Call for Papers 2023 – Vietnam Symposium in Entrepreneurship, Finance, and Innovation

Call for Papers

2023 Vietnam Symposium in Entrepreneurship, Finance, and Innovation


0405 September 2023

Face-to-face and online, Hanoi, Vietnam

Submission deadline: June 20, 2023

You are cordially invited to submit your research papers (English only and in PDF files) for presentation consideration at the 2nd Vietnam Symposium in Entrepreneurship, Finance, and Innovation (#VSEFI2023). The symposiumwill be held both in-person and online on 4September 202at the Vietnam National University – International School, Hanoi, Vietnam. The Symposium is co-organized by the International School, Vietnam National University (VNU-IS), and the Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE Global), in collaboration with the Faculty of Business & LawCurtin University, Perth AustraliaIPAG Business School, France, and Université Paris-Saclay, France.

VSEFI2023 aims at providing academics, doctoral students, and practitioners with a forum for presenting their research findings and discussing current and challenging issues in innovation, entrepreneurship, and finance. The Symposium is also an ideal occasion for Vietnamese scholars to exchange research experiences and develop research projects with their international colleagues. The Symposium features special sessions and round tables with the participation of invited speakers from academia, industry, and government agencies to discuss the contemporaneous issues on the conference themes.

Keynote speakers

  • Iftekhar HasanUniversity Professor and E. Gerald Corrigan Chair in International Business and Finance, Fordham University, United States. Managing Editor of the Journal of Financial Stability
  • Alfredo De MassisProfessor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy & IMD, Switzerland and Lancaster University, UK. Editor of Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice and Associate Editor of Family Business Review 




The scientific and organizing committee welcomes submissions in all areas of innovation, entrepreneurship, and finance.The main topics of the conference include, but are not limited to:

  • Financial Markets
  • Portfolio and Investment Decisions
  • Asset Pricing
  • Information and Market Efficiency and Informed Trading
  • Financial Institutions and Services
  • Corporate Finance and Governance
  • Bankruptcy and Liquidation
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Household Finance
  • Climate Finance
  • ESG
  • AI, Big Data, and Machine Learning Applications in Finance
  • Business Model and Innovation
  • Crowdfunding
  • Corporate Digital Transformation
  • Crypto Assets
  • Digital Finance and Banking
  • Digital Innovation and Knowledge Management
  • Digital Human Resources
  • Electronic Markets and Trading Platform
  • Entrepreneurship / Intrapreneurship and Innovation
  • FinTech and Alternative Finance
  • Innovation-driven Growth Strategies
  • Innovation Management
  • Governance and Financing of High-Tech Firms
  • Green Cryptocurrencies
  • P2P Lending
  • Sustainability in Digital World
  • Venture Financing
  • Family-Owned Businesses
  • Social and Sustainable Entrepreneurship
  • New Venture Creation, Development, Growth, and Performance
  • Resource gathering for startups and SMEs
  • Entrepreneurship in emerging/transition markets

Paper Submission

Authors are invited to submit their papers in PDF files, no later than June 20, 2023through the conference website: Early submission is highly encouraged, and the decision is made as soon as the peer review is completed. No submission fee is required.

Important Dates

  • Submission deadline: June 20, 2023
  • Notification of review results: The Scientific Committee will evaluate the submission and make decision as soon as the review is complete
  • Early bird registration deadline: July 15, 2023
  • Registration deadline: July 30, 2023
  • Conference event: 04-05 September 2023

Publication Opportunities

In consultancy with the Editor-in-Chief, High-quality papers are invited to submit to the regular issues of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business


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