Welcome to the 12th IAMB Conference
April 23 - 25, 2012

Venue: Vistula University, Warsaw, Poland
Theme: ”Management in Turbulent Times and Returning Economic Crisis"
What the world should learn from Central and Eastern Europe’s (CEE) transitional economies


The 12th IAMB Conference in collaboration with Vistula University, Warsaw, Poland 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 American region and beyond.

Join us to the newly rejuvinated and exciting city of Warsaw and its surroundings!


IAMB and Vistula University 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), Online (ISSN 1949-9108) and In-Print (ISSN 1949-912).

The Proceedings are indexed and are listed in various reference search engines. Selected presentations will be published in IJMB, International Journal of Management and Business. You may also attend the conference without making a presentation. Proposals for symposia are also welcomed.

Program Schedule Summary (*.PDF)

Program Schedule Details (*.PDF)

DIRECTIONS to the Conference

Important Deadline Dates

January 8, 2012 - Early consideration of abstracts
January 29, 2012 - Submission of abstracts
February 5, 2012 - Submission of full papers (If abstract not previously submitted)
February 12, 2012 - Authors' early registration
February 19, 2012 - Full manuscripts are due**
March 4, 2012 – Submission for Award Competitions
March 11, 2012 - Authors' registration (to include papers in the Proceedings)
March 11, 2012 - Cancellation with refund
March 18, 2012 - Revised manuscripts are due***
March 25, 2012 -  Abstract page for the Abstract Booklet
April 15, 2012, 2011 - Registration deadline for non-presenters

** Only for those who submitted abstracts
Final revision of previously submitted manuscripts


Organizing Committee
Vistula University

Krzysztof Rybiński, Ph.D
Rector, Associate Professor

Jan Fazlagić, Ph.D.
Vice Rector, Associate Professor
Director, Institute of Management
Witold Chmielarz, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Institute of Business Systems m.chmielarz@vistula.edu.pl
Bronisław Misztal, Ph.D.
Professor and Dean
Faculty of International and Public Relations b.misztal@vistula.edu.pl
Magdalena Ugorska
Assistant to the Chancellor

Mahmut M. Özdevecioglu, Ph.D.
The faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey. mozdevecioglu@hotmail.com

Aleksander Sulejewicz, Ph.D.
Department of of Economics II
Warsaw School of Economics
Warsaw. asulej@sgh.waw.pl

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

The following tracks that 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
  • Management of Social Issues
  • Management Studies