2019 Asia and the Pacific Conference

ABC Asia and the Pacific 16th Conference with World Communication Association
July 8-12, 2019
Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand

Call for Papers (Downloadable pdf)

Conference Program (Downloadable pdf)

Additonal Conference Details


The Wellington campus is in New Zealand's capital city and is a great place to visit and hold conferences. It is a compact city, set between a magnificent harbour and rolling green hills, where shops, exciting galleries and great restaurants are within easy walking distance. The Massey Wellington Campus is centrally located near the city's artistic and entertainment quarters of Cuba Street and Courtenay Place in the heart of Wellington. See more information.


Professor Chris Earley, Dean of Business School at University of Sydney Technology is keynote speaker. Internationally renowned for his seminal works on cultural intelligence (CQ) and their application to cross-cultural business communication practice, he served as chair professor and Dean of business schools at top universities including Purdue University, London Business School and National University of Singapore.

Plenary panel session on international business communication from multiple countries

Scientific Organising Committee

      Chair: Yunxia Zhu, Asia and the Pacific Regional Vice President

  • Bertha Du-Babcock, City University of Hong Kong, China
  • Sky Marsen, Flinders University, Australia
  • Ke Zhao, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
  • Many Lacy, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Mingsheng Li, Massey University, New Zealand
  • Hadina Bt Habil Ab, University of Technology Malaysia
  • Misa Fujio, Toyo University, Japan