Call for Papers

2014 ISIS-Key West International Multidisciplinary Academic Conference

Theme: Promoting Global Progress and Excellence in Academia    


Organized by:

Institute of Strategic and International Studies-ISIS jointly with
International Academy for Advancement of Business Research-IAABR

Dates: March 16-18, 2014


The Pier House & Caribbean Spa Resort         

Address: One Duval Street, Key West, Florida USA

Deeply discounted rooms are still available at the Pier House & Caribbean
Spa Resort and at the Inn of Key West for the ISIS/IAABR Conference


The timing and location of the 2014 ISIS-Key West Conference allow blending
perfectly research, sunshine and numerous cultural tour programs on land and

The ISIS/IAABR Key West Conference offers the expected participants from
around the World the popular ISIS 2 FOR 1 ADVANTAGE: 2 OPPORTUNITIES (an
OPPORTUNITY to PUBLISH your accepted paper in one of ISIS peer-refereed
publications + an OPPORTUNITY to PRESENT the results of your work at an

The Editors and Editorial Board Members of the ISIS journals are truly
distinguished faculty, who earned their Doctoral degrees from leading
academic institutions, such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
and who are holders of numerous international awards, among which is the
recognition as "The Most Outstanding World Researcher". All members of the
ISIS Academic Board represent recognized universities from all continents.


KEY WEST, the southernmost city in the continental United States, has
something for everyone. Discover the haunts of Ernest Hemingway and
Tennessee Williams or go back in time to discover the world of pirates,
treasure, and shipwrecks. Tour the city and view beautiful architecture and
gardens or take a snorkeling or diving trip in the American Caribbean
Paradise. End the day with a famous Key West sunset!

Journals Sponsoring 2014 ISIS/IAARB International Multidisciplinary Academic
Conference in KEY WEST:

.         Journal of Strategic and International Studies

.         Review of Strategic and International Studies

.         Journal of Academy for Advancement of Business Research

.         Review of Business and Economic Studies

.         Review of Social Studies, Law, and Psychology

Keynote Speaker of the ISIS-Key West International Multidisciplinary
Academic Conference is Dr. Charles Wankel, Professor of Management at
<> St. John's University's
Tobin College of Business (New York, USA). Dr. Wankel has received many
awards for his research and service to the profession from the Academy of
Management (AOM), the premier scholarly society for the discipline. He is
regularly a visiting researcher and lecturer in nations around the world,
and he has served as a  <> Fulbright Fellow and with
support from the United Nations Development Program and the Open Society
Fund in Eastern Europe. In addition to his position at St. John's, he is
Vice Rector at the Poznań University of Business in Poland, and serves as a
faculty member of the Rotterdam School of Management in the Netherlands.

Keynote Address: "Applications of Social Media in World-class Business

Papers related to all areas of Accounting, Banking, Business Ethics,
Communication & Media, e-Business, e-Government, e-Learning, Ecology,
Economics, Engineering, Environment & Life Sciences, Entrepreneurship,
Finance, Gender Studies, Globalization, Human Resources, IT, Law & Legal
Studies, Leadership, Logistics, Management, Marketing, Political Science,
Psychology, Security Studies, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sustainable
Development, and Women Studies are invited for the above international
conference, which is expected to be attended by authors from nearly all
parts of the World. People without papers can also participate in this
conference, and they are invited to serve as session chairs or discussants,
as well as informal contributors to the academic quality of this
international event. 

To submit your full paper or abstract for this conference, please email it
as an attachment (acceptable formats are .doc and .docx;) to
<mailto:[log in to unmask]> [log in to unmask] 

All conference submissions will be double blind peer-refereed by members of
the Conference Review Committee. Authors will be notified of the review
outcome within 2-3 weeks after the arrival of their submissions.

FULL PAPERS submitted by FEBRUARY 20TH, 2014 will be considered for
publication in one of the double-blind, peer-refereed Journals Sponsoring
2014 ISIS-Key West International Multidisciplinary Academic Conference or
the refereed Conference Proceedings with ISBN number. The authors of these
articles will receive their publications in person while still attending the
ISIS conference in Key West (one copy per a registered participant will be
provided free of charge). 

Authors of ABSTRACTS submitted by MARCH 1st, and which would meet the
selection criteria of the Conference Review Committee, will be given the
chance to present their work in progress at the ISIS/IAABR Conference in Key
West. These abstracts will be published in a separate section of the
refereed Conference Proceedings. If the authors decide to complete their
work in progress after the conference, they could also submit their
COMPLETED PAPERS by June 15th, 2014, in order to be considered for
publication in a later issue of one of the double-blind, peer-refereed ISIS
Journals . 

Authors, who could NOT travel to Key West for visa or other reasons, may
PARTICIPATE VIRTUALLY in the ISIS/IAABR conference, and these authors will
have the same publication opportunities, as the regular conference

The regular registration fee is $330 (the reduced registration fee for
virtual participants via Skype is $280),  and the regular registration fee
includes: 1) the popular ISIS 2 FOR 1 ADVANTAGE: 2 OPPORTUNITIES (an
OPPORTUNITY to PUBLISH your accepted paper in one of ISIS peer-refereed
publications + an OPPORTUNITY to PRESENT the results of your work at an
INTERNATIONAL FORUM) for 1 LOW FEE; 2) one printed issue of the journal or
Proceedings CD containing your paper; 3) an Official Certificate for
International Conference participation; 4) the Conference Luncheon and
Keynote Address; 5) Attending all Conference sessions 6) Attending all
Social and Networking events; 7) Attending the Welcome Reception and Coffee
Breaks; 8) Listing of your presentation in the program; 9) an Opportunity to
meet, exchange ideas, and network with your international colleagues in a
friendly environment + 10) Explore the American Caribbean Paradise of Key

Pre-Conference Activities (March 15-16)

1. The World Famous Conch Tour Train in Key West

2. Day Trip to Fort Jefferson Dry Tortugas National Park (Only 70 miles from
Key West. but out of this World!)   <>

3. Old Town Trolley Tour of Key West

4. Earnest Hemingway House and Museum   <>

5. Harry Truman's Little While House

6. Dolphin Encounters (In the Straits of Florida!)

7. The Key West Coral Reefs (While snorkeling Key West's reefs, you will see
a fascinating world of colorful fish and amazing coral reef structure - the
second largest in the World, and the largest the Northern Hemisphere!)

8. Jolly Rover Party Sunset Cruise  <>


For any inquiries, please contact the Conference Organizing Committee via
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Conference Chair: Detelin Elenkov, Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of
Technology '92) 

Professor and Norris Family Endowed Chair, Angelo State University, Texas

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