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IMSR 2017

2nd Online International Conference on Innovation in Management Studies & Research (IMSR 2017) on 15th April 2017 is International online conference being organized full online on mobile friendly platforms.

The aim of IMSR 2017 is to generate innovative ideas from the collective effort of teachers, technocrats, researchers, and practitioners to explore their innovative ideas through interdisciplinary or individual work for better future of the society.
Among the other objective of the conference one is important that to encourage practitioners to join the mainstream of learning system and youngsters to indulge in practical application of innovative ideas; hence their research paper get special attention.
Delegates, judges, media, industry will attend online conference from their home/office/library/cyber cafe using our latest technology.

IMSR 2017 is mobile platform ready research conference and anybody can attend from their smart phones, tab and computer by following given URL.

Why Online IMSR 2017

  • Save money on travelling and accommodation.
  • Save time by presenting and attending your paper online form your home, office, library or cyber cafe.
  • Papers will be published in high impact International Journals and Proceedings of the Conference will be published by GIAP Journals in ISBN Google e-book in Research Notes Series (RNS).
  • It will also be indexed in Google Scholar, Google Books, Researchgate, DOAJ. This proceeding will be sent to Proquest, Thomson Reuters, TJDB and other international databases for review and abstracting.
  • Participation Certificate and payment e-receipt will be sent to all participants just after conference. Best papers will be given merit certificate.
  • Experience latest online presentation technology on mobile, tab or computer.
  • Free training to delegates.

Modus Operandi

  • Online conference on 11th November  2017
  • Delegates and invited speakers need to download latest version of Zoom software for laptop or smart phones or tab from following URL http://zoom.us/download#mobile_app
  • Its free version for delegates. GIAP uses its licensed version.
  • After registration, GIAP will share conference password in mail. This password needs to be used to attend the conference. After joining the conference, delegates need to follow instructions given by moderator.
  • Delegates need to use 3G or 4G internet connection or high speed WIFI or broadband connection to join conference.
  • Also it is advisable to use earphone and wired speakers for better audio experience.

How to join online conference on Zoom

Call for Papers

Original research / review papers are invited from faculties, researchers, executives, corporates, policy makers under following (but not limited to) themes and sub-themes.

Best practices in industries
Behavioral Finance
Consumer Behavior
Financial Management
Management information systems
Entrepreneurship & Development
Management of Healthcare
International Business
Human Resource Management
Islamic Banking and Finance
Knowledge management
Merger & Acquisition
Leadership
Services Sector
Management of Social Issues
Social Entrepreneurship
Technology & Innovation and relevant topics
Insurance Banking
ERP, CSR, CRM
Project management
Critical Management Studies
Logistics and supply chain management
Organizational Studies
Strategic Management
Other management related topics and themes

Organizing Committee

Dr Firdouse R Khan

Sohar University, Oman

Dr Siti Othman Suriani

Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia

Samuel Sheng-Wen Tseng,

National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan

Dr Jessica Ong

National Defence University, Malaysia

Dr Priy Brat Dwivedi

Caledonian College of Engineering, Oman

Dr Balamurugan

Oman College of Management & Technology, Oman

Executive Committee

Ms. Jayashree

Oman Tourism College, Muscat

Dr. Davoud Nikbin

Sohar University, Oman

Syed Nasrullah

Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz University, KSA

Dr. Balaji

CAS, Ibri

Dr. Maria Teresa Matriano

Middle East College, Oman

Dr. Karthick

OCMT, Oman

Prof. Syed Zafrullah

New College, India

Dr. Harwant Singh Chaabra

Manipal, India

Dr Anurag Agarwal

SSPG College, Shahjahanpur, India

Author Guidelines

Papers should be original contributions and must not be under consideration for publication with any other journals at the same time. Full papers must contain the following:

  • Title of the paper
  • Name(s) and affiliation(s) of the author(s)
  • Abstract (200–250 words) and
  • Keywords (3–5 keywords, organised alphabetically).

The main text must include:

  • An introduction
  • Research problem
  • Review of the relevant literature
  • Methodology
  • data analysis and
  • conclusion

Authors should be willing to supply the reviewers with access to any data, image and calculations they may request during the review process. Papers should be in MS Word file format and submitted electronically to the Editorial Panel.

Authors are fully responsible for obtaining permissions and clearing any copyright issues relating to the content of their submissions. Each submission will be reviewed by two anonymous reviewers with expertise in the relevant field.

Copyright Transfer

Editorial board recommends authors to send only plagiarism free high quality article for publication in GIAP Journals. We have zero tolerance policy towards plagiarism and improper referencing. It is responsibility of respected authors to ensure their article is not infringing copyright of works of other researchers. All authors are requested to download copyright transfer form and mail to us after filling, signing and scanning.

Submit your article through

https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=amsco2k17

Ethics

AUTHORS ETHICS

  • Submitted manuscripts must be the original work of the author(s) and only unpublished manuscripts should be submitted.
  • Any conflict of interest must be clearly stated.
  • The sources of data used in the development of the manuscript must be acknowledged properly.
  • The paper is sent to the author prior to printing. For mistakes in paper the authors will be held responsible.
  • Authors must be noted that all manuscripts will be checked by Plagiarism Scanner Software.

REVIEWER’S ETHICS

  • That all manuscripts are reviewed in fairness based on the intellectual content of the paper regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, religion, citizenry nor political values of author(s).
  • That any observed conflict of interest during the review process must be communicated to the Editor.
  • That all information pertaining to the manuscript is kept confidential.
  • That any information that may be the reason for the rejection of publication of a manuscript must be communicated to the Editor.

EDITOR’S ETHICS

  • That all manuscripts are evaluated in fairness based on the intellectual content of the paper regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, religion, citizenry nor political values of authors.
  • That information pertaining manuscripts are kept confidential.
  • That any observed conflict of interest pertaining manuscripts must be disclosed.
  • The Editorial Board takes responsibility for making publication decisions for submitted manuscripts based on the reviewer’s evaluation of the manuscript.

PUBLICATION MALPRACTICE

  • Before and after publication, If any manuscript is found plagiarized, infringing intellectual rights of any author’s work etc it will be removed from journal and author will be blacklisted from our journal system. Also he/she has to bear the legal action started by original author / owner.

Best Paper Award

IMSR recognises outstanding contributions to research. There are four Best Papers awards for four streams. Best Papers are judged both on the merits of the written document and on the quality of their presentation at the conference. The awards serve to acknowledge the authors who receive them as leading researchers in Business, Education, ICT and Social Sciences. The awards also provide an incentive to authors to produce high-quality papers and present them in a lucid and compelling manner.
IMSR Best Paper Award recipients are selected through a two step process. The first step is a review of the full-length papers accepted for the conference. Review committee members of the conference rank these papers according to quality, relevance and originality, to determine the finalists for each award category. While selection as a finalist for IMSR Best Paper Award is a notable achievement in itself, winners are then chosen from the finalists, according to the quality of their presentations. Presentation quality is judged according to the juries feedback collected at the conference.

Publications

  • All selected articles will be published in peer-reviewed, online, highly renowned International Journal of Management, Innovation & Entrepreneurial Research (IJMIER) [eISSN 2395-7662]. IJMIER is indexed in Index Copernicus (ICV 50.48), Cross Ref, Google Scholar, Academia Edu, JIF
  • Proceedings of the Conference will be published by GIAP Journals in ISBN Google e-book in Research Notes Series (RNS).
  • It will also be indexed in Google Scholar, Google Books, Researchgate, DOAJ.
  • This proceeding will be sent to Proquest, Thomson Reuters, TJDB and other international databases for review and abstracting.

Sponsorship

GIAP Journals always welcomes any kind of sponsorship. GIAP believes that it is a great opportunity for sponsors to enhance their visibility and to reach academics, researchers, consultants and members of the business community from around the world. In our 7th online conference, IMSR 2017 we are expecting delegates from around 10 countries. GIAP strongly encourages potential sponsors to participate in IMSR 2017 for the excellent exposure their organisations will receive. The number of contributions necessary to become a sponsor is negotiable.

GIAP offers three different types of sponsoring opportunities as follows:

GOLD Sponsorship

Special Session in Program:

  • A 15-minute special session in front of the full audience to explain your organisation’s unique characteristics.

Branding:

  • The logo of your organisation will be displayed on all IMSR-2017 websites, newsletters, on the book of Proceedings and certificates.

Press Release:

  • A press release, announcing your participation, will be sent to all IMSR-2017 media and analyst contacts.

E-Newsletters:

  • Presentations will be featured in multiple e-Newsletters distributed to the GIAP Community.

SILVER Sponsorship

Special Session in Program:

  • A 10-minute Technical Partnership presentation focused on corporate technical interests.

Branding:

  • The logo of your organisation will be displayed on all IMSR-2017 websites, newsletters, on the book of Proceedings.

Press Release:

  • A press release, announcing your participation, will be sent to all IMSR-2017 media and analyst contacts.

BRONZE Sponsorship

Branding:

  • The logo of your organisation will be displayed on all IMSR-2017 websites, newsletters, on the book of Proceedings.

Press Release:

  • A press release, announcing your participation, will be sent to all IMSR-2017 media and analyst contacts.

E-newsletters:

  • Presentations will be featured in multiple e-Newsletters distributed to the GIAP Community.

Certificate:

Kindly send your sponsorship proposal to enquiry@giapjournals.com

Registration Fees

The registration fee for IMSR 2017 is as follows. This fee includes following:

  • Publication of the article in the journal IJMIER and conference proceedings.
  • Entry to all technical sessions, panel discussion and related pre and post conference events.
  • Opportunity to review international quality research articles. Individual certificates will be given to reviewers.
  • Certificate of presentation to lead author and two co-authors.
  • Free copy of the journal, Proceeding and other conference materials.
  • Opportunity to win Best Paper Award.
  • Publicity in electronic, print and social media (if the author agrees).
Category Conference Fees (USD)* Timeline
Corporate Researcher 150 06th April 2017
Faculty Researchers 100 06th April 2017
UG / PG researchers 50 06th April 2017
Audiences 20 06th April 2017

*GIAP Center for Research & Innovation (GCRI) Conference attendance grant is available for developing and low-income countries delegates on the case-to-case basis. Delegates can apply for the grant only after their paper is accepted. For the grant, the delegate may write to imsrcon@gmail.com with his/her case with solid reasons.

How to Pay the Fees?

  • Authors having Indian debit/credit card or bank account can pay the fee by using online payment tool at https://www.payumoney.com/paybypayumoney/#/5620
  • NEFT transfer in following account and mail the (scanned) receipt to imsrcon@gmail.com
    • Bank Name: Central Bank of India
    • Account Name: Gyandhara International Academic Publications
    • Account Number: 3221446180
    • IFSC Code: CBIN0281621
    • Beneficiary phone no +91 8828061724
    • Branch : Juhu Vile Parle (West), Mumbai, 400056, India
  • Cash Deposit into any branch of Central Bank of India (using above mentioned details) and mail the scanned receipt with full details of author on publications.giap@gmail.com
  • Foreign nationals can pay through their direct bank transfer to above bank account.
  • Contact us at imsrcon@gmail.com if you need any assistance in payment.

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Main Themes

  • Protected Areas and Tourism
  • Urban Tourism and Cultural Heritage
  • GIS Applications in Tourism
  • Hospitality, tourism management and marketing
  • Destination marketing and management
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Tourism and environment
  • Tourism planning and regional development
  • Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality
  • New types of Tourism (Dark/ Grief Tourism, Event Tourism, Film Tourism etc.)
  • Animation in Tourism
  • Hunting Tourism

Sub Themes

  • Climate change and tourism
  • Community involvement in tourism development
  • Consumer behavior in hospitality and tourism
  • Crisis and tourism
  • Destination marketing and management
  • Distribution systems and distribution strategies
  • Education and training in tourism and hospitality
  • Electronic marketing and e-commerce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Equality, gender and diversity issues in tourism organizations
  • Ethical concerns in marketing and management
  • Financial management
  • Food service marketing and management
  • Future trends in the hospitality and tourism marketing and management
  • GIS applications in tourism
  • Health and wellness tourism
  • Hospitality and tourism information systems
  • Hospitality and tourism management
  • Hospitality and tourism marketing
  • Hospitality and tourism operations
  • Hospitality and tourism product development and management
  • Human resource strategies and operations for tourism and hospitality industry
  • Human resources
  • International issues and cross-cultural research
  • New theoretical perspectives on human resource management
  • Niche tourism
  • Operational management
  • Organizational buying behavior
  • Organizational theory and tourism research
  • Protected areas and tourism,
  • Research and innovations in hospitality marketing and management
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises in tourism and hospitality
  • Special interest tourism marketing and management
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Technology and competitiveness
  • Technology and management
  • Tourism and environment
  • Tourism and urban planning
  • Tourism planning and regional development
  • Types of tourism and sustainability
  • Urban tourism and cultural heritage