International Society for Business Innovation & Technology Management

The 28th ISBITM Thaichung Conference

Announcement and Call for Papers

Theme " Innovation and Circular Economy in Asia Pacific Region "

We will invite the speakers from Asia Pacific Region

The conference aims to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas on the latest international business innovation developments in the field of management among researchers and practitioners in universities and industries, and to seek opportunities for collaboration among the participants. The conference is expected to foster networking, collaboration and joint effort among the conference participants to advance the theory and practice as well as to identify major trends in Innovation and Circular Economy. The ISBITM conferences have been very successful in attracting participations from all over the world. Currently, there are European BITM, African BITM and Asia Pacific BITM for our regional development.

Co-organizers and Partners

  • Institute of Innovation and Circular Economy, Asia University, Taiwan
  • University of Nottingham, UK and China
  • De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines
  • Chinese Institute of Innovation Management Development, Taiwan
  • Dalian University of Technology, China
  • International Society for Business Innovation and Technology Management

Important Dates

Submission Deadline of Abstract

Aug 31, 2019

Notification of Acceptance

Sep 15, 2019

Editorial Meetings (by invitation)

Nov 13, 2019

PostDoc Workshop (by selection)

Nov 14, 2019

Welcome Cocktail

Nov 14, 2019

Conference Dinner

Nov 15, 2019

Conference Date

Nov 14-16, 2019

Regular Papers Submission and Keynote

Authors should electronically submit ABSTRACT in MS WORD document, and to EMAIL: . The first page of the paper must contain the titles, names and affiliations of the authors, email address, and four keywords/phrases. Please identify the corresponding author giving full contact information including email address.


  • Prof. Hingkai Chan, University of Nottingham, Ninbo China
  • TBD

Excellent papers accepted and presented in this conference will be reviewed and recommended for publication in the following journals: Journal of Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers; Journal of APBITM; Progress of BITM and others. The outstanding conference papers will be recommended directly to the guest editors of the SSCI/SCI journal special issues in 2020-2021, namely: MEQ, Sustainability and RCR, who are present in the conference.

Conference Venue: M101, College of Management, Asia University, Taiwan

Conference Dinner: Evergreen Hotel, Taichung, Taiwan

Topic of Interests

  • Innovation and Circular Economy
  • Sustainable Development Goals & Sustainable Lifestyle
  • Business & Economic Decision-Making Model
  • Operations Research
  • Management Science
  • Technology Management
  • Green Innovation
  • Sustainable Finance
Regular Fee 350 USD
Student Fee 350 USD
Regular Fee(Early Bird) 300 USD
Student Fee(Early Bird) 200 USD