International Conference

 

Call for Papers

We aspire to make ASCENT 2018 as a forum for participants to discuss and exchange ideas, share experiences, present research findings and work in progress on issues related to the conference theme or that will have impact on highlighting issues and providing solutions on the current issues affecting business, IT and education.

As such, we invite scholars, practitioners and public at large to contribute complete, part complete or discussion papers on scholarly ideas, real business experiences, research results on the following (but not limited to) tracks to be presented in concurrent sessions:

  • Impacts on business, finance, accounting and human resource sectors of the economy at the operational, tactical and strategic levels of firms.
  • Economic, social and political repercussions on developing nations.
  • Education, Psychology and Teaching & Learning on developing future human assets and entrepreneurial talents.
  • Investments in Information Technology and Systems Management on Innovations on creativity and development of knowledge workers.
  • Methods, theoretical, ethical or practical issues related to a search for solutions
  • Genesis, dynamics and evolution of methods and issues of research
  • Analytics, tools, analytical methods and analysis of potential impacts

The Conference will be conducted in plenary and workshop format. The plenary sessions will feature prominent academics, captains of the industry and high ranking Government officials directly impacted by the events. Concurrent sessions will feature selected papers by academics, practitioners and scholars. Each session will start with brief presentations leading to extended open discussion. Each session will be led by an experienced practitioners / academics. The aims are to discuss ideas, deliberate issues and suggest improvements to address relevant issues related to the conference theme.