International Academy of Business
Conference Dates: October 24-26, 2019 Location: Washington DC, USA
Submission Deadlines: September 30, 2019 Registration Fee: $300

Theme: “Pluralism, Competitiveness, Education, Technology and Tourism Issues”


September 30, 2019 – Paper submission

October 24-26, 2019 – Paper presentation at the conference

December 31, 2019 – completed/ revised papers

March 2020 – submission for printing of special issue.

You are invited to submit a paper for presentation at the upcoming Annual Conference of the International Academy of Business to be held during October 18-20, 2019 in Washington, D.C.Papers on all business, technology and education related issues are invited for the conference.

Track 1: Pluralism in Economics: Religious Pluralism and Social Diversity

Track Chair – Dr. Narendra Rustagi, Howard University,

Track 2: Education, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Track Chair – Dr. Anandi Sahu, Oakland University,

Track 3: Global Financial Issues

Track Chair –  Dr. Chinedu B. Ezirim, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria,

Track 4: Hospitality and Tourism 

Track Chair – Dr. Lavkush Mishra, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, Agra, India,

Track 5: Information Systems and Digital Society

Track Chair – Dr. Cathrine Linnes, Østfold University College, Norway,

Track 6: Emerging Management and Innovation Practices for the Academic and Management Industry Leaders

Track Chair – Dr. Robin Butler, Coppin State University,

To register for the conference and submit your paper: Click on Register for Conference

I also request you to sign up on the International education group conference page on LinkedIn.

All papers presented at the conference will be published (at authors’ discretion) in the proceedings volume of the International Academy of Business Review, and would also be considered for publication in the following refereed publications:

International Journal of Economics and Business (ISSN: 1948-5166)
American Journal of Information Technology (ISSN: 1943-7498)
Journal of Innovative Education Strategies (ISSN: 1555-5429)
International Academy of Business Review (ISSN: 2332-8398)

Abstract/ Paper Submission
What to submit: You can submit a one-page abstract or completed paper in any business area: Pluralism, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, IT, MIS, Organisational Behavior, Hospitality and Tourism,Business Education, etc.

Please submit your paper as a MS Word attachment, using the submission form. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Executive Director Dr. Narendra Rustagi.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Narendra K. Rustagi, Ph.D.
Howard University School of Business
Washington, D.C. 20059
Cell: (207) 333-7139

Chinedu B. Ezirim, Ph.D.
University of Port Harcourt
East-West Road P. M. B. 5323,
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Cell: (207) 333-7139

Early Submission and Registration is encouraged.

Further, if you would like to organize a session or have a question regarding the conference, please use the form below, or email your query to