The Objectives

Main Theme

“Study of contemporary economic, financial, and administrative conditions in the age of globalization”.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Financial Innovation, Transparency and Accountability
  • Governance, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
  • Organizational Complexity
  • Key Audit Matters
  • Marketing Strategy and Innovation
  • Information Systems (IS) Innovation, Adoption and Diffusion
  • The Importance of Research in Economic and Business Management
  • Public Debt Management and Its Impact on The National Economy


The conference aims to provide an international platform for academicians and researchers to share their studies, insights and views about all aspects of Economics and Business Research and to discourse on contemporary economic, financial and administration conditions in the context of globalization. Therefore, this event will be an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues, to exchange knowledge and experience and to extend the network of contacts.

The Submission

Prospective authors are kindly invited to submit full text papers including results, tables, figures and references. Full text papers (.doc) will be accepted via EasyChair submission system, on or before May 15, 2019.

All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication.
Organizers will use plagiarism detection system Turnitin to screen submitted papers.

All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.
The texts can be written in Arabic, in French or in English. The papers will be limited to 8000 words or 25 pages (double-spaced, Times New Roman, 12-point font).

An author can make only one contribution. One author’s name can appear in only one submission. It is not allowed to modify the list of authors after the submission deadline. When submitting the paper, it is extremely important to put the full list (in the correct order). If the paper is accepted, the authors can't be modified later on. All inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Dr. Marie K. Aboujaoude, Academic Conference Coordinator

+961 (0)3 520856


Full Paper Submission: April 15, 2019 extended to May 15, 2019
Acceptance Notification: June 15, 2019 extended to July 15, 2019
Final Full Paper Submission: July 15, 2019 extended to August 15, 2019
Deadline for registration: September 15, 2019 extended to October 10, 2019
Conference: November 14–15, 2019

The Registration

Registration Rules

Candidates are advised to visit our website regularly for updates.

All Paper presenters & conference attendees require pre-registration.

Only registered participants are allowed to attend the conference.

Each participant must register individually.

If you have submitted a conference paper, please wait until we inform you about the status of your paper; otherwise please follow the following procedure.

At least one author of each accepted paper must register by October 10 2019 and present the paper at the conference.

Please note that only those with accepted paper can register as presenters.

The paid registration fee cannot be refund.

Please make sure you read the “Conference Registration Fees and Payments” document carefully.

Please also make sure you provide us with correct, complete information and accurate spelling.

Registration Documents

  • Download and fill the Registration Form

  • Scanned copy of Bank transfer receipt.

  • Students are required to send a scanned copy of the student status proof (e.g., a letter issued by the university).

    • The proof document contains minimally the following information:
    • 1) Student name
    • 2) Student matriculation number (student ID with photo)
    • 3) Expected graduation date should be later than the conference date.
    • 4) University name

All required documents must be sent to the following account:

An email of acknowledgement will be sent to you within one week after receiving your complete registration form and payment. If you don’t receive the email, please send an email to


Category A

Scientific Committee members



Category B

Author of accepted paper (the presenter – only one)



Category C

Author with accepted paper (non-presenting author)

250 USD


Category D

participant / listener (student)

200 USD


Category E

participant / listener (non-student)

450 USD


Category F

Special guest (The registration will be done by the Organizing Committee)

Registration fee include:

  • Conference attendance
  • Lunch and coffee breaks on each day of the 2 days of the conference
  • Social event and dinner on the last day of the conference

Registration fee exclude:

  • Airfare
  • transportation
  • parking fees
  • hotel accommodations, or other incidentals.
  • Accommodations will need to be procured separately.

The Committee


Prof. Dr. Khalil FEGHALI, Lebanese University, Lebanon, (Chairman)
Prof. Dr. Tarek ABDEEN, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, Egypt
Prof. Dr. Jaafar ABDEL-KHALEK, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Anis ABOU DIAB, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Sandrella ABOU FAYAD, Lebanese University, Lebanese University
Dr. Marie K. ABOU JAOUDE, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Richard ABOU MOUSSA, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Apostolos AMPOUNTOLAS, Boston University, USA
Prof. Dr. George AOUN, Saint Joseph University, Lebanon
Dr. Chadi AZMEH, International University for Science and Technology, Syria
Prof. Dr. Nisreen BAHNAN, Salem State University, USA
Prof. Dr. Laurent CAPPELLETTI, CNAM Paris, France
Prof. Dr. Fadi CHAKIK, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Nadine DUBRUC, Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne, France
Prof. Dr. Mireille Chidiak El-HAJJ, Lebanese University
Prof. Dr. Vida Davidavičienė, Vilnius Gediminas Technical, Lithuania
Prof. Dr. Latifa GHALAYINI, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Jorge Marx GÓMEZ, Oldenburg University, Oldenburg, Germany
Prof. Dr. GEORGE M. JABBOUR, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA

Prof. Dr. Naji JAMMAL, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Ali KALAKECH, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Victoria KHNOUF, Arab International University, Syria
Prof. Dr. Saiid LADKI, Lebanese American University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Richard LADWEIN, IAE – Université de Lille, France
Dr. Thierry LEVY, Université Paris 8, France
Prof. Dr. Selim MEKDESSI, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Walid MOUDANI, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Sulaiman MOUSELLI, Arab International University, Syria
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud MRAD, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Ghislaine PELLAT, Université Grenoble Alpes, France
Dr. Elias RAAD, Lebanese American University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Jurgita RAUDELIŪNIENĖ, Vilnius Gediminas Technical, Lithuania
Prof. Dr. Wadad SAAD, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Mario SABA, Carson College of Business, Washington State University, USA
Prof. Dr. Hassan SALEH, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Adriana SCHIOPOIU BURLEA, University of Craiova, Romania
Prof. Dr. Ahmed SHAHIN, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Antoine TANNOUS, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Dr. Ali TERMOS, American University in Bulgaria
Prof. Dr. Inaya WAHIDI, Lebanese University, Lebanon
Prof. Dr. Mohamad WEHBE, Lebanese University, Lebanon

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