From: Douglas M. Turco
Date: Dec 6, 2007 3:27 AM
Subject: Call for papers - 2008 IMDA World Business Congress
Below please find information on the 17th World Business Congress of the International Management Development Association (IMDA) to be held in Paramaribo, Suriname 18-22 June 2008. The Congress is organized and hosted jointly by FHR Lim A Po School of Management in partnership with Maastricht School of Management (MSM). Scholarly papers, panel/special session proposals, and case study exercises for presentation and subsequent publication in the refereed congress proceedings are invited. In addition to sharing scholarship regarding global business issues, the congress offers an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues from around the world and exchange of information and ideas on a variety of global topics/tracks.
Each paper submitted for consideration should have a global/international orientation and must be scholarly in content. Manuscripts submitted must be complete papers, ready for blind review, to be included in the congress proceedings. A work-in-progress may be reviewed and considered for presentation, included in the program even though not published in the Congress proceedings. Manuscripts should be submitted to the appropriate track co-chair by 15 March 2008 in a form outlined in the Call for Papers (
Congress tracks that may be of interest to you include:
30. Sport Management in Global Markets: Dr. Douglas Michele Turco, Department of Human Kinetics, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530, USA, Tel: (610) 683-4379, E-mail:
and Dr. Martin Brett, Director of Sport Management Program, Department of Business, DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034, USA, Tel: (610) 282-1100, Ext. 1832, Fax: (610) 282-2254, E-mail:
6. Global Tourism Development: Dr. Said M. Ladki, Department of Business Administration, Lebanese American University, P.O. Box. 13-5053, Beirut, Lebanon, Tel: +961- 186-7618, Ext. 1299, Cell: +961- 391-7618, E-mail:
and Dr. Mihaela Dinu, Vice-President-International Programs, Romanian American University, 1-B, Expozitiel, 012101 Bucharest, Romania, Tel: +40-744-480176, Fax: +4021-318-3566, E-mail:
Please see the IMDA World Business Congress site: www.imbda.cc
for additional information on tracks, registration, and accommodations. Feel free to share this call for papers with your colleagues.
I look forward to seeing you in Suriname!
With kind regards,
Douglas Michele Turco, Ph.D., Professor
Department of Human Kinetics
Kutztown, PA 19530 USA