We are now accepting submission for the third and fourth issues, Summer and Winter 2014.  Send us your final draft so we can commence the peer review process.


Style Guide 

The Secretariat



Program Manager

DE GUZMAN, Abraham

Team Leader

Student secretariat by:

APU Accounting Association

Faculty Offices B408

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

1-1 Jumonjibaru, Beppu, Oita, 8748577 JAPAN

Telephone Numbers +81977781111

Ext. 4616;

Direct line +8197778 1232

Mark your calendar

April 15, 2014 - submission of abstracts

April 30, 2014 - notification of acceptance

May 1, 2014 - registration opens

June 30, 2014 - submission of full paper

registration closes

July 25 & 26, 2014 - Summer Conference

APUGSM 2014 Winter Conference concludes with 28 presentation from research scholars from Asia and the Pacific.  Prof. Ma. Claret Ruane of the University of Guam, USA, Prof. Xun Wang of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, USA, and Prof. Pokuan Wu of the Chung Hua Institution for Economic Research, Taiwan delivered the plenary presentations.

APUGSM 2013 Winter Conference concluded with 54 presentations from scholars from at least 30 countries.  Keynote papers were presented by Prof. Diego Vazquez-Brust of Cardiff University, U.K., Prof. Hitoshi Mitsuhashi of Keio University, Japan, and Prof. Myrna S. Austria of De La Salle University, Philippines.

Participants of the APUGSM 2014 Winter Conference.

Summer Conference 2014

Thank you very much for your interest in APUGSM Summer Conference 2014.  We have closed the abstracts submission process.  We will let you know very soon the results of our initial peer review.   Visit our website again on May 1, 2014 for more details and the registration process.

Asia Pacific Business & Economics Perspectives

The first two issues of the journal of APUGSM and the Asia Pacific Business & Economics Research Society (APBERS) has been finalized.  We are redesigning a more functional website for open access to the e-journal.  Print copies may be ordered soon from APUGSM Conferences and APBERS.