2011 International Winter Conference on Environmental Innovations and Sustainability

The following topics will be considered in this two-day conference.
• Corporate governance, corporate social performance and corporate social responsibility
• Sustainability reporting, CSR reporting, environmental & social reporting
• Environmental innovations, environmental management system, environmental accounting
• Life cycle assessment, cradle to grave, cradle to cradle
• Green businesses & entrepreneurship, bottom of the pyramid
• Environmental sustainability country practices
• Materials renewal & recycling, design for recycling and disassembly
• Environmental product design & process improvements
• Social and economic impact of climate change / social bottom-line
• Corporate financial performance
The conference proceedings may be published in a special issue of the RCAPS Journal. Outstanding paper
presentations may be considered for submission to the Asia PacificWorld: The Journal of the
International Association for Asia Pacific Studies (IAAPS).

Abstracts of not more than 500 words must be sent to [email protected] on or
before October 30, 2010. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by November 15, 2010. Full papers
must be submitted on or before December 30, 2010, the registration deadline.

The conference fee includes lunch for the two days, socials dinner for January 29, 2011, and conference
kit. All authors joining the conference are required to register. On-line registration is now available on
this link:

Registration fees for the full amount plus bank remittance and service charges must be transferred to:
Account name “APUGSM”, account no. 5 1 3 9 1 9 0 (Swift code: O I T A J P J T 0 7 7)
Oita Bank, Taiyo No Ie Branch (大分銀行太陽の家支店)
Address: 1393 Uchikamado, Beppu-City, Oita – ken, JAPAN
Telephone: +81 977-67-0800
Zip Code: 874-0011

Japan immigration requires visa for certain nationalities. The conference committee shall send invitation
letters to the participants. However, participants should secure a visa on their own. Please check the
immigration requirements from the Japanese embassy in your country before registering for this

Conference Chairs:
Kenji Yokoyama, Dean
Graduate School of Management
Robert C. Salazar, Professor
Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies
Michael Angelo A. Cortez, Asst. Professor
Graduate School of Management
+81 977 78 1111
+81 977 78 1232
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
1-1 Jumonjibaru,
Beppu City
Oita Prefecture 874-8577