GBATA 2023


Global Business and Technology Association, Prague, 12-14 Jul 2023; Deadline now 15 May


Author: N. Delener


Full papers, Research-in-Progress, Extended Abstracts, Workshops, Case Studies and Poster Presentations are invited for the

Global Business and Technology Association (GBATA) 24th Annual International Conference

Prague Marriott Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic from July 11th-July 14th, 2023

Submission Deadline: May 15th, 2023

Dear Colleague,

Due to requests from several participants, the submission deadline for the GBATA 24th Annual International Conference has been extended to May 15th, 2023. The event will be held organized around the theme of “Embracing the Positive Impact of Disruption in the Field of Futurism”. For more information including the Call for Papers, please visit

Keynote Speakers:

  • Helena Langšádlová (Minister of Science, Research, and Innovation for Government of Czech Republic)
  • Vladimír Hlavinka (CEO, TEDOM and Member of the Executive Committee, COGEN Europe)
  • Pavel Rastica (Partner, Czech Republic, Deloitte Central Europe)


  • Reception at Senate of Czech Republic with cultural program
  • Tour of National Museum

Professional and Career Development:

  • Research Paper Development Workshop sponsored by the Editors of the Scopus indexed Journal of Global Business and Technology (JGBAT)
  • Panel Session on Personal and Career Development of Junior Faculty
  • Opportunity to interact with scholars and industry experts from over 50 countries.

Conference submissions are double-blind reviewed using subject specialists selected for their expert knowledge. Accepted papers have the option to be published in the 2023 GBATA Readings Book (ISBN: 1-932917-19-5, Online ISSN 2471-6006). Participants will have access to presentations on publication opportunities by Editors of indexed journals. GBATA features cutting-edge work, encouraging multi-disciplinary and discipline-specific research.

Major sponsors are listed below:

  • Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
  • ESCP Europe, France
  • Khon Kaen University, Thailand
  • Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal
  • Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
  • Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
  • University of Richmond, U.S.A.
  • University of Wolverhampton Business School, U.K.
  • York College of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Best Paper Awards:

Winning papers will be recognized for their distinction at the conference and be considered for the double blind refereed Journal of Global Business and Technology (JGBAT), Print ISSN: 1553-5495, Online ISSN: 2616-2733. JGBAT is indexed in Scopus, Cabell’s International Journalytics, ProQuest including the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), and EBSCO including Academic Search. Several papers will be selected for Best Paper Awards.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could share this information with any colleagues or graduate students who may be interested.

Thank you, we look forward to receiving your manuscripts.

Best regards,

Prof. Dr. N. Delener
Dean, Graham School of Business
York College of Pennsylvania
Conference Chair, GBATA | Editor-in-Chief, JGBAT
Phone: (631) 662-1336, E-mail: