7-8 Jul 2014 Nice (France)
As it becomes a tradition of Nice International Research Meetings since 2010, this 5th conference (IRMBAM-2014) aims at bringing together international scholars, practitioners and policymakers sharing interests in the broad fields of management science including banking and finance, business strategy, marketing, risk and insurance, accounting, logistics, and organizational studies. It also provides a forum for presenting new research results as well as discussing current and challenging issues of the world economy that scholars are trying to solve.
The IRMBAM-2014 Organizing Committee is very pleased to invite you to submit papers in accounting, management, banking and finance areas for presentation. Your contribution to the IRMBAM-2014 as a presenter, discussant, and track chair will be greatly appreciated.
From this year onwards, the IRM organizes, in addition to possibly special sessions, regular tracks of academic research in the following areas:
In addition, a "Getting Published Workshop" will be held on the second day of the conference. Our invited journal editors will take you through the process, including topic selection, preemption checking, and submission and publicaiton strategies.
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS (to be updated)
Gerard McElwee, Professor of Entrepreneurship, Sheffield Hallam University
Professor Gerard McElwee joined Sheffield Hallam University in 2012, having previously worked for Nottingham Trent University, the University of Lincoln and the University of Teesside. He is a visiting professor at the University of Vienna and is the Vice-President for Research for Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE). Gerard is the founding editor of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Gerard's research interests are in Rural Entrepreneurship, Illegal Enterprise, Farm Enterprise and Village Sustainability. Gerard is involved with a number of projects related to rural entrepreneurship. He has published over 70 articles on entrepreneurship and rural enterprise in a number of international journals including: Entrepreneurship & amp, Regional Development, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research, Journal of Small Business Management, Local Economy, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing, Sociologia Ruralis. Gerard works with rural businesses and is currently working on a Farm Sustainability project in Mexico. He has ran numerous programmes for Small Rural Business owners, New farm entrants and farmers. He is interested in working with businesses who want to grow, develop their entrepreneurial skills and create employment.
Sabri Boubaker, Groupe ESC Troyes en Champagne & University of Paris Est
Duc Khuong Nguyen, IPAG Business School & University Paris 1
Frédéric Teulon, IPAG Business School
SPECIAL ISSUES OF JOURNALS
A set of selected conference papers will be published in regular issues of the supporting journals. We express our sincere thanks to the journal editors for the trust they place in our upcoming conference.