International Conference on Business Cases 2010 (ICBC2010)

Venue: Institute of Management Education

Location: Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Event Date/Time: Dec 02, 2010 End Date/Time: Dec 03, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Jun 30, 2010
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A business case is a description of an actual situation or an event involving issues, problems, and conflicts requiring a resolution or decision making. A well developed case is typically a record of business issues, and a historical and clinical study of a situation evolving in an organization because of the change dynamics in external or internal environment.

Institute of Management Education (IME), Sahibabad (India), a premier institute in post graduate management education organized an international conference on business cases (ICBC2009) on November 26-27, 2009 at its Sahibabad campus near New Delhi. A large number of business cases were presented by scholars from the US, France, Japan, Canada, Australia, Thailand, UK, and India. More than thirty of those cases are being published in well known international journals such as Emerald’s Management Decision, Inderscience’s International Journal of Technology Marketing and American Journal of Economics and Business Administration.


Emboldened by the success of ICBC2009, IME and School of Public Policy, George Mason University, Virginia (USA) will be organizing the International Conference on Business Cases 2010(ICBC2010) to be held at IME campus Sahibabad (India) on December 2-3, 2010. With a major theme of enhancement of organizational performance, the business cases for ICBC2010 can encompass facets of organization development, management of technology, knowledge management, diversification, acquisition, new ventures, corporate governance, business ethics, social responsibility, Integration, outsourcing, business level marketing strategies, family business management, and change management .

Only original, unpublished cases related to real life events and situations are solicited. Cases with disguised and fictitious names are not encouraged. Virtual or in-absentia submissions or presentations of cases are not welcome. At least one of the authors should be present for presentation of the case at the conference.

The accepted cases will be published by Macmillan India in a book form and will be formally released at the inaugural function on December 2. A copy of the book will be provided to all delegates.

Scholars from overseas who have confirmed till date, participation in the conference:

Yvon PESQUEUX Professor at CNAM (Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers), Head of the Chair « Development des Systèmes d’Organisation Paris
Gerard McElwee, Professor of Entrepreneurship, Nottingham Trent Business School Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham

Masaki Iijima, Professor Logistics Management & Information , Aichi- Gakuin University, Nissin, Japan,

Gary Stockport , Winthrop Professor in Management (Strategic Management), the University of Western Australia, Crawley,WA, Australia

Rosmimah , Professor of Marketing Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

Bharat Maheshwari,Odette School of Business,University of Windsor, Windsor,Ontario, Canada

Anthony Smith, Eastern Mennonite University, Virginia, USA

John Walsh, Shinwatra University, Bangkok

Katarzyna Czainska, Poznan School of Management, Poznan, Poland

Tie-up with International Journals

We have agreements for selected presented papers to be published, after necessary revisions to meet the editorial guidelines of the respective journals, in special issues of the following international journals:

* International journal of Technology and Marketing
* International Journal of Commerce and Management
* International journal of Business and Globalization
* International Journal of Globalization and Small Business
* Society and Business Review
* International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management

Best Case Award

* Emerald’s Developing and Emerging Market Case Collection has sponsored an award of $500 for the best overall case on any business related subject presented at the conference. The winner will have the opportunity to submit their case to the collection.
* Emerald has also sponsored an award for the best case in family business management. This case must be in line with the coverage of the Journal of Family Business Management .The winning paper would be published in the journal and receive a free online subscription to the journal.


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