The 2019 annual meeting of the Business History Conference will take place at the Hilton Cartagena.

The theme of the conference will be "Globalization and De-Globalization: Shifts of Power and Wealth." The Call for Papers has been released; submissions are due by 1st October 2018. 

The program committee will consist of Marchelo Bucheli (co-chair), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Andrea Lluch (co-chair), CONICET; Takafumi Kurosawa, Kyoto University; Espen Storli, NTNU, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology; Laura Phillips Sawyer, Harvard Business School; and 2019 BHC president Teresa da Silva Lopes, University of York.