The 4th Multinational Enterprises and Sustainable Development
International Conference will be held on December 13 to 15, 2015 in
Lisbon, Portugal. This year MESD'15 is jointly organized by the AUDAX -
Entrepreneurship Center of ISCTE-IUL which hosts the conference this
year, the ICN Business School (France), the CEREFIGE of the Université
de Lorraine (France), and the Center for International Business
Education and Research, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA.
will mainly focus on the ways MNEs can address climate change issues.
MESD'15 encourages any type of multi-, inter- or transdisciplinary
studies and practices linking disciplines, knowledge systems and
stakeholders to support a more sustainable business. Also,
solutions-oriented studies in agreement with the Future Earth 2025
Vision are very welcome.
The most qualified papers will be
published in special issues of international journals and books to
enrich a growing body of policy and management literature. The Journal
of Cleaner Production (5-Year Impact Factor: 4.088) has already accepted
to publish a Special Volume of selected papers on "MNEs' strategic
dynamics and climate change: drivers, barriers and impacts of necessary
organizational change". The publication in association with other
international journals is being negotiated at the time of this writing.
awarded in 2012 with the "E-Visionary Award" for its sustainability, is
especially recognized for its policies that promote the integration of
municipal electric vehicles and the implementation of charging stations.
The concern for sustainability goes beyond environmental issues, and
that's why Lisbon is a great stage for such initiatives that encourage
corporate sustainable development.
MESD'15 will be of great
interest to researchers, scientists, experts, consultants and other
professionals working in the broad areas of any enterprise having a role
to play for a more sustain business.
Get more information about the MESD 2015 : visit the website