14th ISBITM Conference

The 14th International Conference on Business Innovation and Technology Management (Phuket, Thailand)

Call For Paper (Flyer)(One page program)(Session program)

The conference aims to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas on the latest international business innovation developments in the field of management among researchers and practitioners in universities and industries, and to seek opportunities for collaboration among the participants. The conference is also expected to foster networking, collaboration and joint effort among the conference participants to advance the theory and practice as well as to identify major trends in eco- innovation and sustainable supply chain management. The ISBITM conferences have been very successful in attracting participations from all over the world. Currently, there are European BITM, African BITM and Asia Pacific BITM for our regional development.

The main theme is Eco- Innovation and Sustainable supply chain management 


Organizers

  • International Society for Business Innovation and Technology Management
  • Asia Pacific Business Innovation and Technology Management
  • Faculty of Economics, Thammasat University, Thailand
  • Faculty of Environment and resources, Mahidol University, Thailand
  • RMUTR, Thailand
  • De La Salle University, Philippines
  • Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • University of Derby, UK 

Plenary Speakers (to be invited)

Prof. Dr. (Jackie) Ming Lang Tseng, Lunghwa University of S&T

Dr. Stefanos Fotiou, UNEP Senior Regional Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Ming Lim, Derby University, President of European BITM Society


Important Dates

Submission of Abstract/Full Paper Apr. 30, 2014 (extended)
Notification of Abstract Acceptance (starting) Jan. 20, 2014
Registration of Authors (Early bird) Jan. 20–Feb. 28, 2014
Conference Dates May  16-18, 2014

Regular Papers Submission

Authors should electronically submit full paper in MS WORD document, 5 pages (two columns fort 10 including pictures and diagrams) through ISBITM website or email to isbitm@hotmail.com. The first page of the paper must contain the titles, names and affiliations of the authors, email address, and four keywords/phrases. Please identify the corresponding author giving full contact information including email address. Please follow the conference FORMAT (to be attached).


Invited Sessions

The Programme Committee also solicits proposals for invited sessions within the technical scope of the conference. Each proposal for an invited session should describe the theme and scope of the proposed session and how the papers form a cohesive set that complement the session topic. One session typically contains six (6) papers. The proposal must contain the title and the theme of the session and a list of paper titles, names and email addresses of the corresponding authors. Session proposals must be submitted to isbitm@hotmail.com. Invited sessions are addressed to Ming-Lang Tseng.


Proceedings

All papers submitted in the conference will undergo rigid peer review process. Only excellent papers that will pass the review process will be accepted and published in the ISBITM journals and book of abstracts. Electronic copy of the proceedings in USB will be provided at the conference (Proceedings with ISSN).


Publishers

Excellent papers accepted and presented in this conference will be reviewed and recommended for publication in the following journals: Journal of Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers; Journal of APBITM; Progress of BITM and others.


Note

Regular registration fees for authors or delegates include a copy of conference proceedings, full paper CD/USB, lunches, coffee break snacks, gala dinner and souvenir.

Student registration includes a copy of conference proceedings, full paper CD/USB, lunches, coffee break snacks and souvenir (gala dinner is not included). The gala dinner coupons are available in  registration area or additional order online.

Each paper must have at least one registration and one paper for one registration only!


Patong Beach, Phuket (Hotel reservation Form)

Located on the west coast, Patong Beach is the most popular beach in Phuket. This two-kilometre-long beach offers everything from water sports and massages to food and drinks. The nightlife selection is infinite, including the famous Soi Bangla with its numerous bars, neon lights, and night clubs; dining along cliff-side restaurants with views of the coast, or at the two Thai food courts on Rat-U-Thit Road. The beach transforms into a night bazaar nightly, packed with colorful stalls selling beach wears and leather goods.

  

  


Cancellation/Refund Policy (inclusive of any situations):
  • Cancellations made three (3) months or earlier before the event will receive a full refund, less a US$150 administration fee.
  • Cancellations made two (2) months before the event will receive a full refund, less a US$250 administration fee.
  • No refunds will be granted within 2 months prior to the event. NO EXCEPTIONS. No-shows will not be eligible for refunds.

Topic of interests

  • Business Operations Research
  • Management Science
  • Innovative e-commerce
  • Innovation Management
  • Technology Management
  • Green Management
  • Sustainability Management
  • Sustainable Innovation
  • Eco-innovation
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Green Supply Chain Management

Price List

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