Call for Papers



53rd International Business Research Conference


Conference Dates: 21-22 November, 2019
Location: Monash Conference Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Email Your Abstract or Full Paper:
Submission Deadline: 18 October, 2019
Registration Deadline: 4 November, 2019



Conference Theme: Research for Advancement





Abstracts and or full papers relating to all broad areas of Accounting, Banking, Finance, Economics, Management, Marketing, Information Systems and all other fields of business. This international conference is organized by Global Research Institute for Business Academics, Australia.


Manuscript Submission and Review Process:


Manuscripts (either full papers and/or abstracts) should be prepared as per guidelines (please see the link on the top of this website). Please include paper title, author title (such as Mr. Ms. Dr.), the name of author(s) and affiliation of the corresponding author, email address and the field/track of research. Please include this information in the paper itself. Papers which do not contain this information will not be considered for this conference. Please send all abstracts/full papers as Microsoft Word File. Please do not send abstracts/full papers as PDF files. If you want to publish your paper in one of the journals mentioned below, you must send us the full paper. Please note that you can send in your manuscript any time before the submission deadline (18 October, 2019). All submissions will be professionally blind reviewed and review outcome for each paper will be announced within declared time. It is highly recommended that those who require longer time for visa processing submit their manuscript as early as possible.



Publication As Proceeding Papers (Printed Book and Online)


You have the opportunity to publish either your abstract or full paper in the conference proceedings with ISBN. You will receive printed proceedings book at the start of the conference. Online proceedings will also be available.


Publication in International Journals:


The following journals are affiliated with this conference:  


  • Journal of Management Sciences (Indexed by Thomson Reuter).

  • Banks and Banking System (Indexed by Scopus). 

  • International Journal of Supply Chain Management (Indexed by Scopus).


Please note that the editorial board of the respective journals will independently consider high quality papers. You need to follow the journal’s policy. For example, while JMS does not charge any fee, BBS asks for submission fee.


Publication in International Journals Rated By ADRIJ


Outstanding papers will be considered for publication in the following journals ranked by the Australian Directory of Ranked International Journals (ADRIJ):


  • Global Review of Accounting and Finance (Ranked by ADRIJ as 3 Star).

  • World Journal of Management (Ranked BY ADRIJ as 3 Star).

  • Global Economy and Finance Journal (Ranked By ADRIJ as 4-Star).

This is subject to payment of paper processing fee and compliance to the review report that would be sent after the conference. Each of these journals has DOI number from Crossref of USA.

Written Feedback and Awards

Unlike all other conferences which are mostly predatory, we will provide extensive review report on your paper so that you can revise the paper to make your paper publishable in Scopus indexed or top ranked journals. This report will be prepared by the experts in the field and you need to allow at least three months to get such quality report. In order to get such a coveted report, you must send us your full paper either before or two weeks after the conference.

Best Paper Award

This award will be announced in each track and the winning papers will be published in any of the above ADRIJ-ranked journals without any fee and a certificate will also be issued. All awardees will be awarded Fellowship of the Global Research Institute for Business Academics which will allow you to receive discounts for future conferences and to serve in the International Scientific Committees.

Key Dates and Relevant Information:

Submission Deadline: 18 October, 2019.

Notification of Acceptance: Before 21 October, 2019.

Early Bird or Discounted Registration Deadline:  4 October, 2019.

Last day for Registration (full fee): 4 November , 2019


Email your Abstract or Full Paper:

Registration Fee: AUD $400 or US $280




Further Information:


Please click on the links provided on the top of this website for more information.

For further enquiries please contact Prof. Dr. Mohammad Hoque, Conference Coordinator, via



International Program Committee Members:


Professor Dr. John Okpara, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA.

Professor Dr. William Lim, York University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Nick Koumbiadis, Adelphi University, USA.

Professor Dr. James Healey, Point Park University, USA.

Professor Dr. Stuart Orr, Deakin University, Australia.

Professor Dr. Pieter Nel, Unitec New Zealand, New Zealand.

Professor Dr. Mazhar Islam, Florida A & M University, USA.

Professor Dr. Ravi Kiran, Thapar University, India.

Professor  Dr. Marisol Cen Caamal, Universidad Anahuac Mayab, Mexico.

Professor Dr. Carlos Santos, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Portugal.

Professor Dr. Sarath Nonis, Arkansan State University, USA.

Professor Dr. Uma Kumar, Carleton University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Peter Yannopoulos, Brock University, Canada.

Professor Dr. Alberto Pezzi, University Roma Tree, Italy.

Professor Dr. Mohiddin Othman, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia.

Professor Dr. Ming-Chang (Mike) Cheng, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan.

Professor Dr. Pbavakaran Sellamuthu, Universidad Del Norte, Columbia.

Professor Dr. Vittorio D’Amato, LIUC-Universita Cattaneo, Italy.