Topics

Theme: Knowledge-Education 

Guest Speaker & Chair: Professor David Turner, of the Faculty of Business and Society, University of South Wales, UK  & Treasurer, World Council of Comparative Education Societies.

(Send Abstract/Paper To: Knowledge@kiecon.org)

  • Comparative Knowledge
  • Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Systems
  • Indigenous Knowledge
  • Knowledge Utilisation & Knowledge Transfer Partnerships
  • Community-Centred Knowledge Exchange & Marketing Knowledge Exchange
  • Interregional & Cross-border Knowledge Transfer
  • Investment in Information & Knowledge assets
  • Contribution of knowledge investment to growth
  • Information Management & Business & Information Systems
  • Library and Information Sciences
  • Patents & Copyrights & Intellectual Property Management in  HE
  • Organisational Learning & Development
  • Entrepreneurial learning in organisations
  • Digital Workplace, Contents & Enterprise & Digital Assets Management
  • Enterprise Content Management & Web-based ECM Solutions
  • Web-Based, Multimedia Teaching &Learning Systems

Knowledge-Education

  • ICT/(Mobile) Technologies in Education – including ICT in Teaching & Learning
  • Technology Enhanced Learning & Digital Learning
  • Knowledge and Work-based Learning
  • Work-Based Learning & Knowledge Process  
  • Innovations and Practices in Work-based Learning
  • Knowledge System & Lifelong Learning
  • Innovations in Lifelong Learning
  • Innovation in enterprise education & international education
  • Innovation in Teaching  & Learning & Initial Teacher Education
  • Innovation in Special & inclusive Education, Diversity & Social Inclusion
  • Research and Enterprise in Higher Education
  • Academic Entrepreneurship & Academic Development
  • University Business Cooperation
  • Role of higher education in entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Learning and Education/Entrepreneurship Curriculum in HE  

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Theme: Creativity 

Guest Speaker & Chair: Professor Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association and Director of the Drexel/Torrance Centre for Creativity and Innovation at Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA.

(Send Abstract/Paper To: Creativity@kiecon.org)

Creativity Concepts and Contexts – including:

  • Arts, Media Creativity
  • Computational Creativity
  • Creative Robotics
  • Creative Writing
  • Human Computer Interactions
  • Creativity and Cognition
  • Creative Development
  • Creative Industries
  • Creative Industries Finance
  • Creative Collaboration
  • Creative Leadership
  • Creative Training Techniques
  • Creative Thinking
  • Creative problem Solving
  • Creative Enterprise
  • Creative Entrepreneurship
  • Creative Practice in Enterprise
  • Creative Concepts & Business Acumen
  • Creative talents management
  • Creativity in Business Process
  • Creativity in Teaching & Learning
  • Creativity across cultures
  • Creativity in Service Delivery
  • Creativity and Learning in Organisations
  • Creativity and Innovation in SMEs
  • Creativity in entrepreneurship
  • Organisational Creativity

Creative Industries, Design & Architectures:

  • creative writing
  • Product Design
  • Spatial Design
  • Design & Technology
  • Digital media
  • Graphic Art
  • Digital design, Design Craft  &   Animation
  • Motion Graphics
  • Communication Design
  • Architectures – Urban Design,  digital buildings  & Construction Technology
  • Sustainable design
  • Design Strategy, Design Process &      History of Design
  • Design Knowledge and Innovation
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Theme Innovation
Co-Chairs: Dr Appolo Tankeh MIT Sloan Fellow and Corporate Finance/Risk  expert at IBM CHQ, New York USA; Raj Datta, an expert on the IBM Business Analytics Software Group, New York
(Send Abstract/Paper To: Innovation@kiecon.org)
  • Technology Innovation
  • Innovation in Computer & Software engineering
  • Cloud Computing & business informative
  • Multimedia, Web Technologies & Visualisation
  • Computer Design, Graphics & Communication
  • Creative & Cognitive Computing
  • Computer Art & Architectural Technology
  • Big Data, Business & Predictive Analytics
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Modeling & Simulation
  • Data Mining , Data Discovery & Data Science
  • Computational/Artificial Intelligence & Robotics
  • Business Intelligence & Big Data Analytics Tools
  • IT Service Management
  • Scalability and Performance Management
  • Cybernetics & Complex System Design
  • Large, Distributed Cluster Environments (Hadoop)
  • Green Computing and Technology Transfer
  • Human-Computer Interactions
  • Disruptive Innovation technologies
  • Network & Web Security
  • Organisation, Management & Open Innovation
  • Operations Research & Operations Management
  • Innovative Supply Chain  Management practices
  • Invention and Research and Development
  • Corporate/Organisation  Innovation Innovation
  • Brand Innovation; E-Commerce
  • Infrastructure for, and  Innovation Platforms
  • Intellectual Capital’s  Contributions to Innovation
  • Small Firm Innovation & Innovative Enterprises
  • Innovation policy in  knowledge-based economy
  • Innovation & Public Research
  • Open Innovation & Philosophy  of innovation
  • Innovation Management  Techniques
  • Eco-Innovation & Green innovation
  • Innovation Clusters and      Technology Transfer

 Theme: Enterprise/Entrepreneurship (Send Abstract/Paper To: Enterprise@kiecon.org)

Co-Chair, Enterprise Theme: TBC

Enterprise/Entrepreneurship/Management Science & Economics

  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing & Strategy
  • Leadership, Management & Organisation
  • Risk Management & Resilience
  • SME Business Finance
  • Free Cash and Cash Flow Management
  • Financial Management
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business & Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Leadership in Enterprise
  • Servant Leadership in Enterprise
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organisation Behaviour
  • Organisational Change
  • Managing Multinational Enterprises
  • Family Business Enterprise
  • Entrepreneurship and Regional Development
  • Technology and Entrepreneurship
  • Talent & Development
  • Government Policy and Entrepreneurship
  • SMEs & Human Resources for Entrepreneurship
  • Enterprise  Governance, Risk & Compliance  
  • Entrepreneurship and Regions
  • Science-to-Business Marketing
  • Start-Up/Spin-out companies
  • Young and Women Entrepreneurs development
  • Public Policy and Entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship in recession economies
  • Entrepreneurship and SMEs competitiveness
  • Entrepreneurship and family enterprises
  • Cultural entrepreneurship
  • Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship
  • Digital Entrepreneurship
  • Business Analytics and Enterprise Systems

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