Savannah State University, Savannah, GA (November 12th – 14th, 2015)
Hotel Venue: Savannah Marriott Riverfront, Savannah, GA
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Maps and Directions: 100 General McIntosh Boulevard Savannah Georgia 31401 USA
Savannah State University will host the 2015 Academy of International Business Southeast (AIB-SE) conference during November 12 – 14, 2015. The 2015 AIB-SE conference will focus on leading active discussions regarding international trade and supply chain issues facing emerging markets, international supply chain trends, global trade and emerging markets, and strengthening global supply chain management. Located in the state of Georgia, the Greater Savannah region hosts Kia Motors, D J Powers, Georgia Ports Authority, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Gulfstream Inc., Home Depot and Target that have set up big facilities including distribution centers. Georgia is home to nearly 11,000 providers of logistics services, from core transportation and facilities, to third-party logistics and software providers, and ranks as the fifth-largest overall logistics employer in the nation. A vital part of the global supply chain, the Port of Savannah, is recognized as the most strategic among East Coast ports and is the first major container terminal for ships utilizing the Panama Canal for Eastern Seaboard access from Asia with more than 60 percent of Savannah’s container volumes coming from China.