Ho Chi Minh City Open University Vietnam invites you to the Vietnam’s Business, Economics & Resources Conference (VBER2020) to be held on 2nd – 4th July 2020 at Sheraton Saigon Hotel, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The key theme of our VBER2020 Conference is “EMERGING ECONOMIES IN A NEW DECADE: CHALLENGES VS. OPPORTUNITIES”.

VBER2020 is the premier Vietnamese conference for academics, policymakers, practitioners, and postgraduate students. This year, we welcome world-class keynote speakers, Professor Jacqueline Birt, Head of Department of Accounting and Finance, The University of Western Australia; Professor Marc Paolella, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Econometrics, from University of Zurich, Switzerland; and Professor Wing-Keung WongChair Professor at the Department of Finance, Asia University. In particular, a special session for research students and early career researchers is scheduled during the VBER2020 Conference with the presence of world-class professors and senior academics as the discussants/advisors. We are also planning a special session for research students to share research ideas and any research topic is welcome in this session.

Ten papers from VBER2020 Conference will be considered for publication in the SSCI-indexed Journal.

For papers presented at the VBER2017VBER2018 and VBER2019 Conferences, 16 papers have been published in the Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (SSCI journal). In 2018, 6 papers have been published in the Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies (ISI and Scopus journal). For VBER2019, 14 papers have now been published in Journal of Risk and Financial Management (ISI journal).

We look forward to welcoming you to our VBER2020 Conference in Ho Chi Minh City on 2nd – 4th July 2020. In the meantime, should you require any further information about the VBER2020 Conference, please visit the website at http://vber.ou.edu.vn/ or email us at vber@ou.edu.vn.

Yours sincerely,

Professor Nguyen Minh Ha Professor Vo Hong Duc
Ho Chi Minh City Open University
Head, Research Center in Business, Economics & Resources
Ho Chi Minh City Open University
VBER2020 Chair

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission Closed: 01/06/2020
Authors Notified: 15/06/2020
Early Bird Registration Closed: 19/06/2020
Registration Closed: 26/06/2020
Conference Released: To Be Confirmed