Call for Papers 21st PARIS International Academic Conference on Business, Economics, Finance and Accounting Theme: "Promoting Social and Economic Progress: Sustainability, Diversity and Inclusion" ORGANIZED by: International Association of Applied Business Research® - IAABR® DATES: July 21 - 23, 2017 July 21 is reserved for Pre-Conference activities PLACE: Paris, France Hotel Mercure Paris Porte de Pantin Address: 22 Avenue Jean Lolive, Pantin - PARIS, FRANCE DEADLINES: FULL PAPERS - JULY 8, 2017. All full-paper submissions will be reviewed for publication in one of the double-blind, peer-refereed Journals Sponsoring the 2016 PARIS CONFERENCE or the refereed Conference Proceedings with ISBN number. The authors of these articles will receive their publications in person while still attending the Academic OASIS/ IAABR Conference in Paris (one copy per a registered participant will be provided free of charge). ABSTRACTS - JULY 10, 2017. The authors of all accepted abstracts will have the chance to PRESENT THEIR RESEARCH IN PROGRESS at the PARIS Conference which will also give them the OPPORTUNITY to submit their COMPLETED PAPERS by DECEMBER 1ST, 2016, in order to be considered for a journal publication. REGULAR REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JULY 12, 2017 EARLY BIRD BONUS: All conference participants, who complete their registration, including the payment of all conference dues, by JUNE 15th will receive a COMPLIMENTARY VOUCHER to cover the cost of AN ONE-DAY SIGHTSEEING BUS TOUR OF PARIS to take place on July 23rd. Our PARIS Conference is for people, who want to participate in a major international forum, get published, network with colleagues from many countries and sharing similar or complementary interests, and have fun in Paris, the City of Light and Capital of Fashion! Papers related to all areas of Accounting, Banking, Business Ethics, Communication & Media, e-Business, e-Government, e-Learning, Ecology, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environment & Life Sciences, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Gender Studies, Globalization, Human Resources, Information Technology, Innovation and Creativity, Law & Legal Studies, Leadership, Logistics, Management, Marketing, Political Science, Psychology, Security Studies, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sustainable Development, and Women Studies are invited to this 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. Journals Sponsoring the 2017 PARIS CONFERENCE: - Journal of Advancements in Applied Business Research (JAABR) - Journal of Advancements in Economics, Finance & Accounting (JAEFA) - Journal of Strategic and International Studies (JSIS) - Journal of Organizational Advancement, Strategic and Institutional Studies (JOASIS) - Journal of Psychology and Social Studies (JPSS) The Executive Boards of Academic OASIS and IAABR are very pleased to announce that the Keynote Address at the 2017 Paris International Academic Conference will be delivered by Dr. Ursula Schinzel, United Business Institutes, Luxemburg and University of Nicosia, Nicosia, Republic of Cyprus. To submit your full paper or abstract, please email it as an attachment (acceptable formats are .doc and .docx) to [log in to unmask] (please put “PARIS CONFERENCE” in the Subject line of your message). All submissions will be double blind peer-refereed by members of the Conference Review Committee. Authors will be notified of the review outcome within 3-4 weeks after the arrival of their submissions. Authors, who could NOT travel to Paris for visa or other reasons, may PARTICIPATE VIRTUALLY in the IAABR/ Academic OASIS conference, and these authors will have the same publication opportunities, as the regular conference presenters. The regular registration fee is €330 (the reduced registration fee for virtual participants via Skype is €295, and the special student fee is €280). The regular registration fee includes: 1) the popular Academic OASIS/ IAABR 2 FOR 1 ADVANTAGE - 2 OPPORTUNITIES: an OPPORTUNITY to PUBLISH your accepted paper or abstract in a PEER-REFEREED PUBLICATION with ISSN or ISBN number issued by the Library of the Congress + 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, Receptions, Coffee Breaks and Keynote Address; 5) Attending all Conference sessions and symposia; 6) Attending all Social and Networking events; 7) Listing of your presentation in the Official Conference Program; 8) Explore the history, culture, and night life of PARIS, the City of Light and Capital of Fashion! For inquiries, please contact the Conference Organizing Committee via [log in to unmask] or visit our Websites: <http://www.IAABR.com> www.IAABR.com. Conference Chair: Prof. Dr. Faridah Djellal, Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, Lille 1 University – Science and Technology, FRANCE. ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.