Call for Short Papers and Abstracts
31st Annual Conference of the
International Information Management Association (IIMA)
the University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
Monday, October 19 – Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Theme: Human-Centric Digitalisation
The International Information Management Association was founded in 1989, with the mission of providing a unique blend of high-quality academic research and social interaction. The 30th annual meeting aims to promote the dynamic exchange of ideas among researchers, educators, developers and practitioners who share their research and disseminate innovations in education, business, and government. This conference is devoted to examining and sharing how business analytics and technology innovations can help us succeed in a world where information is increasingly taking center stage. Come, join and share with us in New York.
Conference topics include but are not limited to:
Accounting and Auditing Applications
Biomedical and Healthcare Informatics
Business Analytics and Business Intelligence
Cultural and Societal Implications of IT
Cyber Security and Privacy
Data and Knowledge Management
|E-Learning and Teaching Innovations
Emerging Technology Innovations
Gaming and Simulations
Legal and Ethical Issues in an Information-Driven World
Networks and Wireless Technologies
Organizational Impacts of Information Systems
Social Networking and Electronic Communication
Strategic Management of IT
Submission and Registration:
Abstract/Paper submission deadline: May 3, 2020
• Conference Acceptance notification: June 1, 2020
• Final version Due: July 3, 2020
• Early bird registration until: September 15, 2020
Early Registration Fee: $275 Students: $125 Early Bird
Regular Registration Fee: $350 Students: $150
Marco Blom, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
Evelien Heijmans, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
Conference Chair: Diana Boekman, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, firstname.lastname@example.org
Program Chair: Pascal Ravesteijn, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, email@example.com
Conference Co Chair Rene Boekman, NNCourage, firstname.lastname@example.org
SUBMISSIONS Of Short Papers and Abstracts
Please submit to IIMA 2020 via Easy Chair https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iima2020. Submissions to IIMA 2020 must not already have been published in a journal, presented at another conference, or be currently under consideration for publication or presentation elsewhere. All submissions will be reviewed by the track chairs and selected peer reviewers. All reviews are double blind.
Papers must follow the guidelines in the current Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA). The language of the conference and related publications is English. Each submitted paper must include an abstract and must conform to the following format: First page: title, author(s), address, phone,email address, abstract. Second and subsequent pages: title, full manuscript (limited to 25 double-spaced pages). Each accepted paper must be presented at the conference and be accompanied by paid registration. Accepted papers will be published in the IIMA 2020 Proceedings. The best papers of the conference will be sent to the Communications of the IIMA (CIIMA), a double blind, peer-reviewed publication (ISSN: 1543-5970 print & ISSN: 1941-6687 on-line) (http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/ciima/).
Panel or Workshop proposals:
To propose a panel or a workshop on any of the conference themes, contact the program chair (email@example.com). For a panel, provide the session topic and a list of 3-5 potential panellists. For a workshop, provide a short description (800 words) of the proposed workshop.
A panel discussion provides an opportunity for public discussion amongst a selected group of panelists. IIMA 2020 will set aside space for those who wish to pursue discussion of a particular topic or issue. Panel discussion proposal submissions must include (1) title, (2) short abstract: approximately 300 words, (3) organizer(s): names and affiliations of the organizers(s) and participants (if known), (4) length: usually 90 minutes in length and (5) purpose, goals, expected outcomes and contribution to the conference theme (approximately 300 words).
IIMA 2020 invites proposals for workshops that offer the attendees a review of a specific IS field by leading researchers. Workshop proposals should include (1) title, (2) short abstract, (3) detailed outline, (4) objectives and motivation, (4) a CV of the proposer(s), and (5) prior history of the workshop presentations and number of past attendees, if applicable.
Collaboration with IIMA Journals:
Submitted abstracts and short papers can later be expanded to full papers and submitted to one of the two following journals: Communications of the IIMA (CIIMA) 1941-6687-on-line, or the Journal of International Technology and Information Management (JITIM) 1941-6679-online. Submit papers at https://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/jitim/ or https://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/ciima/