3th West Lake International Conference on Small and Medium Business, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, 16-18 Oct 2011, Secretary-General Renyong Chi; Deadline 15 Aug

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Dear Colleague:

On behalf of the Organizing Committee of the 13th West Lake International Conference on Small & Medium Business (WLICSMB 2011), we are pleased to take this opportunity to warmly invite you to the conference. The WLICSMB 2011 will be held from October 16 to 18, 2011, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People’s Republic of China. The conference is jointly organized by Hangzhou Municipal Government, Zhejiang University of Technology, Zhejiang Small & Medium Enterprises Bureau, World Association of Industrial & Technological Research organizations,Chinese Society of Technology Economics,The University of Akron,Marquette University?

One of the conference’s unique features is its aim to provide an international forum for professionals both from academia and industry as well as from developing and developed countries to share their research, ideas, and perspectives. Hangzhou is an ancient lake city with profound Chinese culture and character. Located some 130 KM southwest of Shanghai, Hangzhou is the capital of Zhejiang Province. Zhejiang is not only one of the richest province in China but it is also the home of the fastest growing small & medium businesses in the world.

The theme of WLICSMB 2011 is: CREATING THE FUTURE. Please refer to one of the WLICSMB Websites:


for detailed information including the conference’s research tracks, call for papers, accommodation information, and registration (both in Chinese and in English).

Yours truly,

Renyong Chi, Ph.D.
Professor of Management
College of Business Administration
Zhejiang University of Technology
Hangzhou, People’s Republic of China