Welcome to the 24th IAMB Conference

Venue:        University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), Dubai Internet City, Dubai,
                  United Arab Emirates.

The 24th IAMB Conference is organized in collaboration with University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), Faculty of Business, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The University of Wollongong in Dubai, is a private university located in Dubai. The University is one of the oldest universities in UAE. It was founded as an overseas campus for the known Australian public research university, The University of Wollongong. UOWD has enrollment of about 5000 students over half of which are postgraduates

The undergraduate and postgraduate programs offer courses in Art & Humanities, Business and Management, Engineering and Information Sciences, and in Finance and Accounting.

The Faculty of Business offers bachelors degrees in business and commerce, with the opportunity to specialize in specific business-related disciplines.

Address: Blocks 5, 14 & 15, Al Sufouh Street, Dubai Knowledge Village, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

                    Join us to fantastic Dubai for a stimulating and unique adventure.
         You will experience a friendly warm atmosphere with great opportunities for ,
                                             sightseeing, culture and collaboration!!

The conference provides a platform for professionals, practitioners, academics, educators and researchers in the various fields of management and business to disseminate and share the latest research, knowledge and experiences in the European and Mediterranean regions and beyond.

IAMB, and UOWD, University of Wollongong in Dubai, are inviting scholars, practitioners and others to submit papers for presentation. Your submission will be published in the Conference Proceedings on a CD-ROM (ISSN 1949-9094), and Online (ISSN 1949-9108).


Important Deadline Dates

Abstarcts & Manuscripts

July 29, 2017 - Submission of abstracts OR manuscripts
          (if abstract is submitted, manuscript is due by August 6, 2017.)
August 6, 2017 - Full manuscripts are due**
August 12, 2017 – Extension of abstract submission
September 11, 2017 – Final revised manuscripts are due***

July 23, 2017 - Authors' early registration
August 15, 2017 - Cancellation with refund
August 27, 2017 - Authors' registration (to include papers in the Proceedings)
October 1, 2017 - Registration for non-presenters

Other Dates:
August 25, 2017 – Submission for Award Competitions
September 20, 2017 - Abstract page for the Abstract Booklet

** For those who submitted abstracts only
Final revision of previously submitted manuscripts


Organizing Committee

Ali Bhayani, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Business and Management
University of Wollongong in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirate

Marco Tutino, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Professor, Accounting and
     Business Administration
Lecturer in Financial Reporting
Department of Business Studies
Roma TRE University

R. Richard Dool, D.Mgt.
Teaching Professor
School of Communication and
Rudgers University
New Brunswick, NJ (USA)
Senior Editor: International Journal of Management and Business – IJMB; doolr@iamb.net

Veronika Loessl
Higher Degree by Research
Faculty of Business & Management
University of Wollongong in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirate

Shmuel Batzri, Ph.D.
IAMB, Academic Affairs
Tel: (+1) 301-455-0555


The following tracks will be considered (see details under the Conference section):

  • Organizational Studies

  • International Business

  • Strategic Management

  • Marketing Management

  • Technology & Innovation Management

  • Human Resource Management

  • Education & Training

  • Finance & Accounting

  • Management of Social Issues

  • Management Studies