Keynote Speakers

Dr. Suzuki Aya

1.       Prof. Suzuki Aya

Prof. Suzuki Aya is a Professor at Department of International Studies/Development Economics, Agricultural Economics, University of Tokyo. She has many research which have interest on examining how developing countries can reduce poverty levels. As creating employment opportunities and developing industries are crucial components for this purpose, she has been studying the process of agricultural (particularly high-value agriculture) and industrial development. She mainly conducts empirical research using micro-level data and applied econometrics methods with a focus on a particular industry. She joins Japanese Association for Development Economics (2019-: Board member), Japanese Economic Association, The Agricultural Economics Society of Japan, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association. She also Affiliated faculty member of the Institute for Future Initiatives (IFI) and of the Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP) within the University of Tokyo (2018-), Research project member of the Institute of Developing Economies (2012-19), Visiting researcher of the JICA Research Institute (2015-2020), Editorial board member of the Asian Development Review (2018-)

Dr Liem Gai Sin

Dr. Liem Gai Sin


Liem Gai Sin is a director of Association of International Business and Professional Management. He is also Full lecturer at the School of Business at Ma Chung University and visiting professor in many universities in Indonesia and overseas. Liem Gai Sin is also the founder of IYC (International Youth Collaboration) and own logistic and export import company. He has been involved in many research projects, received several research grants, scholarship and educational awards. He has published many journal articles in IEEE, APBITM, JIBM and wrote a book chapter in The Handbook of Experiential Learning in International Business that is published by Palgrave Macmilan in 2014. He was also a columnist on Entrepreneurship magazine and international editor of International Journal of Applied Business and International Management. He also was an external reviewer of AIB and APIBTM.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ranjith

1.       Dr. Ranjith PV

Dr Ranjith P V has over 18 years of experience in academics. He is a PhD in Service Quality with interests of Operations Management, Quality Management, Quantitative techniques, analysis of projects etc. He has published papers in different facets of management in reputed journals. He has attended different workshops conducted by Academy of International Business and is in the review committee of AIBPM. He has worked in reputed colleges in Mumbai, India and now currently working as Associate Professor at Christ University, deemed to be university, Bangalore, India. He is well versed with SPSS and marketing engineering tools. The endeavor to learn new things and share that knowledge among the stakeholders like Students, Faculty members and corporate community has helped him immensely in his professional life.