Global Conference on Innovations in Management & Doctoral Symposium, London Nov 2012

Venue: TBA

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Nov 22, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 24, 2012
Registration Date: Nov 01, 2012
Early Registration Date: Oct 01, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 15, 2012
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Description

London, November 22-24, 2012
The Global conference on Innovations in Management & Doctoral Symposium will take place in London, UK from November 22-24, 2012. The conference is dedicated to research and best practice within the business and management areas, both within the public as well as the private sector. The call for papers is now open. The conference offers researchers a chance to present their work in all areas of business and management as well as having their work published in both the conference proceedings and a referred journal. The conference also offers participants an excellent learning opportunity.
About the conference
The global conference is a place for researchers, academics, public sector workers and practitioners alike to come together and share their knowledge, research and best practices. The conference is open to all areas of business and management, including but not limited to: Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Public Sector Management, Information Technology Management, Information Systems, Economics, etc.
Executive Director
Habib Khan, PhD. Professor Khan holds a Masters and a PhD degree from Harvard University. He has more than three decades of rich experience in international education development. He is one of the pioneers of Educational Management Information Systems (EMIS), and the use of GIS in decision making. He has taught in a number of universities across the globe, including Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.
Journal Publication
All selected papers will be published in the International Journal of Innovations in Business (IJIB). IJIB is indexed in Index Copernicus, Ulrich’s Web, Open J-Gate, and in GoogleScholar. The International Journal of Innovations in Business is a global journal dedicated to the dissemination of knowledge and research within all areas of business and management. The journal is geared towards international business scholars, researchers, as well as practitioners.
Quick paper selection process
All papers are blind peer reviewed. However, we endeavor to get back to you in the shortest possible time frame. The conference works on a first come, first reserve basis. Once a paper has been submitted, it will be sent off to reviewers. If the paper passes the criteria for selection, i.e. it gets enough marks from the reviewers, a notification will be sent immediately. Hence, there is no need to wait for deadlines, and you as the author will get a reply in a short period of time, allowing you to make appropriate arrangements for your travel, etc.
Online presentations
For those speakers who are unable to attend the conference physically, you can still have your paper published! We will allow you to make an online presentation. You can send us your presentation and/or a video, which will then be uploaded to the site. This will allow you to have a paper published, and get feedback! Please contact us if you have any issues in getting to London, and would like to arrange an online presentation. You can get in touch with us at admin@cibmp.org.
Doctoral Symposium
Doctoral researchers (PhD scholars) are strongly encouraged to attend and participate in the doctoral symposium which is being held concurrently. The doctoral symposium offers PhD scholars the opportunity to share their research or ideas with other likeminded individuals and get feedback. You can submit an abstract of your research. The research can be in any stage of the process. You will benefit from getting feedback on your work, meeting other students who may be doing similar work and the opportunity to network with people from all across the globe. The conference will also organize a ‘meet the editors’ event, where you will have the opportunity to meet with journal editors to find out what it takes to get your work published.
Important Dates
Although we can provide a relatively fast decision on your paper (within 7-14 days), we do have a limited number of spaces available for presenters. Therefore it is suggested that you send us your papers as soon as possible. Never-the-less the following are a list important dates for you to put down in your diaries:
• Early bird registration ends on October 1, 2012
• Final date for abstract submission: October 15, 2012
(We encourage you to submit your abstract as early as possible to get your feedback about paper acceptance)
• Last date for registration: November 1, 2012
• Conference dates, November 22-24, 2012
Submitting a paper
Please submit an abstract of your paper with a word limit of 600 words. We welcome all forms of research methodologies, including case studies, quantitative research, in-depth interviews, focus groups, other qualitative research, as well as practitioner cases. When submitting the abstract, please make two documents. The first should have the names, affiliations, and contact details of the authors, as well as the title of the paper, and up to 5 keywords that describe the paper. The second document will have the main body of your paper, with its title. Please do not include any author details in the abstract / paper submission.
Once an abstract is accepted, you can chose to either include only the abstract in the conference proceedings, or publish a full paper. Full papers should be no longer than 20 double spaced pages, including references and appendices. Papers should be referenced in the Harvard Referencing format. Papers should be original work, and not have been published elsewhere. By submitting a paper to the conference, the authors agree that their work has not been published elsewhere, and is their original work.
To submit your abstract please click on the following link:
http://www.cibmp.org/conference/index.php/global/2012/about/submissions#onlineSubmissions
or visit:
www.cibmp.org/global

Organize a special session
If you would like to arrange a special session on a particular topic of interest then you will need to submit a proposal for this. The special session can be any topic, however you need to justify its relevant to the conference. You should also specify the proposed speakers within this session. Please note, if you wish to submit a proposal for a special session, you will be responsible for arranging the speakers for this session.
Conference Fee
Doctoral Symposium: £200 (gives you access to both the main conference as well as the symposium)
Fee for members: £150
Early Bird Fee: £200 (before 1st October, 2012)
Normal Registration Fee: £300 (up till the 1st of November, 2012).
Fee for presenting more than 1 paper: £150 (for each subsequent paper)
Please note, online presentation fee remains the same as the normal fee. Conference fee also includes paper publication fee in IJIB.
Venue
The 2011 Conference was held in London at the City University. The area is also home of the London 2012 Olympics. London is one of the major financial capitals of the world. London is also the home to Chelsea and Arsenal Football clubs. The city offers major attractions including, Big Ben, London Eye, Many Museums and Art Galleries, Hyde Park, Harrods, the West End, etc. For tourist information please visit the following link: www.visitlondon.com
Accommodation
The 2011 Conference was held in London at the City University. Details are being finalized for the 2012 conference. The area is also home of the London 2012 Olympics. London is one of the major financial capitals of the world. London is also the home to Chelsea and Arsenal Football clubs. The city offers major attractions including, Big Ben, London Eye, Many Museums and Art Galleries, Hyde Park, Harrods, the West End, etc. For tourist information please visit the following link: www.visitlondon.com

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