International Conference on Management, Leadership and Governance

International Conference on Management, Leadership and Governance

Start Date: Thursday, 16 March, 2017
Time: 08:00-17:00
Venue: Wits Business School, 2 St David's Place, Parktown

The 5th ICMLG invites academics, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in Management Leadership and Governance research to come together and exchange ideas this March. The programme also includes a PhD and Masters Research Colloquium.

Key topics include:

  • Entrepreneurial leadership
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Ethical leadership
  • Virtual leadership
  • Strategic and operational management
  • Corporate governance
  • Sustainable management
  • Innovation management

There will also be specialist mini-tracks on:

  • Gender and political perspectives in corporate governance
  • Governance and management in a post-democratic world
  • Sustainable leadership in higher education
    Entrepreneurial leadership: Founding new businesses and growing SMEs

Keynote Speakers include:

  • Professor Adam Habib, Vice-Chancellor, University of the Witwatersrand
  • Mervyn King, Former Judge of the Supreme Court of South Africa

For full details of the conference and to book, please go to:

*Special offer for WBS alumni: Attend at a reduced rate of £365!
Claim by using the code ALUMNI when prompted during registration.

New for ICMLG 2017: Essay Competition
In order to encourage early career academics to research and write for journals, we have created an essay competition in conjunction with the Electronic Journal of IS Evaluation ( Our first competition is for research students studying or working at African Universities. The title of the essay is How will ICT impact higher education in Africa by the year 2020? You can find a full description of the competition and how to enter here: