Detail Program Overview

14Th of March 2019

Time Session Room
10:00 Conference buses leave from assigned hotel to conference site Front door Hotel Cochabamba
10:00 – 11:00 Registration Graduate Building – Campus UPB
11:00 – 13:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB  Room Tarija - Second Floor
JIBS PAPER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP
William Newburry (Florida International University, USA, newburry@fiu.edu).
11:00 – 13:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Pando - Second Floor
DOCTORAL CONSORTIUM
Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co).
11:00 – 13:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba - Second Floor
UPB DOCTORAL CONSORTIUM (Spanish)
Marcelo Alvarado-Vargas (University of Toledo, USA, marcelo.alvaradovargas@utoledo.edu)
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Lunch Area - Campus UPB
14:00 – 15:15 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba - Second Floor
CROWDSOURCING: BUILDING INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH TEAMS
William Newburry (Florida International University, USA, newburry@fiu.edu).
Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co)
15:15 – 15:30 Break Lunch Area – Campus UPB
15:30 – 17:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Pando - Second Floor
TEACHING METHODOLOGIES IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
Cyntia Vilasboas Calixto (FGV, Brazil, Cyntia.calixto@fg.br)
17:00 – 18:30 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba - Second Floor
DOING BUSINESS IN LATIN AMERICA
Sergio Garcia-Agreda Ballivian (UPB, Bolivia, sgarciaagreda@upb.edu)
Andres Velez-Calle (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, avelezca@eafit.edu.co).
Diego Finchelstein (Universidad de San Andres & Conicet, Argentina, dfinchelstein@udesa.edu.ar).
Dinorá Eliete Floriani (University of Vale do Itajaí (UNIVALI), Brazil, dinora@univali.br).
Armando Borda (Esan, Peru, a.borda@esan.edu.pe).
18:40 Buses leave from UPB to the Conference Hotel Meet at Parking UPB
19:20 Cocktail AIB-LAT Conference 2019 Federacion Empresarios                Privados Cochabamba

15Th of March 2019

Time Session Room
08:00 Conference buses leave from assigned hotel to conference site Front door Hotel Cochabamba
08.30  – 08:55 Registration Graduate Building – Campus UPB
09:00 – 09:30 Auditorium – Campus UPB
CONFERENCE OPENING
Welcome speech
Manuel Olave Sarmiento, UPB President
09:30 -  10:15 Auditorium – Campus UPB
Keynote speaker
Enrique Garcia, former CAF Executive President
10:15 – 11:00 Auditorium – Campus UPB
Keynote speaker
Marjorie Lyles, AIB President-Elect
“Bridging bridges through alliances and joint ventures”
11:00 – 11:20 Coffee break Lunch Area  – Campus UPB
11:20 -12:30 Auditorium – Campus UPB
Executive Plenary I
Moderator: Sergio Garcia-Agreda Ballivian (UPB, Bolivia, sgarciaagreda@upb.edu).
INTERNATIONALIZATION OF BOLIVIAN COMPANIES
Tomislav Kulijis - President Hipermaxi
Jorge Kuljis - President of Sintesis
Bruce Williamson - U.S. Charge d’Affaires in Bolivia.
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Lunch Area – Campus UPB
14:00 – 15:10 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba -  Second Floor
Panel 1
Moderator: Jorge Alcaraz (Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico, jorge.alcaraz@udlap.mx).
INNOVATIONS FOR MIDDLE CLASSES IN EMERGING MARKETS: SERVING THE MIDDLE OF THE PYRAMID.
Jorge Alcaraz (Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico, jorge.alcaraz@udlap.mx).
Mauricio  Cervantes Zepeda (Tec de Monterrey, Mexico, mcervantes@itesm.mx).
Miguel A. Montoya  (Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico, mmontoya@itesm.mx).
Juan Tapia Gertosio (Universidad Federico Santa María, Chile, juan.tapia@usm.cl).
14:00 – 15:10 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Tarija -  Second Floor
Competitive 1A
Session chair: Larissa  Marchiori Pacheco (FGV, Brazil, larissa.pacheco@fgv.br).
UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AND OTHER INFLUENCE MECHANISMS TO ATTRACT FOLLOWERS IN THE CONTEXT OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES.
Raquel Antolin-Lopez (University of Almeria, Spain, ral252@ual.es).
Ivan Montiel (Baruch College, City University of New York, USA, ivanmontiel@gmail.com).
BRIDGING CSR AND INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS THROUGH THE INSTITUTIONAL LENS.
Larissa  Marchiori Pacheco (FGV, Brazil, larissa.pacheco@fgv.br).
Pablo Leão (FGV, Brazil, pabloeleao@gmail.com).
Marisa Ohashi (FGV, Brazil, marisa.ohashi@gmail.com).
HOW TO MAKE RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT LEARNING FOR CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY MORE EFFECTIVE: AN APPLICATION OF THE THRESHOLD CONCEPT FRAMEWORK.
Raquel Antolin-Lopez (University of Almeria, Spain, ral252@ual.es).
Ivan Montiel (Baruch College, City University of New York, USA, ivanmontiel@gmail.com).
Peter J. Gallo (Creighton University, USA, peterGallo@creighton.edu).
CREATIVITY AND MORALITY ACROSS COUNTRIES.
Long Wang (City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR-PRC, longwang@cityu.edu.hk).
14:00 – 15:10 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room La Paz - Second Floor
Competitive 1B
Session chair: Keith J. Kelley (University of Michigan-Flint, USA, keithkel@umflint.edu).
INTERNATIONALIZATION OF SMES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF 20 YEARS OF RESEARCH.
Vivian Peuker Sardon Steinhauser (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, vivian.peuker@prof.iag.puc-rio.br).
Fábio de Oliveira Paula (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, fabioop@iag.puc-rio.br).
T. Diana Lewe Van Aduard de Macedo Soares (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, diana@iag.puc-rio.br).
THE ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACT OF BUSINESS MODEL INNOVATION ON BUSINESS PERFORMANCE.
Moema Pereira  Nunes (Feevale University, Brazil, moemanunes@hotmail.com).
Rafael do Val (Feevale University, Brazil, rafael.dvp@hotmail.com).
INTERNATIONAL LICENSING: A BIBLIOMETRIC STUDY IN THE BUSINESS LITERATURE.
Maria Luiza  C. A. Pinho (Georgia State University, USA, mpinho@gsu.edu).
Celso Roberto de Aguillar Pinho (PUC-Rio, Brazil, celsorapinho@gmail.com).
Angela Maria  Cavalcanti da Rocha (PUC-Rio, Brazil, angelarocha@iag.puc-rio.br).
Farok Contractor (Rutgers University, USA, farok@andromeda.rutgers.edu).
Andres Velez-Calle (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, avelezca@eafit.edu.co).
THE EFFECTS OF ECONOMIC INTEGRATION ON FORMAL AND INFORMAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE ROLE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Elizabeth Moore (Northeastern University, USA, e.moore@northeastern.edu).
Luis Alfonso Dau (Northeastern University, USA, l.dau@northeastern.edu).
Santiago Mingo (Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, Chile, Santiago.mingo@uai.cl).
15:10 - 16.20 Auditorium – Campus UPB
Executive Plenary II
HOW TO DEVELOP IB PROGRAMS IN A DIGITAL AGE.
Robert Grosse (Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA)
Joseph Ganitsky (University of Miami, USA)
16:20 – 16:40 Coffee break Lunch Area – Campus UPB
16:40 – 17:50 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba -  Second Floor
Panel 2
Moderator: Pablo Zegarra (UPB, Bolivia, pezegarra@upb.edu).
DOING BUSINESS AROUND THE WORLD.
Mauricio Dulon (Bolivia, Kypus )
Alena Kratochvilova ( Czech Republic, International Study programs)
16:40 – 17:50 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Tarija -  Second Floor
Competitive 2
Session chair: Melanie  Lorenz (Florida Atlantic University, USA, lorenzm@fau.edu).
ANALYSIS OF MEDIATING EFFECT OF HYBRID GROWTH'S STRATEGY IN THE RELATION BETWEEN NETWORKING CAPABILITIES AND INTER-FIRM COLLABORATION MOTIVES.
Miguel A Montoya (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, mmontoya@itesm.mx).
Gerardo Velasco (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, gvelasco@itesm.mx).
INNOVATION THAT SAVES LIVES.
Miguel A Montoya (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, mmontoya@itesm.mx).
Francisco Valderrey (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, francisco.valderrey@itesm.mx).
MILLENNIALS' PURCHASE INTENTION TOWARD UNITED STATES VERSUS BOLIVIAN BRANDS.
Gabriela Cecilia Ferrufino Parada (Universidad Católica Boliviana "San Pablo", Bolivia, gabi16796@hotmail.com).
DIFFICULTIES FOR ESOCAL IMPLANTATION IN ACCOUNTING ORGANIZATIONS.
Antonio Roberto de godoy filho (Univali, Brazil, argodoyfilho@hotmail.com).
Zilton Bartolomeu Martins (Univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
Analice Cecilia Muller (Univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
16:40 – 17:50 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Pando - Second Floor
Interactive 2
Session chair: Jefferson Marlon Monticelli (FGV Sao Paulo School of Business Administration and Unilasalle University, Brazil, jeffmarlon@hotmail.com).
INNOVATION IN LATINO AMERICA: INCLUSIVE FINANCE.
Mauricio Cervantes Zepeda (Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico, mcervantes@itesm.mx).
Jose Francisco Moreno (Universidad del Verbo Encarnado, USA, jfmoreno@uiwtx.edu).
SUCCESSFULLY ENTERING THE EMERGING MARKET OF PERU: AN INSTITUTION AND RESOURCE-BASED ANALYSIS AND APPLICATION FOR U.S.-BASED MNCS IN THE AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY.
Daniel Rottig (Florida Gulf Coast University, USA, drottig@fgcu.edu).
Monica Hartman (Florida Gulf Coast University, USA, mmhartman7042@eagle.fgcu.edu).
Manon Perrin (Florida Gulf Coast University, France, mperrin7291@eagle.fgcu.edu).
Ivan Sokolic (Florida Gulf Coast University, Peru, ifsokolic2304@eagle.fgcu.edu).
Louise Deleau (Florida Gulf Coast University, France, ldeleau7304@eagle.fgcu.edu).
INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE OF SMES:   COOPETITION AND FORMAL INSTITUTIONS.
Jefferson Marlon Monticelli (FGV Sao Paulo School of Business Administration and Unilasalle University, Brazil, jeffmarlon@hotmail.com).
Ivan Lapuente Garrido (Unisinos, Brazil, igarrido@unisinos.br).
Luciana Marques  Vieira (FGV Sao Paulo School of Business Administration, Brazil, luciana.vieira@fgv.br).
Jorge Carneiro (FGV Sao Paulo School of Business Administration, Brazil, jorge.carneiro@fgv.br).
OVERCOMING LIABILITIES TO SURVIVE: A CASE STUDY FROM LATIN AMERICA.
Ademir Furtado (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Brazil, a.furtado@evolvogroup.com).
Dinorá Eliete Floriani (University of Vale do Itajaí (UNIVALI), Brazil, dinora@univali.br).
THE PARAGUAYAN MAQUILA REGIME - AN ALTERNATIVE TO INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURING.
Renan Lucas Ferraz (FGV / EAESP, Brazil, renanlucasferraz@gmail.com).
Luciana Marques  Vieira (FGV Sao Paulo School of Business Administration, Brazil, luciana.vieira@fgv.br).
Jefferson Marlon  Monticelli (Universidade Unilasalle and Fundação Getulio Vargas, Brazil, jeffmarlon@hotmail.com).
17:50 – 19:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Cochabamba -  Second Floor
Panel 3
Moderator: William Newburry (Florida International University, USA, newburry@fiu.edu)
PUBLISHING DEVELOPMENT FOR LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN SCHOLARS.
Marcus Ballenger (Palgrave Macmillan), Commissioning Editor, Scholarly Business.
Dante Antonioli (Pearson Education), Bolivia country manager.
Jase Ramsey (Saint Louis University, USA, ramseyjr@slu.edu).
Maria Alejandra  Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co).
Miguel Córdova Espinoza (PUCP, Peru, cordova.miguel@pucp.edu.pe).
John Mezias (University of Miami, USA, jmezias@miami.edu).
17:50 – 19:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Tarija -  Second Floor
Competitive 3
Session chair: TBD.
HIGH PERFORMANCE WORK PRACTICES IMPLEMENTATION IN THE GLOBAL CONTEXT: EFFECTS OF INSTITUTIONAL CONTEXT, INDUSTRY, ORGANIZATION AND RATER CHARACTERISTICS.
Michel Hermans (IAE Business School - Universidad Austral, Argentina, mhermans@iae.edu.ar).
MILLENNIALS IN GLOBAL VIRTUAL TEAMS: CHALLENGES AND PROBLEM-SOLVING SCHEMES.
Andres Velez-Calle (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, avelezca@eafit.edu.co).
Misha  Mariam (University of Washington, USA, misha15@uw.edu).
Maria Alejandra  Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co).
Alfredo  Jimenez (Kedge Business School , France, alfredo.jimenez@kedgebs.com).
Julia Eisenberg (Pace University, USA, jeisenberg@pace.edu).
CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE POTENTIAL OF INTERNATIONAL LEADERSHIP AN ANALYSIS OF INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC TRAVELS.
Dimitri Mascarenhas Passos (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Brazil, dimitrimascarenhaspassos@gmail.com).
Ademir Furtado (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Brazil, a.furtado@evolvogroup.com).
Narayana Oliveira (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí, Brazil, narayana_100@hotmail.com).
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: INTEGRATION, PERSPECTIVES AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS.
Luciana Campos Lima (Insper, Brazil, lucamposlima@hotmail.com).
Barbara  Galleli (Federal University of Parana, Brazil, b.gallelidias@gmail.com).
RECONTEXTUALIZING COMMUNICATION AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN A REGIONAL OFFICE OF AN MNC.
Jacobo Ramirez Nuñez (Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, jara.msc@cbs.dk).
Anne-Marie Søderberg (Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, aso.msc@cbs.dk).
17:50 – 19:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room Pando - Second Floor
Interactive 3
Session chair: Marcelo J. Alvarado-Vargas (University of Toledo, USA, marcelo.alvaradovargas@utoledo.edu).
BORN GLOBAL FIRMS ESTABLISHED IN DEVELOPED VERSUS DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: AN OUTLOOK IN THE COMPUTER SOFTWARE INDUSTRY.
Marcelo J. Alvarado-Vargas (University of Toledo, USA, marcelo.alvaradovargas@utoledo.edu).
HOW TO BE BORN GLOBAL: A BRAZILIAN CASE FROM DIGITAL INDUSTRY.
Carlos Eduardo Stefaniak Aveline (UFLA, Brazil, carlos.aveline@dae.ufla.br).
Izadora Ribeiro Garcia de Oliveira (UFLA, Brazil, izadora_rgo@hotmail.com).
EMBEDDEDNESS AS A LOCATION DETERMINANT AT SUBNATIONAL LEVEL.
Claudia Beatriz Batschauer da Cruz (University of Vale do Itajaí (UNIVALI), Brazil, claudiabbc@gmail.com).
Dinorá Eliete Floriani (University of Vale do Itajaí (UNIVALI), Brazil, dinora@univali.br).
Mohamed Amal (Regional University of Blumenau (FURB), Brazil, mohamedamal.amal@gmail.com).
SPILLOVERS AND INNOVATION IN THE AGRICULTURAL BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY: AN INTEGRATIVE LITERATURE REVIEW.
Mariane Figueira (University of Lavras, Brazil, mariane.figueira@gmail.com).
Cristina Lelis Leal Calegario (University of Lavras, Brazil, ccalegario@dae.ufla.br).
Carlos Eduardo Stefaniak Aveline (UFLA, Brazil, carlos.aveline@dae.ufla.br).
17:50 – 19:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB Room La Paz - Second Floor
Teaching case 3
Session chair: TBD
ACTIVE WEAR MADE IN BRAZIL TO THE WORLD - THE CASE OF BIA BRAZIL ACTIVEWEAR.
Moema Pereira  Nunes (Feevale University, Brazil, moemanunes@hotmail.com).
Patrícia Clara Georg Fraga (Feevale University, Brazil, patriciaclara.fraga@hotmail.com).
Fernanda Kalil Steinbruch (Feevale University, Brazil, fernanda_ks@hotmail.com).
STRATEGY FOR REDUCING TAXES A COMPANY PROVIDER OF HOSPITAL SERVICES: A CASE STUDY.
Antonio Roberto  de godoy filho (UNIVALI, Brazil, argodoyfilho@hotmail.com).
Alan Vieira Quadro (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION IN A COMMERCIAL.
Antonio Roberto  de godoy filho (UNIVALI, Brazil, argodoyfilho@hotmail.com).
Leonardo Borges da Costa (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AS A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE.
Antonio Roberto  de godoy filho (UNIVALI, Brazil, argodoyfilho@hotmail.com).
Fabiane Passinato Sausen (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
Leila Fernanda Valeriano de Morais (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
BUSINESS STRATEGIES OF SUSTAINABILITY: THE CASE OF A COSMETICS COMPANY.
Antonio Roberto  de godoy filho (UNIVALI, Brazil, argodoyfilho@hotmail.com).
Leila Fernanda Valeriano de Morais (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
Fabiane Passinato Sausen (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
Hans Peder Behling (univali, Brazil, godoyadvempresarial@hotmail.com).
19:00 – 20:30 Lunch Area  – Campus UPB
Welcome dinner at UPB
20:45 Buses leave from UPB to the Conference hotel Meet at Parking Lot

16Th of March  2019

Time Session Room
08:30 Conference buses leave from assigned hotel to conference site Front door Hotel Cochabamba
9:00 - 10:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Panel 4
Moderator: Diego Finchelstein (Universidad de San Andres & Conicet, Argentina, dfinchelstein@udesa.edu.ar).
INTERNATIONALIZATION AND THE NEW POLITICAL LANDSCAPE.
Armando Borda (Esan, Peru, a.borda@esan.edu.pe).
Diego Finchelstein (Universidad de San Andres & Conicet, Argentina, dfinchelstein@udesa.edu.ar).
Maria Alejandra  Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co).
Miguel A Montoya (Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, mmontoya@itesm.mx).
9:00 - 10:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Competitive 4
Session chair: Keith J. Kelley (University of Michigan-Flint, USA, keithkel@umflint.edu).
TERRORISM AND OFDI: UNDERSTANDING MULTINATIONALITY IN THE AGE OF HYPER TURBULENCE.
Elizabeth Moore (Northeastern University, USA, e.moore@northeastern.edu).
Luis Alfonso Dau (Northeastern University, USA, l.dau@northeastern.edu).
Max Abrahms (Northeastern University, USA, m.abrahms@northeastern.edu).
Maria Robson (Northeastern University, USA, m.robson@northeastern.edu).
INSTITUTIONS AND INTERNATIONALIZATION IN ARGENTINA: A STUDY OF A NEGATIVE CASE.
Diego Finchelstein (Universidad de San Andres & Conicet, Argentina, dfinchelstein@udesa.edu.ar).
LATIN AMERICA EMPLOYMENT REGULATIONS AND LABOR MARKET PERFORMANCE: 1970-2013.
Ali  Bustamante (Florida International University, USA, alirbustamante@gmail.com).
Marc Weinstein (Florida International University, USA, weinstei@fiu.edu).
THE IMPACT OF MULTINATIONALS ON THE EROSION OF INFORMAL INSTITUTIONS: IMPLICATIONS FOR GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT.
Elizabeth Moore (Northeastern University, USA, e.moore@northeastern.edu).
Kristin Brandl (University of Victoria, Canada, kbrandl@uvic.ca).
Camille Meyer (University of Victoria, Canada, camillemeyer@uvic.ca).
Jonathan Doh (Villanova University, USA, jonathan.doh@villanova.edu).
9:00 - 10:10 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Interactive 4
Session chair: Melanie Lorenz (Florida Atlantic University, USA, lorenzm@fau.edu).
AN ANALYSIS OF THE RELATION BETWEEN INTERNATIONALIZATION AND BUSINESS MODEL INNOVATION THROUGH THE INVESTIGATION OF THE ELEMENTS OF A BUSINESS MODEL.
Moema Pereira  Nunes (Feevale University, Brazil, moemanunes@hotmail.com).
Fernanda Kalil Steinbruch (Feevale University, Brazil, fernanda_ks@hotmail.com).
Greici Ramone Dapper Ranft (Feevale University, Brazil, greicidapper@gmail.com).
E COMMERCE AND SALE´S POTENTIALIZATION OF SMES IN EMERGING COUNTRIES.
Ana Maria Gomez-Trujillo (CEIPA Business School, Colombia, agomezt@eafit.edu.co).
Isabel Cristina Alzate (CEIPA Business School, Colombia, isabel.alzate@ceipa.edu.co).
Antonio José Boada (CEIPA Business School, Colombia, antonio.boada@ceipa.edu.co).
Eva Cristina Manotas (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia, ecmanota@unal.edu.co).
INTERNATIONALIZATION FOR SUCCESSFUL TRANSGENERATIONAL PRACTICES IN FAMILY BUSINESSES.
Jefferson Marlon  Monticelli (Universidade Unilasalle and Fundação Getulio Vargas, Brazil, jeffmarlon@hotmail.com).
Renata Bernardon (Pontifical Catholic University of the Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, renatabernardon@hotmail.com).
Guilherme Trez (Unisinos, Brazil, gtrez@unisinos.br). Ivan Lapuente Garrido (Unisinos, Brazil, igarrido@unisinos.br).
INNOVATING IN CENTRAL AMERICA: CROSS-LEVEL INTERACTIONS WITH ORGANIZATIONAL CLIMATE AND GENDER DIVERSITY.
Jase Ramsey (Saint Louis University, USA, ramseyjr@slu.edu).
Melanie  Lorenz (Florida Atlantic University, USA, lorenzm@fau.edu).
Richard Posthuma (University of Texas at El Paso, USA, rposthuma@utep.edu).
Claudia Brambila (ITAM, Mexico, cgonzalez@itam.mx).
THE EVOLUTION OF INTERLOCKING DIRECTORATES STUDIES: A GLOBAL TREND PERSPECTIVE.
Miguel Córdova (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Peru, cordova.miguel@pucp.edu.pe).
10:00 – 11:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Panel 5
Moderator: Marcelo J. Alvarado-Vargas (University of Toledo, USA, marcelo.alvaradovargas@utoledo.edu).
DIGITALIZATION: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR LATIN AMERICAN BUSINESSES.
Piotr Chelminski (Providence College, USA, pchelmin@providence.edu).
Keith J. Kelley (University of Michigan-Flint, USA, keithkel@umflint.edu).
Larita Killian (Indiana University-Columbus, USA, ljkillia@iupuc.edu).
Anoop Madhok (York University, Canada, amadhok@schulich.yorku.ca).
11:00 – 11:45 Coffee break Graduate Building – Campus UPB
11:00 – 11:45 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Poster Session
SCIENCE AND POLITICS:   POLITICAL PRESSURES, CHANGING PARTY PRIORITIES AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE.
Ronald Scott Wolf (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, ncwolfman@aol.com).
INTERNATIONALIZATION FROM THE PERIPHERY: MULTILATINAS AND ECONOMIC STRUCTURE.
Pablo Damian Fernandez (Universidade Federal de Lavras, Argentina, damipfz19@gmail.com).
Carlos Alberto  Sanchez Vallejo (Universidade Federal de Lavras, Bolivia, krlossanchez@hotmail.com).
Carlos Eduardo Stefaniak Aveline (UFLA, Brazil, carlos.aveline@dae.ufla.br).
INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF MANAGERS AND CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE AS PROPELLERS OF THE SPEED OF INTERNATIONALIZATION OF TECHNOLOGY-BASED COMPANIES.
Rejane Roecker (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí , Brazil, rej.adm@gmail.com).
Beatrice  Mayer (UNIVALI, Brazil, beatrice2104@hotmail.com).
THE RELATION BETWEEN SPEED OF INTERNATIONALIZATION AND THE SUSTAINABLE PERMANENCE IN INTERNATIONAL MARKETS.
Beatrice Mayer (Universidade do Vale do Itajaí , Brazil, beatrice2104@hotmail.com).
Rejane Roecker (UNIVALI, Brazil, rej.adm@gmail.com).
SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION PATTERNS IN EMERGING COUNTRIES: THE ROLE OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR.
Maria Alejandra  Gonzalez-Perez (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, mgonza40@eafit.edu.co).
Juan Fernando Velez-Ocampo (Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia, juan.velez28@udea.edu.co).
Ana Maria Gomez-Trujillo (CEIPA Business School, Colombia, agomezt@eafit.edu.co).
Alejandro  Alvarez-Vanegas (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, AALVAR17@EAFIT.EDU.CO).
Eva Cristina Manotas (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia, ecmanota@unal.edu.co).
Mera Conger (University of Wellington, New Zealand, keydotsue@gmail.com).
Sergio A Castrillón Orrego (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, scastri@eafit.edu.co).
THE MODERATING EFFECTS OF POST CROSS BORDER ACQUISITIONS ON THE ACQUIRED FIRM´S EMPLOYEE VOLUNTARY TURNOVER.
Andres Velez-Calle (Universidad EAFIT, Colombia, avelezca@eafit.edu.co).
Luis Eduardo Torres (Georgia Gwinnett College, USA, ltorres1@ggc.edu).
11:45 – 13:00 Graduate Building – Campus UPB
Executive Plenary III
WOMEN IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
 Marjorie Lyles (Florida International University, USA).
Diana Bank (Berlin School for Economics and Law, Germany)
Larita Killian (Indiana University Purdue University at Columbus, USA)
Sasha Ivanova (Head of Latin America at kickico.com)
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Graduate Building – Campus UPB
14:30 – 15:00 Group picture and campus tour Graduate Building – Campus UPB
15:00 – 16:30 AIB-LAT business meeting and awards ceremony Graduate Building – Campus UPB
16:30 Buses leave from UPB to the Conference hotel Graduate Building – Campus UPB
20:30 – 0:30 Gala dinner  Gran Hotel Cochabamba                 Salon Glorieta