14th Annual China Goes Global Conference ~ Pandemic, Globalization and China- Day 1


Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, the 14th Annual China goes GlobalTM conference will be held in remote mode, hosted by emlyon business school Asia, sponsored by the Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University (Canada).

Day 1: PhD Workshop (Wednesday, August 5th, 2020)

Day 2: Online Conference (Thursday, August 6th, 2020)

Day 3: Paper Presentations and Discussions (Friday, August 7th, 2020)

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Day 1: PhD Workshop – Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

8:30am-12:30pm USA (East); 2:30pm-6:30pm Central European Time; 8:30pm-12:30am China

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Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

8:30am-12:30pm USA (East); 2:30pm-6:30pm Central European Time; 8:30pm-12:30am China

PhD Workshop

Part 1 starting at 8.30am USA (ie. 2.30 CET, 8.30 pm China)

Discussion with Keynotes (Open to the Audience)

How to develop interesting research ideas

Speaker: Prof. Dong LIU, Gregory J. Owens Professor, Professor of Organizational Behavior, at the Ernest Scheller Jr. College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology

From west to east and from east to west: publishing Chinese Context

Speaker: Prof. Maoliang BU, Guest Editor for Journal of Business Ethics, and Senior Editor for Asia Pacific Journal of Management

How to maximize the research impact

Speaker: Prof. Ilan VERTINSKY, Area Editor of The Journal of International Business Studies

How to get an R&R in a reputable academic journal

Speaker: Prof. Cordula BARZANTNY, Professor International & Intercultural Management at Toulouse Business School

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Part 2 (Closed-Door Meeting)

Starting at 11 am USA (ie. 5 pm CET, 11 pm China)

Dissertations’ discussion with invited PhD candidates (Closed Session)

Group 1

Group 2


  • Liang Wang, University of San Francisco
  • Julian Chang, Tongji University
  • Francesca Spigarelli, University of Macerata(mentor and moderator)
  • Barzantny Cordula, Toulouse Business School
  • Bu Maoliang, Nanjing University
  • John McIntyre, Georgia Institute of Technology(mentor and moderator)

PhD Students

  • Nuoya Chen (industrial PhD candidate in Global studies, Philips and University of Macerata)
  • Luqi Wang (PhD candidate in Global Political Economy, University of Bristol)
  • Dominique Lepore (PhD candidate in Global studies, University of Macerata)
  • Mary Papageorgiou (PhD candidate, University of Minho)