Welcome to the 11th IAMB Conference
November 7th - 9th, 2011

Venue: Radisson Hotel, Fisherman's Wharf
Theme: ”Management in Multi- and Cross-Cultural Arena"


The 11th IAMB Conference in San Francisco, California 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 one of the most exciting and colorful city in the world, San Francisco!


IAMB is 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 Detailed (*.PDF)

Important Deadline Dates

July 24, 2011 - Early consideration of abstracts
August 14, 2011 - Submission of abstracts
September 4, 2011 - Extended from Aug. 28 - full papers Submission
August 28, 2011 - Authors' early registration
September 4, 2011 - Full manuscripts are due**
September 18, 2011 – Submission for Award Competitions
September 18, 2011 - Authors' registration (to include papers in the Proceedings)
September 25, 2011 - Cancellation with refund
October 9, 2011 - Revised manuscripts are due***
October 16, 2011 -  Abstract page for the Abstract Booklet
November 4, 2011 - Registration deadline for non-presenters

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


Organizing Committee

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

Linda M. Herkenhoff, Ph.D.
Graduate School of Business
Saint Mary's College
Moraga, CA (USA)


J. Michael Geringer, Ph.D.
California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, CA USA
Associate Editor: International Journal of Management and Business – IJMB; jmichaelgeringer@yahoo.com

Maria Avello, Ph.D.
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Madrid, Spain

Shmuel Batzri, Ph.D.
IAMB, Academic Affairs
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