In the era of information disclosure, management and business science has developed into a broad science, and can be developed in various fields of science. This is indicated by the application of management and business knowledge in the fields of technology, information systems and socio-culture. The development of this science must be addressed as an opportunity for researchers, academics and business people to expand and deepen the penetration of management and business knowledge in research, as well as real contributions in bringing up solutions to problems in society.

The real contribution of researchers, academics and actors in the fields of management and business has been proven by the high attention to changes in the current business environment. New topics such as start-up business, financial technology (fin-tech), digital products, industrial revolution 4.0 and global innovativeness are the main concerns in developing solutions to changes in global behavior. This great attention is the main theme in the discussion of management, nationally and internationally. So that there is a massive shift towards the current stream of research and community service. The shift must then be captured in a forum that can discuss and anticipate changes that are getting stronger in the future.

The Master of Management Study Program, Department of Management, Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Brawijaya as management and business education institutions consistently develops and constantly responds to the latest business development issues through the Asia Pacific International Conference on Management and Business Sciences (AICMBS). AICMBS is an international forum provided to broaden the knowledge and skills of participants in the management and business sciences, especially management and business in responding to changes, observing trends and anticipating forms of management and business in the era of post-disruption. The AICMBS 2019 is the third series of international conference activities after two conferences in 2013 and 2014. AICMBS has also consistently succeeded in generating thoughts in the field of global management and business.


The 3rd Asia-Pacific International Conference on Management and Business Science (AICMBS) will be held in 2019 as an effort to respond to the development of management science and global business today. The main objective of conducting this international conference is to invite researchers, academics and practitioners nationally and internationally in order to produce scientific writings on quality scientific journals. This activity encourages participants to discuss issues in the development of business, management and entrepreneurship as well as solutions to respond to all three in the current era of technology and information. This forum is also expected to be an opportunity for participants to update science through thinking and research in the era of post-disruption that will occur.

The following are some of the results (outcomes) that will be obtained by participants:

  • All participants will get the opportunity to proceed with the publication indexed by Thomson Reuters;
  • Increasing opportunities for publication of DOAJ indexed scientific journals;
  • Strengthen networks between participants to find creative ideas and solutions to face the era of post-disruption;
  • Increase the opportunity to collaborate and collaborate for joint research among participants;
  • Encourage participants to be involved and contribute actively to the activities of the community from various backgrounds.

The 2019 AICMBS will carry the theme "Collaboration, Innovativeness, and Sustainability in Post-Disruption Era". This big theme is part of an effort to respond to and predict changes in the latest business environment that require a focus on collaboration, innovation and business sustainability. With this enthusiasm, the 2019 AICMBS is expected to be a discussion forum and development of management science that is able to respond to the latest business conditions, as well as in the future.

With a broad theme, and responding to current disruptive changes, the AICMBS invites researchers, academics and business people who focus on the following topics:

A. Finance

  • Financial Technology (Fintech)
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Investment Decisions
  • Global Finance

B. Human Resources and Human Capital

  • Employee retention
  • Leadership and Team Work
  • Employee Motivation and Compensation Management

C. Operational Management

  • Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Transportation Management
  • Standard Operating Procedure

D. Marketing

  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Global Marketing Management

E. Corporate Strategy

  • Business Process Management

F. Entrepreneurship and Management of Small and Medium Enterprises

  • Global Innovativeness
  • Entrepreneurship Behavior and Culture
  • Family Business
  • Social Entrepreneurship

G. Creative Economy and International Business

  • Creative Economy and International Business

H. Information and Technology Systems

  • Digital Business
  • Database and Big Data Management

I. Others

  • Relevant Management and Business Science Development