Annual Australian Business and Social Science Research Conference
Date: 26-27 September 2016
Venue: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Gold Coast, Australia
Submission Deadline: 29th August 2016
Registration Deadline: 16th September 2016



Manuscripts relating to all areas of Accounting, Banking, Finance, Economics, Management, Marketing, Education, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, Computer Science, Anthropology, Philosophy and Journalism are invited for the above international conference organized by Australian Social Sciences and Business Research Institute (ASSBRI). All submissions are double-blind peer-reviewed and accepted papers/abstracts will be published electronically and will be linked to Google Scholar. This conference is also supported by London Academic Research and Publications, London, UK.

Plenary Speaker: Professor Abu Wahid, Tennessee State University. USA.

Abu N. M. Wahid is a professor in the department of economics and finance, Tennessee State University, USA. He is the editor of the Journal of Developing Areas, a journal of international repute since 1966. Over the last several years, he has published SIX books as author, editor, and co-editor. In addition, he has made about sixty publications in the form of refereed journal articles and book chapters. He examined more than a dozen Ph.D. dissertations as external examiner for the universities of Australia, South Africa, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

   Submission Process and Notification of Acceptance :

Please send us either abstract or full paper directly via email address: by 29 August 2016. Please read and follow the link “Manuscript Submission Guidelines” in the menu bar provided on the website before you submit the paper. Review process takes about three days for abstract and a week for full paper and we would notify the acceptance as soon as review process is over. If you need to submit advance funding application to your organization, we suggest that you send us at least an abstract as soon as possible.

 Publication Opportunities:

Thomson Reuter and Scopus Indexed Journals: 

You will have the opportunity to publish your paper in following indexed journals:

a.    Journal of Management Science (indexed by Thomson Reuter)

b.    Banks and Banking System ( Indexed by Scopus)

c.    International Journal of Supply Chain Management (indexed by  Scopus)

Note: The editorial board of the respective journal 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.

Australian Business Deans Council’s Ranked Journals:

Outstanding papers will be selected for publication without any fee in the following international refereed journals ranked by Australian Business Dean Council (see  Journal of Business and Policy Research, World Journal of Management, Global Economy and Finance Journal, International Review of Business Research Papers, Global Review of Accounting and Finance. These journals are also indexed by EBSCO and Ulrichs Directory of USA and efforts are underway to get them indexed with Scopus and ISI.

Written Feedback on your Paper:

There are many business research conferences in the world and a very few organizers provide written feedback on your paper. But we deliver “Written Feedback on your paper” in the form of Paper Evaluation Report which will assist you to revise and improve your paper.

  Regular Presentation:

You will have up to 15 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for discussion. Please bring your presentation on a USB flash drive. Each presentation room will be equipped with a laptop and a screen for PowerPoint presentations.

Best Paper Awards, Certificates and Free Membership of ASSBRI:

Best papers in each track will be conferred by the Program Committee and all awardees will become Member of the Australian Social Sciences and Business Research Institute which will allow you to join our future conferences, seminars, workshop and training at a discounted rate. Certificate of presentation will be issued to all participants presenting their research papers. Certificate of chairing a session will be issued to chairs acknowledging their contribution in the conference.


Morning, afternoon tea/coffee and light foods plus two hot buffet lunch will be provided for 2 days as part of the basic registration fee.

 Important Dates and Deadlines

Deadline for Abstract and/or full paper Submission: 29 August 2016

Date of Notification of acceptance of abstract and or full paper:  Within a week

Registration Deadline:  16 September, 2016

Announcement of the Program: 23 September, 2016

 Further Enquiries: 

Please email Professor Shahidur Rahman, Conference Coordinator  via

Please click on the links provided on for more information.

 International Program  Committee Members:

 Professor Bob Clift, Former Dean, University of Melbourne, Australia

Professor Pieter Nel, Unitec Instutitute of Technology, New Zealand

Professor William Lim, York University, Canada

Professor Edward W.Sun, Kedge Business School, France

Professor Donna Anderson, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, USA

Professor Carlos Santos, Portuguese Catholic University, Portugal

Associate Prof. José-Luis Casado-Sánchez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Associate Prof. Lucyna Kornecki, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Associate Prof. A. F. M. Ataur Rahman, North South University, Bangladesh

Associate Prof. Mohammad Shariff, Global Uni of Sc and Technology, Kuwait

Dr. Yuming Cui, Waseda Univeristy, Japan

Dr. David Edgar, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

Dr. Elisa Backer, Federation University, Australia

Dr. Francisco Javier Andrades, University of Cadiz, Spain

Dr. Jun Chen    Auckland, University of Technology, New Zealand

Dr. Arash Najmaei Lonbani, Macquarie University, Australia

Dr. Ashfaq Khan, University of New England, Australia

Dr. PJ Byrne, Dublin City University, Ireland



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