June 4-6, 2019

14th Annual Conference

Hosted by Tobin College

 in collaboration with CaixaBank SA

Carrer del Pintor Sorolla, 2,

46002 València, Spain

Remapping Global Business:

What the Present Holds

for a Prosperous Future

Join us at CaixaBank SA in València, Spain for three days 

of discussions and presentations designed to explore our 2019 theme: Remapping Global Business: What the Present Holds for a Prosperous Future.

A collaboration between St. John’s University’s Tobin College of Business and a diverse group of international scholars and Universities, the GBRS has provided a collaborative and welcoming environment for sharing research and 

establishing networks across disciplines and borders for the past fourteen years. We invite theoretical, applied and empirical papers, case studies, and panel discussion proposals from scholars in the fields of: Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, Business Law, Ethics, Economics, Business Technology, Emerging Markets, and relevant social sciences. Ph.D. Dissertations and panel proposals are invited for this interdisciplinary, international symposium.


Why Attend


  • Accounting and Audit: Internal Audit and Technology 

  • Risk: Enterprise Risk Management 

  • Management: Navigating Change Management, Governance and Sustainability

  • Marketing: Service Design for Business

  • Economics: Problems of Sustainability in Open Economies 

  • Finance: FinTech, InsurTech, ESG and Brexit

  • Business Pedagogy

  • Meet the Editors

  • Up to 6 papers will be published in a special issue of the international, peer-reviewed    Review of Business journal, published by St. John’s University, New York, USA.                              

  • All accepted papers and presentations are blind reviewed, published in proceedings with an ISBN number and considered for the online Journal of the Global Business Research Symposium after  review by track editors (Please note: US$60 processing fee for papers published   in JGBRS).                                                                                                                                    

  • Awards for Best Papers and Discussants 

  • We are committed to creating a diverse culture that attracts international scholars who truly desire to assist one another in their efforts to improve and expand their research.                        

  • We assure that presenters have the opportunity to spend time together and create  relationships that lead to joint projects across borders.                                                         

  • In keeping with our commitment to collaboration and learning, PhD, MBA and MS students    are encouraged to present dissertation and thesis work at all stages of development.