Welcome to the 15th IAMB Conference
April 17-19, 2013


The 15th IAMB Conference is organized in collaboration with the School of Economics and Management, ISEG (Instituto Superior de Economia e Gastão) and ADVANCE Research Center, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal. ISEG, celebrated its 100 year anniversary in 2011, and is one of the most prestigious and experienced business and economics School in Portugal. ISEG enrolls about 5,000 students in Undergraduate, Master Degree and Doctorate programs.

 Join us to for an exciting conference in the beautiful and culturally
 rich Lisbon!

This 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 Asia-Pacific region and beyond.

IAMB and UGM 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, The International Journal of Management and Business. You may also attend the conference without making a presentation. Proposals for symposia are also welcomed.

Important Deadline Dates

December 18, 2012 - Early consideration of abstracts
January 8, 2013 - Submission of abstracts
January 22, 2013 - Authors' early registration
January 28, 2013 - EXTENDED Submission Deadline
February 5, 2013 - Full manuscripts are due**
February 24, 2013 – Submission for Award Competitions
February 26, 2013 - Cancellation with refund
March 5, 2013 - EXTENDED Authors' registration (to include papers in the Proceedings)
March 5, 2013 - Revised manuscripts are due***
March 12, 2013 -  Abstract page for the Abstract Booklet
April 10, 2013 - Registration deadline for non-presenters

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


Organizing Committee

Carla Curado, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
ADVANCE Research Center Board       member
Instituto Superior de Economia e Gastão, ISEG (School of Econiomics and
Technical University of Lisbon
Lisbon, Portugal. ccurado@iseg.utl.pt

Paulo Lopes Henriques, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
ADVANCE Research Center
ISEG, Technical University of
Lisbon, Portugal. lopeshen@iseg.utl.pt

Maria Filomena Ferreira
Assistant to the President
Public Relation and International Affairs
ISEG, Technical University of Lisbon
Lisbon, Portugal. fferreira@func.iseg.utl.pt

Mahmut M. Özdevecioglu, Ph.D.
Professor and Dean
The faculty of Economics and
      Administrative Sciences
Meliksah University, Kayseri, Turkey. mozdevecioglu@meliksah.edu.tr,
or mozdeveci@erciyes.edu.tr

Meir Russ, Ph.D.
Management & Marketing
Frederick E. Baer Professor in
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Green Bay, WI (USA)
Chief Editor: International Journal of Management and Business – IJMB; russm@iamb.net

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
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Education & Training
  • Management of Social Issues
  • Management Studies