-commerce, social marketing and value co-creation.He is deputy dean of school of economics and management now. He has published famous books including Link is Power (Beijing, China: Chinese Machine Press, 2015),Butterfly Transform ( Beijing, China: Economy and Management Press, 2015). His study covers social commerce, social media, consumer behavior and sharing economy. Prof. Yang is the member of China Information Economics Association. He has carried on three projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China.
 

Invited Speaker for ICESM 2018

Assoc. Prof. Jung-Ho Lai
National Taipei University of Business, Taiwan

Dr. Jung-Ho Lai is an associate professor of department of Finance at National Taipei University of Business. She received her PhD in international business management from National Cheng Kung University and has been a visiting scholar at Ivey Business School, Western University during 2017. Her research interests include foreign direct investment and corporate governance. Her works have been published in several premier journals such as Financial Management, International Business Review, Journal of International Management, R&D management, Journal of International Management, Omega-International Journal of Management Science. Her teaching focuses on financial management and futures and options.

Speech Title: The interaction effect between managerial overconfidence and non-overconfidence in alliance value creation 

 

Keynote Speakers for ICESM 2017

Prof. Tim Huh
University of British Columbia, Canada

Tim Huh is expert in operations management, supply chain management and dynamic pricing. He has worked with companies in the semiconductor industry, health care organizations, insurance companies, and manufacturing facilities both in Canada and the United States.  In particular, his work with semiconductor companies was on capacity expansion and configuration when both the production technology and demand for products are subject to high uncertainty.  He has conducted workshops on operational effectiveness for various audiences.  He is in several editorial boards for leading journals in operations management.  He received PhD from Cornell University.  He received multiple teaching awards.

 

Assoc. Prof. Tao Zeng
Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Dr. Tao Zeng is an associate professor with supervision status for Master and Ph.D. students at Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University. She has many publications in academic journals including Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Review of Accounting and Finance, Journal of Financial Economic Policy, Canadian Tax Journal, Asian Review of Accounting, etc. She is an Academic Editor of British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade.


Prof. Jacques Picard
Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada

Dr. Tao Zeng is an associate professor with supervision status for Master and Ph.D. students at Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University. She has many publications in academic journals including Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Review of Accounting and Finance, Journal of Financial Economic Policy, Canadian Tax Journal, Asian Review of Accounting, etc. She is an Academic Editor of British Journal of Economics, Management & Trade.


Assoc. Prof. Bixia Xu
 Wilfri
ed Laurier Unviersity, Canada

Dr. Xu obtains her Ph.D. from Concordia University in 2012. Her research interests are in the fields of R&D investments, stock valuation, corporate disclosure, corporate social responsibilities and information science. She has publications in number of journals including a couple of top journals such as Contemporary Accounting Research and Journal of Business Research. Her teaching focuses on financial accounting theory, advanced financial reporting and management accounting.