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Overview and Theme

■Date(to be fixed):September 17th, 2014 (Preceding JFBS 4th Annual Conference)
■Venue: Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan Access
■Theme: Sustainability and Strategy

The doctoral workshop offers PhD candidates a unique possibility to present and discuss their research projects in an inspiring academic and practical community.
Proposals may address one of the 4 tracks below:
- Sustainability & Competitive Advantage
- Development & Strategy
- Sustainability & Financial Markets
- General Track
(For details, please see here)

Call for Paper for the Doctoral Workshop

Participants of the doctoral workshop will be selected by the Program Committee based on submitted abstracts of maximum 600 words.
Proposals should indicate the stage of the PhD process, the research question, central propositions, and the methodological design in one page A4 size file. Applications should further include a current CV, the name(s) of their supervisor(s), and a confirmation that they are currently registered as PhD students.

Participants chosen to present their research should be prepared to submit a full proposal of 3000 words. Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes with additional 20 minutes for discussion.


Deadline for Submission *Deadline Extended:
June 14, 2014
・600 words abstract, proposal and CV should be submitted in the separate PDF files
・Please send these documents to
Result Notification Beginning of July, 2014  
Deadline for Presentation Material August 31, 2014 Please send a full paper and the presentation material to

Program Committee

・Barter, Nick (Senior Lecturer, Griffith University, Australia)
・Debroux, Philippe (Professor, Soka University, Japan)
・Okada, Masahiro (Professor, Keio University, Japan)
・Tanimoto, Kanji (Professor, Waseda University, Japan)