2017 ISBSS

The International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences (ISBSS) is an international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Business, Communication, Culture, Economics, Education, Finance, Law, Management, Politics, Psychology, Society and all sub-fields.


2017 ISBSS will take place from August 27-29, 2017 in Bali, Indonesia. Prospective authors are invited to submit original research abstracts or full papers which were not, are not and have not been submitted/published/under consideration in other conferences and journals. 


For more details, please visit ISBSS Website!


Yonik Meilawati Yustiani 

 Local Host: Yonik Meilawati Yustiani

 Associate Professor
 Department of Environmental Engineering, Pasundan University

 Dr. Eun Jin Hwang

 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Eun Jin Hwang

 Eun Jin Hwang, Ph.D
 Associate Professor,
 Department of Human Development and Environmental Studies
 Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Topic:  The Effects of Cultural Appropriations in Fashion and Culture


The Introduction of Dr. Eun Jin Hwang:  Dr. Eun Jin Hwang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Development, Fashion, and Interior Design at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA. She received a Ph.D. and Master degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.


Her recent research and teaching focuses on fashion merchandising, strategic management with respect to textiles and apparel, the textile and apparel industry and trade, sustainability in apparel retail industry, the connection with consumers via social networking in apparel retailers and self-construals on consumers' decision-making styles on clothing purchasing. Dr. Hwang received the Best Paper Award at the Advances in Business-Related Scientific Research Conference (ABSRC) 2012, Venice, Italy.


Dr. Hwang is also highly regarded professional reviewer with the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Family and Economic Issues, International Textilesand Apparel, Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, and Fashion and Textiles. Currently she is chief editor of Journal of Economic, Business and Management (JOEBM). She has reviewed seven textbooks from three different publishers and written a case study for a textbook. Dr. Hwang has been the keynote speaker at several international conferences.


ISBSS History

2016 ISBSS was held in Okinawa, Japan, during August 2-4.

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 Dr. Stacey Vye

 Keynote Speaker

 Dr. Stacey Vye
 Associate Professor
 Center for English Education and Development
 Saitama University

Topic:  Creativity, Collaborative Autonomy, and Innovation in Education


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