FAQ

       Frequently Asked Questions

What is the deadline for paper submission?

Please refer to Important Dates:

Abstract 1st June 2020
Notification of acceptance 20th June 2020
Full Paper Submission 6th July 2020
Final Full Paper acceptance 16th July 2020
Early Bird Deadline 6th July 2020
Submission of camera-ready paper 10th August
Payment deadline (proof of payment) (for the paper to be included in conference proceedings) 10th August
Conference Date 7 – 8 October 2020

Is it possible to extend the deadline for submitting the papers?

It would be extended in the case of receiving a large number of applications. Otherwise, it is impossible.

Where will the conference be held?

The conference will be held at Olive Tree Hotel Penang, Malaysia.

     

      How many days does it take to be in Penang?

     

       This conference will take two days. However, you can stay in Penang concerning your tour and interest.

Am I obliged to follow the paper-submission format? 

Yes, you must follow the paper-submission format, you can find and download the template under paper submission.

Can I send my paper via the conference email?

No, you must send your paper via the confbay system. The emailed papers will not be reviewed.

Should I send my paper along with the abstract?

Yes, you can send your paper along with the abstract to be included in the conference proceedings.

Should I put Malay abstract in my paper?

No, Malay abstract is not required, the language of the conference is in English.

My paper is concerning…., can I send my paper to the conference?

Please refer to the conference tracks on the website. The following list covers some of the topics to be presented at the conference. We also welcome papers on other subjects related to the conference objectives.

  • Sustainable Accounting and Governance
  • Financial Research for Emerging Sustainable Markets
  • Innovation in Operations Management/Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Social Innovation and Sustainability
  • Global Strategies and Organisational Behaviour
  • Green Marketing and Responsible Consumerism
  • Human Values, Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Digital Business/Economy
  • New concepts in Innovation
  • Case studies on sustainable innovation
  • Climate Change Management
  • Disaster and Crisis Management
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Environmental Policies & Governance
  • All business and management area related to sustainability and innovation

When will the result of reviewing papers be announced?

The reviewing result will be announced within 7 -15 business days after sending the paper.

How much does the conference registration fees?

Please refer to Conference Fees:

Registration Conference Fee
Local International
Early bird  RM 990 USD 280
Student  RM 990 USD 300
Regular fee    RM 1,100 USD 300
Virtual Presentation RM 600 USD 150
Participant RM 650 USD 165
  • Fees include lunch, coffee breaks, conference kit, certificate, attendance at all sessions.

How can we present our papers at the conference?

Presenting papers can be in two forms: Oral presentation and Virtual Presentation.

Would the conference papers be published?

All accepted papers will be published in one of the MyCite peer-reviewed international journals as below:
International Journal of Business and Technology Management (e-ISSN: 2682-7646)
International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering Innovation (e-ISSN: 2682-8499)
International Journal of Advanced Research in Economics and Finance (e-ISSN: 2682-812X)
International Journal of Advanced Research in Education and Society (e-ISSN: 2682-8138)
International Journal of Advanced Research in Islamic and Humanities (e-ISSN: 2682-8332)
International Journal of Advanced Research in Technology and Innovation (e-ISSN: 2682-8324)
Asian Journal of Law and Governance (e-ISSN: 2710-5849)
Asian Journal of Behavioural Sciences (e-ISSN: 2710-5865)
Asian Journal of Arts, Culture and Tourism (e-ISSN: 2710-5830)
Asian Journal of Accounting and Finance (e-ISSB: 2710-5865)
Asian Journal of Research in Business and Management (e-ISSN: 2682-8510)
Asian Journal of Research in Education and Social Sciences (e-ISSN: 2682-8502)
Best papers that meet criteria and have the merits for publication in high index journals will be selected for submission to SCOPUS/ERA indexed journals. Selected papers are subject to the double-blind peer-review process and the final decision on publication will be decided by the editorial committee of the journals.
Collaborating journals:

  1. Asian Academy of Management Journal (Scopus)
  2. International Journal of Sustainable Strategic Management (ERA)
  3. Capital Market Review (MyJurnal)
  4. Asian Academy Management Journal of Accounting and Finance (Scopus)
  5. International Journal of Industrial Management (indexing in Mycite)
  6. Journal of Governance and Integrity (indexing in Mycite)

What is the duration of time from the first submission to the final publication date?

Papers will be published in 60 days after the final acceptance of the Camera-Ready version. However, this is subject to the review process and the author's response to the reviewer's comments.

What format should I use for the citation and the reference list?
Authors are required to use APA 6 citation format.

Would a conceptual paper be accepted?
Yes