The Asia Pacific Research Management Conference (APMRC) is an annual activity organized by the PPM School of Management. Every  year,  the APMRC brings together attendees consisting academics and professionals to address mutual challenges and share information.

Asia Pacific Management Research Conference has four years of history starting from 2017 and has been held three times, for now, collecting hundreds of papers and participants joining our conference. Here are the brief history of APMRC:

  1. The 1st APMRC was themed for “Transformation towards Sustainable and Innovative Organizations” held in Lombok, November 2017 by PPM School of Management in collaboration with Mataram University. 
  2. The 2nd APMRC was themed for “Innovation and Strategic Alliance for Sustainable Development” held in November 2018 by PPM School of Management in collaboration with Vietnam National University, Foreign Trade University, and Hanoi University of Science and Technology.
  3. The 3rd APMRC was themed for “Digitalization – The Way to Tourism Destination’s Competitive Advantage” held in Bali,  November 2019 by PPM School of Management in collaboration with Hanoi University of Science and Technology and Asia University. 

The theme of this year’s conference (The 4th APMRC) is: “Survive or Die : The Way Businesses Respond to Covid-19’s Crushing Blow”. This year the conference hosted by PPM School of Management (Indonesia), Hanoi University of Science and Technology – School of Economics and Management (Vietnam), Department of Business Administration – Asia University, (Taiwan) and Faculty of Business – Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University (Indonesia). Through this activity, scientific papers were presented in management science by academics and practitioners from various educational institutions and companies throughout Indonesia. This year marks the 4th international conference held hybrid (offline venue will be held at Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University, Indonesia) on May, 18th -20th 2022.


The research topics presented at the APMRC related to management and economics can include the following derivative topics but are not limited to:

  1. Strategic Management 
  2. Risk Management 
  3. Human Resources/Capital 
  4. Marketing Management 
  5. Operations and Supply Chain 
  6. Cost Management 
  7. Organizational Behavior 
  8. Sustainable Business Development 
  9. Innovation and Entrepreneurship 
  10. Hospitality and Tourism 
  11. Corporate Governance 
  12. Business Law 
  13. Finance and Accounting Management 
  14. Economics 
  1. Coaching Clinic
  2. E-Certificate
  3. Free Proceeding Publication Fee (WoS Indexed)
Keynote Speaker

         Dr. Nigel Culkin is a Senior Academic Manager at the University of Hertfordshire (UH) and rightly acknowledged as an expert in the field of Innovation & Entrepreneurial Learning. He has published widely in small business leadership, the role of entrepreneurial universities, graduate enterprise and digitalization, as well as completing projects for UK and overseas government agencies, large multinational organizations and Research Councils. He was awarded the title of Enterprise Educator at the UK National Enterprise Educator Awards in 2012; elected to the post of President at the Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) in 2014 and in 2015 was invited to join the prestigious Peer Review College at the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

Invited Speakers


          Dr. Edhijanto Widaja Taufik hold Master of Business Administration from Institute PPM in 1986 and Doctor of Philosophy in Strategic Management from University of Indonesia in 2014. His topic in doctoral research is how to create the strategy for real estate company in turbulence time. After graduation of his bachelor degree, he worked for a subsidiary company in Indonesia of Internatio-Muller, the Netherland Public Listed Company. And then three years after, in 1989 he established his own company in trading, and building & interior construction. Since 2005, his company focuses more in land development with the first development was commercial shophouses complex at Tanah Abang Textile and Garment Center in the Central of Jakarta. Then his company entered to transient property to gain recurring income by building four stars hotel in Bandung. His business has grown very well passing through the economy turbulence in 1998 and global crisis in 2008. Now the group owns and manages 10 subsidiary companies in four different sectors: real estate development, hospitality, healthcare, and agriculture. In 2012, he achieved AM Kadarman Award for Strategic Change Leader – Entrepreneur Category. He is a member of Indonesia Strategic Management Society (ISMS) and Academy of Management (USA). He becomes guest lecture for entrepreneurship and strategic management in some Universities and Institution, such as University of Indonesia, Maranatha Christian University, School of Business and Management Bandung Institute of Technology, PPM School of Management, and Indonesia Young Entrepreneurs Association (HIPMI).



Coaching Clinic Speakers

        Dr Ming-Lang Tseng is an Editors in Chief of the Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, Chair Professor  in Asia University, Taiwan; Director of Institute of Innovation and Circular Economy and Consultant, Department of Medical Research, China Medical University Hospital, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan. In addition, he is an Adjunct Professor in De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines and Haitien Scholar Distinguished Professor in Dalian University of Technology, Panjin Campus, China (2016-2019). He held various executive positions in international groups (Textile manufacturing and Real Estate Development) in Asia, East and South Africa for more than 10 years before returning to academia in 2005. His research interests include GSCM, SCP, SSCM, service innovation and MCDM method. He has published more than 180+ journal articles and 140+ conference papers (h-index= 43).

Published By
Extended Abstract Submission Deadline  :
January 28th, 2022
Notification of Abstract Acceptance :
February 18th, 2022
Payment Deadline :
March 1st, 2022
Full Paper Submission Deadline :
March 11th,  2022
Full Paper Revision (if applicable) :
April 30th, 2022
Conference Date :
May 18th -20th, 2022
Entry Regulation
Plennary Session

Prof. Nigel Culkin

Dr. Edhijanto Widaja Taufik

Coaching Clinic

Prof. Ming Lang Tseng

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