2020 conference

The 7th Copenhagen Conference on:  'Emerging Multinationals': Outward Investment from Emerging Economies Date: 8-9 October 2020 Venue: Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark   Overview This year’s conference welcomes all papers related to the general conference theme of 'Outward investment from emerging economies'. More information on the general theme can be found <here>. In addition, this year the conference particularly invites papers related to the special theme of 'Emerging economy multinationals and the politics of internationalization'. More information on the special theme can be found <here>. The conference offers travel grants to three PhD students/postdocs, awarded on a competitive basis. Applicants can indicate in their submission, if they wish to apply. Keynote speakers Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra, Northeastern University
Klaus Meyer, Ivey Business School
Lourdes Casanova, Cornell University
Rajneesh Narula, Henley Business School
Ravi Ramamurti, Northeastern University
Sarianna Lundan, University Bremen
Important dates Submission of paper deadline:                     1 September
Paper acceptance/rejection:                        4 September
Registration & submission of final paper:      9 September
Conference:                                              8-9 October
Submission & publication Please e-mail your paper to as an MS Word or PDF document. Papers related to the conference special theme will be considered for publication in a special issue of International Business Review (IBR). The previous conferences in the series have produced special issues of Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Journal of International Management, International Journal of Technology Management, European Management Journal, International Journal of Emerging Markets, International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development, and International Journal of Technology and Globalization. Accepted papers will be uploaded to an electronic proceedings on the conference website. Conference fee The conference fee is EUR250. The fee covers meals, refreshments and conference materials. The dinner Friday is an optional extra. Further information Conference participants will also serve as discussants on one paper. The list of keynote speakers is subject to change. Visit also the conference website: For further information, please contact: Peter Gammeltoft
Department of International Economics, Government and Business
Copenhagen Business School
Sponsors Carlsberg Foundation
Otto Mønsted Foundation

Last updated by: Peter Gammeltoft 20/06/2020