The Hawaiian International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS) will take place January 7-10, 2020,  at the beautiful Hawaiian island of Maui.

The Knowledge Innovation and Entrepreneurial Systems track includes a minitrackCulture, international business and knowledge systems” chaired by Mika Gabrielsson, Minna Rollins and Arto Ojala and it is particularly suitable for IE scholars.

Paper Submission Deadline:  June 15, 2019

Notification of Acceptance/Rejection:  August 17, 2019

Deadline for Final Manuscript: September 22, 2019

About the Minitrack

The track explores the impact and role of culture on managing knowledge and designing and implementing knowledge systems within local and global groups and organizations. This is crucial for instance for internationalizing firms and already global organizations. Success of their international business operations and marketing is depending on effective learning and knowledge coordination.

The minitrack covers broad issues related to culture (sub-cultures as well as national cultures) and knowledge systems. It is open to all methodological and theoretical approaches and welcomes papers as well as research-in-progress papers from researchers and practitioners.

Potential topics in our minitrack may include, but are not limited to:

For more information about the conferencehttp://hicss.hawaii.edu/

Primary contact: Mika Gabrielsson (University of Eastern Finland), mika.gabrielsson@uef.fi