IFSAM2014 World Congress in Tokyo Call for Papers

The Program Committee of the IFSAM 2014 World Congress is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts.

Deadlines for Abstract Submission:
December 31, 2013
February 28, 2014 (JST)


  • Only abstract submissions received on or before December 31, 2013 will be considered.
  • All abstracts submitted for consideration will be subject to blind peer review.
  • The submission of an abstract represents a commitment to register and attend the Congress, present the work and engage in the question and answer session, if the abstract is accepted following the review process.
  • If your abstract will be accepted, please ensure that the designated presenter registers, pays the appropriate delegate fee and reserves accommodation.
  • Accepted abstracts will be scheduled for presentation in the Conference Program & Published in the Book of Abstracts and the Conference Proceedings.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Please read carefully the following submission guidelines prior to submitting an abstract:

  • All abstracts must be submitted via the congress website.
    (Click the "Abstract Submission" at the bottom of this page)
  • Abstracts submitted by FAX, mail or e-mail will NOT be accepted.
  • The first author must be corresponding author.
  • Abstracts must be written in English.
  • You may select either 1) Paper or 2) Poster presentation.
  • You must select ONE Thematic Track from the list to which you are submitting your abstract for consideration.
  • The Title should be no more than 30 words and the abstract should be no more than 1000 words.
  • The abstract should outline (a) the core topic/question being examined, (b) the theoretical backdrop/lens which has informed the work, (c) the research methodology employed, (d) the key findings, (e) the key conclusions, and (f) the implications of the work.
  • Tables and images are NOT allowed.
  • Modifications / cancellation can be made until the abstract submission deadline (December 31, 2013(UTC+9)).
  • In case of any modifications / cancellation of submitted abstracts, please log in with your ID(E-mail address) and password, and click on your abstract receipt number.
  • A confirmation e-mail will be sent to acknowledge receipt of your submission. Please contact the Abstract Desk by e-mail if you do not receive confirmation of your submission.

Thematic Tracks:

When submitting your abstract for consideration, please choose the Thematic Track most appropriate for your research. Please note the final classification will be made by the Program Committee.

Track 1 :Crisis Management
Track 2 :Research Methods
Track 3 :Management Education
Track 4 :Management History, Philosophy and Theory
Track 5 :International Management
Track 6 :Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability
Track 7 :Corporate Governance, Accounting and Managerial Control
Track 8 :Strategic Management
Track 9 :Organization Behavior and Organization Development
Track10 :Human Resource Management and Employment Relations
Track11 :Knowledge, Technology and Operations Management
Track12 :Marketing and Service Management
Track13 :Entrepreneurship and Small Business
Track14 :Public Sector and Non-profit Management
Track15 :Critical Management Studies

Contact for Abstract Submission Support

IFSAM 2014 World Congress
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Koshin Bldg.2F, 2-2 Kandanishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0054, Japan
Fax: +81-(0)3-5283-5952
E-mail: ifsam2014@convention.co.jp
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