International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Business & Economics (ICCIBE), Tokat-Turkey

July 14-15, 2018

Conference Theme:

The International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Business & Economics (ICCIBE) is one of the most reputable international business and economics events,organized by six leading universities from Turkey, Pakistan, Indonesia, Macedonia and Uganda. Appealing to outstanding researchers across the globe, the conference offers a friendly, supportive environment for feedback, exchange of ideas, and to find inspiration. The conference aims to create a forum for people from different academic backgrounds to interact and present their research. Moreover, the conference generates the possibility for the publication of research papers in indexed and organized journals. The conference will provide a platform for debate on issues and challenges of the aforementioned fields;hence, supporting discussions on strategies that will accelerate worldwide growth and economic recovery alongside evolution of technology and scientific research.

Conference Tracks:

International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Business & Economics (ICCIBE), Tokat-Turkey covers the following tracks.

Track 1: Economics

  • Islamic Economics
  • Global Economic Crisis
  • General Economics
  • International Development
  • Economic Development and Policy
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomic Issues
  • Monetary Economics
  • Unemployment Inflation
  • Monetary and Fiscal Policies
  • Public Taxation, Poverty Alleviation
  • Resource Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Development economics
  • Microfinance
  • Labour Market Reform and Poverty
  • Poverty, Inequality and Economic Growth
  • Economic Reforms for Productivity, Innovation, and Growth
  • Industrial Economics and any other related area

Track 2: Business Studies

Track 2.1 Accounting

Management Accounting, Financial Accounting, Business Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Auditing and Assurance, Accounting Process and Systems, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Accounting and Financial Modeling, International Accounting, Cost Accounting, Accounting for Derivatives, Forensic Accounting and any other related area

Track 2.2 Banking

Islamic Banking & Finance, Credit Crunch & Bank Collapse, International Banking, Bank Lending, Bank Management, Commercial lending, Banking Law, Banking and Financial Services Marketing, Micro Financing, SME’s Financing, Regulatory Issues in Banking and any other related area.

Track 2.3 Finance

Islamic Finance, Global Financial Crisis, Corporate Finance, Corporate Treasury Management, Personal Finance,Derivatives Market and Products, Financial Institutions, Options, Futures and Swaps, Financial Engineering, Stock markets, Bond Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Restructuring, Capital Budgeting and Projects Financing and any other related area.

Track 2.4 Management/HR

Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Leadership, Strategic Management, Strategic Human Resource Management, Managing People and Organization, Managing Change, International Business, Management of Small Business, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Development, Management Science, Operations Management, Business Dynamics, Strategic Policy and Entrepreneurship, Managing Multinational Enterprise, Environmental Management, Public Institutions Management, Governance, Supply Chain Management, Hospitability Industry Management, Contemporary Issues in Management, and all other Management areas.

Track 2.5 Marketing

Fundamentals of Marketing, Assessing Marketing Performance, International Marketing, Marketing Research, New Product Development, Marketing Strategy, Service Marketing, Merchandise Planning and Control, International Retaining, Buyer Behavior, Contemporary Issues in Marketing, and all other market related topics

Track 2.6 Other Business Related Subjects

Business Statistics, Business Ethics, Business Law and all other business related areas

Track 3: Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Key challenges faced by entrepreneurs
  • Enterprise sustainability and growth barriers
  • Gender, technology and entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and creativity in the entrepreneurial lifecycle
  • Government and entrepreneurship: partnership, support and regulations
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • New Venture growth and international entrepreneurship
  • Strategy and organization in SMEs
  • Qualitative methods for research in entrepreneurship and SMEs
  • Models of innovation

Important Dates:

Call for Papers
Last Date for Submission (Full Papers Only) Extended June 06, 2018
Notification of Acceptance
Within one week of receipt of Manuscript
Camera Ready Papers  June 11, 2018
Fee Submission Deadline June 11, 2018
Conference Dates July 14-15, 2018

Paper Submission:

Prospective authors can submit either a full paper or only an abstract through Easychair using the following link:

All papers must be original and should not have been previously accepted in any journal or under consideration for publication elsewhere. The total number of pages of the paper for the conference should not exceed 10. However, for publication in journal, the limit for pages is 8000 words. Camera ready Papers must be sent in doc. format to The paper must be written in English.

The abstract, in the case of submitting only an abstract, should be at least 1 page.
Papers for the presentation at the conference will be selected through double blind review process.

Conference Proceedings:

All presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings under an ISBN number.

Publication Opportunity:

Papers presented in the conference shall be considered for publication in the Business & Economic Review. The Business & Economic Review (B&ER), ISSN 2519-1233 (Online), ISSN 2074-1693 (Print), is a quarterly publication of the Institute of Management Sciences Peshawar, Pakistan ​ with issues published in March, June, September, and December. B&ER is recognized in “Y” category by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. The B&ER is devoted to the publication of papers that advance knowledge of the practical and theoretical aspects of business and economics.
B&ER is indexed by the following agencies:

  • EconLit
  • Gale – Cengage Learning
  • Cross Ref
  • JournalSeeks
  • Genamics
  • Index Copernicus
  • ProQuest’s Ulrich
  • Scientific Indexing Services (SIS)

Conference Chair

Dr. Kubilay Ozyer
Associate Professor
Gaziosmanpaşa University, Tokat, Turkey

Conference Co-Chairs

Dr. Farzand Ali Jan
Cecos University, Peshawar, Pakistan
Dr. Rizvan Sulejmani
Associate Professor
Mother Teresa University, Macedonia
Dr. Mehmet Eryigit
Abant Izzet Baysal University, Turkey

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Azis Pollozhani
Rector Mother Teresa University, Macedonia
Dr. Torla Hassan
International Islamic University, Malaysia
Dr. M. Mohsin Khan
Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar, Pakistan

Scientific Committee

Prof. Dr. Willy Arafah
Prof. Dr. Salih Barışık
Prof. Dr. Kabir Haruna Danja
Prof. Dr. Ayu Ekasari
Prof. Dr. Nurullah Genc
Prof. Dr. Akmal Hanuk
Prof. Dr. Asep Hermawan
Prof. Dr. Nasir Karim
Prof. Dr. Syafri Mandai
Prof. Dr. Tahir Rashid
Prof. Dr. Amran Bin Md Raslı
Prof. Dr. Amer Al Roubaei
Prof. Dr. Ömer Torlak
Prof. Dr. Rosman Bin Md Yusoff
Prof. Dr. Husna Leila Yusran
Trisakti University, Indonesia
Gaziosmanpaşa University, Turkey
Federal College of Education Zaira, Nigeria
Trisakti University, Indonesia
T.C. Central Bank, Turkey
Islamic Banking and Finance Center, UK
Trisakti University, Indonesia
Cecos University, Pakistan
Trisakti University, Indonesia
University of Salford, England
Technology University Malaysia
Ahlia University, Bahrain
Turkish Competition Authority, Turkey
Tun Hussien Onn University, Malaysia
Trisakti University, Indonesia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Usman Ghani
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Amar Iqbal Anwar
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Elmira Ibrayeva
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Agim Mamuti
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Khurram Sharif
Assist. Prof. Dr. Kamran Azam
Assist. Prof. Dr. Omar Camara
Assist. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Kibuuka
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sukree Langputeh
Assist. Prof. Dr. KarimUllah
Assist. Prof. Dr. Zahoor Khan
Assist. Prof. Dr. Omar Camara
Assist. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Kibuuka
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sukree Langputeh
Assist. Prof. Dr. Attaullah Shah
Assist. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Siddique
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Karim Mohammad Hussein
Institute of Management Sciences, Pakistan
Cape Breton University, Canada
Kazakistan American University, Kazakhistan
American University of Dubai, UAE
Qatar University, Qatar
International Riphah University, Pakistan
Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia
Kampala International University, Uganda
Fatoni University, Thailand
Institute of Management Sciences, Pakistan
Institute of Management Sciences, Pakistan
Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Saudi Arabia
Kampala International University, Uganda
Fatoni University, Thailand
Institute of Management Sciences, Pakistan
Institute of Management Sciences, Pakistan
University of Kharazmi, Iran

Conference Venue

15 Temmuz Kongre Kultur ve Kongre Merkezi(15 July Conference Center)
Taslıçiflik Kampusu (Tasliciftlik Campus)
Gaziosmanpasa University, Tokat, Turkey.

Main Sponsor


Anadolu Management Sociecty

Enterpreneurship Management and Strategy Research Association

Co-organized By

Moter Teresa University, Skopje, Macedonia

Gaziosmanpaşa University, Tokat, Turkey

Abant Izzet Baysal University, Bolu, Turkey

Kampala International University, Kampala, Uganda

Iqra National University

Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia

Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar, Pakistan

Contacts for Further Information

Dr. Kubilay Ozyer
Associate Professor
Gaziosmanpaşa University
Taslıciftlik Campus, 60150 Tokat/Turkey
Tel: +90-5326277595
Dr. Attaullah Shah
Assistant Professor
Institute of Management Sciences (IMSciences)
1-A, Sector E-5, Phase 7, Hayatabad, Peshawar-Pakistan
Tel: +92-345-9146115