GLOBAL DIGITAL BUSINESS SOCIETY
Call for Papers
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MANAGEMENT OF SERVICES AND TECHNOLOGY
CO-SPONSORED AND HELD AT
SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY OF FINANCE AND ECONOMICS, CHENGDU, SICHUAN, P.R. CHINA
During OCTOBER 22-24, 2010
Conference Co-Chairs: Professor Xiao Ma, Vice President of Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Rajendar K. Garg, Professor of Marketing, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA
Organizing Committee Chair: Dejun Cao, Professor and Vice Dean, School of International Business, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Asia Pacific Chair: Fuqiang Nie, Professor and Executive Dean, School of Economic Information and Engineering, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Conference Theme, Nature and Scope
The conference will specifically entertain papers dealing with applications and management issues in China and other transitional economies where businesses are continually expanding technological operations and services.
Specifically, the conference will have the following tracks:
Digital Business Applications and Management Issues in China
IT Enabled Services, E-Services, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services, etc.
E-Business Strategies and Models
E-Learning Issues and Strategies
E-Marketing Issues and Strategies
Supply Chain Management
Global Best Business Practices and Change Management
Knowledge Management, Networking/Communities of Practice
Customer Relationship Management
ERP and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) for better service performance
RFID Technology Integration and Applications
IT Enabled Services, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), and Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO), etc.
Global IT Strategy and Management Innovations
E-Commerce and Internet Marketing, EC Strategies, Service Models, and other EC issues
Emerging Business Models and Practices
Balance Score Card and Performance Measures.
E-Learning Issues and Strategies
Other issues related to Digital Technology Integration and Applications
Other issues related to Chinese Economy and Management
Doctoral Dissertation Research/Research in Progress
In preparing your papers, please follow Author Guidelines link. Submission and review process will be handled electronically. Please make your submission as one MSWord or RTF file. Include all figures and tables in relevant places in the text. The title page should indicate the title, author affiliations including telephone, fax and email, in case of multiple authors corresponding author details should be clearly identified. All submissions will be double blind peer reviewed.
Please note that by submitting a paper to this conference, you (the authors) agree and give consent to the publication of the paper in the conference proceedings or in any other form deemed appropriate by GDBS if the paper is accepted by GDBS for presentation at the conference. If the paper is accepted by GDBS, at least one of the author(s) must attend the conference and present the paper. This is a commitment on the part of the authors.
Delegates** $300 $350 $400
Delegates from China (To be announced later)
International delegates (from outside the United States must make a written commitment to register and attend the conference, if their paper is accepted for the conference presentation.)
(Registration fee covers: registration fee, coffee breaks, conference materials and venue costs for the conference.)
There will be a 50% discount for the International delegate Ph.D. graduate Students on the registration fee. Please send a copy of your student ID along with your registration form.
Registration fee will need to be paid after your paper has been accepted. Please visit the Registration Info page on our website.