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ICASCM 2017 : 19th International Conference on Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICASCM

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICASCM 2017: 19th International Conference on Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICASCM 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Administrative Sciences and Crisis Management. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Financial Decision-Making among Finance Students: An Empirical Study from the Czech Republic
Barbora Chmelíková
2) The Evaluation of Event Sport Tourism on Regional Economic Development
Huei-Wen Lin, Huei-Fu Lu
3) Motivating Factors of Couple Involvement in Copreneurship Businesses in Malaysia
Norasmah Othman, Suzana Mohamed, Salpiah Suradi
4) Software Engineering Inspired Cost Estimation for Process Modelling
Felix Baumann, Aleksandar Milutinovic, Dieter Roller
5) A Business Model Design Process for Social Enterprises: The Critical Role of the Environment
Hadia Abdel Aziz, Raghda El Ebrashi
6) Entrepreneurship and the Discovery and Exploitation of Business Opportunities: Empirical Evidence from the Malawian Tourism Sector
Aravind Mohan Krishnan
7) Basic Business-Forces behind the Surviving and Sustainable Organizations: The Case of Medium Scale Contractors in South Africa
Iruka C. Anugwo, Winston M. Shakantu
8) Corporate Governance in Network Marketing Organizations: The Role of Ethics and CSR
Venugopal Kummamuru
9) Investors’ Misreaction to Subsequent Bad News
Liang-Chien Lee, Chih-Hsiang Chang, Ying-Shu Tseng
10) Improving the Quantification Model of Internal Control Impact on Banking Risks
M. Ndaw, G. Mendy, S. Ouya
11) Simulation Modeling and Analysis of In-Plant Logistics at a Cement Manufacturing Plant in India
Sachin Kamble, Shradha Gawankar
12) Multidimensional Sports Spectators Segmentation and Social Media Marketing
B. Schmid, C. Kexel, E. Djafarova
13) Transform to Succeed: An Empirical Analysis of Digital Transformation in Firms
Sarah E. Stief, Anne Theresa Eidhoff, Markus Voeth
14) Small Businesses as Vehicles for Job Creation in North-West Nigeria
Mustapha Shitu Suleiman, Francis Neshamba, Nestor Valero-Silva
15) Characteristics of Football Spectators Using Second Screen
Florian Pfeffel, Christoph A. Kexel, Peter Kexel, Maria Ratz