ICBM2017- International Conference on Business Management was held on 8th December 2017at Taj Samudra, Colombo which was organized by the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce (FMSC), University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka. The theme of the ICBM2017 was “Managing Interface: Corporate Resilience & Growth Potential”. Professor Patrick Mendis, Harvard University joined as the Chief Guest of the conference while Assoc. Professor Evan Lau, University of Malaysia Sarawak was the Keynote speaker of the conference. The conference enriched with an Inauguration Ceremony, four paroral Technical Sessions, Doctoral consortium and Business Forum.
The business forum panelist was Prof. Sampath Amaratunge, Vice Chancellor, University of Sri Jayewardenepura; Professor Patrick Mendis, Harvard University; Eng. Mangala Yapa, Ministry of Development Strategies & International Trade, Mr. Conrad Dias, LOLC Group; Mr. Vidhura Ralapanawe, MAS Intimates; and Prof. N.C. Narayanan, Author and Transformation Catalyst. Dr. Chandana Gunathilaka was the moderator for the Business Forum.
The conference Co-chaired by Dr. Chandana Gunathilaka, Dr. Amitha Padukkage and Dr. LA Pavithra Madhuwanthi.