Welcome to the Africa Business and Entrepreneurship Research Society (ABERS) website.

The Society is a network of academic scholars and business professionals dedicated to the understanding and advancement of business and entrepreneurship in Africa, in a broad and inclusive sense.

The Society promotes academic and professional research and publications on issues related to business and entrepreneurship in Africa through conferences and distribution of an academic journal, professional periodical and other medias.

Richmond, Virginia (USA)

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2017
  • Early Registration Fee Due: July 15, 2017
  • Full Papers Due: August 31, 2017
  • Conference dates: October 4-7, 2017

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