2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE AGENDA
Schedule (General Guide)

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 (Location: School of Economics and Business, Universidad de Chile)

TimeActivityRoomDescription
09:45 10:15Registration Opens - Accreditation - Coffee BreakGraduate Lounge IAccreditation and Coffee Break
10:15 11:45Parallel Paper Sessions & Parallel Doctoral PanelP-301
P-302
P-303
HR Management II
Conference Special Track
Finance IV
12:00 13:30Plenary Sessions IAula MagnaSurpassing the Emerging Country Threshold: The Role of Companies:
- Oscar Landerretche, CODELCO Board President (Chilean State-Owned Mining Company)
- Ricardo Margulis, CEO Valle Nevado (Top Ski Resort Company in Chile)
13:30 14:45LunchGraduate Lounge IILunch
14:45 16:15Parallel Paper SessionsP-301
P-302
P-303
Consumer Behavior II: Experiments and Values
Teaching Cases I
Economic
16:15 16:30Coffee BreakGraduate Lounge ICoffee Break
16:30 18:00Paper Development SessionP-302Paper Development Session
18:00 19:15Welcome Cocktail ReceptionRooftop Z BuildingCocktail

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 (Location: School of Economics and Business, Universidad de Chile)

TimeActivityRoomDescription
08:00 08:30Registration Opens - Accreditation - Coffee Break3rd FloorAccreditation
08:30 10:00Parallel Paper SessionsP-301
P-302
P-303
P-304
Teaching Cases II
HR Management I
Finance I
Strategy II
10:00 10:15Coffee BreakGraduate Lounge ICoffee Break
10:15 11:45Plenary Session IIAula Magna/ PricePeter Brews, Dean of Marla Moore School of Business, Univesity of South Carolina: Challenges for Government, Business and Business Schools
12:00 13:30Parallel Paper SessionsP-301
P-302
P-303
P-304
Operations and IT Management and Control
Marketing II
Finance III
Entrepreneurship II
13:30 14:45LunchGraduate Lounge IILunch
14:45 16:15Parallel Paper SessionsP-301
P-302
P-303
P-304
Teaching Cases III
Culture and Social Issues
Accounting
Entrepreneurship I
16:15 16:30Coffee BreakGraduate Lounge ICoffee Break
16:30 18:00Parallel Paper SessionsP-302
P-303
P-304
Marketing I
Finance V
Strategy I
19:30 00:00Gala DinnerVista Santiago RestaurantDinner

Friday, April 7th, 2017 (Location: School of Economics and Business, Universidad de Chile)

TimeActivityRoomDescription
08:30 09:00Registration Opens - Accreditation - Coffee Break3rd FloorAccreditation
09:00 10:00Parallel Paper SessionsP-301
P-302
P-303
P-304
Conference Special Track I
Consumer Behavior I: Branding and Advertising Issues
Finance II
Strategy III
10:00 10:15Coffee BreakGraduate Lounge ICoffee Break
10:15 11:45Plenary Session IIIAula Magna/ PriceFostering Productivity:
- Joseph Ramos, President of the Chilean Productivity Commission
- Alejandro Mico, Subsecretary of Finance, Chile
12:00 14:15Awards and Closing LuncheonPanoramic Study RoomLunch
14:30 16:10Buses will departFEN Parking LotGo to Vineyard. (Price not included in Registration Fee. USD50 Adherence Fee.)
16:10 18:00Winery TourVineyardsVineyard Trip (Price not included in Registration Fee. USD50 Adherence Fee.)
18:00 19:30Buses will departVineyardsVineyard

Download the detailed paper sessions schedule here.

Full program agenda will be posted on the BALAS Paper Submission site.