Call For Papers

30th International Business Research Conference

DATES: 20 – 22 April 2015

VENUE: Flora Grand Hotel, Dubai, UAE

Submission Deadline: 23 March 2015 and   Registration Deadline: 10 April, 2015

Website: Email:

Full-length papers, research-in-progress papers, case studies and /or abstracts,  relating to all areas of Accounting, Banking, Business Law, Finance, Economics, Investment,  Management,  Management Information  Systems, Marketing, E-Commerce,  Business Ethics,  Business Education, Econometrics, Entrepreneurship and global world economic and financial crisis are invited for the above 3-day international conference which was previously attended by the delegates from over 40 countries.  This conference is organised by World Business Institute, Australia, American Research & Publication International, USA and international peer reviewed journals.


Please send full papers and/or abstracts by 23 March 2015 (please note you can submit  papers anytime before this deadline) via email address All abstract and/or full papers must be prepared as per guidelines (see the link in the left-hade side). Please include the paper title, the name of author(s) and affiliation of the corresponding author, email address and the field/track of research in the paper itself. Papers which do not contain these information will not be considered for this conference.  If you want to publish your paper in our journal, you must send us full paper.  Time taken to inform the review outcome is about 5 days for abstract and 10-15 days for full papers. Authors needing long time for funding approval must send at least their abstract at least 2 months before the submission deadline.

Publication Opportunities and Best Paper Award

As per choice of the authors, abstract and/or full papers will be published by the World Business Institute in the refereed conference proceedings with ISBN and will be published electronically via a dedicated website, namely, which will be linked to Google Scholar.

In addition, attempts will be made, but not guaranteed, for publication of conference proceedings  via  Procedia Journal published by Elsevier ( which publishes world’s leading journals) subject to compliance to their editorial and editing requirements and payment of applicable  submission fees.  Please click on the link “About conference Proceedings”.

Best paper award will be announced soon after the conference and these papers will be published in peer reviewed and ranked international journals: Journal of Business and Policy Research, Global Economy and Finance Journal, Global Review of Accounting and Finance and Journal of Accounting, Finance and Economics and Journal of Business and Policy Research subject to the compliance to editorial policy of the respective journal. These ranked journals published by Zia World Press are indexed by Cabell’s Directory of USA, ERA and ABDC (Australian Business Dean Council)

Conference Materials, Feedings And Registration fees

There are several options for conference registration fees. The basic registration fee is US$500 for two days and it includes arrival, morning and after-noon break-foods, buffet lunch, conference bag, hard copy of the proceedings in each track via USB/pen-drive, conference program books and participation certificates. The last day of the conference is dedicated for research networking. Please see the registration fee schedule.

Research Networking Through Dubai Tour and Cruise Dinner

We have organized nearly day-long Dubai tour and Boat cruise  dinner on 22 April 2015 which will provide opportunities to interact with the international delegates in an informal setting to form collaborative relationship for increased research output. It costs S80 which includes visit to Dubai attractions and dinner on the boat during night. Please see the left-hand link for detail information

If you have any questions, please direct it to Ms. Nuha Jahan, Conference Administrator via


Last date for submitting abstracts or Full paper: 23 March 2015

Last date for full paper for proceedings and/or for Journal consideration: 10 April 2015

Last date for registration: 10 April 2015

Scientific  and Review Committee Members

Prof. A. Can Inci, Bryant University, USA.

Prof. Panagiotis Peter Tsigaris, Thompson Rivers University, Canada.

Prof. Dora Marinova, Curtin University, Australia.

Prof. Ming Yuan Li, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.

Prof. Rajkumar Varma, University of  Delware, USA.

Prof. Sae Woon Park, Changwon National University, South Korea.

Prof. Kyung-Chun, Mun, Truman State University, USA.


Prof. Jae-Seung, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea.

Prof. Maria Alberta Maia, University Institute, Portugal.

Prof. Yi-Chein Chiang, Feng Chia University, Taiwan.

Prof. Alicia Michelle Straughter, Capella University, U.S.A.

Prof. Rasoul Rezvanian, Northeastern Illinois University, USA.

Prof. Zuhairah Ariff Abd  Ghadas, University Sultan Zainal Abidin, Malaysia.

Prof. Akinola Fadahunsi, Ajman University of Sc. and Tec., United Arab Emirates.

Asso. Prof.  James Cotter, Wake Forest University, USA.

Asso. Prof.  Cao Jiang, Holy Family University, USA.

Asso. Prof.   Nishikant Mishra, Aberystwyth University, UK.

Asso. Prof.   Kantha Dayaram, Curtin University, Australia.

Assis. Prof. Liang Song, Michigan Technological University, USA.

Asso. Prof.  José-Luis C.-Sánchez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain.

Dr. David Edgar, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK.

Dr. Derek Pyne, Thompson Rivers University, Canada.

Dr. Elisa Backer, Federation University, Australia.

Dr. Bo Ouyang, Pennsylvania University, USA.

Dr. Chong Guan, SIM University, Singapore.

Dr. Davood Askarany, University of Auckland, New Zeland.

Dr. YAOWEN SHAN, University of Technology Sydney, Australia.

Dr. Mohobbot Ali, University of Canberra, Australia.

Dr. Peng Cheng, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China.

Dr. Taoufik BOURAOUI, ESC Rennes School of Business, France.