Identifies issues and suggests solutions relating to the internationalization of ABC.
- Discuss and identify issues relating to the internationalization of ABC.
- Suggest opportunities for ABC to connect with business communication organizations in various countries or regions.
- Select specific issues for the attention of the ABC membership and organize appropriate sessions for ABC conferences during the year.
- Encourage local interest in attending regional conferences outside of the United States.
- Conduct research regarding how to assist members who seek international audiences to research.
- Develop and maintain online archive of ABC internationally-related activities and highlights of international members’ achievements and awards.
- Assist the IJBC editor and editorial board as needed.
- Submit a competitive panel, poster, or workshop on collaborative teaching and/or research across countries to the annual conference. Utilize the ABC website to promote this kind of collaboration.
- Recommend liaisons for each country to promote ABC. Additionally, continue to work with Chinese delegation to enhance international collaboration with ABC.
- Explore developing student organizations in different countries and universities.
- Recommend new charges for the following year.
- Post September 1 annual report on your community forum site and email copy to First VIce President.
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Committee Members 2019
|Name||End of 3-Year Term (Renewable)|
|Hiromitsu Hayashida, Co-Chair||12/31/2019|
|H. Leland Smith||12/31/2020|
|Katherine Wills, Co-Chair||12/31/2020|
|Maryann Wysor, Co-Chair||12/31/2019|