Business & Management


International Conference on Business & Management, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, 9-10 Jan 2008; Deadline 15 Sep 2007

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, 9-10 January 2008

Organized by the
Faculty of Business, Economics & Policy Studies
Universiti Brunei Darussalam

Conference Theme

Creating Competitive Advantage in The Global Economy

Conference Dates

Submission deadline (extended abstract): 15 September 2007
Notification of acceptance: 15 October 2007
Camera-ready papers deadline: 1 November 2007
Conference: 9-10 January 2008

Global competition, rapid technological advancement and innovations necessitate constant development of new and improved products and services as well as a search for and development of new forms of business operations and management. We are also faced with the problem of how to successfully and efficiently manage all of these changes from the entrepreneurial, managerial, technical, economic and financial aspects.

Paper Presentations

Papers for presentation and possible publication in the proceedings are invited from all business, management and economics disciplines. Although the conference theme is "Creating Competitive Advantage In The Global Economy”, papers on any topic within the broad, general areas of business and management will be considered. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Business Process Management
  • Knowledge Management/ Human Capital
  • Managing IT & E-business/E-Commerce
  • Change Management
  • Operations Management
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Small Medium Enterprises and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management
  • Strategies for small states
  • Sustainable development
  • Tourism Management
  • Virtual Organizations Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • Management of Halal Hub

Conference Paper Submission

Extended abstract of 1000 words if PDF or RTF format must be submitted electronically via the conference website or by sending email to

All submissions must be received no later than 15 September 2007.

Papers must be written in English. Papers must be original contributions that have not been published previously, nor already submitted to other conferences/journals in parallel with this conference. The length of the paper should not exceed 15 pages. Final version of papers should be formatted in PDF. The title page must contain a short abstract.

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Selected papers will be published in our journal. For each accepted paper, at least one author should register for the conference and plan to present the paper.


Early Bird fee (2 months before) is BND 250/USD 175
Normal Registration fee (1 month before) is BND 300 /USD 210
Student fee is BND 50/USD 35

Conference Venue: Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam