Global Competitiveness: a Common Goal in a Digital Society
3rd Sustainability International Conference
برعاية كريمة من لدن صاحب السمو الملكي الأمير خليفة بن سلمان آل خليفة رئيس الوزراء حفظه الله ورعاه
Jointly organised by WASD and the College of Business and Economics (CBE), United Arab Emirates University
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates 2005
21-23 November 2005
The central to WASD’s 3rd conference were the roles and effects globalisation and technology have had in sustainable development. The highlights of the conference touched on corruption, foreign direct investments in least-developed countries, innovation, and even measuring sustainable development.
This volume represents a selection of 57 papers presented during conference. The conference focused on “Globalization, Technology and Sustainable Development”. The selected papers have an interesting profile covering a wide geographical spectrum after the review process.
The different papers have an interesting profile on the state of business, technology, innovation and sustainable development (SD). However Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), Knowledge Management, Investment, Trade and SD are the main themes in this volume.
Editor: Professor Allam Ahmed