Kennesaw State University Symposium on ASIA-USA Partnership Opportunities (SAUPO)

Call For Presentations

2017 SAUPO: Friday April 14, 2017, Loews Luxury Hotel in Atlanta, 1065 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Kennesaw State University (KSU) Asian Studies Program announces the Call for Presentations for 2017 SAUPO, the largest Asia business conference in the U.S. The goals of SAUPO include information exchange, network building, global visibility, and investment from/to Asia. There will be 350+ participants at SAUPO who are business leaders, diplomats, scholars, non-government activists, and government officials. The theme of 2017 SAUPO is “Globalization and ASIA-USA Partnerships.” To gain a presentation opportunity at 2017 SAUPO, please submit 250-300 words Abstract/Executive Summary to

Presentation topics of interest:

Abstract Submissions Nov. 1, 2016
Acceptance/rejection Dec. 1, 2016

* At least one author of each accepted abstract must attend the conference and present.

Questions regarding the Call for Presentations may be directed to:

For scholars: Complete academic papers may be recommended to the Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, the Journal of Emerging Knowledge on Emerging Markets, and the Journal of Global Initiatives.

Registration TypeCost
Regular Registration$249
Early Bird Registration$199
Regular Student Registration$99
Early Bird Student Registration$69
Early Bird Rate Cut Off Date:
April 1, 2017

Registration benefits
  1. Possibility of speaking opportunity in the same panel of global business leaders ($2k or more Sponsorship maybe required)
  2. Possibility of Poster Session Exhibition
  3. Advertisement opportunity for your company/research in front of global decision makers
  4. Conference package
  5. Entry to all panels
  6. Breakfast
  7. Networking Lunch
  8. Coffee/Tea breaks & snacks
  9. Networking Opportunities

Call for Presentations PDF