The Academy of International Business (AIB) is the leading association of scholars and specialists in the field of international business. Established in 1959, the AIB has 3010 members in 88 countries. Members include scholars from leading academic institutions, consultants and practitioners.


The AIB has 18 chapters around the world facilitating networking and knowledge exchange at the local level. The AIB transcends the boundaries of single academic disciplines and managerial functions enhancing business education and practice.

AIB Call for Papers Bronchure, Dubai2017

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2016 Conference Proceedings

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2016 Conference Gallery


2015 Conference Proceedings

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About Us

The Sub Saharan African chapter of the Academy of International Business (AIB-SSA) was inaugurated in August 2014, under the dynamic leadership of the Founding Chair, Professor Abel Kinoti. With the tremendous support of nearly 200 scholars, students and practitioners within the Africa region and around the world, the new chapter has held two successful conferences in Nairobi and Johannesburg and launched the AIB-SSA Book Series in partnership with Palgrave Macmillan.


Held annually at pre-determined locations within Sub-Saharan Africa and the world

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Constitution And By-Laws

Academy Of International Business Sub-Saharan Africa Chapter Constitution and By-Laws

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The AIB-SSA 2020 Initiative

Created by the AIB-SSA Executive Committee to craft the long-term strategy of the chapter leading up to the year 2020

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