Business Trends in Emerging Market: Digging Up Research Opportunity

School of Business & Management


Research is essential in the business and management area. It plays a vital role in discovering the unknown, filling gaps in knowledge, and changing how individuals, organizations, and nations work. Even that research ability and capability are correlated with the
competitiveness of a country. Developing research skills enables people to identify problems, collect primary and secondary informational resources, evaluate these resources for quality and relevance, and come up with an effective solution to the problem.

Why is this year’s topic about emerging markets? Because emerging markets are still desirable for business investment, however, they face various challenges and problems. Thus, there are always opportunities for research from multiple aspects of business and management.

Eligible participants

  1. Active postgraduate students (Master and Doctoral Programs) from business, economics, or management major, who tend to improve and support their current research
  2. Graduates from bachelor degree with any backgrounds, who tend to pursue a postgraduate program in business and management (public)
  3. International Participant with acceptable time differences since the program will be conducted fully online
  4. Participant with English language skills and highly motivated in research

General Objectives

  • Understand the emerging market context
  • Develop scientific research knowledge and data analytics
  • Academic writing and publication coaching


  • Output: Scientific research proposal
  • Gaining knowledge of the emerging market from experts with various backgrounds
  • Gaining international network and experiences
  • Credit earning program (3 credits)
  • Scholarship opportunity at Master or Doctoral program in MSM – DSM SBM ITB

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26 July – 06 August 2021


The program is free of charge for International & selected participants

Guest speakers

  • Bunjira Makond, PhD (Prince of Songkla University – Thailand)
  • Prof. Kyoichi Jim Kijima (Daito Bunka University and Professor Emeritus Tokyo Institute of Technology-Japan)
  • Muhyiddin, BSc, MSc (Ministry of National Development Planning, Republic of Indonesia)
  • Dr. Kindy Rinaldi Syahrir (Director of Finance and HCD, PT PPI (Persero))
  • Dr. Ir. Sigit Puji Santosa, M.SME (Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development ITB)
  • Reza Ashari Nasution, Ph.D
  • Prof. Togar M Simatupang
  • Yuliani Dwi Lestari, Ph.D
  • Dr. Anggara Wisesa
  • Dedi Sushandoyo, Ph.D
  • Santi Novani, Ph.D
  • Manahan Siallagan, Ph.D
  • Nur Budi Mulyono, Ph.D
  • Dr. Liane Okdinawati

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