Vol. 2 No. 12 (2023): Dream - 1st Institute of Business (IoB) Postgraduate Conference, Timor-Leste

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We are delighted to present this special issue December 2023 of Dream Journal, dedicated to the conference proceedings of "Innovating for a Resilient Economy: Sustainable Business Practices in Timor-Leste." This pioneering event, scheduled for the 14th of December, 2023, at the Institute of Business, Dili, Timor-Leste, marks a significant milestone in our relentless pursuit of sustainable economic growth and resilience within our nation.

Timor-Leste, with its rich cultural heritage and natural resources, has embarked on a transformative journey towards a more resilient and sustainable economy. The "Innovating for a Resilient Economy" conference stands as a beacon of hope and an avenue for profound change. It assembles a diverse array of thought leaders, experts, and innovators from across the globe, all converging at a single platform to share their insights, experiences, and visionary ideas.

This conference promises to be an intellectual feast, fostering discussions and collaborations that will pave the way for a brighter, more sustainable future. Esteemed keynote speakers with backgrounds in academia, industry, and policymaking will grace the event with their wisdom and perspectives, offering valuable insights that will resonate with all participants.

In this special issue of the journal, we bring you a curated selection of the conference's most noteworthy papers, encapsulating the cutting-edge research, innovative strategies, and sustainable business practices discussed during the event. These papers, authored by distinguished scholars, experts, and professionals, cover a wide spectrum of topics encompassing sustainable economics, resilient business models, and forward-thinking policy frameworks tailored to the unique context of Timor-Leste.

Each contribution in this issue is a testament to the commitment of our conference attendees to foster positive change and drive innovation in the pursuit of a resilient economy. We believe that the insights shared within these pages will serve as a valuable resource for academics, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and anyone dedicated to the advancement of sustainable practices in Timor-Leste and beyond.

We extend our sincere gratitude to all the conference participants, authors, reviewers, and organizers who have contributed to making this event and this special issue possible. Together, we embark on a transformative journey towards a more sustainable and resilient future for Timor-Leste.

Published: 2023-12-03