The United Nations University Institute in Macau hosted the 1st Asian Social Sciences and Business Research Conference in Macau from 24-26 August 2017. The conference brought together academics, researchers, and scholars who exchanged experiences and research results about a broad range of aspects of social sciences and business research. Around 30 researchers from China, Ethiopia, Hong Kong, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Qatar, Taiwan, and Thailand participated in the event. The program was opened with welcome remarks by UNU Institute in Macau Principal Research Fellow Hannah Thinyane, who introduced the Institute and its current research projects.
UNU Institute in Macau is committed to supporting the development of academic activities in the region and sponsoring this conference is yet one more example of such support.