Emerging Challenges in Business, Optimization, Technology, and Industry

Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Business Management and Technology, Vancouver, BC, Canada 2017

  • Lotfi Tadj
  • Ajay K. Garg
Conference proceedings

Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Business Track

  3. Information Technology Track

  4. Optimization Track

  5. Management and Global Issues Track

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 227-232

About these proceedings


This book presents selected papers on Business Management and Technology, focusing on recent research in Business, Optimization, Technology, and Global Issues. Organized in four broad tracks, papers examine Management Challenges in Today’s Industry, especially concerning changes in customer demands; Optimization Challenges in Today’s Business, looking at efficiency and effectiveness in providing goods and services at affordable prices; Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism; and Technological Challenges in the Era of Globalization.

The book covers both production systems and service systems, including the growing area of Information Technology, and also looks at the quality of work life in various sectors of business.  It presents a balanced blend of theoretical and practical papers.


Business Management Technology Information Systems Business Optimization Hospitality Tourism Globalization Production Systems Service Systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Lotfi Tadj
    • 1
  • Ajay K. Garg
    • 2
  1. 1.Information Systems and Decision Sciences DepartmentFairleigh Dickinson UniversityVancouverCanada
  2. 2.Administrative Sciences DepartmentFairleigh Dickinson UniversityVancouverCanada

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