86th Annual International Conference

Seoul, South Korea

July, 2023

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Join us in Seoul for ABC’s 88th Annual International Conference, and its first in Asia.  ABC’s members will be joined by those from Global Advances in Business Communication (GABC), which will be hosting its annual conference with us.  Both conferences are supported by our local partner, the Korean Association for Business Communication (KABC). 

Participants have the opportunity to submit to both ABC and GABC for two conference opportunities at one venue.

Lodging & Venue

South Korea is one of the most spirited and colorful countries in the world. In the short time following its dramatic and impressive development, it has maintained a delicate balance between preserving its impressive history and tradition, while embracing the conveniences and technology of the modern world. Korea is a destination designed to meet your business needs and leisure experiences.

Call for Papers


Submission site may be opening Fall, 2022.   Check back for Submission Guidelines, including requirement of proposal to be between 750 to 1000 words.  (Word count should not include any references.)




Silent Auction

Expected Schedule

Travel & Transit Tips

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nam (남) men; yeo (여) women

Conference Forum


Conference Contacts

ABC Conference Co-chairs - Curtis Newbold and Xiaoli Li
GABC Conference Co-chairs - Gail Cruise and Susan Schanne
KABC Conference Co-chair - Hyejung Chang