Theme: “Inclusive Business, Innovation, Society and Economic Growth”                                                                                                                                                                                                    

4th International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences
(4th IRC 2019-Malaysian Chapter)

December 18-19, 2019
Putra Business School, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For online submission: www.globalcsrc.org/irc2019my/submit

or email your abstract/full paper to: irc2019my@putrabs.edu.my

Last date to submit abstract/full paper has been extended to : November 29, 2019

ABOUT CONFERENCE
Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy (CSRC) and Putra Business School, Malaysia in collaboration with School of Economics and Institute of Management Sciences, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan; UN Principles of Responsible Management Education (UN PRME); and other esteemed collaborating institutions seek to invite academicians and research scholars to submit their abstract/full papers for presentation at 4th International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences-Malaysian Chapter to be held on December 18-19, 2019 at Putra Business School, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The 4th IRC 2019 is the premier forum to discuss research, practice and policy issues related to sustainability challenges in emerging and developing economies. This mega event is sponsored by a number of well-known peer-reviewed and indexed journals along with books edited by distinguished scholars. The International Scientific Committee is comprising of distinguished academicians and research scholars in the areas of economics, business and social sciences.

SUBMISSION, REVIEW PROCESS & ACCEPTANCE NOTICE
Authors can send either abstract (Maximum 300 words) and/or full papers in the areas of economics, business and various disciplines of social sciences via online submission system at www.globalcsrc.org/irc2019my/submit.

Alternatively, submissions can be emailed to: irc2019my@putrabs.edu.my. All papers/abstract must contain the title, authors’ names, affiliation, area of research and contact information. The authors can submit abstract/full paper by October 20, 2019. The reviewers’ panel of the conference is comprised of diverse yet distinguished academics and practitioners.

KEY DATES

Last date to submit abstract/full paper (Extended) November 29, 2019
Notification of Acceptance/Excuse (Extended) December 5, 2019
Early Come Registration Deadline @ Discount Fee (Extended) November 15, 2019
Regular Registration Deadline @Regular Fee December 10, 2019

CONFERENCE FEE
Early Come Registration Fee (On or before November 15, 2019)

Students (PhD & MS Scholars) USD 160 (RM 650)
Faculty member USD 200 (RM 800)
Additional Paper or accompanying person/Co-author USD 80 (RM 300)
Special Track for HEC Recognized Journal Publication USD 650 (RM 2750)

Regular Fee (After November 15, 2019)

Students (PhD & MS Scholars) USD 200 (RM 800)
Faculty member USD 225 (RM 900)
Additional Paper or accompanying person/Co-author USD 120 (RM 500)
Special Track for HEC Recognized Journal Publication USD 800 (RM 3350)
  • Includes conference luncheon, certificates, pre-conference workshop, accommodation for early come registered authors on twin sharing basis, publication of abstract in the conference proceedings with ISBN and ISSN, publication of full paper in either of sponsoring journals and membership of CSRC as Research Associate

CONFERENCE TRACKS
Both empirical and conceptual research papers (abstract/work-in-progress papers or full paper) can be submitted in the various sub-areas of Economics, Business Management, Accounting and Finance and Social Sciences/Arts/Humanities.

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS AND PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY
Conference proceedings, in the form of book of abstracts with ISBN and ISSN, will be published by the Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy and University Press of Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan. The conference proceedings will be available on conference website in downloadable form.

The 4th International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences is honored to have distinguished sponsoring journals. All accepted full papers will be published in either of the sponsoring journals. 

WORKSHOP ON GUIDE TO GETTING PUBLISHED
The conference program also includes high-valued Workshop ‘Guide to Getting Published’ for the participants. The editorial delegate from reputed international publishers and senior editors of ISI/Scopus indexed journals will deliver the workshop related to journal writing and publishing in the areas of economics, business and social sciences. Participating faculty members and research scholars will get excellent opportunity to interact and network with the editorial staff of high impact journals and get hands-on information related to publication opportunities and research support funding. The participants of workshop will be awarded workshop certificate as well in addition to the conference presentation certificate.

Those early come participants registered before the due date will be entitled to free entry to the workshop. Participants registered after due date will have to pay fee (RM 200) for the workshop.

MEMBERSHIP, AWARDS AND CERTIFICATES
All conference participants will be offered free membership to become Research Associate of the Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy. This will allow you to be part of collaborative research projects with international community of scholars and enhance your research output in a meaningful way to impact the world around. The members will also be able join our future conferences, seminars and workshops at a discounted rate. Best Paper Award and Outstanding Paper award in each track will be conferred.

CONFERENCE CERTIFICATES
Certificate of presentation will be issued to participants for presenting their research at the conference. Certificate of chairing a session will be issued to session chairs acknowledging their contribution in the conference. The participants of Guide to Getting Published workshop will be awarded workshop certificate. The participants will also receive membership certificate of CSRC as Research Associate. Certificate of Best Paper Award and Outstanding Paper Presentation award in each track will be conferred.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE

Prof. Dr. Zulkornain Yusop, President & Conference Chair; Putra Business School, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Kuperan Viswanathan, Conference Co-chair; OYA Graduate School of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdul Halim Abdul Majid, Conference Coordinator; Universiti Utara Malaysia
Dr. Sulaman Hafeez Siddiqui, Conference Secretary; The Islamia University of Bahawalpur Pakistan

CONTACT THE CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
irc2019my@putrabs.edu.my

Looking forward to welcome you.

PROF. DR. ZULKORNAIN YUSOP
Conference Chair
President and CEO,
Putra Business School, Universiti Putra Malaysia

On Behalf of the Conference Committee

4th IRC 2019-MY Chapter
December 18-19, 2019 at Putra Business School,
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

www.globalcsrc.org/irc2019my
irc2019my@putrabs.edu.my